Yoqne’am, Israel, June 1, 2009 — Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited (TTML), one of the fastest-growing telecom service providers across Maharashtra and Goa and Wavion™, a Company actively involved in transforming the Wi-Fi market with a new category of Wi-Fi base stations, announced the completion of a large scale deployment of Wavion WBS-2400 Base Stations in the district of Navi-Mumbai, India. The WBS-2400 base stations will provide high-speed wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity to small and medium enterprises and residences of Navi-Mumbai.
“As a leading telecom service provider, we are committed to enable our customers with reliable, and manageable broadband connectivity, anytime, anywhere”, said Mr. Haridev Khosla, President- Network, Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited. “We have chosen Wavion’s Wi-Fi solution because of their powerful beamforming technology and their architecture solution that enables a cost-effective, carrier-grade network coupled with superior service and security standards.”
Wavion’s WBS-2400 spatially adaptive beamforming base stations provide extended range, improved indoor penetration and better interference resilience.
“We are proud to be selected by Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited for their first, large-scale metro Wi-Fi deployment”, said Tal Meirzon, CEO of Wavion. “A carrier grade, end-to-end solution, was deployed and made operational in record time.”
About Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited
Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited is India's premier telecommunication service provider licensed to provide telecommunication services in Maharashtra (including Mumbai) and Goa. It focuses on all market segments, i.e. commercial, residential and public telephony. Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited has over 7 million customers in Maharashtra and Goa. These include reputed corporates, SMEs and residential customers. The company was recently rated the No. 1 wireless operator in terms of overall customer satisfaction across Maharashtra (including Mumbai) and Goa, in surveys commissioned by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) (Scrip code-532371) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) (Scrip symbol – TTML).
Wavion is transforming the metro Wi-Fi and rural markets with a new category of spatially adaptive base stations. The company’s digital beamforming and SDMA technologies are the first and only to resolve the significant performance, penetration and profitability challenges facing large scale metro and rural deployments. Wavion is privately held and backed by world-class investors including Tel Aviv-based Elron Electronic Industries Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELRN), and BRM Capital. Wavion headquarters are located in Yoqne’am, Israel and the company has offices in Miami, Florida US, San Paulo, Brazil, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Moscow, Russia and New Delhi, India. To learn more, please visit Wavion at www.wavionnetworks.com.