Wateen Telecom completes Allied Bank’s WAN project

Wateen Telecom has completed Allied Bank’s branch office wide area network (WAN) connectivity and upgrade of branch network infrastructure for over 550 branches.

Mujahid Ali, ABL CIO, said, “In terms of deployment and turn-around, Wateen Telecom has proved to be a trusted partner. Wateen has provided metro fiber/WiMax connectivity to ABL in far flung areas where no other provider has reached in terms of Network Infrastructure.”


As part of the upgrade, Wateen is providing WiMax and optical fiber connectivity to ABL branches and core data centers in Lahore. The project will assist the bank to enhance the customer experience.

Naeem Zamindar, CEO at Wateen, said: “ABL has chosen us to partner with them on the provision of Networking solutions, enabling the bank to better serve its customers though a safer network environment. The deal demonstrates Wateen’s ability to provide tailor-made solutions to serve our customers’ needs.”

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