Afrimax is a private holding company headquartered in the Netherlands with an experienced management team. The company has been positioning itself to become a leading 4G broadband service operator in Sub-Saharan Africa in the next five years.
Afrimax’s TD-LTE operations will help to bring "last mile" communication solutions to the unserved and underserved African population, allowing them to benefit from fast and reliable Internet access. The company’s wireless networks will offer various value-added services to both corporate and individual customers, thereby making business and personal communications as well as access to information and entertainment substantially easier.
Afrimax has already acquired licenses and spectrum assets across 14 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and is exploring the acquisition of additional licenses.
WBS Holdings (Pty) Ltd was established in 1999 and owns 100 percent of Wireless Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd and iBurst (Pty) Ltd. Wireless Business Solutions (Pty) Ltd holds the National Mobile Data Telecommunication (NMDT) license and the South African license for iBurst Mobile Broadband Internet Technology. iBurst (Pty) Ltd is the exclusive service provider company to Wireless Business Solutions and has been in operation since May 1, 2005.
iBurst has recently re-evaluated its vision. The dynamic team driving the iBurst machine has come up with two new passion statements that clearly indicate the determination and commitment to iBurst and its customers. Ask any employee and they will tell you: "iBurst is my business! I make the magic happen."
iBurst is affiliated to iBurst Africa
iBurst Africa has offices in Ghana, Mozambique, the DRC and Kenya as well as a head office in South Africa. iBurst Africa uses international technology to deliver mobile broadband Internet services in Africa. iBurst Africa has been operational as a wireless Internet service provider in Ghana since 2007 and is rapidly expanding in Africa with imminent deployments to take place in five other African countries in 2009.
Inwi is the third global telecommunications operator in Morocco. It offers a converged fixed, mobile and Internet service (branded as « inwi » and « bayn »), for the general public and the enterprise market.
The operator employs close to 1200 staff and, end December 2012 boasted 12 million mobile customers. Inwi is also leader in the fixed line Moroccan market (close to 1.8 million customers) and 3G Internet (over 586 000 customers). Launched in February 2010, inwi has revolutionized Moroccan habits by opening up telecom services for all, with an approach based on simplicity, proximity and the courage to innovate in the telecommunications market.
Multisource is a global convergence technology company, which provides fully integrated, end-to-end solutions deployed in 47 countries within Africa. They design, build, operate and federate next wave networks (combine radio, wireless, voice, video, applications and IP technologies) into a single, integrated communication network and leverage these into a complete converged communications ecosystem.
Multisource has TDD and FDD LTE spectrum allocations in South Africa and are building a national LTE-A network which will launch commercially in 2016.
Net One is an Angolan Telecommunications Operator that offers advanced Internet services, with the best quality to meet the needs of our Clients being recognized as a top internet provider in our market
Telkom is South Africa’s most powerful ICT solutions provider, with a network that connects all networks across the country.
Telkom launched 2G and 3G voice and data services in October 2010 and TD-LTE services in 2013, and offers services across pre-paid, post-paid and hybrid plans to customers in South Africa.
4G Africa’s mission is to provide affordable, reliable and state-of-the-art Internet access, voice communication and multimedia services to all people and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The company is committed to closing the digital divide. 4G Africa offers broadband wireless network services based on globally standardized 4G technology, designed for both the residential and small-to-medium size enterprise (SME) markets in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The first wireless broadband service of 4G Africa was launched in Cameroon under the brand name YooMee.
Arete M Pte Ltd is a TD-LTE operator using 1.79GHz-1.80GHz frequency to provide a private dedicated network for mission critical application. The company is also developing a control and application platform to control multiple unmanned machines, unmanned vehicles and mobile robots.
Arete extends a warm welcome to any developers of unmanned machines, unmanned vehicle, mobile robots and/or NB-IoT to join us in a partnership to enhance the platform. The company targets to set Singapore as a reference of a smart nation implementation to the world and can be operating partner to TDD spectrum holders.
Currently, the main application for our dedicated TD-LTE network is to enhance public safety, security and vertical industries.
AZQTEL is a wireless broadband operator founded in December 2005 to provide High Speed Broadband Internet and other Value Added Services in the Republic of Azerbaijan. The Company launched its 4G broadband services in November 2010 utilizing WiMAX technology under the brand name “Sazz”.
The Company’s services are available in the capital city Baku and metropolitan area, Absheron Peninsula, and a number of second and third tier cities in the regions of the country. In 3 years of operation, the Company has successfully established itself as a major wireless broadband services operator in Azerbaijan. The Company is planning to migrate to TDD-LTE technology in 2014.
Bell Telecommunication Philippines, Inc (BellTel) is a full-service telecommunications company. It is authorized to provide a full range of services throughout the Philippines.
Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa. The company offers mobile voice and data services, fixed lines, high speed broadband, IPTV, DTH, turnkey telecom solutions for enterprises, and national and international long distance services to carriers.
Bharti Airtel has been ranked among the six best performing technology companies in the world by Businessweek. It had over 202 million customers across its operations at the end of November 2010.
China Mobile Communications Corporation ("China Mobile") was founded on April 20, 2000, with a registered capital of 51.8 billion yuan ($8.46 billion) and assets of more than 8 trillion yuan. It possesses the largest network and customer base in the world.
China Mobile (Hong Kong) Group Limited is wholly-owned by China Mobile. Its holding company, China Mobile Limited ("listed company" for short), has established wholly owned subsidiary companies in 31 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities) as well as Hong Kong. The company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Currently, China Mobile Limited is the world's largest telecommunications company by market value.
China Mobile has been included in the US’s Fortune magazine Global 500 list for 10 consecutive years. Its most recent ranking was 77th. With its brand value rising, it has been named one of the world's most powerful brands by the Financial Times for four consecutive years. In addition, it was recognized on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for two consecutive years as the only company selected from the Chinese Mainland.
China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom) is one of the largest telecom operators in China, providing telecom services to more than 330 million customers （170m for mobile customers and 160m for fixed-line customers）across the country.
