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Telefonica Argentina connects Rio Negro plant to Arsat fibre

Wednesday 26 October 2016 | 15:21 CET | News
Telefonica Argentina has signed an agreement with state-owned communications operator Arsat to connect its Ingeniero Jacobacci plant in the Patagonian Rio Negro province to Arsat's Federal Fibre Optic Network (Refefo). The plant will be connected to Refefo via a 10GB link, allowing Telefonica to provide 3G and 4G services in addition to broadband, said the companies in a statement. Earlier this year, Telefonica reached a deal with Arsat to lease 7,400 kilometres of the Refefo network for around ARS 100 million a year. The fibre-optic network managed by Arsat extends to around 32,000

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Companies: Arsat / Telefonica Argentina
Countries: Argentina
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