FASTWEB, with 1.7 million customers, is one of the main telecommunications providers in Italy. Currently FASTWEB operates in more than 150 Italian cities with a network of more than 32,000 km.
FASTWEB uses a unique technological model combining the extensive use of the Internet Protocol (IP) for voice, data and video transmission both via optical fiber and xDSL technology. The company provides customers with a wide range of integrated services (voice - fixed and mobile, data and video) on a single wire. FASTWEB also offers advanced competitive services to all business segments - Public authorities, large companies, small and medium enterprises, professionals, sohos, universities and research institutes. Listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since March 2000, FASTWEB is now controlled by Swisscom which owns an 82% stake in the Company. In September 2010 Swisscom launched a public offering on FASTWEB’S minority stakes.