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Open Fiber wins FTTH Council Europe operator award

Wednesday 14 February 2018 | 13:59 CET | News
The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility giant Enel and state lender CDP has received the FTTH Council Europe Operator Award for the company's overall contribution to FTTH at the industry body's annual conference in Valencia. Open Fiber was rewarded for igniting rapid fibre deployment in the Italian market, acting as a disruptor in the sector and investing massively in FTTH.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: FTTH Council Europe / Gigaclear / Open Fiber
Countries: Europe / Italy / United Kingdom
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