Meaning : Fiber to the Curb
Category : Technology
Sub Category : Networking
What does FTTC mean or stand for ?
Just like FTTL or FTTS – fiber to the loop /fiber to the subscriber, FTTC is the portion of fiber optic cable that extends from the network service providers switching router to the curb.After the curb the wire will be of copper until it reaches the subscriber.
In today’s high speed internet,it is not only more economically viable to have fiber optic wire instead of expensive copperm,but also fiber optics are a better conductor of electric signals with more efficiency and less loss.