At the time of the Olympics, the city of Sochi will become not only the Olympic, but also in the telecommunications capital of Russia. This was stated by Minister of Communications and Mass Media Igor Shchegolev in an interview with the Russian TV channel at the X International Forum "Sochi-2011".
To participate in the implementation of major Olympic projects involved companies — partners of the state in the telecommunications sector. The Minister expressed confidence that the established infrastructure is not only fully satisfy the needs of the guests and participants of the Olympics, but will be used later by the residents of the Krasnodar Territory and vacationers.
Among the vibrant telecom infrastructure projects implemented for the 2014 Olympics — the construction of a network of professional mobile radio standard TETRA. The network will be one of the largest in Eastern Europe and will cover all of the objects that will be used during the Olympic Games, settlements and key highways Black Sea coast.
Executive in charge for the implementation of the project to create a network of professional radio's group of companies "Tetrasvyaz." The coordination of the network construction by the Federal Communications Agency (FAC) and the State Corporation "Olimpstroy."
"Construction of a professional radio TETRA network is using unique technology, brilliant engineering and organizational solutions and in full compliance with international environmental standards. The network, which is created in the Krasnodar region, will serve as one of the key elements to ensure the safety of facilities and guests of the Olympics will be a significant component of infocomm infrastructure of the Krasnodar region, "- says the president of the group of companies" Tetrasvyaz "Alexander Moldavanov.