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Gfast map July 2017

Dark blue: Firm commitments from incumbent: BT (10M), Belgacom, Australian NBN, Swisscom,  Austria, Bezeq Israel, Chunghwa Taiwan, Telus Canada, Telekom South Africa, SK Korea, (U.S.) AT&T, Century, Frontier, Windstream, Belgium, Omantel

Light blue: Smaller carriers in Germany, Norway, Finland, Japan

Green: Incumbent likely:  France, Germany, & Poland  

a4gfast2015 programmeParis CDG: May 19-21 Upperside It’s not too late to register. 500 megabit copper is ready to go. The future begins this year. As chair of the event, I promise to get questions answered and keep things lively. Join me. Register here.

In three days, you can meet two dozen of the very best, including the telcos ready to build: 

Trevor Linney of BT, trialling 4,000 lines with a CEO wanting to connect 15 million (“The vast majority of the U.K.). They also lead in to connect wireless sites and extenders

Gerald Clerkx, Telekom Austria, who had the first customer line in the world

Marcel Reitman of Swisscom, in an active trial

Tom Starr of AT&T, coy about 30 million lines

Hubert Mariotte of Orange/France Telecom, 18 million homes to speed up

Hyung Jin Park of Korea, sure to have a surprise

Inventors who have set the standard for more than 20 years

Kevin Foster of BT, Tom Starr of AT&T, Frank van der Putten of Alcatel,

Les Brown of Huawei, Ken Kerpez of ASSIA and more. Pioneers, all.


Sckipio, Ikanos, Lantiq and other chipmakers.

Alcatel, Huawei, Adtran and the other equipment makers.


212 GHz and cDTA are soon shipping from Adtran. True gigabit is here. Sales takeoff is almost in sight, probably Q1 2018.
Australia confirms 1M, AT&T is ready to ramp, DT finally is moving. Omantel and Telkom South Africa are now on the map. Almost all telcos are now choosing for large buildings when they don't go FTTH. MNet Cologne and Chunghwa Taiwan have changed from fiber all the way to in the basement.

212 MHz and cDTA Are Ready: Adtran
Frank Miller of Century: Will be Important to Us

Carl Russo: Since 2007, I've Been Turning Calix Into a Software Company

Adtran Chosen for Australia nbn Fiber to the curb.

nbn looking to a million lines. This one is big. Adtran is on a roll, with DT & AT&T also looking good for 2018.

1,400,000,000 In The Works. 1.4 Gigabits
South Africa & Connecticut Go Nokia

Omantel: 90% Fiber &


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