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Full Broadband Access via Fibre Optics is Right Around the Corner

News | 01/14/2002 5:00 am EST

Fibre-optics have long been touted as the solution for North American businesses’ ever-expanding broadband needs, but there has always been a critical obstacle – the "last mile" problem of getting fibre-optic cable from outlying networks into the buildings where people can actually put it to use.

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