More FTTP for York as Derwenthorpe plans announced
Derwenthorpe which is a housing project on the outskirts of York, which will comprise of some 540 homes is set to benefit from a full fibre infrastructure to provide broadband, TV and voice services.
Calix has announced that its E7-2 Ethernet Service Access Platform will be used to bring gigabit broadband to properties that are part of the latest Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust project. Fibre Options are leading the fibre side of the project, that should deliver an integrated reception system for TV services and support for VoIP negating.
Fibre Options is not likely to be the retail provider, but specialises in the construction of open access networks, so once details of which providers are coming to the area and package details are announced we will update our readers.