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Vodafone Germany said it plans to outfit all of Unitymedia's cable TV connections in Germany for the Docsis 3.1 transmission standard by 2021, reported Golem.de. Vodafone marketing manager Juergen Raith said during a broadband summit in Frankfurt that the company aims to upgrade all of Unitymedia's cable lines in Germany to speeds of up to 1 Gbps within three years, if Vodafone's proposed takeover of Unitymedia goes through. A total of 25 million German households would have access to gigabit-speed internet as a result of these upgrades and Vodafone's implementation of the Docsis 3.1 standard

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Countries: Germany
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