ALCATEL AWARDED TWO MOBILE CONTRACTS FOR UT’S MOBILE NETWORK, MANGO

Telecoms

Uganda Telecom is a subsidiary of the Telecel Group. Under the terms of the contract, Alcatel will provide Uganda Telecom with its advanced infrastructure including its Evolium™ solution comprising base stations (BSS) and switch (NSS), as well as an Intelligent Network (IN) platform expansion. The solution will also include Alcatel low/medium capacity point-to-point microwave radio systems for short-haul applications, specially designed for integration into any urban environment. When completed, the capacity and coverage of the network will double compared to its current status.