(13 September 2013, Hong Kong) Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited (“Comba Telecom” or “the Group”, Hong Kong stock code: 2342), a leading global wireless solutions provider, announced its success in the bid for an enterprise-level TD-SCDMA Femto equipment open tender of China Mobile Group Zhejiang Company Limited. The bid was to provide a TD-SCDMA Femto system (one of the Small Cell systems (“Small Cell”)) solution with key products including a system gateway and multi-carrier enterprise-level products.
As of 31 August 2013, the Group has gained a satisfactory share in the Small Cell open tenders in various Chinese provinces. Currently, the Group has been involved in the successful bid of commercial tenders of Small Cell in Zhejiang Province, Guangdong Province, Jiangxi Province, Xinjiang Province, Hubei Province, Liaoning Province, as well as Beijing and Chongqing for products including system gateways, gateway management systems, AAA (Authentication, Authorization, Accounting) systems, enterprise-level Femtocells and home-level Femtocells. The Group is also conducting system trials in more than 10 provinces and municipalities including Anhui Province, Hebei Province, Henan Province, Shaanxi Province, Sichuan Province and Shanghai, etc. Furthermore, the Group continues to accelerate the inspection procedures for Small Cell and part of the revenue was recognized in 2013. As the leading domestic supplier of Small Cell providing a full series of end-to-end integrated system solutions, the Group is also one of the few equipment suppliers which provides products of all-standard for GSM, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, TDD-LTE, FDD-LTE and WLAN (WiFi). Along with further maturity of the domestic Small Cell industry chain, the Group will be dedicated to serving domestic mobile operators and providing superior products and solutions for wireless network deployment.
Mr. Deng Shi Qun, General Manager of Wireless Access Business Unit of Comba Telecom, said, “We are pleased to successfully bid for this tender as further recognition of our innovative technologies and products. While continuously expanding the commercialization of Small Cell, the Group will strive to enhance current economies of scale by speeding up the progress of nationwide promotion and trial runs of Small Cell business.”