OTTAWA Canada – April 24, 2013 – EION Wireless, a Canadian manufacturer of licensed and unlicensed broadband wireless access products today announced that DCC Networks, the Communication Division of Computer Warehouse Group, the Pan African Systems Integration Company with the headquarters in Nigeria and a major VSAT service provider, has selected StarPlus for its last mile connectivity solutions in Nigeria.
"DCC is pleased to expand its last mile reach for its communication services in Nigeria via EION's StarPlus product family that provides DCC with flexible and rugged 300 Mbps high speed Point-to-Point (PTP) backhauling and Point-to-Multipoint (PTMP) connectivity products that deliver excellent latency, high speed capacity, and interference mitigation reliability to business users, government departments and industrial enterprises in Nigeria" said Raji Oladipo General Manager of DCC Networks in Nigeria.
EION’s StarPlus is an advanced outdoor wireless platform operates in the wide frequency range of 4.9 GHz to 6.1 GHz, capable of operating in Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint network topologies. The advanced OFDM 2x2 multiple-in, multiple-out (MIMO) radio delivers superior throughput for bandwidth hungry 3G and 4G customers and for video surveillance applications. With its high spectral efficiency, large capacity, user friendly GUI and rich feature-set, the StarPlus family of products provides the ideal solution for rural and metropolitan wireless network requirements.
The StarPlus product family implements EION's TrustLink protocol which is specifically designed for high-throughput outdoor, multimedia rich wireless applications. TrustLink provides several advantages for outdoor wireless communication such as interference avoidance, increased spectral efficiency and enhanced wireless security and Quality of Service (QoS).
"I am pleased with EION's recent success in Nigeria from DCC. StarPlus is the perfect solution for a VSAT Service Provider to extend the reach of their coverage area to serve additional customers. The QoS capabilities in the StarPlus allow DCC to deliver tiered services to enterprise and residential consumers. I expect that this win will further increase EION's broadband wireless market share in Africa" said Hassan Abdelghany VP of Sales Africa, Middle East & Central Asia.
EION's StarPlus OFDM High-Performance Outdoor MIMO Wireless Broadband Product Family is a recipient of a 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award. The most innovative products and services brought to the market from March 2011 through March 2012 were chosen as winners of the Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award.
About EION Wireless
EION Wireless, a division of EION Inc., is a global provider of Broadband Wireless Access products that enable effective, economic and secure wireless high-speed communications solutions. The company’s licensed and unlicensed frequency products are used by wireless ISPs, private network operators, and remote rural networks and in voice and data backhaul applications to solve last mile challenges. EION Wireless works with more than 165 local partners to support its diverse global customer base and provide innovative and reliable solutions. For more information, visit www.eionwireless.com
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