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Vodafone says FTTH must become norm in Europe

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Wednesday 09 December 15

U.K. telco calls on EU policymakers to address passive infrastructure access.

Vodafone on Wednesday said that fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) must become the norm, not the exception, if Europe is to be competitive against the likes of Japan, Singapore and South Korea. The U.K.-based telco bemoaned the continuing dependence by incumbent operators on legacy technology, and called on the European Commission to intervene in order to enable effective competition between network providers…

Vodafone on Wednesday said that fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) must become the norm, not the exception, if Europe is to be competitive against the likes of Japan, Singapore and South Korea. The U.K.-based telco bemoaned the continuing dependence by incumbent operators on legacy technology, and called on the European Commission to intervene in order to enable effective competition between network providers…

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