0
Broadband

Telia Norway buys fibre from Eidsiva Bredband to make mobile network more robust

Thursday 16 November 2017 | 13:14 CET | News
Telia Norway said it has signed a contract to procure fibre from Eidsiva Bredband in order to make its network more robust and pave the way for 5G. In the first phase, Eidsiva Bredband will supply dark fibre for base stations in Gjovik, Hamar, Lillehammer, Elverum and Kongsvinger. In the second, it will deliver lines to other parts of the counties of Hedmark and Oppland and to the upper Romerike region.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Eidsiva Bredband / Telia Norway
Countries: Norway
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

Fibre


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Eidsiva Bredband picks Bulk Infrastructure's Oslo data centre for new node

Published 14 Dec 2018 13:02 CET | Norway
Eidsiva Bredband has selected Bulk Infrastructure's Oslo data centre for the location of a new node, according to an excerpt from ...

Telia Norway leases fibre connectivity from TDC to support mobile network

Published 09 May 2018 12:38 CET | Norway
Telia Norway said it has signed an agreement with Danish operator TDC concerning fibre connectivity, as it progresses towards 5G. ...

Telia leases fibre capacity from BKK and Broadnet to cut Telenor dependency

Published 12 Jan 2018 13:19 CET | Norway
Telia Norway has signed a fibre agreement with BKK Digitek in Bergen and Broadnet in Ostfold, according to an article on the ...

Telenor picks Nokia to replace optical backbone in Norway and Sweden

Published 11 Jan 2018 11:55 CET | Norway
Nokia said Telenor has chosen it as sole supplier to replace its legacy optical backbone network at 200 nodes in Norway and ...

Norwegian minister responds to broadband coverage criticism

Published 05 Jan 2018 12:32 CET | Norway
Minister for Transport and Communication Ketil Solvik-Olsen has responded to criticism about broadband coverage, saying that ...

Lyse connects 350 customers in Hedmark to fibre per week

Published 08 Dec 2017 13:31 CET | Norway
Regional electricity and broadband company Lyse said that it is nearly a year since it first connected customers in Hedmark ...

Telia agrees to buy NextGenTel mobile B2C customers for up to NOK 95 mln

Published 04 Dec 2017 13:00 CET | Norway
Telia Company said it has reached an agreement with NextGenTel to acquire slightly more than 34,000 B2C mobile customers and ...

Telenor eyes fibre expansion after government changes excavation rules

Published 30 Nov 2017 11:49 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway has welcomed the government's decision to change regulations for excavation work in order to make broadband ...

SSW buys ISPs in UK, Norway

Published 07 Nov 2017 09:27 CET | United Kingdom
Satellite Solutions Worldwide announced that it has completed three acquisitions: two fixed wireless broadband ISPs and a ...

Telia Norway lifts Q3 net sales 1.3% but mobile revenue drops as subscribers fall 29,000

Published 19 Oct 2017 11:11 CET | Norway
Telia said that net sales in Norway rose by 1.3 percent in the third quarter in local currency, excluding acquisitions and ...

Norwegian govt confirms network resilience funding in 2018 budget proposal

Published 13 Oct 2017 12:30 CET | Norway
Norwegian Transport and Communications Minister Ketil Solvik-Olsen said the government is formally proposing NOK 40 million for ...

Datek Light Control presents NB-IoT streetlamp developed with Telia Norway

Published 27 Sep 2017 12:47 CET | Norway
Telia Norway said it has developed a prototype new streetlamp that uses Narrowband IoT with Norwegian company Datek Light ...

Nkom tells Telenor Norway to prepare better for power cuts

Published 13 Jul 2017 13:51 CET | Norway
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said that it monitored Telenor's back-up electricity procedures last autumn in ...

Norwegian govt seeks comments on telecoms network robustness

Published 11 Jun 2017 09:50 CET | Norway
The Norwegian Ministry of Transport and Communications is seeking comments by 15 August on regulator Nkom's report 'Robust and ...

Eidsiva Bredband urges joint effort to extend rural fibre

Published 16 May 2017 12:56 CET | Norway
Norwegian regional broadband provider Eidsiva Bredband is urging developers, authorities and the general public to make a ...

Nkom suggests direct investment for alternative network

Published 27 Apr 2017 12:20 CET | Norway
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said it has submitted its report 'Robust and secure national transport networks – goals ...

Norway govt puts new tech at heart of 2018-29 transport plan

Published 06 Apr 2017 13:09 CET | Norway
The possibilities offered by new technology will be at the heart of National Transport Plan 2018-2029, said Transport Minister ...

Norwegian dark fibre report warns of vulnerabilities

Published 05 Dec 2016 13:47 CET | Norway
Norwegian electronic communications regulator Nkom has submitted its report on the market for dark fibre to Reynir Johannesson, ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Jan Cisco Live
27 Jan Sprint fiscal Q3
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2019
27 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
28 Jan Calix Q4 2019
28 Jan AudioCodes Q4 2019
28 Jan Grameenphone Q4 2019
28 Jan Airtel Africa fiscal Q3
28 Jan Dtac Q4 2019
28 Jan CEM in Telecoms Global Summit
29 Jan Telia Q4 2019
29 Jan AT&T Q4 2019
29 Jan Mellanox Q4 2019
29 Jan Limelight Networks Q4 2019
29 Jan Cirrus Logic fiscal Q3
29 Jan Telenor Q4 2019
29 Jan Facebook Q4 2019
29 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
29 Jan KPN Q4 2019
29 Jan Qorvo fiscal Q3
29 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
29 Jan Line Q4 2019
29 Jan Elisa Q4 results
29 Jan European 5G Conference
30 Jan BT fiscal Q3
30 Jan Verizon Q4 2019
30 Jan NTT Docomo fiscal Q3
30 Jan Amazon Q4 2019
30 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2019
30 Jan The Things Conference
::: More Calendar Items