BSNL deploys Wimax based stations across India

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is deploying the US based broadband wireless solutions provider Aperto Network's Wimax based stations across India.

BSNL has started deploying the Aperto's WiMax “PacketMax 5000” base stations and PM300 subscriber units across six Indian metros including Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune as well as in four rural districts of Haryana. This will allow the public sector provider to offer high speed Internet access, broadband data communication lines as well as telemedicine services and Internet telephony. Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited (VSNL) has used Aperto's WiMax certified-solutions to increase broadband wireless services in 65 cities of India.