Swisscom to offer 1 Gbps broadband before year-end

Thursday 12 September 2013 | 16:38 CET | News
Swisscom has unveiled its plans to expand the coverage of super high speed broadband from 1.8 million households now to more than 2.3 million households and businesses in 2015. The operator will continue to roll-out its FTTH network, as well as upgrading its DSL network with VDSL and vectoring (from Q1 2014) and continue the roll-out of fibre-to-the-street (FTTS). Swisscom is also currently testing fibre-to-the-building (FTTB). Currently FTTB/S can offer broadband speed sup to 100 Mbps, but laboratory tests have already achieved speeds of between 400 and 1,000 Mbps. The coverage of the very

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Companies: Swisscom
Countries: Switzerland
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