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Redline’s RedMAX™ products chosen for first WiMAX network in northern Pakistan


MyTel to make advanced voice and broadband services accessible to millions of people and businesses

Toronto, Canada and Peshawar, Pakistan – August 10, 2006 – Redline Communications, a leading provider of standards-based broadband wireless equipment, today announced that, MyTel, the licensed WLL operator in Pakistan for the Northern Telecom Region, will deploy the first WiMAX network in Northern Pakistan using Redline’s WiMAX Forum Certified™ RedMAX products. The network will deliver advanced voice and broadband services throughout MyTel’s region, which serves millions of residents, businesses and government entities.

MyTel has began its RedMAX deployment in the city of Peshawar, and will expand its WiMAX network to an additional thirteen regions in northern Pakistan. The network will improve the delivery of voice and broadband services to its existing customers and extend its network to reach more businesses, residents and municipal organizations.

“By joining the ranks of leading telecommunications companies that are choosing Redline’s RedMAX products to roll out WiMAX services, MyTel is clearly demonstrating its commitment to meeting the communications requirements of its vast customer base,” said Dino Bakakis, Redline’s Managing Director for the Middle East. “With our RedPATH architecture roadmap, MyTel can leverage its RedMAX investment to deliver the services its customers need today and evolve to introduce new WiMAX technologies and devices over time.”

“MyTel has a vision to serve the masses with state-of-the-art, innovative and affordable integrated services. For that we choose Redline Communications as our technological partner,” said Nawab Ali, Manager, Business Development, MyTel. “Redline’s WiMAX products proved to be the most cost-effective, flexible, quick to deploy and rugged solution. We are pleased with its performance and reliability and have confidence that Redline will continue to push the limits of technology with its comprehensive and optimized approach. Redline has always been very prompt and flexible in analyzing our requirements and offering a suitable solution.”

The Redline RedMAX and award winning wireless IP transport products being deployed for the MyTel project are being provided through SARCORP, a Redline Certified Partner in Pakistan.

Redline’s RedPATH™ Architecture Roadmap
Redline’s RedPATH strategic architecture roadmap drives success for WiMAX network operators, enterprises and government organizations. With RedPATH, Redline is the first to articulate a clear strategy that enables network operators to use WiMAX to deliver the advanced high-capacity and personal broadband services their customers want today, and to evolve their networks to incorporate new WiMAX technologies and devices as they become available.

Redline’s RedMAX™ Family
Redline’s RedMAX family of WiMAX solutions is the world’s first complete system to receive the WiMAX Forum Certified™ mark for conformance to the WiMAX standards for performance and interoperability. Redline’s carrier-class RedMAX Base Station (AN-100U) supports voice, video, and prioritized data traffic, enabling long-range, high-capacity wireless broadband networks. Redline’s WiMAX products also include the RedMAX Indoor Subscriber Unit (SU-I) and Outdoor Subscriber Unit (SU-O) designed for enterprise and residential services. The RedMAX Management Suite enables operators to monitor and control the network, ensuring high service availability. Redline is maintaining its WiMAX leadership with the expansion of its RedMAX family to include products for additional frequency bands, applications and standards.

About MyTel (PVT) Ltd.
MyTel is a licensed 3.5 GHz WLL operator in Pakistan for the Northern Telecom Region covering a total of 14 geographical zones of the province. The company has strong roots in the telecommunications service delivery sector and owns and operates Payphone services in the region.

SARCORP founded by a leading Pakistani business group with the core objective of introducing and successfully deploying state of the art technology solutions in Pakistan, has evolved into Pakistan’s leading Technology Solution Provider. With international partnerships with the world’s largest IT and Telecom companies and collaborations with leading service providers and carriers in Pakistan, SARCORP has established a market leadership position as a technology provider in the IT and Telecom Sector.

About Redline Communications
Redline Communications is the leading provider of standards-based wireless broadband solutions. Redline’s WiMAX Forum Certified™ systems and award-winning proprietary products enable service providers and other network operators to cost-effectively deliver high-bandwidth services including voice, video and data communications. Redline is committed to maintaining its wireless industry leadership with the continued development of WiMAX and other advanced wireless broadband products. With more than 20,000 installations in 75 countries, and a global network of more than 80 partners, Redline has the experience and expertise to help service providers capitalize on opportunities to roll-out the services and applications that drive their business forward.

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