Sparkle and TTCL set up new PoP in Tanzania

19 Jun 2014

TI Sparkle, the international services arm of the Telecom Italia Group, has announced a new partnership with national PTO Tanzania Telecommunication Company Limited (TTCL) for the delivery of IP services in South and East Africa through a new point of presence (PoP) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. In its release, the Italian-owned firm said that working with TTCL, the pair will provide new cost effective, high quality and secure fully protected global IP connectivity solutions to TLC operators, internet service providers (ISPs) and service providers that are connected to Dar es Salaam through major international submarine and terrestrial cable systems. The agreement with TTCL is the latest of a series of local partnerships TI Sparkle has been able to pioneer and develop in several fast growing markets in Africa.