Massive Wide Area Network Covering Hundreds of Kilometers
Cape Winelands District Municipality released a tender to the Wireless Access Providers Association of South Africa and its members, to investigate, develop and formalize specifications and a Service Level Agreement for a wireless WAN solution to all the premises of the Cape Winelands District Municipality (CWDM). Snowball won this tender and successfully rolled out the network.
The backbone consists of carrier grade wireless equipment with the purpose of 100% redundancy. Equipment being used includes LigoWave Radios and Ubiquiti RocketDish Dual-polarized Antennas for long distance links, and Ubiquiti Titanium Sectors for high site distributions.