ORG Telecom Limited bags a deal of 15 millions USD from ROSHAN
ORG Telecom Limited (ORG), a wholly owned subsidiary of ORG Informatics Limited, is a leading systems integrator based at Gurgaon, India, announced today, they are providing VSAT solution and services for coming five years to Monaco Telecom, France and their client Roshan, TDCA (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd.)
PR9.NET July 25, 2005 - NEW DELHI, ORG Telecom Limited (ORG), a wholly owned subsidiary of ORG Informatics Limited, is a leading systems integrator based at Gurgaon, India, announced today, they are providing VSAT solution and services for coming five years to Monaco Telecom, France and their client Roshan, TDCA (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd.)
Roshan, TDCA is Afghanistan's largest and fastest growing mobile operator. The GSM network roll out has been achieved at drastic pace, launched in July 2003 it already covers 23 out of 32 provinces in Afghanistan. Roshan has been collecting accolades in the international GSM community. During the Tenth GSM Association (GSMA) Awards, held at Cannes, France, International GSM community awarded Roshan, TDCA for their Best Marketing Campaign.
Afghanistan has a tough terrain in terms of accessibility, remoteness and climate; it was a challenge for Roshan to provide mobile telephony services across the provinces of the country. To overcome obstacle of connectivity between the provinces during service roll out, Roshan commissioned ORG to provide GSM backhaul network using VSAT.
ORG has provided one of the rare implementation worldwide of integrating VSAT with GSM network. The turnkey solution includes provisioning of complete VSAT infrastructure, commissioning and operations. The deal is valued at 15 million USD.
Speaking on the assignment, Ajoy Khanderia, CEO of ORG said "ORG has implemented one of the technologically complex solution of merging VSAT and GSM technologies. ORG with the long term contract is firmly committed in providing telecom solutions for people of Afghanistan."
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Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Limited (TDCA) t/a Roshan, is an Afghan company licensed by the government to provide modern mobile telecommunications services across the country. Starting its operations in 2003 Roshan initially targeted at six main cities, today TDCA is Afghanistan's largest GSM mobile operator and expects to expand it's coverage to many other cities in the coming years. Further information is available at www.roshan.af
About ORG Informatics Ltd
ORG Informatics Ltd. (ORG) is a leading system integrator with focus on Telecom & IT. Delivering solutions in domains of Value Added Services, Billing & OSS, Satellite Communication, Telecom network and IT infrastructure services. ORG is known for delivering innovative solutions to its customers with its philosophy of complete customer satisfaction. ORG has offices in India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Singapore & US.
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