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Kenya Education Network rolls out new 10GE Network

CIO / East Africa

Telco Systems announced that it has successfully deployed a new 10GE high capacity carrier Ethernet network for the Kenya Education Network (KENET) in Kenya.

KENET is a not-for-profit telecommunications operator in Kenya supporting the communication needs of the education and research institutions in the country. KENET is designated as the National Research and Education Network (NREN) of Kenya and provides Internet bandwidth services to member institution campuses.

The new carrier Ethernet network built by Telco Systems for KENET initially provides Internet access and data center interconnectivity to all the universities and research institutes in Kenya. KENET’s new network could eventually be extended to provide connectivity to other educational institutions, including the primary and secondary schools in the country.

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