FTTCAB

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AcronymDefinition
FTTCABFiber to the Cabinet
FTTCABFibre To The Cabinet
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The only true superior alternative to fibre to the cabinet is to provide fibre to the home (FTTH), in which the last vestiges of the original copper telephone network are replaced with high-speed fibre optic right to the door of the home or business premises.
Until now, businesses based in the centres of Leeds and Bradford were poorly served in terms of internet connectivity, with a shortage of fibre to the cabinet services limiting their digital capabilities.
BT's local network business Openreach is making fibre broadband available to around two-thirds of UK homes and businesses by the end of 2014 using a mix of fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) and fibre to the premises (FTTP) technologies.
The network features a mix of fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) and fibre to the premises (FTTP) technologies.
eircom estimates that at least 70% of the approximately 700,000 homes and businesses currently passed by its fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) network will be able to achieve speeds of between 70Mbps and 100Mbps.
The fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) technology will offer initial speeds of up to 40Mb/s with the prospect of those rising to up to 60Mb/s.
Mainly, Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) technology will be utilized.
Openreach confirmed that, following this agreement, South Kensington, Chelsea, Belgravia and Kensington Gardens exchanges will all be included in the company s roll-out of Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) technology.
Openreach is making fibre broadband available on an open wholesale basis using a mix of fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) and fibre to the premises (FTTP) technologies.
A fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) system, where high-speed fibre cabling is connected to a street cabinet near a user s home, will be the main technology employed, delivering downstream speeds of up to 80Mbps and upstream speeds of up to 20Mbps.