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Infraco launches national network in South Africa

Friday 19 November 2010 | 10:21 CET | News
Broadband Infraco, South Africa's long-distance open-access carrier network, was officially opened to the market, offering a 12,125-km fibre network capable of bandwidth services between 155Mbps and 10Gbps. The state-owned enterprise was formed three years ago when the government combined Eskom and Transnet's infrastructure, with the aim of providing a backbone that would aid in reducing the costs of communication in South Africa. Now Infraco will officially begin to sell high-capacity long-distance transmission services to licensed fixed and mobile network operators, internet service

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Broadband infraco
Countries: South Africa
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