Teleste has reached agreement with Canal Digital Cable TV to deliver access network equipment for its network upgrade.

It will supply the Telenor Norway subsidiary with 1.2 GHz optical transmission systems as well as coaxial amplifiers that enable maximum the new DOCSIS 3.1 standard for broadband connectivity over HFC infrastructure.

The total value of the agreement is estimated to exceed 15 million between 2015 and 2019.

Canal Digital is looking to radically upgrade the broadband speeds it offers its customers. It represents the first DOCSIS 3.1 upgrade project in Nordic countries.