The Ile-de-France region and the operators France Telecom-Orange and SFR signed a declaration yesterday in which the operators undertake to deploy optical fiber in order to cover all homes and businesses in Ile-de-France. France by 2020. The region, for its part, is committed to facilitating connection.
France Telecom-Orange and SFR have already started deploying fiber optics in the region, particularly in intramural Paris, but will now tackle moderately dense areas.
Outside very dense areas, Orange will connect 198 municipalities in Ile-de-France and SFR 122.