Technology

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has launched a gamer hub for the gaming community at two-day ‘FACE Music Mela 2019’ which was started Friday at Pakistan National Council of Arts Islamabad.

This premier gaming event is aimed at providing computer and console gaming enthusiasts with the first-hand experience of PTCL’s high-speed internet. Online gaming is a positive entertainment and sporting activity that is imperative for the development of youth and is aligned with PTCL’s digital strategy said a statement issued here.

On the occasion, Chief Commercial Officer, PTCL, Moqeem ul Haque, said, “Leveraging Etisalat Group’s digital services and experience in UAE, PTCL is providing a platform with unlimited internet and data, where nation’s tech-savvy youth could experience seamless multi-player networked gaming within the country.

It will also provide exciting opportunity to help boost the profile of Pakistan’s growing gaming community, offering a unique and integrated platform for the gaming community to socialize and compete on.”

PTCL, being the largest internet service provider, realizes that true gaming experience can only be achieved with best-in-class broadband services with optimized latency towards renowned gaming servers in the world.

PTCL is actively engaged in route optimization and peering initiatives to achieve lower latency and improved user experience for gaming on European and Asian servers.

The company has started to transform its network under the Network Transformation Project (NTP) with up-gradation of top 100 exchanges across Pakistan. Under NTP, PTCL has already started offering Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) in selected areas in Pakistan with speeds up to 100mbps along with state-of-the-art technology, Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON).

This will ensure seamless surfing, unlimited data and streaming, non-stop internet and immersive gaming experience for customers.