Tata Play Fiber, an internet service provider in India, has selectedsecure, AI-driven networks specialist Juniper Networksfor upgrades to its regional network.
While internet speeds in India continue to increase, networks are under constant strain due to remote work and bandwidth-intensive applications such as video conferencing, streaming video and gaming. Tata Play Fiber therefore set out to improve the scale and agility of its regional networks.
Tata Play Fiber worked with Juniper to help it achieve its goal of providing an immediate tenfold increase in capacity while aiming for 400G soon.
Juniper’sACX7100 Cloud Metro Routerswere selected to underpin Tata Play Fiber’s 400G deployment, while theACX710supports the access layer. Tata Play Fiber's regional networks can now distribute content closer to subscribers using Juniper's Cloud Metro solutions, potentially increasing capacity and performance while streamlining service delivery to enable profitable growth at scale.
In addition, Juniper's Broadband Network Gateway (BNG) subscriber management solution simplifies the delivery of bundled services such as internet connectivity, entertainment content and home security.
By leveraging the open programmability of a Juniper network, the team at Tata Play Fiber can automate service delivery and provide quick home installation and troubleshooting. This, says Jupiter, will streamline the customer experience and enable quicker access to premium, super-fast internet to millions of people in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, New Delhi and other major cities across India.
With India making progress in its post-pandemic recovery plans amidst the broader global shift toward hybrid work models, Tata Play Fiber plans to achieve higher customer satisfaction with an automated, sustainable and scalable network as new service opportunities emerge.