AccessKenya invests KES300m in fibre rollout

27 Nov 2014

AccessKenya Group has announced the completion of the rollout of its metropolitan fibre network in key target areas around Nairobi and its environs. The deployment is expected to grow the firm’s connectivity propositions in Industrial area, Ruaraka, Westlands, Parklands, Mombasa Road and the Central Business District among other localities. AccessKenya says it is targeting new business by offering cloud solutions and managed services that require high speed connectivity to data centres for delivery. ‘Our interest is in helping businesses grow by delivering affordable but critical end to end solutions for enterprises and even smaller companies,’ said Jonathan Somen, AccessKenya chief executive, adding: ‘All our fibre installations are future proofed with capabilities to traffic massive data rates of up to 2Gbps if necessary.’ AccessKenya has earmarked an investment spend of KES300 million (USD3.3 million) in fibre technology through to 2015 in Nairobi, Thika and Mombasa.

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