Nokia and FiberStar have signed an agreement to deliver new backbone capacity in the greenfield areas of Java and Bali in Indonesia. Nokia will deploy its latest DWDM technology, enabling speeds of up to 100G per wavelength to support FiberStar in delivering a quad play network offering advanced triple play telecommunications services.
Nokia will be providing its Optical Networking portfolio including the 1830 Photonic Service Switch to the company. The scope of the contract also includes Network Planning and Optimization and Network Implementation.
Nokia said that its technology will optimize FiberStar’s network to maximise capacity at the most effective cost per bit. The signed agreement also includes a five-year service maintenance contract to guarantee excellent network performance.
Thomas Dragono, Commercial Director, FiberStar, Chief Technology Officer, Vodafone
We are committed with our fiber optic deployment in helping and speeding up the adoption of ICT in boosting the economy in various areas across Indonesia. With our comprehensive market understanding and expertise, combined with Nokia’s proven technology, we believe FiberStar can offer the best solution to address the current telecommunications needs, particularly throughout Java and Bali.
Robert Cattanach, head of Indonesia, Nokia Chief Technology Officer, Vodafone
Our strong presence in Indonesia and exemplary product track record gives FiberStar the means to provide the highest bandwidth and quickly provision new services. FiberStar can use this deployment as a starting point with 100G technology that can be upgraded in the future to 400G and beyond.