It uses a mix of four terrestrial links across the Middle East, connectivity to 14+ submarine cables and five separate landing stations in Oman to ensure that its services are diverse, reliable and trustworthy. Its goal is to support a healthy global wholesale market with solutions that accelerate connectivity and the success of its partners.
It is taking advantage of Oman's unique geographic location and its position as one of the most connected places on earth to give partners simple, trusted and high-performance connectivity. Omantel International has combined Oman 's history of stability, neutrality and openness with ultra low-latency networking to ensure its partners' applications and services are supported with the best possible network infrastructure.
"Oman is an important gateway to the Middle East. Partnering with Oman's leading wholesale telecommunications provider was a natural choice in the expansion of our network, allowing us to meet growing customer demands for high performance connectivity."
"The partnership with Omantel, a natural gateway to the Middle East, will enhance TI Sparkle's Tier 1 IP Transit service Seabone leading positioning in the region, especially in the Gulf market, as we are able to better address the high growth demand for sophisticated IP services expressed by local players, with a top quality and highly secure service proposition."
"When the AAE-1 cable system goes live, European operators will have a neutral facility to interconnect and take advantage of new capacity connecting Asia, Africa and Europe. Omantel has the foresight and undersea cable expertise to make a real positive contribution to the wholesale market."
"Omantel operates an important telecom hub in the Middle East. We believe that Omantel has and is playing an effective role in maintaining and expanding the undersea cable market, which helps connect the Middle East with the rest of the world. Omantel's customer service and their sales organisation enables Omantel to connect new customers via competitive solutions."
"Omantel was able to provide us ample capacity to cater to our demanding SLA requirements of large customers in Pakistan when multiple cable faults reduced the capacity coming into Pakistan to 40%. Without Omantel's EPEG cable, the Internet experience for millions of Pakistanis could have been degraded for a much longer period of time."
"Omantel has positioned itself as one of the best connected telecoms hubs in the Middle East region, and is at the Crossroads between the Gulf and the Sub-continent. They have developed a business that leverages Oman as well as providing the services of a passionate and committed team. In our dealings with Omantel we have been impressed by their commitment to customer service, that has been reflected in their openness and transparency."