BayanTel inks DSL deal with Ericsson

1 Sep 2006

BayanTel has signed a deal with Ericsson for the expansion of the telco’s DSL broadband services. The exact worth of the contract is unknown but is understood to be in the tens of millions of dollars. Under the terms of the contract, Ericsson will supply and install equipment that will provide BayanTel with capacity for 100,000 more DSL subscribers. Currently BayanTel has approximately 20,000 broadband customers and plans to increase this to 35,000 by the end of 2006.

Philippines, Bayan Telecommunications (Bayantel), Ericsson