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Telefonica trialling symmetric 10 Gbps fibre technology

Monday 1 June 2015 | 09:26 CET | News
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Telefonica and Alcatel-Lucent have carried out successful trials in Spain of 10 Gbps fibre-optic technology, reports business daily El Economista. The type of connection is symmetric (10 Gbps download and upload) and is based on NG-PON2 fibre broadband technology that promises speeds of up to 40 Gbps of shared downstream capacity, compared to the 2.5 Gbps of current GPON-based systems. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / Movistar / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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