Rostelecom Builds a Digital Russia with Juniper

Rostelecom is Russia’s largest provider of digital services, serving millions of customers including households, government agencies, and corporations. Rostelecom needed to deliver an excellent digital experience during international cultural events like the 2019 FIFA World Cup—and be ready for 5G.


Company Rostelecom
Industry Telecommunications
Products used PTX10004, PTX10008, PTX10016MX960MX480
Region EMEA
"Rostelecom is the first operator in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States to introduce Juniper Networks’ latest solutions for backbone networks, which are now able to cope with ever-increasing traffic volumes. This is especially important when carrying out international and federal events and the planned deployment of 5G networks."
Vadim Nikonov Director of Backbone Management, Rostelecom

Business Challenge

To prepare for a 5G digital world, Rostelecom modernized its network with the Juniper Networks PTX Series Packet Transport Router and MX Series Universal Routing Platform. Now, Rostelecom can enhance service offerings and deliver an excellent customer experience while delivering tangible OpEx savings.