UTStarcom awards BSNL deal to IBM
October 5, 2007
IBM, in collaboration with UTStarcom, has commenced work for Bharat Sanchar Nigam. (BSNL) to provide end-to-end networking solutions and services for the deployment of 2.8 million lines of DSLAM (Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer) in approximately 900 cities throughout India.
BSNL will use the network to deliver real-time applications and high-speed Internet, and to effectively handle ever-increasing broadband subscriber traffic. The solution will enable BSNL to offer new broadband-based, multi-play services such as IPTV, video on demand, video multicast, VPN services, and high-speed Internet services across the country.