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NGN to provide fibre for upgrade of 1,500 Telefonica Germany mobile sites

Tuesday 24 April 2018 | 13:55 CET | News
Telefonica Germany said it has signed a cooperation agreement with telecommunications service provider NGN Fiber Network (NGN) for a multi-year expansion project in which Telefonica will upgrade at least 1,500 of its mobile transmission sites with fibre-optic cable from NGN. Customers of Telefonica Germany will benefit from increased capacities on its LTE network, including faster internet, and the upgrade will also enable Telefonica to pave the way for 5G transmissions.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NGN Fiber Network / Telefonica Germany
Countries: Germany
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