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14 Jan 2016

Huawei and Cable & Wireless Communications have claimed the first successful trial of ‘the fastest copper based broadband service across Latin America’ using G.fast technology.

The trial was conducted specifically by CWC Panama, where it is the largest telecoms service provider. It lasted two months and averaged 500 Mbps download and 150 Mbps upload over existing copper fixed lines.

“We are thrilled to announce that Cable & Wireless Panama was the first market across Latin America to have successfully completed testing of the G.fast technology, which can deliver high speeds, to its customers through the fastest copper based fixed line broadband technology across the region reaching speeds of 500 Mbps,” said Carlo Alloni, Group...