Established in 1997, Cybernet is a leading Internet and data communication network service provider in Pakistan. The company focuses on providing specialized solutions for different enterprise verticals with end-to-end solutions including single-site or multi-site data and Internet connectivity solutions, local or international VPN solutions, backhauling solutions and data center services.
The company has offices in 20 cities, offering various technology services to more than 7,000 corporate customers in 52 cities and towns in Pakistan. The company offers a range of connectivity options to its enterprise clients from fixed lines, GPON, metroethernet and DSL, to wireless solutions such as radio and WiMAX based services. The company also operates two VSAT ground stations to provide connectivity to the far reaches of Pakistan.
The company obtained, through auction, a spectrum lease of 21 MHz in 3.5 GHz in KTR, ITR and LTR regions (which include Pakistan's largest cities Karachi, Lahore and the twin cities of Islamabad/Rawalpindi), markets where it is actively considering deployment of TD-LTE.
As a sister company to Asiacell we have a long and strong heritage in Telecommunications. Fanoos' license from the National regulator enables us to provide voice and broadband data services across the Northern Governorates of Iraq and we are very proud of our achievements to date.
We have the very good fortune to be working in a high growth industry which is exciting. It is also an industry that is transformational making our work rewarding and even more exciting. Fanoos Telecom is a leading provider of landline and internet services to people in seven governorates of Iraq. The company is the leader in fixed wireless telephony.
Fanoos Telecom launched the first ever wireless telephony service in Northern Iraq in 2005 Since its foundation in 2005, Fanoos has tried hard to maintain its reputation as a leading company in the region. We have kept the promise of providing low-cost and high-quality services to our customers and keeping the “Always Closer” slogan alive. As a company on the move, Fanoos launched MAXNET service in 2011 and changed the concept of the real Internet in the Area, which is delivering the Internet speed to the customers that they request.
In January 1997, Far EasTone acquired two wireless (GSM 900 and GSM 1800) service licenses. A year later, in January 1998, it officially launched these services and made its foray into the telecom industry.
In March 1999, after 14 months, the total number of Far EasTone’s subscribers crossed the 1 million mark, smashing the world record for gaining the most GSM customers within the shortest amount of time. Without a doubt, Far EasTone has left an indelible mark on the international telecommunications landscape. In December 2001, the company was listed on the Taiwan OTC Stock Exchange (ticker code: 4904) and subsequently, in August 2005, gained a seat on the Taiwan Stock Exchange in the electronics sector.
In March 2006, Standard & Poor's and Taiwan Ratings upgraded Far EasTone’s long-term corporate credit rating to A- and twAA+, respectively, a clear signal of confidence in Far EasTone’s strong financial performance. In 2007 and 2008, Far EasTone was twice recognized for its “Best Corporate Governance in Taiwan” by Finance Asia Magazine. Additionally, in 2009, Far EasTone was recognized for its “Best Corporate Social Responsibility” and “Best Investor Relationship” in the magazine’s ninth yearly survey of Top Asia Companies. These accolades all point to one thing - that Far EasTone’s dedication to stringent governance and active involvement as a socially responsible corporate citizen are well acknowledged by industry observers and authorities.
Far EasTone, as a leading wireless broadband operator in Taiwan, is now moving into 4G deployment. It hopes to provide the best broadband service via its partnership with not only China Mobile but all interested parties.
First Media is a leading broadband network service company in Indonesia. Since 2000, First Media has been operating cable broadband network services, which are simultaneously used in the business of pay TV broadcasting. In 2010, First Media started offering wireless broadband network services using TD-LTE technology.
In 2011, First Media launched new products such as video-on-demand (VOD), 3D TV, a new music channel, the Berita Satu Channel, TV films and advertisement content. Its FastNet offers Internet service at speeds of up to 30 Mbps. First Media has made DataComm one of its leading data communication platforms.
First International Telecom Corp (FITEL) possesses extensive operational experience in mobile communications systems and is dedicated to upholding the principles of service, quality, technological advancement and professionalism. Its shareholders include FIC Global, Shin Kong Group, Taiwan Secom, Inventec and Wistron NeWeb. In addition to standard individual subscribers, FITEL’s long-term and loyal customer base in Taiwan is comprised of corporations and other prominent institutions from the high-tech, medical, security and gas industries.
Because it maintains low levels of electromagnetic radiation, the PHS system is the principal telecommunications system adopted by hospitals in Japan. Therefore, FITEL has become a symbol of health and safety in Taiwan’s telecom market. As technology continues to evolve, FITEL has made efforts to take advantage of business opportunities and enhance the company’s competitiveness in the market. An example of this is FITEL’s implementation of WiMAX networks in Taipei and Hsinchu.
In addition, in March 2010, FITEL obtained another license to operate wireless broadband access services in northern Taiwan, an endeavor the company believes to be full of considerable development potential. The frequency band that FITEL has been allocated (2,565 to 2,595 MHz) also falls within the range applicable to TD-LTE as established by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). This will put FITEL in an advantageous position to implement networks that offer a “4G Intelligent Lifestyle” to customers. FITEL will operate low-power voice and data services on the 1,900-MHz band and use 4G technology for audiovisual data services. In the future, FITEL will link operations with terminal device manufacturers and the application services industry to provide total solutions for subscribers.
Global Mobile is a leading edge 4G mobile broadband service provider that provides state-of-the-art telecommunication services to customers. Its investors consist of end-to-end WiMAX ecosystem partners who share the vision of providing next-generation mobile Internet service and innovative applications to consumers and businesses.
Built upon a strong partnership of electronic manufacturers and retail conglomerates, Global Mobile's management team has strengthened its ability to speed the convergence of mobile broadband, Internet and telephony services. In addition, an alliance of more than 25 content providers in the broadcast, media and gaming industry was created to ensure the richness of the company’s service offerings.
Global Mobile is committed to providing high-value and intuitive applications and services by building the nation’s most advanced and reliable 4G network. Customers will experience a new mobile lifestyle that is convenient and filled with enriched breakthrough content. Global Mobile will earn customer trust and loyalty with uncompromised commitment to its core values - innovation, integrity and trustworthiness.
