FASTWEB Selects Ruckus To Outfit World’s 3rd Largest Exhibition Center with Smarter Wi-Fi Location Services

Fiera Milano Monetizes its New Carrier-Class Wi-Fi Infrastructure Through the Delivery of Location-Based Business Services to Exhibition Organizers and Their Customers

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Christine Kerst
Big Valley Marketing (for Ruckus Wireless)

Thanks to its 2.07 million customers, FASTWEB is one of the main telecommunications providers in Italy. The Company offers a wide range of integrated Internet and voice services, both fixed and mobile, to families and small businesses. FASTWEB offers advanced telecommunications and ICT services, such as housing, cloud computing, security and unified communications to the business segment, public administration, large enterprises, SMEs, professionals, universities and research centers. Since its foundation in 1999, the Company has focused on innovation and network development in order to offer maximum service quality to its broadband customers. FASTWEB has developed a 37,500 km fibre optic network in Italy and reaches approximately 50% of the Italian population with its network. At present, FASTWEB passes about 5.5 million homes and businesses with its ultra broadband network at speeds of up to 100 megabit per second with fibre-to-the-home or fibre-to-the-cabinet technology. FASTWEB has announced a new network expansion plan which will be completed at the end of 2016 and which will cover about 7.5 million homes and businesses or 30% of Italian population. Since September 2007, FASTWEB has been part of the Swisscom Group.

Fiera Milano is headquartered in Milan, Italy, and is the most important trade fair organizer in Italy, and one of the largest in the world.  Fiera Milano operates in the fields of organization and management of exhibitions and congresses, and connected specialized services.  Most notably, Fiera Milano manages important infrastructures in Milan: Fieramilano, one of the biggest fairgrounds in the world, and MiCo, a top ranked congress center in Europe.

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