Indosat Ooredoo is the first company in Southeast Asia to implement Cisco’s SRv6 technology.
Jakarta, TechnoBusiness ID (English Edition) • PT Indosat Tbk. (IDX: ISAT) became the first digital telecommunications company in Southeast Asia to commercially implement 5G Segment Routing services using Cisco’s SRv6 technology.
Cisco’s SRv6 technology enables Indosat Ooredoo, Indosat’s corporate brand, to transform its transport infrastructure into a state-of-the-art, programmable 5G transport.
Its Network Slicing technology enables 5G networks to be simpler, scalable, and agile with high reliability to meet the needs of retail and business customers.
Sanjay Kaul, President of APJ Service Provider Cisco, said that by using Cisco’s SRv6 technology, Indosat Ooredoo has pioneered the next phase of IP networking through simplification and automation.
Cisco’s SRv6 technology will allow Indosat Ooredoo to support Indonesia in transforming its digital economy, including driving product and service innovation, operational efficiency, and customer experience.
“This is a big step in building a next-generation transport network that is programmable, future-ready, scalable, and capable of auto-operating with the support of Cisco’s SRv6 technology,” said Medhat Elhusseiny, Chief Technology and Information Officer at Indosat Ooredoo.
SRv6 technology makes Indosat Ooredoo’s low-latency, fast, on-demand and high-quality 5G services, as well as cloud and IoT capable.•
—Vino Darmawan, TechnoBusiness ID • Photo: Indosat Ooredoo