Enforta Continuing to Expand Russian National Wireless Broadband Network
Amsterdam and Moscow, March 12, 2007
Enforta announced that it will extend its wireless broadband network to an additional six cities during the second quarter of 2007. The additional six cities will include: Voronezh, Ulianovsk, Penza, Samara, Tula, and Yaroslavl.
The company also plans entry into eight cities during the second half of 2007 and cover 32 cities of Russia. Enforta currently operates WiMAX and pre-WiMAX networks in 18 cities giving the company the largest high-speed wireless broadband footprint in Russia.
To finance the expansion, Enforta concluded an additional round of investment with its current shareholder group plus the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (see http://www.ebrd.com/projects/psd/psd2006/35892.htm).
Enforta’s network is constructed using modern broadband wireless equipment manufactured by Alvarion and Infinet Wireless.