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Stokab deploys Europe's first 1,000-fibre cable in Stockholm

Tuesday 8 May 2012 | 12:14 CET | News
Stokab said it has deployed a 1,000-fibre cable, the first in Europe, to boost its network in Stockholm. Stokab is owned by Stockholm city council and is charged with stimulating development in the region by providing an open and operator-neutral fibre optic grid. It said bandwidth demand is rising as most people in Stockholm use the internet and more than one in two has a smartphone. It said it is connecting up more and more multi-residence homes in the city, and about 90 percent of all properties, or about 400,000 households, will have been connected to multi-fibre technology by the end of

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