DRAGONWAVE RECEIVES FOLLOW ON ORDERS IN INDIA
Horizon Compact+ continues to play key role in LTE Network roll out
Ottawa, Canada, October 21, 2014 – DragonWave® Inc. (TSX: DWI; NASDAQ: DRWI) a leading global supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, today announced it has received follow on purchase orders of Horizon Compact+ from a major Indian Telecom and Broadband Service Provider.
“We are pleased to have received additional orders from this key Indian customer to further build our their 4G Network,” said DragonWave President and CEO Peter Allen. “India is a very important market and our solutions are ideally placed to deliver cost effective capacity for operators who are modernizing their networks to deliver 4G services.”
DragonWave Horizon Compact+ uniquely offers a combination of 2048 QAM modulation, together with the industry’s only bandwidth accelerator bulk compression capability, to deliver unsurpassed spectral efficiency. After extensive customer testing DragonWave’s Horizon Compact+ it was determined that it was an excellent fit to build a high capacity backbone to support a leading 4G network.
DragonWave® is a leading provider of high-capacity packet microwave solutions that drive next-generation IP networks. DragonWave’s carrier-grade point-to-point packet microwave systems transmit broadband voice, video and data, enabling service providers, government agencies, enterprises and other organizations to meet their increasing bandwidth requirements rapidly and affordably. The principal application of DragonWave’s portfolio is wireless network backhaul, including a range of products ideally suited to support the emergence of underlying small cell networks. Additional solutions include leased line replacement, last mile fiber extension and enterprise networks. DragonWave’s corporate headquarters is located in Ottawa, Ontario, with sales locations in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North America. For more information, visit http://www.dragonwaveinc.com.