Andhra Pradesh State Wide Area Network (APSWAN)

Government of Andhra Pradesh, as part of its vision to improve services to its citizens through efficient and transparent administration, has planned to create the backbone infrastructure for:


  • Catalysing IT developme-nt in the state

  • Supporting IT solutions for e-governance

As part of the building of IT infrastructure, a Wide Area Network (APSWAN) was created, linking State Secretariat and all District Collectorates with 2 Mbps fiber optic line.

UTL had been awarded the most prestigious contract for establish-ing Wide Area Network for Andhra Pradesh. APSWAN was commissioned on September 1, 1999. APSWAN is implemented on Build, Own & Operate basis by UTL.

UTL had chosen state-of-art technologies for implementing APSWAN. IT supports Voice, Data & Video traffic across  the state. The Network established for Andhra Pradesh Government is an Integrated, fully manageable network. The network consist of Multi-Serviced Nodes & the best in the industry Network Management System (NMS). The nodes at the District Networking Centers (DNC) & State Networking Center (SNC) are modular in construction & have wide variety of technologies like, SDH, PDH, ISDN, ATM & Frame Relay.

Salient Features of the Network

  • Efficient service management

  • Centralized performance monitoring

  • Multi-services support

  • Investment Protection

  • Lower cost of ownership

  • Value added services support

  • On demand bandwidth allocation

  • Seamless migration path

  • Virtual Private Networks (VPN)

  • Communication

  • Video Conferencing

  • Virtual Private Networking

  • Electronic Governance

  • Electronic Data Interchange

  • Electronic Banking (e-Commerce)

  • Electronic distance learning & Electronic libraries

  • Online Project Monitoring etc.

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