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GTT picks GTD to upgrade broadband network

Thursday 27 April 2017 | 11:00 CET | News
The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has contracted US technology integrator General Datatech (GDT) to carry out a major upgrade of its broadband system, reports local website Demerara Waves. The aim is improve the network to support greater speed and data demand in the long term, with the upgrade expected to be completed between July and September. However, the operator warned customers that they could experience "intermittent" internet outages over the next few months.

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Companies: Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company
Countries: Guyana
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