Telekom Slovenije, which is constantly expanding and modernizing its network with new technologies and thereby providing users with the latest telecommunications services, will increase Internet speeds in the optical network free of charge in May. From now on, packets allow gigabit speeds in the optical network, up to 1 Gbit/s in the user direction and up to 100 Mbit/s in the network direction. Gigabit speeds are also available to customers in other fixed packages, depending on their needs.
Telekom Slovenije operates the largest and most modern optical access network in the country, with over 411,000 users or more than half of households in Slovenia. In 2021 alone, it enabled an additional 42,150 households to connect to the optical network. With its powerful network, it provides high-speed internet access to homes and businesses across Slovenia, and enables local operators who also use its network to provide high-quality connections where they do not have their own infrastructure. In recent years, the company has invested more than 100 million euros annually in the modernization, expansion and development of the network and ICT infrastructure.
“Telekom Slovenije is committed to developing the latest technology, as we want to provide our customers with the best service and the best user experience. Leveraging the new XGS-PON technology means fast, high-quality connections with fixed broadband on the optical network. Covid-19 has highlighted the need for remote and stable connections , which will be and will be essential for video technology, virtual reality, medical solutions and many other advanced services.Through the modern optical and mobile access network, we are strengthening our position in the technology pioneer market, as technology will do so. provide almost all branches of the economy with additional functions for more efficient operation,” confirm this Dr. Mitja Štular, Board Member of Telekom Slovenije, responsible for technology.
Since the amount of data transmitted is constantly increasing and the need for high data transfer speeds between users increases, developments in the field of communications do not stop. In 2020, Telekom Slovenije has successfully tested an advanced technical solution that enables users on the optical network to have symmetric Gigabit connections at speeds up to 10 Gbit/s, and activities are continuing to build the XGS-PON 10Gb optical network throughout Slovenia.
In the Telekom Slovenije network, users transmit constantly increasing amounts of data, which is why continuous technological development and the constant introduction of innovations are so important. The success of Telekom Slovenije in this matter is confirmed by the confidence of users, who acknowledge that Telekom Slovenije has the best mobile network and the best fixed network in Slovenia.