ACT Enterprise collaborates with IISc to provide high-speed broadband network


ACT Enterprise (Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd.), a enterprise solutions provider, has announced collaboration with Indian Institute of Science (IISc) to provide internet connectivity to research firms incubated under Society for Innovation and Development (SID).

As part of the partnership, ACT Enterprise has built a custom, dedicated network that will deliver 25 Gbps internet at SID, IISc making it one of the largest such undertakings in India.

Each incubated firm operating under SID will receive a dedicated 1 Gbps link. The backhaul consists of 3 links for a total of 60 Gbps capacity to provide failover and uninterrupted service.

Speaking on the partnership, Prasanna Gokhale, CTO, Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd said “Our enterprise business is providing world-class services to over 15,000 enterprise customers across India. Internet is a crucial enabler for early stage firms, in that they can leverage technology to rapidly build, test and iterate their offerings. We are proud to partner with IISc, a premier institute for foundational research in the world. We are confident that our state-of-the-art service will help them harness and accelerate technological advancements”.

Speaking on the partnership, Prof B. Gurumoorthy, CEO, Society for Innovation & Development “At SID, we live our mission – incubating IP based start-ups that commercialize science and technology for societal benefit. High speed, reliable bespoke internet solutions for new tech, deep tech is extremely crucial, and we are happy to work with ACT Enterprise who have built this custom solution for us”.