AzerTelecom is the Internet backbone provider connecting Azerbaijan to the Global Internet Network.

AzerTelecom is the Internet backbone provider connecting Azerbaijan to the Global Internet Network.

The company established in the 2008 year and providing the country with a high level and quality Internet and other telecommunication services is a subsidiary of the country’s first mobile operator - Bakcell.

AzerTelecom has a sustainable and diversified local and international network. The company`s local fiber-optic cable network covers all major regions and cities of Azerbaijan. The international network of AzerTelecom is connected to international destinations through different directions and has an opportunity to be connected to all major international telecommunication hubs.

AzerTelecom has a significant market share in the telecommunication sector of Azerbaijan and if to be precise, in the Internet backbone market of the country. The company constantly brings innovations to the telecommunication market of the country, offers new services and implements innovative projects, provides customers in the corporate and government sector with the advanced telecommunication services and holds the relevant licenses.

The company provides customers with the services below:

  • Wholesale Internet: AzerTelecom has a license that allows to bring the Internet traffic to Azerbaijan and sell it in the local market to corporate customers like Internet Service Providers and other organizations.
  • Mobile Backhaul: The company’s mobile backhaul service is provided via wide MPLS/DWDM/SDH networks.
  • Leased Line Services: The Leased Line services of AzerTelecom is provided across the country and internationally.
  • FTTx: The company that has a wide infrastructure network across the country realizes the laying of fiber-optic cable to the various points in the Republic.
  • DDOS Protection Service: The DDOS (A denial of service attack) protection service offered by the company provides reliable service protection during cyber-attacks.
  • International Transit: The company’s network is interconnected with the operators of Russia, Turkey, Georgia and Iran. This allows the customers to use the territory of Azerbaijan as a quality transit means.
  • Sip Telephony: AzerTelecom provides the customers with a SIP telephony service. Unlike traditional telephony, this service allows the number to be transported to any address without any additional costs.
  • Data Center Services: The colocation, secure infrastructure and hosting services offered by the company to small and medium businesses enable customers to strengthen their business and ensure their security.
  • VPN (Virtual Private Network): Through VPN, customers are able to create their own virtual private networks.

“Azerbaijan Digital Hub” program

AzerTelecom realizes the “Azerbaijan Digital Hub” program to transform Azerbaijan into a Digital Center of the region covering countries of the Caucasus, the Middle East, Central Asia, and South Asia. The main objective of the "Digital Hub" program is to raise the telecommunication ecosystem of Azerbaijan to the most advanced world standards, minimize the dependence of the country on foreign countries in the purchase of Internet, transform Azerbaijan from a digital services importing country into a country that produces and exports these services to the neighboring regions under the brand "Made in Azerbaijan", add Baku to the world`s Internet map, establish the largest Data Center of the region in Azerbaijan, and bring global digital-service providers (Apple, Amazon, Alibaba, Google, Facebook, Netflix, etc.) to Azerbaijan.

Within the “Digital HUB” program AzerTelecom cooperates with Azerbaijan Railways CJSC in direction of the construction of sustainable backbone fiber-optic cable lines within the territory of Azerbaijan. The company also implements the project of “Tans-Caspian Backbone Cable” to construct fiber-optic backbone cables along the bottom of the Caspian Sea in direction of Azerbaijan - Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan - Turkmenistan to create a digital telecommunication corridor (Digital Silk Way) between Europe and Asia passing through Azerbaijan.

AzerTelecom has broad partnership ties with the world’s leading service provider companies such as NewTelco, Telecom Italia Sparkle, Tata Communication, Silknet, Austria Telecom, Turk Telekom, Turkcell, Megafon, Kvant Telecom, VEON and others.

AzerTelecom implemented the Quality Management System and received the Certificate of Compliance with International ISO 9001:2008 Standards in 2011.

The company attaches specific attention to the implementation of the Corporate Social Responsibility strategy on its operation and supports a variety of projects implemented in ICT and other sectors.

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