Bengaluru: Tejas Networks [BSE: 540595, NSE: TEJASNET] has received a purchase order of Rs. 111 Cr for Indian Navy’s countrywide next-generation digital communications network from Sterlite Technologies Ltd [BSE: 532374, NSE: STRTECH], a global data network solutions company. As a part of this order, Tejas Networks will supply its state-of-the-art terabit capacity DWDM systems and high-performance Layer-3 Multi-Gigabit Ethernet switches, for this pan-India network.
The Indian Navy’s communication network is being built as a robust, highly secure, scalable and reliable digital highway for naval operations that will link multiple Indian naval offices and India administered islands. As the master systems integrator, Sterlite Technologies has been awarded a long-term contract for design, execution, operations and maintenance of Indian Navy’s Digital Network.
Mr. Sanjay Nayak, Managing Director and CEO of Tejas Networks said, “ It is a matter of great pride that our designed-and-made-in-India DWDM products and Layer-3 Multi Gigabit Ethernet switches will be deployed in Navy’s network, which has long-term strategic significance for India. The order reinforces our technological and execution capabilities for building large and complex communication networks.”