Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW) said it has announced an agreement with Ubuntu Technologies to form Aviat-Ubuntu (Proprietary) Ltd., a co-branded telecom solutions provider in South Africa.
The two companies formed a joint venture to serve public companies and state-owned enterprises as well as help telecom operators evolve their infrastructure toward next-generation mobile broadband and enterprise services. Aviat-Ubuntu will specialize in offering microwave networking solutions using products from the Aviat portfolio such as the new Aviat CTR 8540 microwave router with integrated IP/MPLS capabilities.
Ubuntu Technologies is an independent black economic empowerment company with 16 years´ experience within the ICT industry in South Africa.
Aviat Networks is a leading global provider of microwave networking solutions transforming communications networks to handle the exploding growth of IP-centric, multi-gigabit data services. For more information, visit www.aviatnetworks.com