Using Planet EV, Marconi's next-generation wireless network design and optimization platform, along with advanced microwave planning and propagation modeling modules, Orascom can accurately determine and deploy the required radio coverage and capacity, reduce equipment investment and operational expenses, and introduce new services. Marconi's wireless consultancy services will support Orascom to rapidly deploy and optimize the network as well as realize the full potential of the Planet EV solution.
"Marconi met all of our needs and hence became our preferred choice for the supply of design tools and consultancy services needed for our roll-out of Mobile & Fixed Wireless networks into new territories," said Tamer El Mahdi Orascom Telecom Holding Chief Technology Officer. "We have already worked with them in Algeria, which demonstrated that Marconi's complete and complementary portfolio matches our needs directly. Marconi can provide radio planning tools, consultancy services and ongoing support, all of which are necessary for rapid time-to-market that ensures a fast and maximum return on investment."
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