Ceragon Networks, the leading provider of wireless backhaul solutions, Thursday announced that it has been selected by Andired Colombia to provide high-capacity backhaul solutions as part of a new nationwide broadband network deployment. The high-capacity backbone network will be based on Ceragon’s cutting-edge IP-20 product line.
Andired which leads a consortiums of local companies has won the broadband expansion tender launched by Colombia's Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication (Mintic). Andired provides voice and data services with capacities ranging from 500Mbps to 3.5Gbps.
According to Ceragon, the deployment of high capacity wireless backhaul network that will cover 27 municipalities in the Orinoquia, Amazonia and Pacifico regions is expected to be completed in 2015.