GO Malta provides innovative services using hybrid fixed and mobile converged solution
GO plc in Malta has launched a converged fixed and mobile solution using Tessares’s Multipath TCP technology. Available to all GO plc customers, this solution combines the operator's fixed network with its 4.5G mobile network to deliver a range of converged services.
Commenting on the launch, Joseph Attard, GO CTO, said: “Our primary focus is to utilise the leading edge capabilities of GO’s fixed and mobile networks to offer innovative services such as immediate provisioning, backup services, wireless internet and faster internet access over the converged hybrid network.”
“We are very proud to add GO to our list of commercially deployed customers. This project has been delivered quickly and smoothly, with excellent collaboration between all the teams involved.” said Denis Périquet, CEO of Tessares.
GO is Malta’s leading communications services company. As the first quad play provider in Malta they provide mobile, fixed line, internet and TV services to more than 500,000 customers. GO also provides services to the Maltese business community, including Cloud Services, roaming hub services, data networking solutions, business IP services, and managed services.
Tessares is a spin-off from the Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), Belgium where researchers have contributed to the design, implementation and standardization of a new Internet protocol: Multipath TCP (MPTCP). Tessares is headquartered in Belgium with development and sales teams in Europe, North America, Asia and Latin America. Today, almost 60% of Tessares’ staff are shareholders.