Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has extended its contract with UTStarcom for three years. UTStarcom will support BSNL for a major network enhancement for the largest national wireline carrier in India. This reinforces the strength of UTStarcom’s advanced efficient and reliable broadband infrastructure solutions.
This is an extension order for maintenance of BSNL broadband services with UTStarcom supplied products, including B1000 IPDSLAM, RPR, EMS, LAN switches, BNGs, and various applications like AAA, SSSC and SSSS. UTStarcom will supply and maintain BSNL Multiplay, the broadband triple play network for the next three years till 2018.
“We are delighted to build on the success of our partnership with BSNL, and we are excited to play a key role in an effort to support the rollout of its ‘Multiplay’ broadband Internet service, by offering our robust portfolio of advanced yet affordable telecom infrastructure solutions. As a leading telecom infrastructure provider, we plan to extend our efforts significantly in the year 2015 and will work with Indian telecom operators, system integrators and the government to address the needs of Indian government’s initiatives to build up Digital India,” said William Wong, UTStarcom’s Chief Executive Officer.