Achieving practical fixed mobile convergence


Telecom Namibia

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The brief

Telecom Namibia Limited is the national telecommunications operator, established in August 1992 and is functioning as a commercialised company and as a subsidiary of its parent company, Namibia Post and Telecom Holdings Limited.

The background

Telecom Namibia is serving more than 190,665 customers, with 1,223 employees and annual revenue of more than N$ 1, 4 Billion. Telecom Namibia is a customer driven company that change telecommunication products and services to the demand of its customers. Today customers want fast, reliable and advance services and Telecom Namibia is there to make that possible. Telecom Namibia runs the largest Digital Telecommunication Network in Namibia

The problem

Telecom Namibia strives to achieve Fixed Mobile convergence by creating seamless services using a combination of fixed broadband/voice and mobile broadband/voice technologies to meet their needs in homes, offices, other buildings and on the go. Seamless is defined as there being no perceptible break in voice or data transmission due to handover (from the calling party or the called party’s perspective).