Published on December 12th, 2013 | by Alexis Argent0
RADWIN donates wireless links to the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan
RADWIN, the global provider of sub-6 GHz broadband wireless solutions like the and , joined forces with sister company RAD Data Communications to contribute twenty RADWIN 2000 point-to-point links to service providers in the Philippines’ following Super Typhoon Haiayan. RADWIN 2000 systems will help re-establish communications networks in a number of typhoon-ravaged areas. RADWIN 2000 wireless systems can be set up in hours and enable the transmission of voice, video and data over a secured wireless link.
Haiyan typhoon has left unimaginable destruction and many areas have been cut off from communications. Restoring the network infrastructure has become an essential part of the emergency recovery process. We hope that our donation will assist Philippine’s operators to re-establish communications networks to help facilitate relief efforts,” said Maurice Illouz, RADWIN APAC GM
RADWIN has an extensive history of donating wireless links to service providers as well as private and governmental organizations that are charged with reconstructing communications infrastructures following calamities. In 2005 RADWIN received a commendation award from Thailand’s Royal Princess for contributing links to help reconstruct Thailand’s network following the Tsunami. RADWIN also donated wireless broadband solutions following the 2010 Chile earthquake. Systems were used to establish on-site communications in areas impacted by the quake.
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