Can Bangladesh Be A Regional Data Hub?
Lead Engineer, Grameenphone Ltd.
BDNOG 6 , Bogra, 19 May 2017
Regional Data Hub : Few Examples
(A) Singapore: Serving and carrying traffic of India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand , Sri Lanka, Malaysia…
(B) Hong Kong: Serving and carrying traffic of Taiwan, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos …
(C) Mumbai: Serving and carrying traffic of Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh…….
Becoming A Regional Data Hub : Potentials of Bangladesh
Bangladesh has two unique assets- Population Strategic Positioning
BW export to north-east India started with 10 Gbps & may increase upto 40 Gbps
BW export to Bhutan beginning with 2.5 Gbps; which will continue to increase
SEA-ME-WE-5 expected to add additional BW of 1320 Gbps
New horizons of BW sharing are opening up…
Becoming A Regional Data Hub : Utilizing Available Bandwidth
Bangladesh Bhutan Nepal India Myanmar
1 google google bt youtube google in google
2 youtube google onlinekhabar youtube facebook
3 facebook youtube google np google youtube
4 prothom-alo facebook ekantipur facebook google mm
5 yahoo yahoo google yahoo myanmarload
6 google bd ask facebook amazon yahoo
7 kalerkantho wikipedia annapurnapost wikipedia channelmyanmar
8 atnddnews drcgov ratopati onlinesebi blogspot
9 bd24live kuenseonline nagariknews flipkart adf
10 onclkds rcsc gov bigulnews hotstar openload
Country-wise top 10 websites as per ALEXA
Becoming A Regional Hub - Through Distribution Centers & Content Hosting
CDNs Live in Bangladesh
Becoming A Regional Hub - Through Internet Exchanges
BDIX- Bangladesh Internet Exchange Balkan Internet Exchange connecting Bulgaria,
Romania, Serbia, Macedonia, Greece, Ukraine
What is The Benefit?
Better Internet Performance, More Service Reliability
Becoming exporter rather than importer of bandwidth, service and contents
Mapping Internet in Basic Product Chain
The Chain for Internet – Progressive or Vicious ?
Let’s Try To Make Bangladesh The Regional Data Hub