SKYFIBER and Span Telecom Bring Innovative Low-Cost Optical Wireless Broadband to India’s Bandwidth-Hungry Market

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SKYFIBER ( announced a partnership with Span Telecom of India to distribute SKYFIBER’s Optical Wireless Broadband as a part of Span Telecom’s portfolio of solution offerings.

Span Telecom sees a great opportunity to use Optical Wireless Broadband for ramping up bandwidth in areas where even as data usage ramps up cost effectiveness continues to be paramount.

SKYFIBER, global leader in Optical Wireless Broadband technology, and Span Telecom of India announced a partnership that will bring SKYFIBER’s Optical Wireless Broadband into Span’s portfolio of telecommunications solutions offerings. Span Telecom is a leader in bringing new and innovative telecommunications technology solutions to India and its neighboring countries. The addition of SKYFIBER’s Optical Wireless Broadband adds a valuable tool to Span’s solutions portfolio, providing high capacity connections in spectrum-saturated areas at a price point that fits in India’s cost-sensitive market.

For over a decade, Span Telecom has been a pioneer in developing new technology solutions and promoting innovative technology initiatives for the Indian market, including scalable Network Security solutions, Lawful Monitoring solutions and Location Based Services. Lalit Chandak, President of Span Telecom said, “Span’s goal is to bring innovative, best-in-class technologies together to create optimal customer solutions. India’s wireless networks continue to expand rapidly in coverage and subscribers following the 3G and Broadband Wireless spectrum allotments. Span sees a great opportunity to use Optical Wireless Broadband for ramping up bandwidth in areas where even as data usage ramps up cost effectiveness continues to be paramount, especially when the unlicensed spectrum in the area is already extremely congested.”

SKYFIBER’s innovative Optical Wireless Broadband (OWB) technology uses infrared light to deliver over 1 Gbps of Broadband connectivity at a fraction of the cost of Microwave, Millimeter wave, or In-Ground Fiber. The technology is ideal for relieving mobility backhaul bottlenecks, connecting business/medical/educational campuses, channeling highly secure data transactions, and a host of other key applications. OWB is highly secure, compact, and easily deployable, and takes as little as a day to get a 1Gig link up and running. SKYFIBER’s CEO David Achim said, “India’s wireless telecommunications market is an exciting place to be right now, and having a partner like Span Telecom allows us to bring Optical Wireless Broadband’s unique offering to bear on this burgeoning market.”

For more information about SKYFIBER’s Optical Wireless Broadband, or Span Telecom, please visit online at and, or email and span(at)spantel(dot)in.

SKYFIBER (, an Optical Wireless Broadband company, was founded in 1996. It is a privately held corporation of 60 plus employees, headquartered in Bryan, Texas, with additional offices in Dallas, TX, Philadelphia, PA, San Jose, CA, and a partner network that spans the globe. SKYFIBER’s solutions can economically augment or replace traditional fiber optic and microwave technologies to meet customer needs for wireless backhaul, enterprise and campus area networks, last-mile extension, private data networks, emergency response networks, and a variety of revenue generating opportunities for municipalities. SKYFIBER markets their solutions in the Enterprise and Telecommunications global markets, and are expanding market penetration by developing strategic partnerships to identify referral opportunities and to provide implementation services.

About Span Telecom
Span Telecom ( has been recognized since 1999 for pioneering and promoting new technology solutions in telecommunications and Internet operations in India, and bringing best of breed telecommunications solutions to Indian telecom market. Span’s history starts with the call center movement in India, since then the company has pioneered various technology initiatives in the Indian market, including Lawful Monitoring solutions and Location Based Services. Backed by a team of qualified and experienced professionals who have worked extensively in the Indian telecom environment, Span Telecom offers Broadband/ IP based Services/ VAS to Telcos and ISPs in the SAARC region (India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan).

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