250 000

Finweek English Edition - - IN BRIEF -

The num­ber of homes and busi­nesses that Vodacom plans to con­nect to fi­bre broad­band over the next five years. The mo­bile provider an­nounced on 26 Jan­uary that it has se­lected Al­catelLu­cent to build a gi­ga­bit pas­sive op­ti­cal net­work so­lu­tion for business and res­i­den­tial mar­kets. This is a sig­nif­i­cant move for Vodacom into the fixed-net­work space, where Telkom his­tor­i­cally en­joyed a mo­nop­oly.

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