Numericable confirmed as No 1 fibre provider

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly | 10-12-2012

French cable operator Numericable has been confirmed by Telecom regulatory body Arcep as the No 1 provider for fibre in the country.

The company says it provides 70% of subscriptions above 100Mbit/s, which represents 840,000 subs in France out of a total of 1.49 million high speed broadband connections. Very high speed broadband is received by 585,000 Numericable subscribers.

The operator's network claims 1.2 million very high speed broadband subs. Numericable adds that 4,694 million fibre homes are passed and potentially connectable to the networks between 100Mbit/s and 200Mbit/s.

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