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DonBrowne
DonBrowne
3/25/2018 5:15:21 PM
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Re: You Have to Start Somewhere
Yes indeed, one has to start somewhere and it will be enlightening to see how Britain plays catch up in some of the communications sectors. And watch how the urban vs. rural areas end up either in parity or in a lopsided configuration disfavoring the rural sectors.

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freehe
freehe
3/19/2018 9:29:31 PM
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Britain Fiber
With all the critical public services provided they should have upgraded a long time ago. I am curious to know the fiber speed that will be implemented. Fiber is great but if the speed is not efficient enough to provide benefits it will not be very useful.

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freehe
freehe
3/19/2018 9:29:03 PM
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Public Services
I wonder why it took Britain so long to realize they needed to upgrade their fiber. Hospitals, healthcare facilities; schools, libraries and emergency response centers need fiber the most since they provide critical public services.

 

 

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freehe
freehe
3/19/2018 9:24:13 PM
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Re: You Have to Start Somewhere
@afwriter. I agree. You have to start someone. Britain is taking a step in the right direction. They cannot solve all problems at once. They have to implement new technology in phases since they are so far behind other countries globally.

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DonBrowne
DonBrowne
3/19/2018 7:04:51 AM
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Re: You Have to Start Somewhere
Interesting how "For the first time, Ireland made the rankings; Britain didn't even make the list of 22 countries," while now attempting to at least wire up the public sectors with schools, healthcare, and government, it will be some time most likely to catch up I would guess.

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afwriter
afwriter
3/14/2018 3:59:15 PM
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You Have to Start Somewhere
Maybe this isn't going to solve everything for Britain, but you have to start somewhere. People who think this is too little should question how much is enough and how long they are willing to wait for that kind of funding. I would imagine that Britain will catch up sooner than later and even if it is later it isn't like they are all on dial-up right now. 

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