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MTN Company in Africa Chooses RADWIN for Major Cellular Backhaul Project
Nov 05, 2007 (08:11 AM EST)
TEL-AVIV, Israel, November 5 /PRNewswire/ -- RADWIN ( http://www.radwin.com ), a leading provider of advanced wireless broadband solutions, today announced that it was chosen by an MTN Group company in Africa for a major cellular backhaul project. The MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group operating in 21 countries and serving more than 40 million subscribers. RADWIN worked in cooperation with GALint, a leading turnkey solutions provider and RADWIN's partner, to deliver on the project.
The Chief Technical Officer of the MTN company stated: "RADWIN's wireless broadband systems met our cellular backhauling needs by delivering a powerful combination of carrier-class performance, reliability and scalability. The systems empower us to extend network coverage to underserved rural areas in the fastest, most cost-effective and enhance coverage in the capital of Kigali."
Avi Haviv, Managing Director of GALint, stated: "RADWIN's systems' are ideal for a broad range of backhaul deployments because of their unmatched price/performance value and ease and speed of installation. There is a huge demand for sub-6 GHz systems throughout Africa, and we are working closely with RADWIN to capitalize on the countless opportunities in the region."
RADWIN's WinLink(TM) 1000 wireless broadband systems deliver TDM + Ethernet with high capacity connectivity at ranges of up to 80 Km/50 miles. WinLink(TM) 1000 are deployed in more than 100 countries by Tier-1 carriers and service providers, backhauling voice and data traffic for some of the world's largest networks.
About MTN Group
The MTN Group is a leading provider of communication services, offering cellular network access and business solutions. Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East.
GALint is leading turnkey solutions provider that delivers turnkey projects - from system design and integration to post-sale services. Headquartered in Israel, GALint operates several offices throughout Africa.
RADWIN is a leading provider of advanced wireless broadband solutions that deliver E1s/T1s+Ethernet services. With more than 30,000 links deployed worldwide, RADWIN's solutions provide carrier-class performance at an extremely competitive price. WinLink(TM) 1000 power a range of applications, including backhaul, broadband access and private network connectivity.
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