Yota Selects Bridgewater for Central and South American WiMAX Expansion
Published on: 25th Oct 2010
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Russian WiMAX to LTE network operator, Yota has selected the Bridgewater Service Controller (AAA) anchored by Bridgewater's Subscriber Data Broker to support the rollout of its new national WiMAX service in Nicaragua.
Yota Nicaraguan network is currently available in the capital city of Managua immediately, with further expansion to León, Granada and Masaya planned in 2010.
Alexey Fedchenko, General Manager, Yota de Nicaragua: "We selected Bridgewater Systems because of their proven product capability and market leadership in service and access control. As a long-term partner in our WiMAX network deployments, Bridgewater has unrivalled experience in supporting the rollout of 4G services as we expand throughout Latin America."
David Sharpley, Senior Vice President, Bridgewater Systems: "Yota's decision to deploy the Bridgewater Service Controller in Nicaragua is validation of our 4G leadership, with more than 60 WiMAX operators deploying our solutions worldwide to deliver personalized mobile broadband services. Yota is an innovative 4G operator that will benefit from the rapid and cost effective deployment of mobile broadband to consumers and businesses in Nicaragua and across Latin America."