Rus News Journal

NetByNet has caught up TSentel

the Context

the Moscow provider NetByNet has bought Open Company Tsisky which renders services of broadband access to a network in nine areas of Moscow under a brand Degunino. Is not present have informed in TSiskome . The Sum of transaction does not reveal, but taking into account user`s base - 20 thousand households - the company could cost from $5 million to $8 million As a result of the transaction user`s base NetByNet has grown from 55 thousand connected households to 75 thousand, that is NetByNet has actually caught up with the fourth on size the Internet - the provider of Moscow TSentel . In the company promise that to autumn of this year will increase coverage to 100 thousand households at the expense of purchases of small players of the Moscow market. some transactions are in an end stage - has explained a source in the company. Transactions NetByNet are financed by Gazprombank which owns a block share holding of the provider.

According to J ` son and Partners, in April, 2007 the number of the Moscow households connected to the broadband Internet, has made 1,5 million From them on Strim 27 %, " are necessary; Korbinu - 13,2 %, Komkor - TV - 8,5 %, TSentel - 5,2 %, NetByNet - 2,7 %. ALEXANDER - MALAKHOV