Belarus expands international internet gateway to 450Gbps

13 Nov 2013

Belarusian state-owned PTO Beltelecom says that the country has expanded the capacity of its international internet gateways by 40Gbps to a total of 450Gbps. In a statement on its web site, the fixed line operator notes that the latest increase marks an 80% boost in capacity when compared to the same time a year ago.

As previously reported by CommsUpdate, in September this year Beltelecom announced that it had upped the country’s external internet gateway to 390Gbps, from 350Gbps, having previously boosted bandwidth by 60Gbps in late December 2012.

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