Number of Broadband Subscribers to Increase in Baku

ICT Materials 19 January 2007 16:56 (UTC +04:00)

The number of subscribers of the broadband communications in Baku will increase. Trend reports referring to the Azerbaijan Telecommunication and IT Ministry, that the number of subscribers of the broadband communications in the network PA Baki Telefon Rabitasi (Baku Telephone Network) has reached 494. By 2006, their number was just 942.

Along with the Capital, the analogous services have been involved in the regions of the country. 480 units of broadband equipment DSLAM have been installed in Absheron, Lankaran, Mingachavir, Shaki, Guba, Khachmaz, Goychay, Zagatala, Sabirabad, Shamkir, Yevlakh, Ganja, Sumgayit, Astara, Jalilabad, Tovuz by means of Internet provider, Aztelekom Net. 340 users have obtained the access to the speed Internet.

33 units of HDSL equipment were installed in the regions of the country in 2006. 475 units of equipment FSM -12 were bought and installed on the territories where there are a deficit of technical capacities.