Russia roundup: MTT completes IP migration; AKADO in DOCSIS 3 upgrade; Svyaznoy reaches quarter-million mark

26 Feb 2014

Cable broadband operator AKADO Telecom has upgraded its HFC network in Moscow to faster DOCSIS 3.0 and Ethernet platforms, Russian news site Telecom-Daily reports.

Long-distance telephony operator Multiregional Transit Telecom (MTT) has announced the completion of a project to migrate its entire domestic and international transmission network to IP technology.

Mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Svyaznoy Mobile, owned by independent handset retailer Svyaznoy and operating over the network of Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), has reached the milestone of 250,000 subscribers, Russian website Digit reports. The MVNO launched in November 2013.