LAHORE – Wateen Telecom, a leading ICT company with fiber optic infrastructure in 250 cities in Pakistan, has signed an agreement with Huawei Pakistan to modernize its nationwide data transmission network. Wateen will deploy Huawei’s state-of-the-art optical transmission network to revolutionize the country’s digital landscape. The agreement was signed in Lahore at the head office of Wateen Telecom by Adil Rashid, CEO of Wateen Telecom and Mark Meng, CEO of Huawei Pakistan.
Wateen Telecom will have improved capacity and higher speeds on its nationwide fiber optic network after the project is completed. As the demand for superior network performance continues to grow, both nationally and internationally, Wateen’s network is designed to facilitate growth to meet the exponential increase in demand for Internet capacity. The new network capacity has the potential to operate at speeds of 100G to 400G for future bandwidth needs.
Wateen Telecom is fully ready for the growth of 4G and the 5G era with its futuristic network architecture, resilient fiber footprint, high-capacity transmission infrastructure and nationwide field service organization .
Adil Rashid, CEO of Wateen Telecom, said on the occasion: âAs an organization that always innovates to stay ahead of the needs of tomorrow, we are proud to have Huawei technologies on board to best serve our clients.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Mark Meng, CEO of Huawei Pakistan, said, â100G technology was designed to give our partner companies more power at their fingertips. It gives us great satisfaction to provide a future-proof network with simplified management, high reliability and service intelligence for companies in all industries.