Soliton Telmec and TESPOK have announced their sponsorship for the upcoming Connected Summit 2023
In a show of the growing collaboration between the private sector and the government to drive innovation and advance Kenya’s ICT industry, Soliton Telmec and TESPOK have stepped up as sponsors for The Connected Summit 2023. Victoria Njeru, Head of Partnerships at the ICT Authority, expressed her appreciation for their support, noting that the public-private partnerships forged through events such as the Connected Summit are crucial in driving innovation and transforming Kenya into a digital economy.
Soliton Telmec is a leading ICT solutions provider that specializes in the design, implementation, and management of ICT infrastructure, including networking, security, and data center solutions. The company has a proven track record of delivering innovative and reliable solutions to its clients across different sectors, including finance, healthcare, education, and telecommunications.
Over the years, Soliton Telmec has built and maintained large-scale fiber networks for the long-haul, metro, access, FTTx networks, and over 100 Base Transceiver Stations (BTS). The company has deployed over 6,000 route kilometers in long-haul, metro, and access networks across the region. With its commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction, Soliton Telmec is one of the most trusted ICT solutions providers in Kenya.
TESPOK, on the other hand, is actively involved in operating and promoting the Kenya Internet Exchange Point (KIXP), a facility that keeps Kenyan Internet traffic local. The concept of Internet exchange points (IXPs) is built around interconnecting internet service providers (ISPs) at one point and Content delivery networks (CDNs) by utilizing dynamic routing techniques, exchanging traffic destined for local service providers connected to the exchange point locally without utilizing expensive international link capacity.
Currently offering 1G / 10G/ 100G ports sizes, KIXP is available at all Carrier Neutral Data centers in Kenya as of March 2023. TESPOK aims to engage and influence ICT policy and regulations by engaging with the government at the relevant levels to address challenges faced by Technology stakeholders and provide guidance on resolution recommendations.
Currently offering 1G / 10G/ 100G port sizes, KIXP is available at all Carrier Neutral Data centers in Kenya as of March 2023. They join the summit to engage with and influence ICT policy and regulations by engaging the government at the relevant levels to address challenges faced by Technology stakeholders and provide guidance on resolution recommendations.
The partnership by Soliton Telmec and TESPOK is a testament to the importance of public-private partnerships in advancing the ICT industry in Kenya and an opportunity for other companies to follow their example and support the growth and development of the industry. The Connected Summit 2023 promises to be a valuable platform for delegates to network, share knowledge, and explore the latest developments in the ICT and innovation space. With the support of partners like Soliton Telmec and Tespok, the summit will continue to drive innovation and transform Kenya’s ICT industry into a digital economy.