Every operator has different requirements due to the different ways in which the optical fiber network can be used. Open Fiber guarantees each operator both quality of infrastructure and a great flexibility, to offer the best solution to the market and to the end user:

  • Housing at our POPPOP Il POP, "Point of Presence", è localizzato presso le Cabine Primarie di Enel, ma non solo; agisce anche come meet-me-room per gli Operatori. Contiene gli apparati OLT di ciascun Operatore, nonché il sistema di monitoraggio OTDR. and Points of Interconnection: to allow operators that want to infrastructure to install their own equipment and connect themselves to the fiber network, in order to provide the service to the end consumer.
  • MAN (Metropolitan Area Network) Connections: to realise specific networks in the cities between different infrastructures;
  • PONPON È l’acronimo di Passive Optical Network, ossia rete ottica passiva, che descrive tutte le tipologie di reti ottiche che non hanno apparati attivi tra punto iniziale e punto finale. Una tipologia di queste è quella utilizzata per portare il collegamento in fibra ottica all'utenza finale mediante un'architettura di tipo punto-multipunto che consente di usare una singola fibra ottica per raggiungere più destinatari, mediante splitter ottici non alimentati. – Passive – Connections: to operators that have their own infrastructure, we give full availability for the FTTHFTTH "Fiber to the Home" è la tecnologia che collega i POP, siti nelle centrali, alle unità immobiliari degli utenti finali con la fibra ottica. access with off-center fiber, which connects the POP to the end consumer’s locations;
  • Point – point – passive Connections: to connect, in off-centre fiber, with the point – point technology, the end consumer’s locations, that could both be companies or Public Administrations, and to connect network infrastructures (BTS, operator nodes);
  • Active FTTH services: for operators that do not have their own infrastructure, or just prefer not to invest directly in the access network, we can provide a turnkey service, by delivering end-user traffic in an aggregated way, throughout our national backboneBackbone Letteralmente “spina dorsale”, indica una rete ad altissima velocità che collega tra loro altre reti. Ad esempio il backbone di Open Fiber collega le città coperte dal servizio. Altro esempio sono le dorsali internet che connettono le reti nazionali e consentono agli utenti di ciascun Paese di vedere un qualunque sito localizzato in un’altra parte del mondo., to our regional and national POPs;

Open Fiber provides a scalable optical fiber network access, which can be activated by end users according to their needs, to develop services with considerable time and money savings over the realisation of their own infrastructure. The quality connection is ensured by proven procedures and a maintenance that always guarantees maximum network efficiency.

Thanks to the extended optical fiber networks, Open Fiber can provide many advantages to its clients:

  • Immediate availability of all the necessary resources to allow professionals, companies and Public Administrations the services development through the optical fiber networks;
  • Big savings in investments, necessary for the activation and maintenance of an optical fiber network;
  • The guarantee of an always-perfect condition of the infrastructure, which includes as well excellent after-sales assistance.

Furthermore, Open Fiber, pursuant to Resolution 538/13/CONS, provides the access to its infrastructure (terminating segment or lead-in ducts) for all operators concerned.

Do you want to become an Open Fiber partner?

If you are an operator or a service providerProvider Il termine provider viene spesso utilizzato per identificare il cosiddetto Internet Service Provider (ISP) ossia quel soggetto che offre agli utenti l’accesso alla rete internet  mediante una connessione remota che sfrutta una linea telefonica o la banda larga. and you are interested in becoming an Open Fiber client, please complete the form below, specifying which service you are interested in and we will contact you.


Open Fiber S.p.A., with registered office in Via Certosa 2, 20155, Milan MI, Italy, VAT No. 09320630966, as data controller (hereinafter “Data Controller”), informs you, pursuant to Article 13 EU Regulation No 679/2016 (hereinafter also “General Data Protection Regulation” or “GDPR”) that your personal data (hereinafter “Data” or “the Data”) provided through the above form may be processed in the manner and for the purposes indicated below.

  1. Purpose and Legal Basis of the Processing

Your Data, such as, for example, personal data, contact data, data relating to the R.O.C., will be processed (for the definition of ‘processing’, see art. 4, paragraph 2 of the GDPR) for the following purposes:

  1. registration in the “Become a Partner” section of the www.openfiber.it website;
    to allow Open Fiber to provide its own sales services.
  2. to carry out marketing activities, market research, commercial communication, relating to the Services offered by Open Fiber. This activity may be carried out either by sending advertising, informative or promotional material or invitations to take part in initiatives, events and offers, or by using “traditional” methods (e.g., paper mail and/or operator calls), or by using “automated” contact systems (e.g., SMS and/or MMS, messages via social whatsapp, telephone calls without operator, e-mail, fax, interactive applications), pursuant to Article 130 c. par. 1 and 2 of the Code, as amended.


The legal basis for the processing referred to in point a) is Article 6 c..1 lett. b) of the GDPR, while for the purposes of points b) the legal basis is consent pursuant to Article 6 c.1 lett. a) of the GDPR.


