0
Broadband

Orange Poland connects first 1,000 schools to fibre-optic broadband

Monday 2 July 2018 | 09:14 CET | News
Thank to the investments of Orange Poland, 1,000 schools are ready for broadband connections under the National Educational Network (OSE) project, said Witold Drozdz, Executive Director for Corporate Affairs at Orange Poland, during the conference Cities in the Internet in Gdansk, reported Telko.in. In total, Orange plans to connect 8,000 schools to the fibre-optic network in the next few years. Forty-five percent of the schools to get internet access under the OSE are located in white spot areas, selected by the Ministry of Digitisation for subsidies under the Operational Programme Digital

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Fixed
Companies: Orange Poland
Countries: Poland
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Orange Poland, Vectra, Exatel provide connectivity for educational network

Published 12 Nov 2018 10:35 CET | Poland
Orange Poland, Vectra and Exatel have won a contract from NASK to provide data transmission services between the ODF located at ...

NASK updates broadband for schools programme schedule

Published 15 Aug 2018 13:05 CET | Poland
At the end of July, the Polish research institute NASK recorded 76 contracts with schools for their connection to the National ...

Orange Poland Q2 revenues down 2.6 percent, strong growth in convergence revenues

Published 25 Jul 2018 10:56 CET | Poland
Orange Poland recorded revenues of PLN 2.77 billion in the second quarter, down by 2.6 percent year-on-year. Adjusted EBITDA ...

Poland awards first loans for network construction under POPC

Published 23 Jul 2018 14:30 CET | Poland
The Polish Association for Social and Economic Investments (TISE) has signed four agreements with entrepreneurs to provide loans ...

Orange Poland sponsors Open'er festival, tests LTE-M charging system

Published 04 Jul 2018 11:32 CET | Poland
Orange Poland is offering all its mobile customers 10 GB of data free, valid for seven days, to mark its sponsorship of the ...

Orange Poland initiates fibre alliance in West-Pomerania

Published 30 May 2018 13:49 CET | Poland
Orange Poland has initiated the establishment of the West-Pomeranian Fibre-Optics Union, in order to expand broadband access, ...

NASK receives bids to build National Educational Network

Published 12 Apr 2018 10:19 CET | Poland
Polish research institute NASK has opened the bids for providing data transmission services for the National Educational Network ...