FTTH Overview


Fibre to the Home (FTTH) is a unique technology being deployed by BSNL for the first time in India. The fibre connectivity having unlimited bandwidth and state of the art technology provides fix access platform to deliver the high speed broadband from 256 Kbps to 100 Mbps, IPTV having different type of contents like HDTV and future coming 3D TV and range of voice telephony services. It provides a comprehensive solution for the IP leased line, internet, Closed User Group (CUG), MPLS-VPN, VoIP, video conferencing, video calls etc whatever the services available on the internet platform, bandwidth on demand can be delivered by this connectivity to the without changing the access fibre and home device. Customer will get a CPE called Home Optical Network Termination (HONT) consist of 4X100 Mpbs Ethernet ports and 2 normal telephone ports. Each 100 Mbps ports will provide broadband, IPTVs, IP Video call and leased line etc as required by the customers. Customer will get power back unit having full load backup of four hours and normal backup of three days. This power backup will be AC input and connecting to the HONT on 12V DC.

Connectivity via FTTH:

BSNL will extend fibre from its nearest Central Office (CO) location directly or through franchisee and install HONT and battery backup at the customers identified locations. The services such as Voice, Broadband, IPTV etc. will be enabled as per the customer”s request plans for the same.


The services over FTTH:

Basic internet Access Service controlled and uncontrolled from 256Kbps to 1000Mbps.
  • TV over IP Service (MPEG2).
  • Video on Demand (VoD)(MPEG4) play like VCR
  • Audio on Demand Service
  • Bandwidth on Demand (User and or service configurable)
  • Remote Education
  • Point to Point and Point to Multi Point Video Conferencing, virtual classroom
  • Voice and Video Telephony over IP: Connection under control of centrally located soft switches
  • Interactive Gaming
  • VPN on broadband
  • Dial up VPN Service
  • Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS)