Reply to post: Re: Adastral

Form an orderly queue, people: 31,000 BT staff go to Openreach in October

Tom 7 Silver badge

Re: Adastral

I worked there before it was called Adastral. I designed a fibre optic chip that, if BT had it now, would drop the cost of FTTH to less than annual copper maintenance. On trying to find funding in the wonderful new internal market I was told 'We are a public company now, we dont do research'.

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