Optical fiber for communications reaches 5,300 families in Terras de Bouro

dstelecom is reinforcing the fiber optic network in the municipality of Terras de Bouro, «thus ensuring coverage of 98% of the municipality, in a total of around 5,300 families, until November 2021», announced the company.

"With this investment, all parishes in the county will have broadband service, benefiting from more speed, greater bandwidth and better quality, thus eliminating the barriers of time and space, through the digital highway", he says. .

In a statement, the company said that during the month of September this reinforcement will take place in Campo do Gerês, in Carvalheira, in the União de Freguesias de Chamoim and Vilar, and also in Vilar da Veiga, «with a view to bringing connectivity to over 930 families'.

“By November, and still within the scope of this expansion project, dstelecom's optical fiber will reach over 1,400 families in Balança, Ribeira, Souto, Valdosende and the União das Freguesias de Cibões and Brufe”, he adds.

End consumers can already check the availability of fiber network coverage in their area at dstelecom.pt/rede-e-cobertura or by sending an email to euquerofibra@dstelecom.pt with their complete address and, ideally, the GPS coordinates .

According to dstelecom, this expansion, «aligned with the purpose of taking fiber optics to locations with less population density, contributes not only to the settlement of the population, but also to the creation of new opportunities for the region, becoming attraction and thus increasing economic and social benefits'.

dstelecom is a wholesale telecommunications operator responsible for the construction and management of the first and largest multi-operator FTTH fiber optic network in Europe, available to all telecommunications operators.