Connect Broadband the most trusted brand in the region has an extensive copper and fibre network across the state covering 100 small and large towns. The company has been working aggressively on increasing broadband speeds to its customers.
Connect Broadband Gears up to Deliver 1 Gig
Speed on Its Fixed Line Network
Chandigarh 2nd Nov: All across the world fixed line is the preferred mode of high speed
internet access. With increasing amount of HD Content available on internet, need for
speed is growing at a fast pace. Connect Broadband the most trusted brand in the
region has an extensive copper and fibre network across the state covering 100 + small
and large towns. The company has been working aggressively on increasing broadband
speeds to its customers.
Keeping an eye on the future of internet, Connect Broadband is working on different
technologies and has successfully tested internet speed of 100 Mbps on copper and
whopping 500 Mbps on FTTH network. Connect Broadband will start offering these
speeds in different cities in a phased manner.
Connect Broadband is now further testing technologies such as vectoring with VDSL and
G.Fast to offer 300 Mbps on its copper network. It has roped in various international
technology experts to physically test and develop new technology that will work
seamlessly in the region.
On fibre networks various foreign operators such as Google, AT&T, Verizon, and British
Telecom have tested internet speed of more than One Gigabyte. Connect Broadband is
also deploying this technology and will start offering 1 Gbps speed on fiber very soon.
Talking about the future trends, Mr. Arvind Bali, CEO Connect Broadband and Videocon
Telecom commented, “With IOT gaining ground HD and 4K video content availability
and VR coming into picture, high bandwidths will provide consistent user experience. At
Connect Broadband we are committed to highest standards of Quality of Experience
(QOE) for all our customers. Videocon Group is investing heavily to create a network
capable of delivering speeds exceeding 1 Gbps to all its customers.”
Connect Broadband participated in recently concluded industry event ‘Broadband World
Forum’ which was held in London to explore the latest developments and international
Tie-ups. All these developments will help internet users to consume more and more
content at snap of the fingers. Good things will keep happening, so stay connected.
CONNECT is a part of 10 Billion US$ Videocon Group and is a pan India ISP Licensee with
market leadership in Punjab Telecom Circle, which consists of Punjab, the Union
Territory of Chandigarh and Panchkula. The Company also provides a full gamut of
telecommunication services, which includes voice telephony, both Wireline and fixed
wireless, Internet services, broadband data services and a range of value added service
viz., Centrex, leased lines, voice mail and video conferencing. Connect has recently
expanded its coverage footprint with launch of data services in Haryana and Himachal
What more? CONNECT also provides Wireless Broadband service across Punjab.
Offering high speed internet through a wireless medium, CONNECT Wireless Broadband
enables users to access internet through their Laptops, PCs, Tablets, Wi-Fi enabled
phones in the wireless vicinity & FTTH which is a Broadband telecommunications system
based on fiber-optic cables and associated optical electronics. The technology reaches
the boundary of the living space, such as a box on the outside wall of a home.
Quadruple play of high-speed broadband, high-definition video, unlimited 'anywhere'
telephony, and real-time surveillance are a few key take-aways for users.