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Tiscali, Huawei to build fixed wireless network in Italy

Friday 23 September 2016 | 08:37 CET | News
Tiscali and Huawei have announced an agreement build a 4.5G LTE TDD Fixed Wireless access network on the 3.5GHz frequency throughout Italy. The aim is to bring ultra-broadband services at speeds of up to 100Mbps to underserved digital divide areas, said the partners, with the multi-year framework contract foreseeing an investment opportunity of up to EUR 40 million. The service is expected to be launched in the fourth quarter of the year.

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Categories: Fixed / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Tiscali
Countries: Italy
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