Eircom eFibre Cabinet Locations and Coverage

As a follow-up to previous post we made on Eircom eFibre coverage, we have done some digging to see is it possible to get more detail on Eircom’s Actual eFibre coverage, rather than the Exchange Boundary maps which are currently on the Eircom website. After some googling, we have found a crowd-sourced google map of enabled cabinets on the Eircom Network.  It appears to have much source data from Eircom Wholesale, so it is surprising Eircom do not just publish this information on their website. Below is a screenshot of the enabled exchanges in the Mullingar area, as you can …

Eircom’s eFibre Coverage Maps Misleading

Eircom Today Launched their long awaited VDSL product – Fibre to the cabinet, offering speeds of up to 70M down and 20M up, to Business and Residential customers. What everybody want’s to know is – can I get it? At a first glance, everything looks great, however when you dig into the coverage map there are huge sections within the Green Coverage area which actually do not have coverage. We tested several addresses well inside the indicated coverage, and they all failed testing.  It seems only locations in the town centres really have coverage, the map above is very mis-leading. …