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New Swedish wireless broadband trade body starts up

Monday 20 March 2017 | 13:33 CET | News

The Swedish Wireless Fibre Suppliers’ Association, STFL, has been replaced by the Association for Wireless Broadband Infrastructure, or STBI. The aim of the new trade organisation is to improve knowledge of how wireless infrastructure can contribute to efficient broadband expansion, alongside terrestrial fibre, annd how it can improve network robustness. The founder-members are Teracom Broadband Networks and Vixor Wireless Broadband Infrastructure, Bluecom, Eltel, NEC, Ceragon and Scanmast.

Vixor CEO Tony Petersson will be interim chair of the STBI, and Teracom Broadband Networks head Jan Backman is its spokesperson. Other interested parties are invited to join. The association will provide information to authorities, decision makers, broadband coordinators, network owners and potential users.



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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ceragon / Eltel / NEC / Teracom
Countries: Sweden
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