Hytera to Deploy TETRA Network for City of Puno in Peru

Hytera Mobilfunk in cooperation with itsdistributor Nexus Technology and Tactical IT have been awarded to deploy astate-of-art TETRA network for the city guards of the Provincial Municipalityof Puno in Peru.

The city of Puno, the capital of province and department of Puno, is located in the southeastern Peru on the shore of Lake Titicaca, at an altitude of over 3,800 meters above the sea level. One of its largest attractions is the Uros Floating Islands. The proximity to the Bolivian border makes it a regular stop on the South American tourist trail. For that reason the security of its citizens and tourists must be ensured.

To modernize and enhance public safety and emergency services across the city, Tactical IT, working with Nexus Technology and Hytera Mobilfunk to deliver a turn-key video surveillance and mission critical radio communication system based on TETRA technology. Frank Pauer, Deputy CSO at Hytera Mobilfunk, “The winning of the Puno project shows the significance of Hytera’s TETRA expertise in the field of mission-critical communication.”

The scope of supply for the TETRA network comprises the cutting-edge DIB-R5 outdoor TETRA base station launched at Critical Communications World earlier this year. The new base station from Hytera is highly suitable to confront the harshest environments conditions of Puno and distinguishes oneself by low power consumption and highest output transmission power in the market. In addition, the complex solution includes a distributed network administration center, a command and control center equipped with AVL/APL and dispatcher consoles together with Hytera PT580H Plus portable and MT680 Plus mobile radios. 

“Hytera in Peru is continuously growing with highly and experienced qualified partners. This new success demonstrates again that TETRA is the cutting-edge and highly valuable radio communication technology for mission-critical services in Latin America,” said Luis Perez, Head of Hytera Perú.

About Nexus technology

Nexus is a Peruvian company with more than 21 years in the market, specialist in the wholesale distribution of communications, security and data center solutions, leading the design and implementation of highly reliable and successful integrated projects. 

It is recognized before its strategic partners to overcome the objectives set, the efficiency in the business management and the search for continuous improvement with principles based on the application of good business practices.

About Tactical IT

TACTICAL IT is a Peruvian company led by a group of professionals, dedicated to the services of integration and construction of technology platforms in Information Technology and Communications to integrate communities, especially in remote and low-income areas, to contribute to the development of Peru.