Paltel contracts GENBAND for all-IP fixed voice network deployment

28 Jul 2017

Palestine Telecommunications Company (Paltel) has signed a strategic agreement with GENBAND under which the latter will deploy a ‘state of the art next generation all-IP fixed voice network’ for the telco. In a press release outlining details of the deal it was noted that the GENBAND platform will include the C20 Call Session Controller, G9 Converged Media Gateway and Q21 Session Border Controller, with the new network expected to allow Paltel to develop new voice and unified communications services for residential and business customers.

Commenting on the matter, Paltel general manager Maen Melhem was cited as saying: ‘Paltel has always been seeking to offer state-of-the-art voice and internet services and deploy the latest technologies which enable us to deliver higher Internet speeds … In addition, Paltel is steadily moving towards IoT and offering smart home and home automation solutions, thus we believe GENBAND’s solution fits our needs perfectly, and enables us to fulfil our promise to our subscribers in delivering more advanced services in highest quality.’

Palestinian Territory, GENBAND, Palestine Telecommunications Company (Paltel, incl. Hadara)