Tejas Networks announced its deal with Bharti Airtel to enhance Airtel’s optical network capacity in key metropolitan markets.
Tejas Networks will supply, install and support its TJ1600 DWDM/OTN products for extending Airtel’s optical networks towards the edge, supporting 5G backhaul, B2B services and broadband applications. The enhanced capacity will enable Airtel to deliver a superior experience to its customers.
Randeep Sekhon, Chief Technology Officer of Bharti Airtel, said: “Airtel has been making investments in expanding its metro network capacity as part of its 5G readiness and for catering to increased bandwidth consumption by fixed-line and enterprise customers.”
Sanjay Nayak, Managing Director and CEO of Tejas Networks, said: “We will provide our multi-terabit TJ1600 DWDM/OTN products to augment Airtel’s metro network capacity right up the network edge.”
Tejas Networks said its TJ1600 platform, with its “pay-as-you-grow” modular design will be supporting 100Gbps to 600Gbps wavelengths and a universal OTN/DWDM architecture offering advanced bandwidth expansion and optimization, is gaining significant traction among leading telecom service providers.