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VSAT

Access to and dissemination of information are two of the most important factors to increase production and wealth. It is no wonder that corporations, communities, and government agencies view network interconnectivity and basic telecommunications systems as vital assets to fuel their economic growth. This coupled with government deregulation and double-digit growth in emerging nations; customers all across the world have a critical need for a way to rapidly expand telecommunications infrastructures. Satellite based systems provide a practical and cost effective solution. There are several satellite technologies, but the kind of system Wateen has selected suits best to the applications of customers, based in any part of the globe, especially Pakistan. Factors considered in selecting the said technology include:

  • Rapid deployment
  • Unlimited growth & scalability
  • Faster, dependable and robust
  • Suits all kinds of traffic densities
  • No barriers of geographical terrains
  • Superior Quality of Service (QoS)
  • Easy to Maintain & Control
  • Absolutely No Wires to worry about

Wateen utilizing its international experience in deploying state-of-the-art telecommunication infrastructure is proud to inaugurate its Wide Area Network (WAN) via satellite services. Realizing the difficulties in laying the Wire-based terrestrial infrastructure and the necessity of deploying a reliable Satellite Based Network which bypasses the conventional terrestrial infrastructure, Wateen is fully geared up in developing its nationwide backbone and is aiming to become the leading VSAT Service provider of Pakistan after the deregulation of the telecom sector in Pakistan. Wateen’s vast expertise, R&D of its technocrats and its selection of technology of the future is going to bring a revolution into the Telecommunication’s Industry in Pakistan.

Wateen also offers “Demand Assigned Multiple Access (DAMA) Satellite Systems” in Pakistan. Equipped with advanced technology that allows faster speeds, higher levels of security, cost-effectiveness and availability of bandwidth only when it is required, are some of the features that are always in demand by Blue-Chip companies, multinationals, corporates and SME’s of the country. Wateen being the pioneer in the introduction of DAMA Technology in Pakistan highlights its strategic alliance with the world’s leading satellite equipment manufacturer STM, USA.

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Latest Updates

September 2013

Habib Metropolitan Bank selects Wateen as Connectivity Partner

  • Wateen is proud to announce its collaboration with Habib Metropolitan Bank Pakistan, which is operating in all major cities of the country. Habib Metro recently decided to revamp its WAN network, in all major branches, and required feasibility for connectivity of 189 branches countrywide. Wateen won the project to connect 97 branches for the bank, the highest number of branches awarded to any single connectivity partner. Wateen was selected due to its extensive network footprint in Pakistan, operational support and better service quality. Our end-to-end fiber optic facility will provide Habib Metro a secure and efficient network to carry out its services.

July 2013

USAID subcontractor PDIP select Wateen for AMR Connectivity

  • IRG is USAID subcontractor for Power Distribution Program – PDIP. PDIP is doing a pilot project of installing GSM meters initially at 5 DISCO in Pakistan including Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Multan & Hyderabad. Wateen Team managed to Sign-off the 2-year Contract for Hosted Data Center, Co-Location, Hardware Supply and VPN connectivity on fiber at 12 sites in 5 DISCO's.

December 2012

CMPak Bandwidth Lease for 10 new Sites

  • China Mobile Pakistan is a leading GSM Service provider of the country who is committed to reach every nook and corner of the country to facilitate customers with cutting edge telecommunication services around Pakistan. CMPak required Bandwidth for 10 Sites in the South Region for which Wateen is honored to provide Internet Bandwidth. The selection is made considering Wateen’s expertise in Fibre, Dark Fibre and GPON, commitment to its SLA and meeting customer’s requirements even in difficult and challenging times.

Video Conferencing Solution for Nestle Pakistan

  • Nestle Pakistan is a leading brand of Pakistan’s FMCG market. They are using Video Conferencing solution between their offices for using technology for better interaction and speedy execution. Depending on Wateen’s technical & relational skills with principal, Nestle has selected Wateen for an annual maintenance contract for their video conferencing infrastructure with addition of a new site with latest Polycom based Video Server.

Siemens - VAR-Cisco Equipment

  • Siemens selected Wateen to provide Solution based on Cisco.

November 2012


Network SLA with FC College, Lahore

  • Forman Christian College, a chartered University is committed to quality education and enabling students with technology options, easing and helping out their studies. FC College has established a technology center in their main campus, Lahore to meet all these needs. The same data center was designed, developed and deployed by Wateen. Now FC College has selected Wateen for its operation and support plan as well. Wateen is providing on-campus support and operational staff for the complete solution with proactive and reactive maintenance as well.

Wateen is providing Satellite Backhauling Services to CMPak

  • China Mobile Pakistan is a leading GSM Service provider of the country who is committed to reach every nook and corner of the country to facilitate customers with cutting edge telecommunication services around Pakistan. CMPak is using Satellite backhaul services at different sites for which Wateen is honored to have the operations and maintenance services for the setup. The selection is made considering Wateen’s expertise in VSAT operations, commitment to its SLA and meeting customer’s requirements even in difficult and challenging times.

October 2012


WAN Structure for 26 HEC Colleges

  • HEC intends to establish an initial level WAN infrastructure for 26 Colleges of Central Punjab under their PERN Project. This project also includes the supply, installation, testing and maintenance services of a core router of their Central Data Center. Wateen has offered them a Huawei based solution based on NE-40-XE Universal Services Router, ASR 2200 series Branch Services Router and Eudemon Firewalls. Wateen has won this deal on technical basis as none of the other competitor was able to fulfill the technical criteria.

CMPAK Core Network Switches

  • Nexus is the next big thing of Cisco Switching Infrastructure. Wateen has offered this design to CMPAK at their IT Center to overcome the problems of Intelligent Network and postpaid Billing System. We have ruled out Huawei and Juniper and won the deal on technical specs.

Network Infrastructure for KICTL

  • Bandwidth management is one of the biggest challenge for enterprises. Wateen has designed and won a solution of Bandwidth optimization and network load balancing for Karachi International Container Terminal. This solution will allow them in optimizing the load of all network devices and efficient load management to end users.

Data Centre Support for BAFL

  • Bank Alfalah is one of the largest bank of Pakistan. Wateen being having a highly technical and innovative team won the customer's confidence and in return customer has awarded the support of their H/O datacenter which is having an multi-brand equipment and connections running. Wateen has more 40 resources certified on various technologies who will be supporting Bank-Alfalah on 24x7 basis and smoothly running their online operations.

Data Centre Support for BAFL

  • Bank Alfalah is one of the largest bank of Pakistan. Wateen being having a highly technical and innovative team won the customer's confidence and in return customer has awarded the support of their H/O datacenter which is having an multi-brand equipment and connections running. Wateen has more 40 resources certified on various technologies who will be supporting Bank-Alfalah on 24x7 basis and smoothly running their online operations.
Connectivity Services Map

WiMAX And ISM Cities

Karachi

Hyderabad

Sukkur

Quetta

Multan

RY Khan

Faisalabad

Lahore

Sahiwal

Sheikhupura

Gujranwala

Jehlum

Sialkot

Gujrat

Islamabad Rawalpindi

Sargodha

Okara

DI Khan

Bahawalpur

Mandi
Bahauddin

Attock

Peshawar

Abbotabad

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