Leading fibre network and private network links company, Broadbased Communications Ltd has been named Telecom Wholesale Company for the year 2018 at the Nigeria Tech Innovation and Telecom Awards. The event which held last Friday in Lagos was organized by the Association of Telecom Companies of Nigeria (ATCON).
Broadbased Communications operates a non-compete, non-discriminatory, open access Metropolitan Fiber Optic Network covering all the major business districts in Lagos.
Consequently, the company provides Fiber Optic Network connectivity for Mobile Network Operators, 4G Network Operators, all the Submarine Cable Landing Stations, all Major Internet Service Providers, all Data Centers, Nigeria Internet Exchange Point, major Global Telecom Operators, all the Banks, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, all Electronic Payment Switching and Processing companies, Oil Companies, major Corporate firms and Residential Estates in partnership with other Telecom Service Providers in each Estate.
While receiving the award, Broadbased MD/C.E.O, Prince Henry Iseghohi stated that the award is a testament to the company’s dedication to the open access, non-compete, model, the goodwill of its esteemed Customer base, the hard work and dedication of the Staff of Broadbased Communications.
Mr Chris Erewele Snr, the Group Executive Director, stated that this award will spur the Broadbased Team to remain committed to the provision of quality services to its customers. He appealed to various stakeholders in the industry to work together to address the issues facing the industry including an indiscriminate destruction of Cables by Road Construction companies in Lagos.
The Executive Director, Business Development, Mr Chidi Ibisi said that to address the needs of its customers, their cables are installed with a Fleet of 11 Horizontal Drilling equipment with redundant cable routes to over 20 Points of Presence (POPs) in Lagos with Packet Transport Network nodes in each POP to automatically reroute the traffic in case of a cable cut.
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