Lean, mean telecoms machine: TI towers over competition with LTE, FTTC rollout in Pisa

11 Apr 2014

Telecom Italia (TI) has announced the expansion of its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) and fibre-to-the-cabinet (FTTC) networks to Pisa. The company has invested around EUR 5 million (USD6.9 million) to lay 112km of fibre to 214 cabinets serving around 74,000 residents. As a result of the deployment, customers can now access broadband speeds of 30Mbps. In addition, TI has deployed 24 LTE base stations in the city, providing coverage to roughly 100% of the population.

Italy, Telecom Italia,

Subscribe

Subscribe to CommsUpdate to get the day’s top telecom headlines delivered to your email.

Subscribe to CommsUpdate

Feedback

Have feedback, corrections, or story ideas? Send them to editors@commsupdate.com.

Browse Past Issues

Filter

Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.

Search

Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.

Advertise

CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Learn more about advertising on CommsUpdate.

Share