Tetra | Lte | 2021-10-05

Nedaa Deploys its Critical Communication Network at the Dubai 2020 Expo

Source: The Critical Communications Review | Gert Jan Wolf editor

Professional Communication Corporation - Nedaa announced it has deployed its TETRA and 4G critical communication and security networks at Expo 2020 site.

In accordance with the approved plan, Nedaa has activated all internal and external stations and towers, ensuring secure communications for all participating parties and emergency response teams, and contributing to the operational success over the duration of the event.

Nedaa secures communications and data transfer over its two networks for all mobile and smart devices, and for command centers used by different entities, including security authorities such as Dubai Police, Civil Defense, Dubai Ambulance, in addition to private security firms and Expo 2020 organizing committees. Further, Nedaa will support Expo 2020 with an on-site team of employees, technical engineers, and technicians from Nedaa and its subsidiary, Esharah Etisalat Security Solutions - Expo 2020 Official Secure Systems Provider. Esharah will be responsible for providing on-site mobile and smart communication devices around the clock through its highly-trained staff. Moreover, the company will be present in the operations and control center, ensuring swift response, network control and operation, and the availability of all necessary services during the six months of the largest event ever held in the Arab World.

Expo 2020 features a number of the most advanced, comprehensive, and specialized on-site solutions for communications networks, providing users with flexible and effective communications processes through a wireless network. These advancements will allow users to leverage Nedaa 4G network, using smartphones, to quickly and safely make individual and group calls, transfer data, and conduct live and visual streaming connected to the control centers. This guarantees meeting the needs of emergency and crisis critical communications, plus managing and developing daily operation continuously, ultimately increasing operational efficiency and reducing completion time.

“Expo 2020 is a key landmark in the UAE’s leading development journey towards a future of technology, innovation, and knowledge. It is a unique international event where the latest future innovations are utilized to strengthen the information and communications technology infrastructure, reflecting the overall national advancement,” said H.E. Mansoor Bu Osaiba, CEO of Nedaa. “We are fully committed to supporting Expo management and the participating security authorities with smart communications capabilities of the highest standards, thanks to out on-site and around-the-clock networks that provide a unique digital experience,” he added.