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Parallel Wireless Helps to Deliver on MTN’s OpenRAN Vision across Africa

MTN is set to deploy 5,000 OpenRAN sites across their 21 operations

NASHUA, N.H. – November 12th, 2019 – Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leading U.S.-based OpenRAN company delivering the world’s only software-defined end-to-end OpenRAN solution for coverage and capacity, today announced that MTN, one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world, is set to deploy more than 5,000 sites across their 21 operations, bringing 2G, 3G and 4G connectivity using Parallel Wireless OpenRAN into areas that were previously unconnected.

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OpenRAN - 7 vital benefits for MNOs

How operators get ahead in the communications race

Thinking differently, as to how to solve network operators’ dilemma of how to modernise existing infrastructure, roll out the latest and greatest, launch greenfield sites and prepare for even more developments in the not too distant future, wireless infrastructure company, Parallel Wireless, shares some important considerations about OpenRAN – the potential panacea for the future growth and sustainability of the global telecoms industry.

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Bigger is not always Better

Lux Maharaj, Director: Africa Sales at Parallel Wireless is of the opinion that network automation driven by innovation and is what is needed to drive Africa’s communications forward.

The mobile telecommunications industry is busy consolidating. However, in doing so, it runs the real risk of curtailing its ability to innovate. Pretty bold statement, I know, but in merging, the sector loses diversity and diversity, is one of the key things that will keep it progressing.

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5G RuralFirst

How Parallel Wireless is helping to include rural communities in the economic and sustainable development conversation

NASHUA, N.H., 02 April 2019 - Despite significant strides in the telecom industry, which have been made in terms of technology and reach, the spread of network connection in rural areas around the world, remain the last frontier for the telecom industry. When it comes to Africa, the continent has a relatively low teledensity, approximately 44% in sub-Saharan Africa – well below the global average of 66% as per the GSMA Global Mobile Economy Report 2019. 

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Comba Telecom partners with Parallel Wireless to Deliver 4G & 5G Open vRAN Solutions

Comba's industry-leading RRH, base station antennas products and services, combined with Parallel Wireless world's first 2G/3G/4G/5G software, advance Open RAN with lowest TCO for MNOs globally

NASHUA, N.H.,USA, Barcelona, Spain and Hong Kong – February 21st, 2019Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leading provider of the world’s first end-to-end software-based unified network solution across All Gs (2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G) and Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited (“Comba Telecom” or “the Group,” HKSE stock code: 2342), a global leading solutions and services provider of wireless and information communications systems, today jointly announced a partnership on delivering 4G and 5G virtualized Open RAN (“Open vRAN”) solution. The resulting solution integrates Parallel Wireless software with Comba Remote Radio Unit (“RRU”) and base station antennas and leverages its integration services. It gives mobile operators a fully Open vRAN solution, delivering faster time-to-market and better ROI to deliver coverage or capacity.

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Zain Selects Parallel Wireless Open RAN to Modernize Existing 2G and 3G Infrastructure

World’s First Virtualized 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G Unified Open RAN to Deliver Efficiency and Cost Savings

NASHUA, N.H. – February 20, 2019 – Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leader in providing the world’s first software-based unified end-to-end network solution across All Gs (2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G), today announced that Zain, the leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, has selected Parallel Wireless to modernize their existing 2G and 3G networks to deliver operational efficiency.

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Parallel Wireless wins prestigious Aegis Graham Bell Award 2019 for two categories "Innovative Telecom Solution" and "Innovation in Smart City"


GOA, 1st February 2019: Aegis Graham Bell Award 2019 announced that Parallel Wireless has won in two categories “Innovative Telecom Solution” and “Innovation in Smart City” for their innovations in 2G/3G/4G/5G unified software platform (HetNet Gateway) and Parallel Wireless' Converged Wireless System multi-technology base station respectively. Parallel Wireless has been applauded as winner at the 9th edition of Aegis Graham Bell Award 2019 hosted by Government of Goa at Entertainment Society of Goa, Panaji.

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ALL G - Parallel Wireless ‘Connects’ in 12 left">2G/3G/4G/5G Open RAN solution helping to bridge the digital divide for the estimated 800 million still unconnected in Africa

NASHUA, N.H., 6th November 2018 Deploying network facilities across Africa, can be a costly and lengthy exercise.  However, with its world-first ALL G software-enabled Open network solution, Parallel Wireless, Inc. is helping global mobile network operators (MNOs) ‘connect the unconnected’ by making ALL G network deployments as easy and as cost-effective as Wi-Fi.  As a result, it has been welcomed across the African continent with several deployments and pending trials in 12 countries (to date), which are assisting in Africa’s rapidly advancing connectivity.

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