After an intense 11 days of negotiation, an
International Telecommunications Union committee has ratified the new
VDSL2 standard, which promises considerably improved performance
compared to ADSL platforms. The ITU said in a statement on Friday that
VDSL2 offered ten times the performance of ADSL and was the most
suitable platform yet for allowing telecom operators to deploy HDTV and
other advanced video and television services. [via]
I wonder what the Fibre providers the the premises (FTTP’s) are thinking about this.