FLAG Telecom Bags T-Com Contract

9 Aug 2006

FLAG Telecom, a subsidiary of India’s Reliance Communications, has inked a contract with T-Com, the broadband/fixed line arm of Deutsche Telekom, to provide 180GB of high-quality connectivity between Europe and the US. Under the terms of the deal, FLAG will deploy its terabit trans-oceanic loop system – FLAG Atlantic 1 (FA-1) – to provide a direct service between New York, London and Paris, incorporating a fully-protected, multiple loop system with diverse fibre delivery offering up to 2.4 terabits of high-performance city-to-city capacity.