DragonWave, the supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, has announced orders in excess of US$10m for the month of November from a Tier One North American mobile operator.
DragonWave will provide Horizon Compact+ and Horizon Quantum microwave links to support the operator's ongoing upgrade and expansion of its nationwide 4G/LTE network, with more than 50% of the orders tied to engineering planning and installation services.
“These contracts represent a significant increase in our services business and we are proud to have DragonWave products deployed by a leading Tier 1 partner committed to delivering a top-quality network experience to its customers,” said Peter Allen, president and CEO of DragonWave. “We look forward to playing a supportive role in building out a next-generation network that fully meets the growing demand for wireless services.”
DragonWave Horizon Compact+ and Horizon Quantum offer a combination of 2048 QAM modulation and a bandwidth accelerator bulk compression capability to deliver spectral efficiency and wireless capacity.