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Italy to bring 100 Mbps broadband to all schools by 2020

Wednesday 28 October 2015 | 10:33 CET | News
Italy's industry and education ministries have signed a memorandum of understanding to prioritise the country's schools in the country's fibre-optic expansion plan, allocating EUR 600 million to bring broadband at speeds of up to 100 Mbps to all Italian schools by 2020. At the presentation of the National Digital Schools Plan, the country's education minister Stefania Giannini said the rollout would "ensure connectivity is no longer just a surplus accessory but a right." Italian undersecretary for economic development in charge of telecommunications, Antonello Giacomelli, added that "this MoU

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