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Nokia, Huawei support Openreach G.fast roll-out

Thursday 22 September 2016 | 19:58 CET | News
BT announced that Openreach has selected Huawei and Nokia to provide a range of equipment to support its ultrafast broadband roll out across the UK. Both companies have been working with Openreach on G.fast technology trials in Huntingdon, Gosforth and Swansea. They will provide switches, modems and cabinet 'side pods' to help deliver download speeds up to 330 Mbps to 10 million homes and businesses by end-2020. The new equipment will be rolled out in parts of Gillingham and Cherry Hinton later in 2016.

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Countries: United Kingdom
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