Multiple options are available for Internet Connectivity to the companies in Technopark. An optical fibre cable with redundancies at all levels is being placed in the park. Multiple earth stations are also present. The major Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are Reliance Infocomm, STPI, BSNL,Bharti and VSNL. Bandwidth nearing STM levels of 132 MBPS is available, as per company requirements.
BHARTI AIRTEL Ltd
Asianet Satellite Communications Ltd
Reliance Communications Ltd
Reliance has started their broadband Data/Voice services in Technopark. Reliance PAN India OFC network is further connected to FLAG, an undersea cable system, also a Reliance Company. FLAG Telecom backbone connects 134 countries including U.S, U.K, Middle East and Asia Pac. Currently FLAG has its landing station in Mumbai. Technopark is connected through fiber link extending from Technopark buildings, in self-healing redundant ring architecture to Reliance Internet Data Center and Gateway at Mumbai, directly connecting to FLAG. FLAG itself has redundancy built in through its Trans Atlantic and Trans Pacific routes. Moreover via FLAG, Reliance has access to substantial International capacities that can be upgraded as and when required. Reliance is a Tier-1 ISP having peering arrangements with other Tier-1 ISPs like UUNet, FLAG etc on n x STM-1 (155 Mbps) links and have public and private peering with more than 400 carriers at more than 15 Internet Exchange points across the Globe. Reliance peers with Sify and VSNL in the domestic sector. Reliance thus offers Full Circuit IPLC with single point contact, management and highly reliable Internet Services in Technopark.
POWER GRID CORPORATION OF INDIA LIMITED
Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (POWERGRID), the Central Transmission Utility of India, a leading Public Sector Undertaking owns, operates and maintains one of the largest transmission networks in the world. Considering its inherent strength of transmission infrastructure, POWERGRID has diversified into telecommunication and has obtained Infrastructure Provider - II (IP-II), ISP - A, National Long Distance (NLD) License from DOT. POWERGRID has established 20,000 Kms of broad band telecom network on its transmission infrastructure provided for the links connecting all metros and major cities across the country. POWERGRID is presently leasing bandwidth capacity to various NLD, ILD, Cellular Operators, ISP, Call Centre and various Govt. Agencies on its network.
Implications for industry
State level information (SII) in place to support smart G2C, C2G, G2G, G2B, B2B and B2C ASP applications - Kerala offers possibly the best local market potential amongst states.
Significant Cost Savings for bandwidth-Intensive IT/ITES Businesses, if bandwidth is tapped at Kochi or Thiruvananthapuram.
Kerala - Wired for the future - Milestones
Three submarine cables landing and 'SAFE' submarine cable landings at Kochi - the primary international gateway of VSNL, offering 15 GBPS bandwidth backed by the digital backbone, provide Kerala with the best communication infrastructure among the states to serve bandwidth-intensive IT industries. Kerala is connected through Chennai in a ring architecture to the national internet backbone.
Aircel Business Solutions
Aircel Business Solutions (ABS) (the Business Unit of Dishnet Wireless Limited owned by Maxis Communications, Malaysia & Apollo Group) focuses on meeting Network, Application, Security and Managed Service needs of Enterprise customers by providing customized, cost effective solutions. Services of ABS are targeted at Enterprise customers segmented basis the needs of customers in order to provide better, sharper and efficient services from our product portfolio. ABS envisages positioning itself as a Total Solution Provider offering end-to-end triple play services in Data, NLD, ILD and Managed Services segments.
Aircel Business Solutions offers high performance internet bandwidth services for its customers which could be offered over any kind of last mile. In order to meet customer expectations of uptimes and redundancies, Aircel ensures high speed and a redundant backbone. Moreover, with monitoring tools to check, measure and monitor the backbone, Aircel allows its customers to buy the bandwidths as per expectation and deploys the last mile connectivity over Wimax, Fiber or P2P radio.
Aircel Business Solutions have the following solutions offered to all the Corporate and SME segments across the country.
Premium Internet Services
Layer2 MPLS VPN<
Data Center Services
Vodafone Business Services
From boosting cost and production efficiency to increasing connectivity, Vodafone Business Services help companies meet the challenges of today and prepare for the future. We bring together Voice and Data, wireless and wireline services to help businesses harness the power of total communications.
Our Basket of Total Business connectivity offerings include
Internet Leased Lines – provides dedicated and secured data connectivity between your business locations and Vodafone’s Internet Gateways with guaranteed bandwidth ranging from 1 Mbps to 1 Gbps and more.
VPN, MPLS VPN , - Vodafone’s Virtual Private Networks provide secure and faster Data connectivity between offices via a cloud, avoiding extra cost or infrastructure. It gives your organization the advantage of a dynamic, secure and future-ready service.
Remote SSLOffice Connect - Connect is an enterprise-class service that enables connectivity between your geographically distributed work force and a central location. A perfect solution to aid employees who are either on the move or are working from home.
Office Wireline Voice- Transform your employee extensions to direct lines with Vodafone’s Office Wireline Voice (E1-DID). This means that an effective EPABX can be set up to enable simultaneous usage of phone lines at 30 office desks, so that you can do away with unnecessary telephone lines entering your office premises.
We offer Mobile Broadband USB Sticks, Broadband Wi-Fi, connectivity on tablets and more to enable your employees work efficiently on move.
Business Value Added Services
Vodafone Toll Free Service can open you to new business and valuable feedbacks.
Corporate Caller Tunes can communicate to callers before the call is taken, establishing a strong brand connect with them.
Audio/Video Conferencing - With your business and customers reaching wider geographies and time zones, Vodafone Conferencing and Collaboration solutions is not just cost effective in cutting down travel cost and time but also a more efficient answer to the day-to-day communication needs of your business.
Machine to Machine Platform
Vodafone Location tracker enables you to track field employees as well as assets on move (cabs, goods carriers, merchandise) through a simple GPS technology with minimal charges improving business efficiency.
As part of Machine to Machine Solutions, Vodafone provides pre-provisioned and ready-to-use SIMs that can be fully integrated into machines/units meant to interact with other machines and connect to your mobile phones for updates.
The contact details to obtain Internet/IPLC connection from the ISPs in Thiruvananthapuram are given below:
Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)
SAJAN V. JOHN
Manager – Voice & Data Products
Tata Communications Limited
Park Centre, Technopark Campus,
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala - 695581
Mobile:+91 (9037099162) | 4716660142
Tel: 91-0471 2700296, 2700854
4) Asianet Satellite Communications Limited
5) Reliance Communications Ltd
6) Kelnet Communications
7) Bharti Airtel Ltd.
8) Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd
9)Dishnet Wireless Ltd>
9) Vodafone Business Services
Mr. Ayyappan Jagadeesan ( 9846718442)