Swisscom to start switch to all-IP network from 2018

Thursday 27 April 2017 | 10:44 CET | News
Swisscom announced it plans to convert the first four regions of Switzerland to a full-IP network from the start of 2018. The operator said around three-quarters of its customers (1.6 million) are already using IP services, after the company started the transition four years ago. Up to 40,000 more customers are migrated each month, and practically all residential customers will be using IP-based products by the end of 2017. Business customers are being advised to also make the switch by the end of 2017. Work will begin on the gradual full migration of customer lines to IP in the larger

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Swisscom
Countries: Switzerland
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