Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Vodafone, CityFibre ink major UK fibre deal

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Thursday 09 November 17

Phase one of project will reach 1 million properties in the U.K. at a cost of £500m, with construction set to commence in 2018

Vodafone UK and CityFibre have struck a deal to roll out fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) services to up to 5 million homes and businesses in the U.K. by 2025. The pair will jointly invest £500 million (€564 million) in the initial phase of the project, which will take 1 GB broadband to 1 million premises by 2021. CityFibre will supply the wholesale network while Vodafone supplies retail FTTP services, initially exclusively…

Vodafone UK and CityFibre have struck a deal to roll out fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) services to up to 5 million homes and businesses in the U.K. by 2025. The pair will jointly invest £500 million (€564 million) in the initial phase of the project, which will take 1 GB broadband to 1 million premises by 2021. CityFibre will supply the wholesale network while Vodafone supplies retail FTTP services, initially exclusively…

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