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Optus inks HFC network agreement with NBN Co

Sunday 14 December 2014 | 05:30 CET | News
Australian operator Optus has signed an agreement with NBN Co, the Australian company rolling out the National Broadband Network (NBN), on the future of its Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) network to enable the accelerated roll-out of Australia's NBN. Under the terms of the deal, Optus will progressively transfer ownership of its coaxial cable and ancillary assets to NBN Co, while retaining ownership of strategic aerial fibre assets used to connect mobile base stations and business customers.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: NBN Co / Optus
Countries: Australia
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