The OJSC FETEC (Dalsvyaz) will put into operation Iskratel SI-2000 new electronic digital exchange in Belogorsk city of Amur region on March 10, 2004.
Mounted capacity of the new ATX is 15,000 numbers. The exchange will replace tetragonal ATX with capacity of 7,800 numbers.
Equipped capacity of the old ATX as of January 1, 2004 was 7,685 numbers whenever planned equipped capacity of the new exchange will be 14,500 numbers. Over 6,000 individuals will have a chance to have telephone installed.
Valery Utoplov, director of Amur branch says that new exchange is a significant contribution of communication workers to development of economy and social sphere of the second largest city in Amur region.
SI 2000 exchange is a modern digital one with high operating speed accelerating connection speed, improving communication quality and essentially expanding a range of extra services for a subscriber.
Exchange replacement will reduce wait in queue for telephone installation, greatly improve quality of international, long-distance and local communication and provide a large range of new extra services for Belogorsk residents such as call feed (upon client request call may be redirected to another number), conference-communication, hands-free dialing, alarm functions and many others.