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Emerging Technology Analysis: 'VDSL3'; VDSL2 Enhancements Will Extend the Lifetime of Broadband Over Copper

Published: 24 June 2010

ID: G00201622

Analyst(s): Ian Keene


Very-high-bit-rate DSL2 is fast becoming the leading DSL technology for carrier service providers to invest in. New enhancements and emerging products will further stretch the longevity of the copper local loop.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Technology Description
  • Technology Adoption
    • Drivers for CSPs to Deploy VDSL2 and its Enhancements
    • Inhibitors for CSPs to Deploy VDSL2 and its Enhancements
  • Technology Impacts
  • References

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