After a week of blissful (and musical) holiday, I head back to work today and find an excellent article over at Telebusillis. Keith analyses the various costs and returns for BT to launch an FTTH network and comes out
A few weeks back, there was a mini-scandal in France when satirical newspaper Le Canard Enchaîné revealed that the current (not for long) Industry Minister and ex France Telecom Group chairman Thierry Breton had benefited from an ad hoc fiber
Keith McMahon over at TeleBusilis mentions that BT seems to be in the early stages of planning FTTH deployment. So far, what he’s gathered is that they will go with GPON and that they will provide a non-IP TV solution.
I read in the Parisien yesterday that a new project was being launched by two French départements (I guess you could call them districts in English…) Seine Saint-Denis and Val D’Oise. This project (called Debitex) aims to cover both
An interesting indication on the gross marging of fiber which ties in quite well with what I mentioned earlier this week regarding the promise of fiber for service providers: an article called Orange, Neuf Cegetel et Free cherchent de nouveaux
Continuiing the series of reflexions to try and figure out who gets what out of FTTH deployments, I now examine things from the point of view of the service provider. What do they get (or think they will get) from