UBB2020 – G.fast Enters Middle East

Oman-based service provider Omantel will leverage its plentiful copper resources and upgrade customers’ broadband offerings by deploying G.fast.The implementation, described by participants as the first G.fast network in the Middle East, is slated to cover 90% of home subscribers by 2020 in Muscat, Oman’s capital. High-density buildings will gain access to speeds of 200 Mbit/s to 1 Gbit/s, the operator said in a release.

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