Globe Telecom is a leading full service telecommunications company in the Philippines, serving the needs of consumers and businesses across an entire suite of products and services including mobile, fixed, broadband, data connections, internet and managed services. Its principals are Ayala Corporation and SingTel who are acknowledged industry leaders in the country and in the region. For more information, visit www.globe.com.ph. Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/talk2Globe and Facebook:http://facebook.com/GlobePH.”
Indochina Telecom Joint Stock Company (Indochina Telecom), established in 2008, is one of the five first-tier operators according to the Vietnam Telecom Law.
Indochina Telecom is a pioneer in providing 4G service holding TDD 2.5GHz spectrum with 40MHz frequency bands. The first 4G service in Vietnam was launched by Indochina Telecom in 2012.
It was back in 2007 when Itisaluna was founded in Baghdad as one of the first providers of voice and data services in Iraq.
Using the latest CDMA technology; and depending on a huge network covering more than 90% of Iraq, Itisaluna has managed to provide high-class and affordable services in both voice and data to more than 500k residential and business subscribers all over Iraq.
Lately, and as the demand on data services has been increasing, Itisaluna has started providing comprehensive business solutions to large corporations in both voice and data using various technologies aiming to meet the growing market needs.
KT Powertel is Korea’s only TRS (Trunked Radio System) spectrum telecommunication operator. It provides powerful radio communication functions optimized for command, control and announcement.
The TRS service of KT Powertel is widely used by public agencies, manufacturers, and distribution and logistics industries as their essential mobile telecommunication tool for successful business.
Lanka Bell is a world class telecommunications operator providing a full range of telecommunication solutions to its corporate, SME and residential customers across Sri Lanka, supported by a team of professionals with international expertise and local knowledge.
Established in 2003, Menatelecom is a subsidiary of Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain (KFHB) and is a leading provider of telecommunication services in the Kingdom of Bahrain. With its large bouquet of unique products, and while accumulating over 80,000 subscribers which is 30% of the broadband subscriber market in the Kingdom of Bahrain within three years of its commercial roll-out of Wireless-based voice and data services, Menatelecom has received both local and international awards by CommsMEA as the Internet service provider of the year 2009 in the Middle East and Africa.
Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) was established in 2004 by a consortium led by Etisalat, the UAE-based telecom conglomerate. Mobily is the official brand name of Etihad Etisalat, renowned as the second mobile service provider in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Its awarded 25-year telecommunication mobile license was complemented by a subsequent purchase of a 3G license. Mobily is the first Saudi communications company to get an operation license for third-generation services and beyond. In December 2004, Mobily was listed on the Tadawul Stock Exchange. Today, Mobily equates to 40 percent plus market share of mobile subscriptions in the kingdom.
In March 2008, Mobily was granted approval by the CITC (Communication and Information Technology Commission) to acquire Bayanat Al-Oula, which was a licensed data service provider, for a price of SAR1.5 billion ($400 million). In November 2008, Mobily acquired absolute majority stakes in Zajil, the leading Saudi Internet service provider.
Mobily owns vast majority shares in the Saudi National Fiber Network (SNFN), composed of 12,800 km of structured fiber cable and panned into seven fully protected rings covering 35 Saudi cities with access to 60 major hub sites for telecommunications prime points of presence. The network is complimented with 20 inter-metropolis fiber loops in major Saudi cities. Furthermore, Mobily is a lead investor in prime global submarine cable projects that are expected to be operational in the near future.
MobinNet Telecom Co. is the largest nationwide wireless broadband (4G-WiMAX) operator in Iran with 700,000 subscribers across 130 cities of the 31 Provinces. MobinNet provides a range of services including broadband Internet access, VoIP, and VPN for both home and business users. Many different services based on the nationwide MobinNet Network are provided for the largest companies and organizations in the country. Due to high security, reliability and availability of the network, MobinNet Telecom is recognized as the market leader of wireless broadband service provider in Iran. Recently, MobinNet has decided to expand itsnationwide network to TD-LTE according to globaltrend on 3GPP LTE standard.
Omantel is a pioneer of total communications solutions in the Sultanate of Oman. It offers the widest choice of state of the art services with the broadest network coverage.
Omantel (as both Omantel and Oman Mobile) has offered a full spectrum of telecommunications solutions to the people and businesses of Oman since the 1970s. Over the years, as the pioneering telecommunications supplier, it has strived to connect even the most remote communities to each other and to the rest of the world. As a pillar of the Omani economy, Omantel has been a leading player in Oman’s progress and national development.
Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (P1), a subsidiary of Green Packet Berhad, is Malaysia's first and leading 4G telecommunications company with the country's widest WiMAX coverage. P1 4G represents the first large-scale commercial 4G WiMAX deployment in Southeast Asia, and the first large-scale deployment of an 802.16e 2.3GHz WiMAX network outside Korea.
P1's goal is to bridge the digital divide by making access to the Internet universal, ubiquitous and affordable for every Malaysian. P1 hopes to play a major part in realizing the nation's goal of providing broadband for all.
P1 is the winner of Red Herring Asia's Most Innovative Private Technology Company award in 2008 and was listed in the Malaysia Book of Records as Malaysia's first WiMAX telco (August 2008). In 2009, P1 bagged the MSC Malaysia APICTA Best of Start-Up Companies award.
P1 was awarded the 2010 Most Promising Service Provider of the Year award by the prestigious 2010 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Telecoms Awards. P1's "Sudah Potong?" ad campaign won a gold prize at the highly coveted 2010 Malaysia Effie Awards.
P1 is the converged communications pillar of Green Packet Berhad, which was founded in 2000 in Silicon Valley. Green Packet Berhad is now headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and is listed on the main board of the Malaysian bourse. It has over 1,000 employees with nine operations across the globe.
PT Internux was established in October 2000 as one of the Telecommunications Network Operators. The company is engaged primarily in the provision of Internet access (internet service provider).
