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Openreach, Berkeley deliver fibre broadband to new homes

Tuesday 25 July 2017 | 10:55 CET | News
Berkeley Group, a new homes developer, is working with Openreach in a nationwide project to connect new housing developments with FTTP technology. Research by the housing developer found that access to fibre broadband is now almost as important to new home buyers as electricity and running water. So far in 2017, Berkeley has adopted full-fibre technology across almost all of its developments. 

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Companies: Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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