Ortel Communications Ltd. is a regional cable television service provider engaged in the distribution of analog and digital cable television services, high speed broadband services & Voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP") services. Ortel Communications Ltd business is currently focused in the states of Orissa, Chhattishgarh, Andra Pradesh & West Bengal, in India. Ortel services provided under the brand names "Ortel Home Cable", "Ortel Digital" and "Ortel Broadband" are well known names in the regions in which Ortel operates. Ortel Communications Ltd focuses on building a two-way state-of-the-art communication network enabled for ‘Triple Play' services (video , data, and voice capabilities) with control over the ‘last mile' .Ortel Communications Ltd. is among the ten major Multi System Operators in India ("MSOs"). (Source: MPA Report, 2009).
Ortel Communications Ltd. business comprises of
(a) analog cable television services ;
(b) digital cable television services ;
(c) broadband services
(d) voice over internet protocol services;
(e) leasing of fibre infrastructure ;
(f) signal uplinking services; and
(g) other value added services including Video on Demand ("NVoD") , Electronic Program Guide ("EPG") , gaming, local content. Ortel Communications Ltd is one of the first private sector companies in India to be granted an ISP license by the Government of India ( Source :http://www.dot.gov.in/isp/ISPlicenses FINAL.doc). As a value addition, Ortel have started providing free intra network voice services to the subscribers.
Ortel provides Cable TV services under the brand name of "Ortel Home Cable". Ortel analog cable services are provided over HFC network, Ortel provides analog cable services in 33 locations through 29 analog head-ends.
Ortel provides Digital Cable Services under the brand name of "Ortel Digital". Customers are provided with a choice of upto 200 digital TV channels and 30 radio channels.
Ortel provides broadband services through HFC network under the brand name of "Ortel Broadband". Subscribers are able to access the broadband services by using a DOCSIS 2.0 cable modem. Ortel fibre backbone and the ‘last mile' network enable customers to access high speed services.Ortel also provides dedicated leased line services,fibre infrastructure leasing to Corporate Customers.