MUSCAT: Omantel – the largest telecom operator in the sultanate – recently announced the launch of international Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) for corporate customers.

The newly introduced solution enables multi-national companies operating in the sultanate to have a dedicated, secured, and reliable connectivity with their headquarters and branches overseas, thanks to Omantel’s diverse and international connectivity.

The international MPLS is a very advanced solution, which is used at a large scale to link enterprises and companies with their branches all over the world through fibre optic cables. The solution from Omantel offers direct connectivity with most major cities and countries around the world.

Commenting on the launch of this unique solution, Ahmed al Ojaily, manager connectivity solutions at Omantel’s Corporate Business Unit, said, “We are delighted to offer international MPLS which will enable our corporate customers to link their local offices with their branches in most major cities and countries. This will help organisations exchange information in a very secure and safe manner, at different speeds and at affordable prices.”

Ojaily added that this solution constitutes a qualitative leap towards globalising the MPLS solution, especially after Omantel has gained the ISO 27001 for its MPLS solution. This achievement shows Omantel’s commitment to implementing the best global standards and practices in order to guarantee the security of data transfer through international MPLS solution.

Omantel Business Unit provides advanced communication solutions that meet the needs of the different public and private customers. These services enable customers to remain connected with their customers as well as local and foreign partners.

These solutions focus on the best communication services. The MPLS by Omantel is the first service that has got the ISO certification. Omantel provides its services to governmental organisations as well as business community through experienced account managers. Omantel has been voted by Brand Finance as the most valuable brand in the sultanate for the fifth year.