Open Fiber activates gigabit fibre service in Modica

Tuesday 19 October 2021 | 15:48 CET | News
Italian wholesale operator Open Fiber said the first commercial fibre-optic offers using its network are now available in the Sicilian town of Modica. Residents living in a total of 5,000 premises can now sign up to FTTH connections at download speeds of up to 10 Gbps as part of a EUR 6 million investment to connect a total of 17,000 homes and businesses.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Open Fiber
Countries: Italy
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