Monday, December 25, 2017
The stage has set for the launch of Fiber Grid project by the President Ram Nath Kovind who dedicates it on December 27, 2017.
The Fiber Grid will provide state-of-the-art “triple play services” that comprise Internet, television and voice telephony. According to sources, the Internet services will make broadband connections available at a very high speed of 15 to 100 mbps and 250 plus television channels combined with telephone service free from rent.
It will facilitate the connection fo 20,000 surveillance cameras across the State and 16 integrated district command control and data services, provide the Information and Communication Technologies infrastructure for smart cities, beam digital content to over 4,000 government schools and help in rendering telemedicine services at more then 6,000 primary health centres.
Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu said that the fiber grid connections would be available to around one lakh households with 100% connectivity in 55 villages and will be scaled up to 30 lakh households by 2019.