Nokia, Ciena providing gear for Jio's major 4G rollout
TelecomAsia - Telecom Asia - 24-03-17 07:38
Nokia and Ciena have both detailed their roles in providing equipment for disruptive Indian newcomer Reliance Jio Infocomm's greenfield pan-India 4G rollout.
Reliance Jio finally launched LTE services for the public in September last year, and has signed on 100 million new users in just 170 days due to its aggressive strategy of initially offering all services for free.
Nokia announced that its optical deployment for Jio covers over 90,000km across India, making it one of the biggest 100G deployments in the world.
The vendor provided switches with 100G DWDM...