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UK govt confirms success of rural broadband pilots

Wednesday 3 February 2016 | 15:32 CET | News
A series of pilot schemes to deliver superfast broadband in the hardest to reach parts of the UK have shown that smaller suppliers can compete against major players like BT Openreach and Virgin Media, according to new report published by the Government. The pilots have now been running for over 12 months testing alternative technologies and commercial and operational models. The seven Pilot projects include Avanti and Satellite Internet, who are using superfast-capable satellite; Airwave, Quickline and AB Internet, who are using fixed wireless; and Call Flow and Cybermoor, who are using a mix

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Categories: Internet
Companies: AB Internet / Airwave / BT Openreach / Openreach / Quickline / Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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