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Clarification of Request for Application (IFA No. 03/NTA/2073/74) of the “Re-Invitation for Application to Build District Optical Fiber Network and Provide Optical Network Lease Connectivity Services in Province no. 6 & 7 ”

Clarification Notice

Clarification of Request for Application (IFA No. 03/NTA/2073/74) of the

Re-Invitation for Application to Build District Optical Fiber Network and Provide Optical

Network Lease Connectivity Services in Province no. 6 & 7 ”

S.No.

Queries

Response

1

It seems we need joint points in some places. Please clearify the equipments that need to put in joint points

These are fiber splicing nodes that can be present in every 2 Km and major junctions or settlements. These are fiber optic joint/splice encloser placed outdoor.

2

NTA has mentioned regards DWDM types and its quantity but not specified the place. Please clearify the places and reason of putting specific DWDM.

See Attached.

3

In Type 1,2,3 and 4 DWDM, NTA has specified for 10G line card. It is not recommended to run 10G and 100G service in same fiber. It should be 100G for line card.

Noted.

4

Service Matrix has not been provided yet.

Its applicant's responsibility to prepare service matrix.

5

NTA has mentioned ring protection for data network but has not mentioned about core protection.

It’s the operators responsibility to ensure core protection.

6

In IP Ring Network, router to router connection is not possible for 100G as distance is too long. Router should be connected to DWDM and DWDM carries the traffic.

Noted.