Weekly review of key events in Azerbaijan's ICT sector

ICT Materials 30 October 2021 12:01 (UTC +04:00)
Weekly review of key events in Azerbaijan's ICT sector

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct.30

By Sadraddin Aghjayev - Trend:

Azerbaijani Azeronline Internet provider is expanding its activities in the districts. Thus, the company is currently creating GPON networks in villages, as well as in cities of such districts as Agstafa, Shamkir, Gadabey, Tovuz, Agsu, Guba, Kurdamir, Saatly, Zardab, Goygol, Masally, Hajigabul, Jalilabad, Sabirabad, Salyan, Imishli, Fuzuli, Aghdam, Agdash, Tartar, Neftchala, Goychay. In some districts, maintenance has been completed and connections have already been established.

In addition, this week it was reported that access to the Internet in the Azerbaijani territories, where the laying of the optical Internet network of the wireless Azeronline company is impossible, is carried out using data transmission technology with the help of radio waves at a frequency of 5 GHz. A base station is being installed, to which up to 30 antennas can be connected simultaneously, that is, 30 subscribers can be connected

It also became known that Azeronline has now provided wireless Internet access to companies operating in the liberated cities of Shusha, Gubadli, Kalbajar, Aghdam, Fuzuli, Khojavend and Zangilan.

Also, this week one of the country's leading banks, PASHA Bank, announced its readiness to support projects that contribute to the development of the startup ecosystem in Azerbaijan. In this area, PASHA Bank has already signed relevant agreements on some projects. In addition, it became known that the bank is working on increasing the number of digital products and services.

It was noted that the bank focuses on SMEs and corporate banking. Work is underway to digitize services in this particular segment. For the corporate segment, there is separate online banking with an expanded portfolio of services provided. In addition, corporate clients have a separate mobile application.


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