Moçambique Cellular (mcel) Chooses Celtro for 2G & 3G Unified Backhauling

mcel used Celtro’s backhaul network switching solutions to ensure smooth and cost-effective 2G/3G backhauling

November 4th , 2010 – Celtro, a leading supplier of mobile backhaul solutions, today announced that Moçambique Cellular S.A.R.L. (mcel), Mozambique's largest mobile communications provider, has chosen Celtro solutions to facilitate the rollout of new 3G network services by using its 2G/3G unified backhaul solution. The strategic move by mcel will leverage Celtro’s powerful backhaul solutions to help grow revenues - bolstering mcel's advanced data services offering.
mcel was looking for a solution that would maximize backhaul capacity, thus enabling rollout of new mobile broadband services over existing network infrastructure, while still ensuring QoS.
“The Celtro solution delivers optimal convergence with superior aggregation and optimization capabilities for our current network, and paves the way for smooth future migration to IP-RAN and convergence with our existing 2G network,” noted Mr. Arlindo Mondlane, CTO of mcel. “We are very confident that the company’s backhaul solutions will deliver the optimum in both cost and performance, while delivering our subscribers the best customer experience” he concluded.
“By implementing Celtro’s backhaul unifying solutions we enable operators to use their networks more efficiently - offering their users a wider spectrum of broadband services” explained Meir Erez , Associate Vice President Pre Sales at Celtro. "The inherent advantages of our solutions are expanded capacity and increased network availability, functionalities that enhance the network's performance" he concluded.
About Celtro
Celtro provides creative mobile backhaul switching solutions that improve service delivery, increase network efficiency, and facilitate smooth backhaul network evolution - helping providers enhance revenues, improve customer satisfaction, lower operational costs and streamline backhaul network investments. Already adopted by top-tier providers worldwide, Celtro's solutions focus solely on the cellular backhaul.
Celtro has commercially deployed its backhaul switching products in the mobile networks of more than 50 leading operators, servicing more than 350 million subscribers in Europe, Africa and Latin America. For more information please visit: