Connecting Devon and Somerset releases new map and postcodes
More information coming out of BDUK. Although the unserved rump of the UK’s population may only represent 5-10% of the population, because those people live in less accessible rural and semi-rural areas, the probability may well be that their need for online services is greater than the general average, their socio-economic demographic higher and therefore the likely take up of higher speed services, when available, will be higher than the usual 20-40%. Therefore, the worst served sector, between 3-7M people may well be the most demanding, and needing, of good services. The market for DSL Rings in Rural areas could be much higher than the national average, on top of the market for DSL Rings in distributing services to homes at 400Mb/s from FTTC installations.
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