Virgin Media O2 (VMO2) is considering tabling a takeover bid for the alternative broadband provider Cityfibre.
CityFibre, the broadband challenger that is now the UK’s largest carrier-neutral wholesale Full Fibre infrastructure platform is to move to XGS-PON access technology.
Vodafone has agreed to become CityFibre’s anchor customer to at least 8 million UK homes.
CityFibre has now passed its one-millionth home in its nationwide Full Fibre rollout.
Vodafone is to restructure its deal with CityFibre in a bid to speed up the rollout of fibre infrastructure in the UK.
The UK’s Sky and TalkTalk have joined forces with CityFibre to create a new company that will deliver ultra-fast broadband services in the city of York.