BayanTel picks Ericsson for broadband expansion

21 Jun 2006

Bayan Telecommunications (BayanTel) of the Philippines says it has signed a frame agreement with equipment manufacturer Ericsson for the supply of the latter’s EDA solution to support its broadband rollout in the country. The Swedish vendor is already providing ongoing support for BayanTel’s nationwide DSL rollout programme. Under the latest contract it will supply, deliver, install, integrate, test and commission its IP-DSLAM Ethernet DSL access solution. The EDA solution is being deployed in BayanTel’s service areas in Metro Manila, the Bicol region, the Visayas and Mindanao regions, and will commence in June 2006.

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