City of Puno selects Hytera to deploy an Emergency Response TETRA Network

Hytera Mobilfunk in cooperation with its distributor Nexus Technology and Tactical IT have been awarded to deploy a state-of-art TETRA network for the city guards of the Provincial Municipality of Puno in Peru.

The city of Puno is the capital of the province and department of Puno, and 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. This and its proximity to the Bolivian border means that it is 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, was recently awarded to deliver a turn-key video surveillance and mission critical radio communication system based on TETRA technology. Frank Pauer, Deputy CSO at Hytera Mobilfunk: “We are very pleased to have won this project for Puno with our partners Nexus Technology and Technical IT in Peru. It shows the significance of Hytera’s TETRA expertise in mission-critical communication in South America and even worldwide.”

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.

“Our Hytera family 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 Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH

Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH is part of Hytera Communications Co. Ltd and is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality TETRA, DMR, LTE and analog radio systems and terminals. Hytera Communications Co. Ltd. has a worldwide network of 60 subsidiaries and branch offices on all continents and employs over 7000 staff. Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH in Germany has been shaping the future of professional mobile radio and implementing customized solutions for over 35 years.

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.

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