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21 Oct 2013  |  Press Releases

SAF Tehnika, the World Leader of Customized IP Microwave, Appoints Waseela as its Preferred System Integration Partner for the MENA Region

  The leading regional ICT and telecom system integrator, Waseela, www.waseela.com, announced today that it signed a partnership agreement with the SAF Tehnika, www.saftehnika.com, the internationally leading manufacturer and supplier of customized IP Microwave solutions that are fully designed and produced within the European Union. Based on this agreement, SAF Tehnika appoints Waseela as its strategic system integration and services partner for the MENA region.      SAF Tehnkia is using GITEX 2013 – Dubai opportunity to demonstrate its latest products and to highlight its commitment to the MENA region. SAF Tehnika is exhibiting inside Waseela’s both at GITEX 2013. Both companies are demonstrating their joint turnkey solutions combining the state-of-the-art Microwave systems from SAF Tehnika with the advanced engineering services from Waseela. Dr. Samer Taha, Waseela’s CEO, considered this agreement an important addition to the portfolio of Waseela’s professional and managed engineering services. Dr. Taha stated that “we are proud to extend our turnkey engineering services and technical support services to the internationally leading Microwave supplier SAF Tehnika. We are confident that with the quality, reliability and flexibility of SAF’s Microwave solutions combined with on-ground specialized turnkey engineering services from Waseela, the customers within MENA region will have easy access to hassle free state-of-the-art Microwave solutions.”      Mr. Normunds Bergs, SAF Tehnika’s CEO commented on this agreement by stating “SAF Tehnika is committed to the MENA market and is working to increase the level of its presence and support to its customers in the MENA region. With this partnership with Waseela we provide our customers with credible system integrator that can deliver turnkey Microwave solutions in addition to local product support.” Mr. Bergs clarified that the timing of this agreement comes as SAF Tehnika is witnessing increasing demand on its leading Microwave solutions from various market segments with the MENA region, including service providers, Oil & Gas and Public Safety.     Abou SAF Tehnika _ SAF Tehnika (www.saftehnika.com) is among the world's top microwave carrier-class point-to-point radio manufacturers, publicly traded in NASDAQ, ISO certified, covering spectrum 300MHz-38GHz and licence-free 5.8MIMO, 17 and 24GHz with capacities up to 720Mbps full-duplex. SAF radios correspond to standards of ETSI, FCC and Industry Canada. SAF Tehnika is committed toward providing strong focus on both the production and delivery of customer-adapted wireless solutions at a competitive price and highest standards of quality. SAF Tehnika recognizes its strengths in terms of the products we design, produce and repair, all of which are undertaken within the same HQ in Europe. This culminates in a perfect understanding of our entire equipment range and as the sole vendor delivering these products we have the flexibility to adapt solutions to meet the needs of our customers.    About Waseela _ Waseela (www.waseela.com) is a regional ICT System Integrator and Managed Services provider offering its services in the MENA region and has strong partnerships with leading international ICT and Telecom vendors. Waseela offers its solutions and services to customers in the segments of Telecom Operators, Public Safety, Smart Buildings, Oil & Gas, Transportation and Large Enterprises. Waseela is headquartered in Amman - Jordan with regional offices in Dubai - UAE, Abu Dhabi – UAE, Riyadh - KSA, Dammam – KSA, Jeddah – KSA and Doha - Qatar. Waseela is a subsidiary of Dar Al Hai for General Trading and Investment, a regional company with more than $485 Million of audited turnover in 2012.

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29 Sep 2013  |  Press Releases

Waseela to Demonstrate Six Major Technologies and Solutions at GITEX 2013

Waseela, the leading ICT System Integrator and Managed Services provider in the MENA region, plans to demonstrate six technologies and solutions in collaboration with its vendors at GITEX 2013. These state-of-the-art solutions include the latest technological advancement in wireless technologies and latest convergence trends of ICT technologies, which will be of interest to telecom operators, public safety organizations, oil and gas companies and large enterprises. Waseela will significantly expand its exhibition and its demonstration of activities in this year’s GITEX participation   These new technological demonstrations include LTE critical communication solutions, WiFi offloading and WiFi monetization solutions, including WiFi-based active RFID and location-based applications, in addition to high-capacity IP-based Microwave solutions.   Additionally, among the key planned activities by Waseela at GITEX 2013 is the official introduction of Waseela’s Converged ICT/ELV Solutions, which will mark the official expansion of Waseela’s solutions and services to address the market segment of Smart Buildings and Automated Buildings. These converged ICT/ELV solutions cover a wide range of advanced technologies including wired and wireless in-building data networks, IPTV/CCTV systems, telephony systems, security systems, DAS systems, automation systems and structured cabling.   Leila Masad, Head of Public Relations at Waseela, commented on Waseela’s plans for GITEX 2013, “Our participation at GITEX this year aims to send a strong message to the market about the size and level of our commitment to the MENA region. Our plan for Waseela’s participation in this year’s exhibition is to be among the largest between system integrators serving the MENA region. We will demonstrate a wide range of advanced and leading ICT solutions catering to a wide spectrum of market segments.”   Waseela will be exhibiting in Zabeel Hall during GITEX2013, occupying the Z-C30 booth.  

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22 May 2013  |  Press Releases

Waseela Awarded Nationwide Turnkey Microwave Network in Saudi Arabia

The leading regional telecom system integrator, Waseela, www.waseela.com, announced today that it has been recently awarded a nationwide turnkey Microwave network in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The project is phased into multiple phases; with the first phase having an estimated value of around SAR 15.0 Million. The project is awarded on turnkey basis; the scope includes planning and design of the network, supply, implementation, integration, optimization, operation and maintenance.  Dr. Samer Taha, Waseela’s CEO, commented on this project by stating that “this turnkey project comes as an additional recognition of Waseela’s capability to deliver large-scale comprehensive projects that include all engineering services required in any turnkey telecom infrastructure project.” This project also adds to the outstanding record of Waseela in delivering high-speed integrated broadband wireless solutions to the MENA region over the last 5 years. The high-speed and cost-effective wireless solutions deployed in this project provide fast rollout alternative to optical fiber solutions in order to quickly deliver high-speed data services to sporadic and vast areas within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dr. Taha added. 

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