Sunday, September 23, 2007

JANET(UK) Selects VSNL for High Bandwidth Access

JANET, the UK's national network for research and education, has selected VSNL Telecommunications to supply high bandwidth global Internet access for its wide range of education and research institutions across the UK. VSNL will be providing an aggregate capacity of 40 Gbps via four OC192 ports from two diverse locations in London as part of a multiple year agreement. Financial terms were not disclosed.

JANET connects the UK's universities, FE Colleges, Research Councils, Specialist Colleges and Adult and Community Learning providers to each other, as well as to the rest of the world through links to the global Internet.