Kalimat Telecom picks Parallel Wireless for network expansion in Iraq

Monday 18 February 2019 | 14:11 CET | News
Parallel Wireless has announced that Kalimat Telecom, a subsidiary of Kuwait's Trade Links, has selected Parallel Wireless to extend its mobile broadband network in Iraq. Kalimat recognised the inflexibility of legacy mobile systems to provide digital services to the Iraqi public. Parallel Wireless said its fully virtualised HetNet and core systems enable Kalimat to deploy a distributed, virtualised mobile broadband network delivering services throughout the region cost-effectively and on an accelerated timeline.

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Companies: Kalimat
Countries: Iraq
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