Municipal FTTH

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Submitted by fmenard123 2010-05-22 23:21:27 EDT

Theme: Digital Infrastructure
Idea Status: +18 | Total Votes: 28 | Comments: 0

Municipalities in Canada are lagging in the implementation of FTTH principally due to the lack of municipal power corporations which are leading the way in the USA. Municipalities in Canada are stuck waiting while the CRTC debates whether to pull the plug on wholesale of outmoded means of communications (i.e. DSL and Cable Modem).

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