How fibre broadband transformed Cornwall

Collins, Barry
April 2013
PC Pro;Apr2013, Issue 222, p24
The article presents the author's views on the impact fibre broadband on Cornwall County in Great Britain. He comments that business benefits have been brought to the country with the arrival of fiber. He opines that colleges and schools are also reaping the benefits of fiber broadband through fibre-enabled remote learning. INSET: The Cornish business with Olympic bandwidth.


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