In 2009, it was awarded BWA (broadband wireless access) through a tender held by the Indonesian Minister of Communications and Information that allowed Internux to use the spectrum frequency 2.3 GHz for the deployment of WiMAX technology.
In 2013, PT Internux took the initiative to upgrade its WiMAX network to the most state-of-the-art technology in pursuing full 4G mobility. PT Internux is committed to providing best in-class, innovative broadband Internet connectivity solutions.
Starting operations in February 2012, Wigo is a pioneer that provides 4G broadband services in Indonesia. Wigo holds the TDD 2.3GHz spectrum with 30MHz bandwidth in Indonesia. Wigo is a 4G broadband wireless service provider. It offers services to both residential and business customers and covers the main islands in Indonesia: Sumatera, Kalimantan, South Sulawesi, Bali and Nusa Tenggara. The total area has a population of roughly 100 million.
Today Wigo deploys network infrastructure using WiMAX 16.e technology supplied by Huawei and ZTE. Wigo planned to deploy TD-LTE A by early 2013 to cope with the changing ecosystem in the region.It also supports the government's goal to close the digital divide by providing broadband Internet services at affordable price for all Indonesians.
Augere was established in September 2007 by an experienced team of global telecom executives with the vision of delivering "Broadband for all” targeting emerging markets.
Augere’s first commercial wireless network was launched under the Qubee brand in Pakistan in July 2009, which is providing fast, reliable & competitively priced broadband internet & other telecom services to residential, small business & corporate customers across Pakistan.
Qubee Pakistan has more than 75,000 thousand subscribers operating based on WiMAX based network readily upgradeable to TDD LTE.
QUBEE is one of the leading broadband internet service providers in Bangladesh from Augere Wireless Broadband Bangladesh Ltd. We are a multinational with global experience, offering you trouble-free access to the internet that you deserve. Our efforts are always to provide best in class internet service for the users in Bangladesh. Our network is now available in over 20 districts in the Bangladesh. Apart from being the first to launch 4G ready network, we have revolutionized how internet was used by home users using wireless broadband technology. And at the core of our company, we strongly believe this technology can be yours to bring delight to your everyday life.
STC Group is a leading integrated telecommunications operator,with a solid presence in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Since the launch of its mobile services in the Saudi market in 1998,STC has led significant growth in the telecommunication sector through offering a myriad of attractive fixed line, mobile 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, broadband, IPTV and other trend-setting services to its customer segments.
In 2007, STC Group completed its transformation from a local operator to one of the largest international integrated communication companies. Today, STC Group serves 160 million customers with yearly revenue of SAR56,219 billion and is the leading telecom operator in the Middle East and North Africa region based on market capitalization, total revenue and number of employees. It is also ranked among the top 14 mobile networks of the world as per international ranking bodies.
STC Group global footprint covers the following ten countries: KSA, Kuwait, Bahrain, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Africa, Turkey, India, Jordan and Lebanon.
Through its state-of-the-art offerings and its social programs, STC is a significant driver of positive change in the lives of the community constituents it serves.
Sharing Mobile Group was founded in 2006 and has been the well-known domestic mobile communication business solution provider, and has always focused on the field of mobile Internet, cloud computing, big data platform research, development and operational support. After purchasing the GiCell mobile company in Nigeria in early 2016, sharing mobile group becomes a basic telecom operator and will provide a serial of service in mobile and internet industry.The company core culture is “Sharing with Others" and is committed to share our knowledge and experience and provide services to the whole mobile and internet industry.
Since its establishment in 1984, SK Telecom continues to deliver more beneficial, highly supplicated services to maximize customer value. Over the last two decades, the company has pioneered a series of historic breakthroughs, from the world's first CDMA commercialization to the world's first CDMA 2000 1x, 1X EV-DO and HSDPA services.
This technological leadership has transformed the company into the undisputed leader in the Korean telecommunications market and has enabled it to launch the first LTE service in Korea. Facing a new paradigm of convergence, SK Telecom is poised to continue to lead advanced technologies and create a new mobile culture in the spirit of challenge and innovation.
A broad spectrum of convergence services will serve as bridgeheads for the construction of a more convenient and bountiful future society, leading customers into a marvelous, ubiquitous world.
Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is the Philippines' leading wireless services provider. It is a wholly owned subsidiary by the country’s leading telecommunications carrier, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT).
Smart has built a reputation for innovation, having introduced world-first wireless offerings such as Smart Money (electronic wallet), Smart Load (prepaid airtime electronic retail service) and Smart Padala(electronic remittance). Smart offers GSM, 3G and 4G services, while its satellite service Smart Link provides communications to the global maritime industry. Smart Broadband, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary offers wireless broadband service.
Softbank is a leading Internet company that aims to provide a range of services including mobile communications, broadband infrastructure, fixed-line telecommunications, Internet culture and others. Softbank continuously strives to create synergies among various content and services within the group.
StarHub is a fully integrated info-communications company that operates multiple advanced networks, providing mobile, pay TV (High-Definition TV, on-demand services and Internet TV), broadband and fixed services for both consumer and corporate markets in Singapore. Over Singapore’s NBN, StarHub offers a range of home and business broadband plans as well as commercial and residential IPTV services. StarHub is the pioneer in “hubbing” – the ability to deliver unique integrated and converged services to all its customers, across all platforms.
Please visit www.starhub.com for more information.
Taiwan Mobile Co., Ltd., incorporated in the Republic of China("ROC") in 1997, is a leading telecommunications company in Taiwan offering "Quadruple Play" services – covering mobile, fixed-line, cable TV and broadband. The Company launched three brands – "Taiwan Mobile", "TWM Broadband" and "TWM Solution" – to promote its Quadruple Play services for the consumer, household and enterprise markets. It was the first private telecommunications company to go public and the first wireless operator to launch 3G services using Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (WCDMA) technology.
