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VATM responds to Deutsche Telekom vectoring proposals

Tuesday 27 November 2012 | 11:17 CET | News
German alternative telecom operator's association VATM has responded to proposals plans by Deutsche Telekom to deploy vectoring technology. The VATM said that it generally supported the use of this technology to accelerate the speed of VDSL connection, but added that it should only be implemented by telecoms operators willing to invest in broadband roll-out. However, it warns that Telekom's plans to prevent access to street cabinets across Germany and for it alone to deploy vectoring technology, are counterproductive to a successful market deployment of the technology and further broadband

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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