Main One rolls out in South West
Main One has extended its enterprise and connectivity solutions in the South West region of Nigeria.
At its Business Connectivity event in Ibadan this week, the company reiterated its commitment to rapidly enhancing broadband penetration across the country, as it showcased its tested and excellent broadband solutions to educational institutions, government agencies and commercial concerns in Oyo State and environs.
The Connectivity event was held in collaboration with Phase 3 Telecoms. Through its alliance with various telcos and national long distance operators, Main One will now be able to offer its enterprise customers in the South West region the ability to deploy, manage and automate network and compute resources in Nigeria, remotely from any location. Main One’s expansion into the region is driven by the growing demand for reliable connectivity solutions, increased need for virtual private networks between organizational branches, as well as increased security challenges faced by businesses and institutions in the South West region of the country.
Speaking at the Business Connectivity seminar, Bolanle Ogundogba, Head, Sales (Nigeria), Main One said “Most multinational and businesses enterprises are increasingly looking for growth opportunities in the South West states; Ogun, Oyo, Osun, among others. This expansion creates connectivity challenge for the average IT Head who needs to interconnect his branches, using fast and reliable access to enhance business-critical systems without the significant CAPEX budget required to build infrastructure locally. The proliferation of educational institutions and learning centers in the region also provides Main One the opportunity to meet customer demand for scalable services in Oyo State and its environs, and ensure its reliable connectivity solutions keep your organization at pace with the speed of business transformation, and also pave the way for future growth.”
For businesses seeking to increase their business in the South West, Main One’s open-access wholesale connectivity, backed by a world class IP NGN backbone network and alliance with national distance operators assures its customers of reliable and affordable connectivity, boosting their productivity and output at reduced costs.
Speaking at the event, Otuya Okecha, Head, Business Solutions and Sales, Phase 3 Telecoms, stated that the partnership with Main One would result in a more efficient distribution and extensive reach due to strength of both companies, thus improving broadband availability in Ibadan and its environs.
“With connectivity from Main One and Phase 3, MDAs, ISPs, educational institutions, corporate organizations and other businesses in Ibadan will have immediate access to high capacity broadband Internet services, delivered through a connection to a global IP backbone and integrated Fiber Network”.
In his endorsement, Chris Murtagh, Operations Manager of Smiles Communications, an ISP customer in Ibadan, noted that his company was very satisfied with the services they received from Main One, revealing their intent to increase capacity immediately to meet their teeming customers.
“Our ISP partners usually require 99.9% reliability, and Main One has been able to assist us meet this requirement with their excellent capacity, and proactive customer service team that constantly updates us about our network. “