ZTE received award for FTTx Project of the Year
10 December 2014, Jakarta, Indonesia – ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, announced that the company won the Telecom Asia Readers’ Choice and Innovation Awards for the category of FTTx Project of The Year on last December 4th, 2014. The annual award was held in Singapore this year, to recognizethe innovations and contributions to the industry of the top telecom vendors operating in Asia Pacific. Zhou Jin as the Marketing Director of ZTE Asia Pacific represented ZTE to receive the award. Frank Gu, Marketing Director of PT ZTE Indonesia, said, “We are greatly honored that our work, our company, and our support to our partner was recognized by Telecom AsiaReaders’ Choice and Innovation Awards. This prestigious award is recognition of our commitment to developing and improving our products, solutions, and services for our partners. We continue our dedication to innovate and evolve the technology for telecommunication development in the world.”
ZTE successfully won the award for their service in providing ultra-broadband internet for MNC Kabel Mediacom. First time in Indonesia, the new network delivers connection speeds of up to 200Mbps to users for a richer and more interactive online experience. The network, supported by ZTE’s industry-leading gigabit passive optical network (GPON) technologyand FTTH (Fiber to the Home) technologies, provide great competitive benefits to MNC Play Media Service of MNC Kabel Mediacom by enabling higher bandwidth to deliver richer interactive multimedia content and improved customer experience. MNC Kabel Mediacom is a part of South East Asia Largest Media Group, Media Nusantara Citra (MNC Media). "ZTE is proud to be the strategic partner of MNC Kabel Mediacom in providing the most advanced broadband connection technology," said Frank Gu. "We are pleased to provide end-to-end solution and service platform that has been proven globally. Together with our partner, ZTE has a vision to contribute in the development of Information, Communication, Technology (ICT), and multimedia." John Tanner, Editor in Chief of Telecom Asia, said, "This project impressed readers with its scope and desire as the quickest fixed broadband access network rollout in Indonesia to date, leveraging GPON and FTTH to deliver connection speeds of up to 200 Mbps in at least ten major cities across the country." ZTE's end-to-end FTTH Solutions deliver high bandwidth of up to 10 Gbps and low-latency transmission (less than 1ms), providing a reliable and stable connection that is suitable for next generation multimedia and interactive applications. ZTE’s FTTH solutions are deployed by operators around the world, including Spain’s Jazztel and Colombia’s ETB.
About Telecom Asia Reader’s Choice & Innovation Awards
The award titled The Readers’ Choice and Innovation Awards are being held annually by Telecom Asia, an online and printed media which provides key decision-makers across all sectors of the Asian telecom industry with authoritative and independent news and analysis. Telecom Asia's editorial team, along with selected analysts and industry experts, narrowed down nominations in 18 categories to a shortlist of 75, representing 44 companies, before voting was open to their online subscriber base of service providers in early October.
About MNC Group
MNC Group is the largest and the only integrated media, broadcasting, entertainment and telecommunication group in Indonesia with operations that encompasses content production, content distribution, television and radio broadcasting, newspaper, magazine, tabloids, internet & data telecommunication operator, and, value added services provider. MNC is expanding their business by entering the Broadband Internet Service Provider & Cable Pay TV market in Indonesia.