Page 8 - Openreach - Superfast fibre - Connecting communities to the future

Openreach is the BT Group business that installs, services,
supports and maintains the first mile of wiring, fibres and
connections which links tens of millions of homes in Britain
to their Communications Providers’ networks.
Openreach is the Official Telecommunications Infrastructure
Partner for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The telecommunications services described in this publication
are subject to availability and may be modified from time to time.
Services and equipment are provided subject to British
Telecommunications plc’s respective standard conditions of
contract. Nothing in this publication forms any part of any contract.
BT and the BT logo are trademarks of British Telecommunications plc.
© British Telecommunications plc 2012.
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Key facts
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We’re investing
£2.5 billion
in our
national rollout of
superfast fibre.
Downloads
of up to
300
Mbit/s
and uploads
of
30
Mbit/s
are
now available
the fastest
speeds around.
25,000
engineers
nationwide, plus
technology-watchers,
forecasters,
planners, designers
and architects.
Official
infrastructure
provider for the
London Olympic
and Paralympic
Games.
Around
90%
of homes
and
10,000
businesses
in Cornwall and
the Isles of Scilly to
get superfast fibre
by 2014.
11
million
homes
can connect to
superfast fibre today,
and two-thirds of
UK premises by
spring 2014.
2,700
-
strong
service organisation,
24
x7
service desks,
promises on
fix times.
Every 3 months
we
increase the reach
of superfast fibre
to as many premises
as there are in the
whole of Singapore.
Passive optical
networking over
fibre will be up to
250 
times faster
than standard
broadband!