System would be capable of handling 1.6 million broadband connections pan-India
Sterlite Technologies Limited a leading global provider of transmission solutions for the power and telecom industries, announced that it has received a contract from BSNL, for deployment of a central ofﬁce broadband system in telecom circles, pan India.
The Company would install and commission the system within FY13 and would manage this network for 7 years thereafter. The system, once completed, would be capable of handling about 1.6 million broadband connections.
Sterlite has streamlined its efforts to implement these Central Ofﬁce broadband systems well within the required project schedule.
Rahul Sharma, Head – System Integration Business, of Sterlite Technologies, “Sterlite has developed
the capability to provide comprehensive solutions for the telecom & broadband sectors. We remain committed to facilitating the propagation of broadband in India.”This contract valued at about Rs 114 Crores, is part of a total bank of new orders valued at about Rs 560 Crores that Sterlite has received since July 1, 2011.