Sure Guernsey deploys VDSL to boost downlink rates

21 Nov 2012

Cable & Wireless Communications’ (CWC’s) Guernsey subsidiary, which operates under the ‘Sure’ banner, has reportedly doubled the island’s top fixed line broadband speed, boosting downlink rates to up to 40Mbps via a VDSL upgrade from the previous maximum of 16Mbps. Upload rates have been increased to up to 2Mbps.

Sure Guernsey is the sole provider of wholesale broadband services on the island, and according to CWC its VDSL-enabled network is currently available to around three-quarters of homes and businesses, with the rollout continuing across the island.