Sterlite Tech's optical communication products get Europe's CPR qualification

Sterlite Tech (BSE: 532374, NSE: STRTECH), an end-to-end global technology leader in smarter digital networks, is now providing high-quality optical fibre cables qualified with harmonised European EU305/2011 Construction Products Regulation (CPR), the company said.

All cable products in EU need to meet the CPR qualification and carry the CE marking by July 1, 2017.

Sterlite Tech is partnering with global telecom operators, ISPs and municipalities to realise the European Commission´s aggressive targets to create a Gigabit society through ultra-fast internet access by 2025 – 1 Gbps connectivity for providers of public services and digitally intensive enterprises, 100 Mbps speed for all urban and rural homes, and uninterrupted 5G broadband coverage for all urban areas.

Fibre connectivity is imperative to realise this vision, and as a leader in creating smarter digital infrastructures, Sterlite Tech is enabling this roll-out in Europe and other geographies.

Sterlite Technologies is a global technology leader in smarter digital networks. With a pure-play telecom focused business that develops and delivers optical communication products, network and system integration services and OSS/BSS software solutions, Sterlite Tech has sales network in six continents.