Tag Archives: FTTH

Telkom to replace its copper local broadband infrastructure with fibre-to-the-home in South Africa

Telkom is planning to transition its subscribers from copper-based internet to fibre technology in all fibre-ready regions South Africa. The company explained that this change would definitely enhance speeds, lessen maintenance costs and fix the issue of copper cable theft. The Director of Product Development and Management of Telkom, Steven White, stated, Fibre is a [...]

Saudi telcos and ISPs ink FTTH open access agreement

Telecoms operators and internet service providers (ISPs) in Saudi Arabia have inked an open access agreement that will ensure the availability of fibre to the home (FTTH) services through any selected provider within Saudi Arabia. The chief executive officers of STC, Mobily, Zain, Etihad Atheeb Telecom (Go), Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) and Integrated Dawiyat met [...]

Zain to boost FTTH and 5G across Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA has announced the expansion of Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) and the 5G network to new cities in Saudi Arabia. The extensive investment in FTTH and 5G network will be supporting Zain KSAs emphasis on launching B2B services targeting government and enterprise customers as well as individual data monetization initiatives. Zain KSA rolled out its commercial [...]