NERA Telecommunications Ltd Selects iBwave Product Suite for In‑building Wireless Network Roll-Outs Throughout South East Asia
Company to use products to expand its abilities for LTE deployments in Southeast Asia
MONTREAL, CANADA, April 15, 2014 — iBwave, the standard for in-building wireless software and training globally, is proud to announce that NERA Telecommunications Ltd., the premier solutions provider of info-communications, wireless infrastructure networks and satellite communications will be using the iBwave product suite for the design and management of their LTE indoor deployments.
“With the emergence of LTE services and the growing demand for higher bandwidth, the challenges facing the in-building industry are becoming increasingly complex” says Odd Kare Fossmo, SVP Wireless Infrastructure Networks at NERA. “iBwave’s technologies are increasingly being adopted as a de-factor standard by operators in South East Asia. Its proven portfolio will enable us to streamline our planning and design processes, and address the coverage and capacity issues that can arise in high-traffic indoor locations as a result of heavy mobile data use.”
NERA sees rapid growth in indoor LTE deployments and has positioned itself to be at the forefront of a process to plan and deploy for quality coverage throughout South East Asia. The company is currently involved in IBS projects in the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia, with a growing presence in Indonesia. NERA Singapore is also establishing itself as a hub for IBS expertise and supporting projects as far afield as Africa and central Asia.
The iBwave platform was selected as it is the only full featured tool that supports all the necessary features to perform detailed LTE designs, including optimizing data rate connections which allows users to browse the internet and access emails on their mobile devices.
“Since the arrival of 3G and 4G networks in Asia, the mobile market and the demand for indoor mobile data have been growing at a very fast pace. We are proud to provide the tools that accelerate the delivery and quality of the next generations of mobile communication technologies” says Juan Felipe Gonzalez, Senior VP Global Sales at iBwave.
NERA will also send its RF engineers to attend the iBwave Certification Program so that they can become proficient in indoor wireless design planning and deployment strategies, and acquire hands-on industry standard knowledge.
Established in 1978, NERA is a public company listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Ltd (SGX-ST). A premier solutions provider, NERA offers a comprehensive range of products, solutions and services from wireless infrastructure networks, satellite communications to info-communications (Network Infrastructure and Payment Solutions). NERA plays an important role in realising the global needs of telecommunications and info-communications, keeping abreast of the latest technological advancements, creating strategic and ingenious solutions, delivering cutting-edge technologies and quality services for the global market. NERA has established network of offices in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. With communications technology opening gateways to increasing possibilities, NERA is well-positioned to provide its clients with exciting solutions from the convergence of telecommunications and info-communications industries. www.neratel.com.sg/
iBwave Solutions, the standard for converged indoor network planning is the power behind great in-building wireless experience, enabling billions of end users and devices to connect inside a wide range of venues. As the global industry reference, our software solutions allow for smarter planning, design and deployment of any project regardless of size, complexity or technology. Along with innovative software, we are recognized for world class support in 90 countries, industry’s most comprehensive components database and a well-established certification program. For more information visit: ibwave.com
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