ONO completes first phase of DOCSIS 3.0 upgrade

24 Aug 2010

Spanish cableco ONO has announced the completion of the first phase of deployment of DOCSIS 3.0 technology across its infrastructure, bringing speeds of up to 50Mbps to its customers. In the first stage of the project it said that more than 4.2 million Spanish households had gained access to its services at speeds of between 30Mbps and 50Mbps, with around 60% of the ONO infrastructure having been upgraded. By October 2010 the operator expects to increase coverage of the upgrade to 75%, with the technology rollout due for completion in the first quarter of 2011.

According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms Database, ONO is Spain’s second largest broadband provider by subscribers, reporting a high speed internet customer base of 1.49 million at end-March 2010, giving it a market share of around 15%.

Spain, Grupo Corporativo ONO