Athens, Greece - 20 November 2019 - Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunication systems and solutions vendor, announced the award by Wiicom for the supply of a network comprising, WiBAS™ Point-to-MultiPoint (PtMP), OmniBAS™ (PtP), and uniMS™ network management in order to establish a mobile phone network and offer ultra-broadband services to residential consumers and businesses across Cameroon that cannot be reached by fiber.
Wiicom's challenging plan to roll out a wireless network and offer high-quality broadband access connectivity to end users has led to the selection of the state-of-the-art WiBAS™ PtMP system, the unique OmniBAS™ PtP product family and the advanced network management system, uniMS™. The selection of PtMP technology and the market leading WiBAS™ system is an essential part of Wiicom's investment in network expansion, modernization and capacity upgrade.
The WiBAS™ product family, consisting of the WiBAS™-OSDR and WiBAS™-Connect, will be deployed in Wiicom's network in the licensed 10.5 GHz band, offering the quickest connection activation for customers and highest capacity of 100 Mbps per subscriber. Moreover, the multi-Gigabit smart packet Point-to-Point microwave (PtP MW) solution, OmniBAS™ will be used for the backhaul applications, while the whole system will be efficiently managed by the advanced uniMS™ software.
John Tenidis, Marketing Director of Intracom Telecom's wireless solutions portfolio, commented: "Intracom Telecom is always focused and investing heavily on the continuous evolution of its wireless product lines, and the expansion of its superior PtMP technology in all major cities of Cameroon is an important landmark. Through WiBAS™ PtMP system the company provides a variety of services through broadband connectivity to as many subscribers as possible, who presently are impacted by the digital divide; therefore improving competitiveness and access to information for the citizens of Cameroon in underserved areas."
Christian Chataigner, Commercial Director of Intratelecom Morocco, stated: "This is a significant achievement for Intracom Telecom operations in Cameroon and a crucial step towards accomplishing our strategic goals in the emerging African market. Intracom Telecom's WiBAS™ platform has managed to impress a wide range of operators and ISPs globally, and we are more than happy that our advanced solutions have earned this recognition. We constantly aim at enriching operators' services and thus optimize subscribers' experience."
WIICOM is a telecommunications company, created back in 2016, whose main objective is to be an international IP telephony operator via its own Ethernet broadband transmission network and Wi-Fi. WIICOM offers a wide range of services that focus on data transport & back up, telephony, which includes voice & video communication, multimedia communication & Internet access, ISP and electronic money. The company also gives the opportunity to customers to play videos, audio, games and documents on demand and access local information. Currently WIICOM has a network for residential customers, based on Wi-Fi distribution, through which it provides, internet, collaborative applications for businesses and backing up data. More at: http://www.wiicomnetwork.com/
Intracom Telecom is a global telecommunication systems and solutions vendor operating for over 40 years in the market. The company has become the benchmark in fixed wireless access and it innovates in the 5G/4G wireless fronthaul, backhaul and small-cell SON backhaul international arena. Intracom Telecom offers a comprehensive portfolio of revenue-generating software solutions and a complete range of ICT services, focusing on IoT, SDN/NFV, Big Data analytics & data-driven intelligence, and Smart City solutions. The company also addresses the Energy & Utilities industry, emphasizing on smart metering and end-to-end IT solutions. Intracom Telecom is also active in the defense systems sector providing security integrated systems for critical infrastructure protection and border surveillance. Intracom Telecom maintains its own R&D and production facilities and invests significantly in developing cutting-edge products and integrated solutions. The company has extensive know-how and a proven track record in the market, serving more than 100 renowned customers in over 70 countries. The company has local presence in Europe, Russia/CIS, the Middle East and Africa, Asia and North America.