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Linkem and Fastweb connect first 3 localities to 5G FWA service

Monday 14 December 2020 | 09:31 CET | News
Italian wireless broadband operator Linkem and network partner Fastweb have officially launched their 5G FWA (Fixed Wireless Access) service, promising speeds of up to 1Gbps, in 3 localities in the south of the country. In a statement, Linkem said the 5G FWA service is now available in Modugno, Grottaglie and Avellino, the first 3 of the 50 localities the operator aims to connect by the end of this year, rising to 500 by the end of next year. part of a commitment to bridge the digital divide in "historically disadvantaged" areas of southern Italy.

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