Cable & Telecom

VCom to supply wireless broadband equipment across India

VICTORIA – Victoria-based VCom has entered into a multi-year US$10 million agreement to supply wireless broadband equipment across India with MRO-TEK Ltd., a company based in Bangalore, India. Subject to achieving domestic regulatory approvals for India, MRO-TEK will offer VCom’s 3.3 - 3.4 GHz WiMAX-ready products domestically in India under the MRO-TEK brand label. This supply agreement represents one of the largest commitments to WiMAX technology in the South Asia region to date, the company says, and recognizes the surging demand for broadband in India and the country’s rapidly growing economy, especially in the business and technology sectors. In India,...