WindTre and Iliad have launched a joint venture company called Zefiro Net which will facilitate infastructure sharing in rural areas of Italy.
Italian 5G private network market could be worth €200 million by 2025
Although growth in 5G private networks in Italy has been slow so far, a new report from the 5G & Beyond Observatory says it has potential.
Vodafone Italy to cover 3 million homes with 5G home broadband by 2023
The mobile operator says its 5G FWA (Fixed Wireless Access) service is now available in 1,500 municipalities.
Italy awards more 5G infrastructure funding contracts
A joint venture between Italian mobile operators Vodafone and TIM has won six lots of funding with a combined value of €345 million.
Telecom Italia secures €725 million in 5G infrastructure funding
The Italian government’s implementing body for the scheme, Infratel, announced that Telecom Italia (TIM) would be the first company to receive the funding.
Italian government relaunches rural 5G grant
Infratel Italia, which is the government’s implementing body for broadband initiatives is making €567 million available for rural 5G.
Report: greater use of non-pioneer bands linked to lower download speeds
The new 5G Observatory report says two thirds of European mobile operators are including non-pioneer bands in their 5G rollout.
European Commission approves Italy’s €2bn 5G incentive plan
The European Commission will entirely fund the Italian plan which provides incentives for mobile operators to build new 5G infrastructure.
Italian government makes €2bn in incentives available for 5G
The announcement was made by Infratel Italia, which says the funds will be used to improve 5G infrastructure in the country.