Founded in 2007 after winning the WiMAX operator license, Tatung InfoComm is a subsidiary of Tatung Company. Tatung InfoComm's vision is to become a leading digital convergent and mobile broadband service provider, offering a comprehensive range of mobile telecommunication, mobile Internet, mobile infotainment and mobile broadcasting services to bring the convenience of broadband and the freedom of mobility to consumers, enterprises, governments and home customers.
By capitalizing on the advantages of Tatung Co, Tatung InfoComm makes full use of over 300 3C retail chain stores across the nation. The company also designs and manufactures digital products, offering the capability and resource of system integration with existing customers.
MaxyTel is the brand name of Tel High Telecom, a licensed telecommunications operator based in Kurdistan, Iraq. MaxyTel is headquartered in Erbil and provides advanced broadband services in the Kurdistan region to a growing subscriber base. The company has started to offer superfast wireless broadband services to its subscribers and puts major emphasis on LTE broadband build out.
After a successful LTE trial followed by a system demonstration at the German Products Days in Erbil earlier in 2013, MaxyTel is now aligning all technical and commercial plans to launch the TD-LTE network.
Recently MaxyTel signed a contract to provide wireless broadband services for a satellite city compound of about 4,000 villas and apartment flats at Dohuk-Kurdistan-Iraq.
MaxyTel aims to enrich its customers' lives through innovative communication services and solutions with Kurdish manners and German technical expertise.
Tishknet Company is a modern telecommunications company in the fields of wireless Internet services and communication. It is operating in the Kurdistan region of Iraq and will soon get a license to extend services toward the rest of Iraq.
It has a license for 60 MHz frequency bands in 2.5 GHz spectrum to be used for WiMAX/LTE in the Kurdistan region, which has a population of approximately 6 million. Tishknet was established in 2011 in Sulaimaniyah with a team of efficient engineers able to provide a variety of services in (WiMAX) technology.
Tishknet and Ericsson signed a contract to launch a TD-LTE network by the end of 2013 in band 38.
TOT Public Company Limited was founded on Feb 24, 1954, and incorporated from Telephone Organization of Thailand on July 31, 2002. TOT has laid a foundation for a telecommunications system in Thailand for over 58 years.
With its extensive experiences, TOT is ready to provide a complete range of telecommunications services to meet the requirements of all target groups.
Umniah was launched on June 26th 2005. Since then the company has positioned itself as the fastest growing telecom operator in Jordan in record time. We offer high quality integrated services, including mobile, Internet, and business solutions, for the best value and at the cutting edge of industry developments.
Guided by an ambitious vision, Umniah seeks to become Jordan’s first choice for everyone in business and the community. We want to continue to draw customers through value propositions driven by passion, talent, innovation, and customer experience. Our mission focuses on innovation to connect every stakeholder to a richer life experience.
VeeTIME Corp has been devoted to fiber network infrastructure and multimedia platforms for decades in Taichung city.
VeeTIME has acquired various permit licenses such as a fixed network operating license, digital television platform operating license, fixed telecommunication operating license, and WiMAX operating license from the government.
VeeTIME is the only nationwide WiMAX operator in Taiwan. The company provides broadband services on Taiwan’s high-speed rails.
YTL Communications Sdn Bhd is a subsidiary of utilities company YTL Power International Berhad. It serves as the telecommunications arm within the wider YTL Corporation Berhad Group. Yes, a brand under YTL Communications, is a global frontrunner in mobile 4G technology and is the first mobile operator in Malaysia to bring mobile Internet and voice together in one offering.
With its robust 4G network as a backbone and a fully-converged mobile service, Yes is one of the most advanced wireless networks in the world. It currently covers over 85 percent of the population in Peninsular Malaysia with on-going network expansions in East Malaysia.
YTL Communications is also winner of several prestigious industry awards, namely the Broadband InfoVision Awards 2011 under the "Best New Service" category, Frost & Sullivan’s Most Innovative Service Provider of the Year 2012 award and Most Promising Telecom Service Provider of the Year 2013 award.
Augere was established in September 2007 by an experienced team of global telecom executives with the vision of delivering "broadband for all." It is committed to achieving this through the delivery of fast, reliable broadband Internet services in emerging markets using wireless networks.
Augere currently has access to the spectrum in Pakistan, Bangladesh, the states of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in India, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania. Access to additional spectrum space is being actively pursued across Africa and Asia.
Augere's first commercial wireless network using WiMAX was launched under the Qubee brand in Pakistan in July 2009. This was closely followed by the Bangladesh network in October 2009. By mid-2011 Augere was operating wireless networks comprising more than 650 radio base stations serving over 100,000 broadband customers.
Augere intends to launch its first TD-LTE network in India and is studying network evolution options for existing WiMAX networks.
BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies, serving the needs of customers in the UK and in more than 170 countries worldwide.
The company's main activities are the provision of fixed-line services; broadband, mobile and TV products and services; as well as networked IT services.
Datame Ltd set up the first commercial wireless 4G network in Finland. The network opened to customers at the beginning of December 2010. Datame started the business using the 4G mobile WiMAX network solution supplied by Huawei Technologies Co.
The network is already operating in Lappeenranta, Kouvola, Kotka, Ylivieska, Raahe and Laitila. Datame and the holding companies will arrange regional information meetings about the launch of the 4G service network in the near future in new areas.
Datame is owned by 11 Finnet companies. Work on constructing the WiMAX network has begun in all areas where the holding companies operate. The network will also be available in Helsinki, Tampere, Turku and Oulu. For Datame Oy, the 4G service network is an important step in the mobile broadband connection service business.
Datame Ltd chose Huawei’s single RAN platform in order to be able to upgrade the network to TDD-LTE technology in the near future with no large additional costs.
Datame also owns the 450 MHz spectrum with coverage of 99 percent of the Finnish population. It also acts as the Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) for 3G and GSM services.
