C&W orders Scottish optical network upgrade

17 Jan 2006

UK-based Cable & Wireless (C&W) has contracted network service provider Fibernet Group to provide it with a bespoke optical network. The infrastructure will enhance bandwidth and service resilience for one of C&W’s major broadcast customers in Scotland. The dedicated 10Gb optical national network service upgrade will enable the C&W client to handle large volumes of data traffic generated by the exchange of next generation multimedia content for the foreseeable future. The value of the deal was not disclosed.

United Kingdom