Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2 August 2010: Alpha Data, the UAE’s largest multi-disciplined systems integrator, has been selected by Al Yah Satellite Communications Company PrJsc (YAHSAT) to install the latest in structured cabling systems, audio video and security solutions at its Abu Dhabi Head Quarters and satellite control station. The new infrastructure will provide YAHSAT with reliable standards-based connectivity solutions to ensure consistent performance for its computing applications.
Fadi Ramadan, Division Manager- ELV systems Multimedia and Security at Alpha Data said, “Alpha Data’s main goal was providing YAHSAT with reliable standards-based connectivity solutions to ensure consistent performance for their computing applications. As a leading system integrator, we worked with YAHSAT to ensure that all eventualities were taken care of including a full redundancy unit to cover any potential network down-time.”
YAHSAT will offer customized satellite solutions for the government as well as the commercial sector in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and South West Asia. Its first satellite, Y1A, is currently being built and expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2011, followed by the launch of Y1B satellite in the second half of 2011.