Teleste and Telenet sign equipment contract

29 Aug 2008

Finnish broadband access firm Teleste has announced that it has inked a deal worth several million euros with Belgian cable operator Telent. The agreement will see Teleste provide optical transmission equipment with the first delivery of kit due in the third quarter of 2008. The project is expected to last between four and five years and will allow Telenet to increase capacity for its broadband services. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, Telenet claimed 32.06% of the broadband market at March 2008, trailing market leader Belgacom who had 42.5%.

Belgium, Telenet (incl. BASE)