High Speed Broadband
Partnership is part of telco’s ongoing plan to seek access from every access provider in the market.
Telco takes challenges in stride and offers more value to customers.
Bell Labs, the research arm of Alcatel-Lucent, has claimed to set a new broadband speed record of 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) using traditional copper telephone lines and a prototype technology that demonstrates how existing copper access networks can be used to deliver 1 Gbps symmetrical ultra-broadband access services.
In the next two to three years, Asia will see very rapid innovation and proliferation of Internet-related services amongst small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), says McKinsey Global Institute.
Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) announced a 9.7% rise in group revenue for the six months ended June 30 2012 to RM4.80 billion from RM4.38 billion (US$1.54 billion from US$1.40 billion) in the corresponding period last year.
TM said that its latest international submarine cable system Cahaya Malaysia, which links Malaysia to Japan, will begin carrying Internet traffic on Aug 20.