TITLE

Utah lights up fiber plans

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
CED;Sep2004, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Utah Telecommunication Open Infrastructure Agency's first phase of a fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) network that will serve several member cities and bring more competition to incumbent broadband providers Qwest Communications Inc. and Comcast Cable Communications Inc. Cost of constructing and operating an FTTP network; Use of active switched network based on FTTP technology from World Wide Packets Inc.
ACCESSION #
14352011

 

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