iPass Partners with ER-Telecom to Extend its Wi-Fi Footprint in Russia
Published on: 10th Nov 2016
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Wi Fi roaming provider, iPass has announced a partnership with Russia's ER Telecom to give iPass customers access to more than 4,500 new Wi Fi hotspots in St. Petersburg and other major Russian cities.
ER-Telecom has 11% of the Russian broadband internet market and is growing rapidly. Its domestic Wi-Fi footprint includes hotels, restaurants, cafes and convention centers across Russia. The ER-Telecom footprint adds to the existing iPass network of more than 57 million hotspots in more than 120 countries.
"With ER-Telecom, we have the perfect partner, as we expand our Wi-Fi footprint in Russia," said Mato Petrusic, vice president, EMEA & APAC at iPass. "Wi-Fi remains the fastest and most reliable way to be online, so we are delighted to be offering our customers secure, on-the-go connectivity while traveling in Russia."