Oman Mobile deploys Cisco’s IP communications system for data, voice and mobility

Published July 2nd, 2005 - 08:32 GMT

Oman Mobile has deployed a world class telecommunications infrastructure to develop and grow its services in the newly deregulated wireless marketplace in Oman. Oman Mobile turned to Cisco Systems to design and implement its end-to-end IP communications services network, relying on its technology leadership and expertise to rapidly provide for its current needs and planning ahead to meet future requirements.


Cisco System’s solution for Oman mobile’s networking infrastructure included all QoS-enabled IP converged network routers and switches, IP Telephony systems and applications, and seemless Wireless and mobility solutions.


“Competition has become a defining element of the mobile phone market today in Oman and demands that anyone looking to succeed in this industry offer quality service, efficiency and new products tailored for specific customer segments. We see Cisco Systems as the only long-term strategic partner that can deliver reliable state-of-the-art IP communications solutions. The network backbone we have installed ensures that we will be able to cost-effectively and quickly scale our operations as the competition in the market demands and enable our employees to operate more efficiently. The integrated and secure IP telephony and wireless systems we have deployed are the best-in-class in Oman and in the region,” said Dr. Amer Awadh Al-Rawas, Managing Director - Oman Mobile.


“We have had a strong relationship with OmanMobile based on our understanding of their requirements and care for success, we are pleased to showcase our Intelligent Information Network infrastructure solutions and demonstrate the benefits of our vision” said Samer Alkharrat, General Manager Gulf Region, Cisco Systems Middle East.


“We are pleased that we have had the opportunity to work closely with OmanMobile on their state-of-the-art infrastructure which represents a model for innovation and an example of how technology can best be utilized to improve operational efficiency and business performance.” said Khaled Delaware, Territory Manager – Cisco Systems


Products deployed as part of this solution include Cisco Catalyst® 6500 series switches, Cisco Aironet Wireless portfolio, and Cisco’s extensive IP Telephony product set. Oman Mobile will also realize the benefits of Cisco IP Telephony XML value added services, all in a secure environment. The project was implemented by Gulf Business Machines (GBM).

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