Sify chooses ADVA as technology partner to deliver managed Ethernet services

ADVA (FSE: ADV) has announced that it has been selected as the strategic technology partner of Sify Technologies Limited, the company said.

Sify, the largest ICT service provider in India, is deploying the ADVA FSP 150 as the foundation of its new managed Ethernet service offering. The intelligent, multi-layer demarcation and aggregation technology will enable Sify to deliver secure, highly reliable end-to-end Ethernet services, leveraging its nationwide MPLS core network.

The offering completes Sify´s ICT solution suite and empowers its end users to streamline operations, cut costs and rapidly seize new business opportunities. In addition to providing intelligent managed enterprise services, Sify will use the ADVA technology to extend its wholesale service footprint, giving more international carriers access to the Indian subcontinent.

With more than 10,000 enterprise customers across the Indian subcontinent, Sify has seen an enormous increase in data demand. The ADVA FSP 150 is the ultimate response. Deployed at the customer premises, the ADVA FSP 150 demarcation solution delivers MEF-certified CE 2.0 services and provides several key advantages.

It´s highly interoperable, enabling seamless integration with Sify´s existing network management system. With its comprehensive set of service assurance functions, the solution offers full visibility of service quality — an essential tool for effective SLA management. The device also provides the flexibility to quickly transition from 1Gbit/s to 10Gbit/s Ethernet services without requiring extra space and power consumption.