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Italy adds 1 mln 100 Mbps fibre lines in year to June

Tuesday 20 November 2018 | 15:45 CET | News
The number of Italian fibre-optic lines offering speeds of 100 Mbps or over reached 2.4 million at the end of the second quarter of 2018, up over 1 million year on year, according to preliminary data from regulator Agcom. The total number of fixed broadband lines rose by 810,000 year on year to 16.9 million, thanks mainly to the growth of FTTC and FTTH connections. Accesses offering speeds of 30 to 100 Mbps climbed by 1.97 million to around 4 million, and lines with data transfer speeds of over 30 Mbps made up 38 percent of the total at the end of June, up from 31 percent just three months

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