BSNL, Aperto deploy India's first WiMAX network

Aperto Networks is building out what they claim to be India's largest WiMAX network through a partnership with service provider BSNL. The initial deployment will cover six cities: Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune. The deployment, which will also cover four rural areas, will launch in January. Applications for the service include: MPLS, VPN, leased line and Internet access, as well as VoIP, telemedicine, e-education, e-governance and e-commerce in remote areas.

For more on the Aperto network in India:
- see this press release

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