E-Plus Group is a challenger on the German mobile communications market. Simple services tailored to customer needs and a major reduction in call and data charges can be traced back to the initiative of the third-largest mobile network operator in Germany. After revolutionizing the voice market for larger user groups, the company opened the mobile data market for the masses with its massive network roll-out and highly attractive low-priced data tariff schemes. As a result of innovative business models, modern structures and strong partnerships, E-Plus Group was able to significantly strengthen its market position and create more dynamic and profitable development than the market.
Since 2005, E-Plus Mobilfunk GmbH & Co KG has developed into a family of brands offering target group-specific services that break new ground in mobile communications in Germany. The flat-rate brand BASE and the mobile discounters, simyo and blau, are market leaders in their segments, while the original E-Plus brand offers a range of services to its existing customers. The brand Ay-Yildiz addresses the Turkish community in Germany. Vybemobile is aimed at young music lovers. The partners of E-Plus Group include many other brands, such as Medionmobile (Aldi Talk) and the German music TV station MTV.
Nearly 21 million customers use the network of E-Plus Group to make calls and send text or data messages. The group generated annual revenue of 3.2 billion euros ($4.33 billion) in 2010 and employs more than 2,650 people (FTE) in Germany.
Eurona Telecom was founded in 2003 by the current Chairman, Jaume Sanpere, as an engineering company. In 2006 it started its activity as an operator by offering internet access and phone services. In 2010, Eurona was listed on the MAB (Mercado Alternativo Bursátil) and has since allowed the company to face new expansion plans.
The objective is to offer internet and phone services in niche markets, rural and non-rural areas, taking advantage of the improvement in technologies such as WiMax and LTE now. The company has subsidiaries in Italy, UK, Peru, Chile, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Mexico, Jamaica and the US.
Imagine Group is Ireland's leading 4G operator with over 200MHz of spectrum allocated in bands 42 and 43. It currently operates, among others, a successful, nationwide WiMAX 802.16e network that is in the process of being upgraded to TD-LTE. This wireless network complements its fixed line broadband and voice offerings for residential and business customers.
The company also operates internationally as an international voice carrier based in Amsterdam and has other strategic interests globally.
Multinet – is an international group of telecommunication companies with Headquarters in Moscow, Russia, that operates networks in Asia, Africa and Latin America - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Peru, Mozambique and continues developing new startup’s .
Founded in 2000, Multinet focuses its activity on providing broadband wireless Internet access on emerging markets. Multinet offers Internet connection for business and private customers with a range of telecommunications services, including voice, data and video services. Multinet targets the markets where high demand for broadband access services coexists with limited infrastructure. The company satisfies this demand deploying WiMAX and LTE standards based networks.
Neotel DOO is a leader in developing modern telecommunication services to meet the highest professional standards of business and residential users with fixed voice services, high speed Internet, data transfer, offering effective solutions, innovative thinking, dynamic development, honest relations and refreshing offers for high quality services, with attractive price.
Our vision is to be the leader in delivering converged communication services in Macedonia and region. Our mission is to help our customers be successful in a competitive world by providing them with the best quality communication services.
Osnova Telecom is a national LTE mobile operator (4G). The company holds 2, 3-2 and 4 GHz frequency band licenses throughout Russia. The primary objective of the company is to build a modern fourth generation communication system by providing users with fast and high-quality Internet access. Subscribers all over the world look for comfortable wireless Internet connections on the go.
"Comfortable” stands here for ever-increasing quality and connection speed. LTE technology is designed to destroy the difference between traditional, stable-wire connections and wireless ones. The latter has been notoriously slow and unsteady until the introduction of 4G. Now, laptop users are unable to differentiate between wired and wireless connections. This represents the significance of LTE.
Smoltelecom was established in 2001 as an alternative telecom operator in Smolensk, Russia, the regional center of Smolensk Oblast, south of Moscow. The area covers 49,800 square kilometers, has a population of more than 1 million, and is part of Russia’s central economic district.
Nearly 40 percent of the region’s industrial production (engineering, chemicals, manufacturing, diamond cutting and food) is concentrated in the city of Smolensk, which has 350,000 residents. Corporations comprise 80 percent of Smoltelecom’s customers, and the company’s own fiber-optic metropolitan area network (MAN) supports 1,500 corporate customers in and around Smolensk.These customers include RF Sberbank (Russian Savings Bank), Microsoft, tax and customs services, and the offices of the regional Smolensk Oblast administration.
In 2006, Smoltelecom began a network reconstruction project to create a new MPLS Ethernet MAN with 1 gigabit per second (GB/s) speeds in the aggregation layer and 10 GB/s at the core. Smoltelecom needed to upgrade its network to cater to exploding demands from new users and applications.
It has taken advantage of MPLS to open new high-margin revenue opportunities. Smoltelecom’s enterprise customers demanded the VPN services that MPLS delivered. Additionally, Smoltelecom needed to connect remote sites across the region and increase customer coverage through wireless access.
Softnet Group is an operator which is building a next generation integrated network based on LTE-TDD (band 43) and WiFi (HOTSPOT 2.0). Network infrastructure is located in six metropolitan areas in Poland.
Soyuz Telecom is a company that provides a full range of services in the telephony sphere. It provides Internet access as well as the best data transmission in Moscow.
The quality of Soyuz Telecom’s technologies is confirmed by its realized projects. The company has ensured functioning of several large office centers: the Manson of the Imperial Mint, administrative complexes on the Luzhnetsky Naberezhnaya of Moscow, in Balashikha situated near Moscow, and in Ramenki.
Guarantee of the trouble-free operation of the network Soyuz Telecom is its redundant safety margin and carrier capacity. The basic network is connected to the foreign segment of the Internet by two independent channels with a carrier capacity of 1 Gbps. There is a reserve connection to the western segment with a carrier capacity of 100 Mbps and a connection to the Russian segment by several channels with the carrier capacity of 100 Mbps to 1 Gbps.
If a client requires service in a remote zone where the laying of physical communication lines is complicated or impossible, Soyuz Telecom offers access through radio channels. To provide such services, a user device with wireless broadband access is used, allowing full-duplex transmission of data with speeds of up to 5 Mbps.
