The National Broadband Strategy has received the attention of governments. As the main force of the national broadband strategy, China Telecom launched the “Broadband China Optical Network City” strategy and plans to cover 100 million households in 2015.
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology put forward opinions on implementing the “Broadband China” 2015 special action. The main guiding objectives in 2015 are: adding 80 million households with fiber-to-the-home coverage, and promoting a group of cities to become the “all-optical network city”; More than 600,000 base stations, 4G networks cover county towns and developed townships; 14,000 new administrative villages have access to broadband.
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said that the city's speed-up and upgrading will be promoted in parallel with the universal service in rural areas, and public finance will gradually increase support for broadband development in rural areas, and efforts will be made to narrow the urban-rural “digital divide”. While accelerating the capacity of fixed broadband networks, we will continue to improve 4G network coverage and comprehensively strengthen the service and support of broadband to industrial enterprises and productive service enterprises.
The opinion pointed out that the main guiding objectives in 2015 are: adding 80 million households with fiber-to-the-home coverage, and promoting a group of cities to become the “all-optical network city”; more than 600,000 new 4G base stations, 4G networks covering county towns and developed townships; Add 14,000 administrative village broadband. The scale of penetration and the speed of broadband networks continue to increase. 40 million new fiber-to-the-home broadband subscribers, more than 200 million new 4G subscribers, and 55% of broadband subscribers using 8Mbps and above access rates, encouraging qualified regions to promote high-bandwidth access such as 50Mbps and 100Mbps. Services to promote the user's online experience continues to improve.
In this environment, Tumtec has increased the research and development of FTTH fiber-to-the-home construction equipment, and the listing of Tumtec fiber fusion splicer will help the development of all-optical network cities.