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Old September 27th 18, 10:36 PM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
Vir Campestris
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Default Openroach turbo master baiting too busy to install fiber

On 27/09/2018 18:35, R. Mark Clayton wrote:
So just remind everyone - what data rate can be [readily] achieved down a single fibre in Tbps?

WTF would anyone be daft enough to install 3456 core fibre cables anywhere [when just a few (for redundancy) would do]?



Hint - some clues here : -

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optica...#Record_speeds


Openreach use passive optical splitters so they don't have to have
powered kit scattered about. The bitrate is limited by what the customer
site fibre modems can handle - way below the fibre's limit.

Andy