The company introduces future technologies in the sphere of the Internet and telephony using reliable, functional and effective know-how. The company works for its clients to get timely and qualitative access to information resources and thereby win an advantage in the market.
Tiscali S.p.A. (Borsa Italiana. Milan: TIS) is one of the leading alternative telecommunications companies in Italy. Tiscali provides its private and business customers with a vast range of services: Internet access through dial-up and ADSL, as well as voice, VoIP, media, added-value services and other technologically advanced products such as social media platforms. As at 31 December 2014 Tiscali reported around 481.3 thousand ADSL customers in Italy. Of these, around 357 thousand are Dual Play customers. The Tiscali website may be accessed at www.tiscali.it.
TTK is one of the top five Russian telecommunications companies. Its main shareholder is Russian Railways. TTK operates and services one of the largest fiber networks in Russia, which is more than 76,000 km long and has bandwidth capability of up to 1.6 Tbps.
TTK introduces a full range of telecommunication services for Russian Railways, large commercial corporations, carriers and end-users. The transcontinental TTK backbone, Eurasia Highway, has connections to the communications networks of almost all neighboring countries, including China, Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, Finland, the Baltic states and the CIS. It is the optimal route between Europe and Asia.
UK Broadband is the UK’s largest holder of national radio spectrum suitable for 4G mobile services and fixed wireless solutions.
It provides wireless data capacity, equipment, services and solutions to the telecom industry, service providers, channel partners and the public sector .
Vodafone is one of the world's largest mobile communications companies by revenue with approximately 358 million customers in its controlled and jointly-controlled markets as of Dec 31, 2010.
Vodafone currently has equity interests in over 30 countries across five continents and more than 40 partner networks worldwide.
VOYACOM is a young & dynamic operator, headquartered in Belgium with 4G license. By establishing the strategic partnerships with global players, working closely with industry standard bodies, VOYACOM is specializing in wireless telecom industry, planning to offer high-quality voice and data service to government, enterprise and customers. To keep a pioneer role in this fast-changing, rapidly-growing market, VOYACOM has developed the TD-LTE (the evolution of TD-SCDMA) technologies and products. Our target is to provide mobile services and applications based on mobile internet, cloud computing and the Internet of Things. Together with you, VOYACOM will create a brighter, more innovative future.
Clearwire is a provider of reliable, wireless, high-speed broadband Internet services to consumers and small businesses. Clearwire utilizes next-generation non-line-of-sight wireless technology to connect customers to the Internet using the radio spectrum, thus eliminating the confines of traditional cable or phone wiring.
The tower transmits radio signals from a base site to a small, wireless modem, the size of a paperback book, that easily connects a user's computer to the Internet.
Digicel Group Limited is a leading global communications provider with operations in 31 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 12 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$4.5 billion worldwide.
The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network. Digicel operate networks using GSM, UMTS, LTE and WiMax wireless technologies.
DirecTV is one of the world's leading providers of digital television entertainment services, delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, unmatched programming and industry leading customer service to more than 32 million customers in the US and Latin America.
NetSet Communications is rural broadband operator located in Manitoba Canada. NetSet currently manages over 200 towers and operates the largest MPLS network in the province and one of the largest WiMAX RAN’s in the province. Plans are underway to upgrade and run a concurrent WiMAX/TD-LTE network in 2014. As a large spectrum holder of 3.5Ghz in the province, NetSet has keen interest in optimizing the use and throughput of the band to better serve the needs of its subscribers today and tomorrow.
NextWave Wireless Inc is the licensee of 1.7 GHz, 2.3 GHz and 2.5 GHz spectrums in the United States and the 2.3 GHz spectrum in Canada.
The company currently operates a WiMAX-based wireless broadband network using its 2.3 GHz and 2.5 GHz spectrum.
NII Holdings is a leading provider of fully integrated mobile communication services, focused on “providing the right customers with the right products and the right service.” This customer-centric approach is at the core of a winning formula behind NII Holdings’ Nextel brand in Latin America.
NII Holdings uses iDEN (integrated digital enhanced network) technology developed by Motorola to provide instant access, low latency, high voice quality and dependable communications. It combines digital cellular voice, data, and Nextel’s differentiated Direct Connect, a digital two-way radio feature, to provide a unique integrated communication solution that offers both greater efficiency and valuable cost savings.
NII made progress on the evolution of its regional business by being awarded the 30MHz spectrum in Mexico in 2010 in an effort to deploy its 3G network. That same year, NII was the winning bidder of a national 3G license in the Brazilian government’s “H Band” auction to acquire more spectrums, while it remained on track to launch its 3G network in Chile by mid-2011.
EL SALVADOR NETWORK S.A., better known to the public as SALNET, is a 100% privately owned Salvadorian Telecommunications Company that has contributed in the development of top of the line technology in telecommunications services in El Salvador. Born in 1997, SALNET began offering long distance call services, high-speed Internet Services in fiber optic and Fixed Line Services to the public.
Currently, the Company offers a broad range of integrated telecommunications services including Cable TV in FTTx, Automated Vehicle Location Services, CCTV, Internet and Data Transmission Services to businesses and individuals within Salvadorian territory in fiber optics, WiMax and xDSL.
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wired communication services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users.
Sprint Nextel served more than 53 million customers at the end of Q3 2011 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States.
It offers industry-leading mobile data services; leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global tier 1 Internet backbone.
Newsweek ranked Sprint third in its 2011 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation’s greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company.
Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago Limited is the country's largest provider of communications solutions to residential and commercial markets. Its leading edge products are designed around its IP-based core infrastructure and marketed under its Blink and Bmobile brands.
In addition to fixed line and mobile communications, the company has an innovative line of BlackBerries, Android-based devices and the iPhone 4. It also offers broadband access including best-in-class Wi-MAX and CDMA technology, metro Ethernet, video conferencing, telepresence, subscription-based IPTV, and business and home alarm monitoring and security services.
