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Rural broadband simply refers to broadband that’s available in more rural parts of Ireland.
It can sometimes lack the reliability and speed of broadband in larger urban areas, mainly because it’s more difficult to reach these areas with the cabling required.
Here are the main types of broadband you can choose from if you live in a remote part of the country:
Our guide on the rural broadband options in Ireland explains your choices in more detail.
SIRO is a joint venture between ESB and Vodafone that’s working to deliver a 100% fibre-to-the-building (FTTB) broadband network, using the existing ESB network.
It’s being rolled out to regional Ireland first, here are the counties in the planned roll out.
SIRO is offered on an open-access basis to all telecoms retailers in Ireland and can deliver speeds up to 1,000Mbps.
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