Rome, the eSports capital with Open Fiber
Imagine two thrilling days – with over 2000 participants – to celebrate competitive gaming.
Imagine over 150 stations to compete in free tournaments open to people of all ages.
Finally, imagine an ultra-fast connection capable of up to 1 GigabitGigabit The Gigabit is the unit of measurement that represents 1 billion bits and is abbreviated as Gbit or Gb. This unit of measurement is often used, together with the megabit and the kilobit, in relation to time (in seconds) for calculating the transmission speed of digital signals, mainly used to calculate the speed of a data download. The Gbit/s is currently a widely used unit of measurement to refer to data transmission speed in computer networks. per second, for uninterrupted multiplayer gaming.
This is not just fantasy, but exactly what happened at the first edition of Esport Fest, the event organised by Esl Italia with the participation of Open Fiber, the event’s sponsor. A large dedicated area for competing and playing in complete freedom thanks to the speed of FTTHFTTH “Fiber to the Home” is the technology that connects POPs, located in exchanges, to end users’ property units with fibre optics. fibre optics. Two adrenalin-packed days that generated a lot of media coverage, especially among the major national newspapers and TV news.
Daniel Schmidhofer, CEO of ESL, was enthusiastic about the project, held for the first time in Rome, and the recorded turnout. He commented: “We are trying to do our best for all the people who come here, not only in terms of entertainment, but also from a technology standpoint.”