TSTT is the industry leader deploying both wireless and fiber optic networks to deliver voice, data and multimedia capabilities, making it also one of the most advanced solutions providers in the country. As the only local telecom operator poised to deliver true “quintuple play” services, the evolution of its networks to incorporate leading technologies such as Wi-MAX will allow it to maintain its position as one of the more advanced providers of telecommunications services within the Caribbean.
VelaTel Global Communications, founded in May 2008, is a holding company of telecommunications carriers and a leader in deploying and operating wireless broadband and telecommunication networks worldwide.
VelaTel acquires spectrum assets through acquisition or joint venture relationships and provides capital, engineering, architecture and construction services related to the build-out of wireless broadband telecommunications networks, which it then operates by offering services attractive to residential, enterprise and government subscribers.
VelaTel currently focuses on emerging markets where Internet penetration rate is low relative to the capacity of incumbent operators to provide comparable cutting edge services, and/or where the entry cost to acquire spectrum is low relative to projected subscribers.
VelaTel currently has project operations in the People’s Republic of China and Peru. Additional target markets include countries in Latin America, the Caribbean, Southeast Asia and Eastern Europe.
Wind Telecom is a telecommunications service provider in the Dominican Republic. Since the beginning of 2008, it has provided Internet, VoIP and digital television services by subscription for both residential and corporate customers in the cities of Santo Domingo, Santiago and San Cristobal.
Wind Telecom also provides services of international traffic termination and connectivity between the Dominican Republic and the rest of the world. It is the only operator with fully wireless “triple play service,” providing customers with a high quality experience combining an extensive fiber network, mobile WiMAX and MMDS technology.
Headquartered in Woodstock, New Brunswick, Xplornet Communications Inc (formerly Barrett Xplore Inc) is Canada's leading rural broadband provider. The firm believes everyone should have access to the transformative benefits of broadband, so it makes its services available everywhere in Canada, including hard to reach places.
The firm has overcome the challenges of Canada's vast geography through the deployment of Canada's first national 4G network, which leverages both fixed-wireless towers on the ground and next-generation satellites in space.
The company’s customers live in the farthest reaches of the country and outside of major urban centers. Through its coast-to-coast network of local dealers, the company connects its customers to all that the Internet offers. Xplornet brings high-speed Internet to all of Canada.
NBN Co is a wholly-owned commonwealth government company that was established in 2009 to rollout high-speed broadband to every Australian home and business. NBN’s goal is simple – deliver Australia’s first national wholesale-only, open-access broadband network to all Australians, regardless of where they live or work.
NBN will connect 93 percent of premises with fiber optic cables. However, because of the size of the country, it will use TD-LTE fixed wireless and satellite services to connect the remaining 7 percent of premises that do not fall into the fiber footprint.
Optus is an Australian leader in integrated telecommunications, delivering cutting-edge communications, information technology and entertainment services. In 2001 SingTel became the parent company of Optus, paving a path to become a strong and strategic telecommunications player within the Asia-Pacific region.
Vividwireless Group Limited established Australia’s first wireless broadband network in 2004 and commissioned Australia’s first 4G data network in March 2010. The network serves one of the major Australian capital city markets, Perth, with business performance outpacing budgeted expectations. Smaller foundation networks have been commissioned in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Canberra.
Vividwireless is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Seven Group Holdings Ltd, Australia’s leading media company.
Vividwireless has unprecedented spectrum holdings in the constrained Australian market, with nearly 200 MHz frequencies covering the major capital cities in the 2.3 GHz and 3.4 GHz bands.
Woosh was founded in 2003 and has its own independent wireless network. Woosh owns rights to 93 MHz frequencies including 35 MHz in the 2.3 GHz band. Woosh provides both wireless and fixed line broadband products.
Its wireless network covers 200,000 households in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and the Southland region. It also provides fixed line broadband and home phone products nationwide.
Woosh’s wireless products are the most price competitive available on the market.
Cablevision Systems Corporation is a leading telecommunications and media company with a portfolio of operations that includes a full suite of advanced digital television, voice and high-speed Internet services; valuable local media and programming properties; and movie theatres.
Founded in 1973 as a cable television operator with 1,500 Long Island customers, Cablevision today offers advanced digital television, voice and high-speed Internet services to millions of households and businesses in the New York metropolitan area and throughout four Western states. Cablevision's popular Optimum-branded communications services include Optimum TV digital cable TV, Optimum Voice home phone and Optimum Online high-speed Internet. In the New York tri-state area, Cablevision's telecommunications properties also consist of Optimum Wi-Fi, the nation's largest wireless Internet network, and Lightpath, a leading provider of integrated business communications solutions that meets the needs of larger companies.
Through its local media and programming properties, Cablevision delivers content created specifically for the tri-state-area communities it serves. These include Optimum TV’s exclusive News 12 Networks, an award-winning local news leader, and MSG Varsity, a suite of television and online services covering high school sports and activities. Providing additional compelling local content is Newsday Media Group, which includes Long Island's leading daily newspaper, Newsday, and the popular website Newsday.com. It also provides amNewYork, the nation's most widely circulated free daily serving New York City and Long Island's largest publisher of weekly shoppers and community papers.
Also a part of the Cablevision family of companies is Clearview Cinemas, one of the largest film exhibitors in the tri-state area and owner of the famed Ziegfeld Theatre, a popular and historic site for film premieres.
Cablevision's rich history includes the creation, ownership and operation of Rainbow Media Holdings and its popular television networks from 1980 until June 2011, when it became a separate, public company named AMC Networks Inc. In addition, Cablevision was owner and operator of Madison Square Garden and its properties from 1997 until February 2010, when the sports and entertainment leader became a separate, public company now called The Madison Square Garden Company.
On Telecom is the newest major telecommunications company in Brazil. As a pioneer provider of 4G broadband, On Telecom utilizes the most up to date technology in the world, TD-LTE, offering the best access to high-speed Internet that is wireless, portable, easy, fast and stable.
On Telecom’s primary commitment is to the quality of care provided to its customers. On Telecom’s network is expanding in São Paulo, covering initially more than 130 cities with a population of about 10 million people.