Sterlite Technologies has been awarded the confirmed Purchase Order for designing, building and managing the Indian Navy’s digital network. This Rs 3,500-crore project is a multi-year contract, which will include design, execution, operations and maintenance of the Navy Digital Network. The company had in February 2018 announced the award of the Advanced Purchase Order (APO) for this project.
This network will give the Indian Navy digital defence supremacy at par with the best naval forces in the world. The project includes the creation of an independent high-capacity end-to-end communications network, linking multiple Indian naval sites and India-administered islands. The project will include setting-up of highly secure data centres and Big Data content delivery networks that are software-defined.
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