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Dubai, UAE, United Arab Emirates, 2006/12/06 - USRobotics has built its reputation on its excellence in product innovation, and this installation is evidence of our unique expertise in providing cutting-edge wireless solutions.
USRobotics, a Platinum Equity company, recently teamed up with InterNetwork Technology to provide six government schools in Al Ain with an advanced computer network based upon the company’s award winning networking products. The network consists of a hybrid wired and wireless solution to connect the administration and library departments of the schools. InterNetwork Technology is a leading IT solution provider and an authorized value added reseller (VAR) of USRobotics products in the UAE.
Sumit Kumar, Regional Manager, Middle East and North Africa, USRobotics, said, “This is a high profile achievement for USRobotics. We have been aggressively targeting the education sector in the UAE, which is laying strong emphasis on advanced IT networking solutions to increase efficiency and enhance the learning experience of students. This partnership with InterNetwork has created significant new opportunities for us as a leading network solution provider.”
“USRobotics has built its reputation on its excellence in product innovation, and this installation is evidence of our unique expertise in providing cutting-edge wireless solutions. We expect the demand for school management system applications and e-learning and virtual labs will increase in the coming months, and we are prepared to tap into this fast growing market with innovative, reliable, cost effective products,” Kumar added.
USRobotics’ USR5453 Professional Access Point and Ethernet switches were used in setting up the hybrid wired and wireless network to connect the administration and library departments of the schools. The Al Ain schools where the USR solutions were implemented include Ibn Khaldoon School, Mohammed Bin Khalifa School, Zat Al Slasil School, Sheikha Bait Suror School, Al Ream Kindergarten, and Al Marah Kindergarten.
Murali, Operations Manager, InterNetwork Technology, said, “We are pleased to further strengthen our association with USRobotics through this project. I would also like to acknowledge the extensive support offered to us by Computer Care, Al Ain and ALMAS, Abu Dhabi in implementing this project. Both resellers played a vital role in the development of the solution. USRobotics’ superior range of networking solutions and InterNetwork’s unique expertise in providing such advanced solutions has created a winning combination, as evidenced by our portfolio of successful projects.”
USR products such as wired and wireless LAN switches, broadband routers and USR wireless solutions are commonly employed in academic institutions, and play an important role in setting up wireless test labs and Internet access solutions for schools and universities, particularly in the libraries and science labs.