The deployment is valued at over $10 million for the supply of infrastructure equipment for a network in rural India
Alvarion Ltd., a global provider of 4G networks in the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) market, has been selected by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) and Alvarion’s local partner Vuppalamritha Magnetic Components Limited (VMC), to supply base stations with related professional services for the building of a 4G wireless broadband network in rural India to bring wireless broadband services to underserved communities in the country.
As part of this implementation, VMC has used Alvarion’s 4Motion solution, including BreezeMAX base stations, in the 2.5 GHz frequency. The rollout has enabled delivery of wireless broadband services by BSNL in underserved locations.
“We are committed to providing our customer the most advanced and reliable solution available in the market, to support their rollout.” said Venkat Ramana, Executive Director of VMC. “Alvarion is a recognized leader in the Wireless Broadband industry. Its global 4G deployment expertise, together with a field proven solution, will provide our customers a seamless broadband experience and will have a positive impact on our society and economy.”
“We are excited to partner with VMC on such an important project,” said Eran Gorev, President and CEO of Alvarion. “India has significant potential for Wireless Broadband, and this agreement further enhances our presence in the country. Alvarion’s 4Motion solution is optimized to bring high-speed connectivity to rural or remote areas of the world where there has been limited or no availability of broadband.”