Cisco Expresses Interest In National Broadband Project

Cisco Expresses Interest In National Broadband Project

Cisco Systems, Inc. has expressed interest in partnering with other companies in Jordan to help implement the National Broadband Network for which the government will soon float tenders.

The project, which will be open for local and international companies, will save a “large amount” of money currently spent on connecting to the Internet, the minister noted.

The project is important for Jordan’s financial, administrative and information reform, he added.

Ghoul said the project is key to Jordan becoming a leader in e-health and e-education services, a matter that would positively reflect on the development of the Kingdom and the empowerment of human resources.

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