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Telkom South Africa plans to reuse legacy copper infrastructure in fibre network

Monday 31 May 2021 | 10:09 CET | News
Telkom South Africa is planning to repurpose some of its legacy copper infrastructure as it shifts to next-generation technologies, ITWeb reported. Group CEO Sipho Maseko said Telkom is in the process of moving away from legacy infrastructure such as copper as it digitises its network. It has about 1.3 million subscribers still using the old copper technology, down 20 percent since the previous year.

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Companies: Openserve / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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