Rostelecom launches Nizhnevartovsk-Strezhevoy backbone
Russian national operator Rostelecom has begun commercial operation of the fibre optical backbone line inter-connecting Nizhnevartovsk and Strezhevoy. The length of the line is 90 kilometres. DWDM technology has been used when deploying the line, and ...
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From the air, the lonely settlement of Strezhevoy is a tiny enclave, adrift in a snowy ocean of frozen forests and ice-white snaking rivers. From the ground, it was less bleak than I had imagined. Side by side with ramshackle wooden barracks from the ...