  1. Data Retention Periods

Your data will be stored according to the following criteria:

  • regarding point a) until you communicate your request for erasure by writing to privacy@openfiber.it
  • for the purposes of point b) until the withdrawal of consent which can be exercised through the appropriate method indicated on Open Fiber communications or by writing to privacy@openfiber.it.


  1. How the Data is Used

Data is processed through paper media and electronic tools. Appropriate measures are used to ensure the security and confidentiality of the Data. The measures aim at preventing unauthorised access, loss or destruction, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter II (Principles) and Chapter IV (Data Controller and Data Processor) of the GDPR. The Data may be processed by internal or external persons who are specifically authorised and committed to confidentiality.

  1. Scope of Data Movement

The Data may be processed by third party companies that carry out activities on behalf of the Data Controller, in their capacity as External Data Processors (by way of example but not limited to: credit institutions, professional firms, suppliers/consultants that manage and/or participate in the management and/or maintenance of the electronic and/or telematic instruments used by us, insurance companies for the provision of insurance services, for the time strictly necessary for the optimal performance of such service). Your Data will only be made accessible only to those within the Company who need it in relation to the fulfilment of their duties or hierarchical position. Such persons shall be properly instructed to avoid loss, destruction, unauthorised access or unauthorised processing of the Data.
Without your express consent (pursuant to Article 6 lett. b) and c) of the GDPR), the Data Controller may disclose your Data to supervisory bodies, judicial authorities as well as to all other entities to which disclosure is mandatory under an express provision of law.

  1. Nature of Data Provision

The provision of your Data for the purposes outlined in points (a) and (b) is mandatory. Your refusal and/or the provision of inaccurate and/or incomplete information with reference to points (a) and (b) would prevent, respectively, your registration in the “Become a Partner” section of the website www.openfiber.it and the impossibility for Open Fiber to provide the requested services.


  1. Data Dissemination

The Data will not be disseminated.

  1. Transfer of Data Abroad


The Data will not be transferred outside the European Union and the EEA. In any event, it is understood that the Data Controller may move the servers outside the EU if necessary. In this case, the Data Controller hereby assures that the transfer of data outside the EU will take place in accordance with Articles 44 et seq. of the GDPR and the applicable legal provisions by entering into agreements, if necessary, that guarantee an adequate level of protection.


  1. Controller and Data Protection Officer (DPO)

The Data Controller is Open Fiber S.p.A., with registered office in Via Certosa 2, 20155, Milan MI, Italy, VAT No. 09320630966.
Open Fiber has appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO) pursuant to Article 37 of the GDPR who can be contacted at the following address: dpo.of@openfiber.it.


  1. Exercise of Rights

We inform you that, as a Data Subject, you may exercise your rights under the GDPR, namely: the right, pursuant to Article 15, to obtain confirmation as to whether or not Data concerning you are being processed and, if so, to obtain access to the Data and the following information: (i) the purposes of the processing (ii) the categories of Data concerned; (iii) the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the Data have been or will be disclosed, in particular whether third countries or international organisations; (iv) where possible, the expected period of retention of the Data or, if this is not possible, the criteria used to determine this period; v) the existence of the data subject’s right to request from the Controller the rectification or erasure of the Data or the restriction of their processing or to object to their processing; vi) the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, pursuant to art. 77 et seq. of the GDPR; vii) where the Data are not collected from the Data Subject, all available information on their origin; viii) the existence of an automated decision-making process, including profiling as referred to in Article 22(1) and (4) of the GDPR, and, at least in such cases, meaningful information on the logic involved, as well as the significance and envisaged consequences of such processing for the Data Subject (ix) the right to be informed of the existence of appropriate safeguards within the meaning of Article 46 of the GDPR relating to the transfer, where the Data is transferred to a third country or international organisation;
Where applicable, you also have the rights set out in articles 16-21 GDPR (right to rectification, right to be forgotten, right to restriction of processing, right to data portability, right to object).

We inform you that our Company undertakes to respond to your request within one month at the latest of receipt of the request. This deadline may be extended depending on the complexity or number of requests and the Company will explain the reason for the extension to you within one month of your request. The outcome of your request may be provided to you in writing either in hard copy or electronically.

  1. Methods of Exercising Rights


The Data Subject may at any time exercise the above-mentioned rights and request an updated list of those data processors by sending a request to the following e-mail addresses: privacy@openfiber.it or dpo.of@openfiber.it.
If you believe that the processing of your Data is in breach of the provisions of the Regulation, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Italian Data Protection Authority [Garante Privacy], as provided for by Article 77 of the Regulation, or to take legal action (Article 79 of the Regulation), following the procedures and instructions published on the official website of the Authority: www.garanteprivacy.it

Autorizzo il trattamento dei miei dati personali da parte di OpenFiber, e i suoi responsabili del trattamento, per finalità promozionali e di marketing riguardanti il settore delle comunicazioni elettroniche, anche con modalità automatizzate.