Growing the Network Without Adding New Copper
Increased Market Demand for Telcom Services
Prevailing trends for more business lines, residential multi-lines, Internet access via dial-up modems
and ADSL/G.Lite modems, and CLEC demands for unbundled loops is creating tremendous demand
on the existing last mile copper network.
Impact to Incumbent Service Provider
Due to the sheer volume of demand for copper access network, coupled with an industry wide
shortage of qualified personnel, incumbent service providers are finding it increasingly difficult to
expediently satisfy basic service demand....