From left to right: Too Tian Jen, Chief Technology Officer of U Mobile Sdn Bhd and Wong Heang Tuck, Chief Executive Officer of U Mobile Sdn Bhd
U Mobile announces an aggressive expansion strategy to strengthen its network through the roll-out of additional 2,000 3G & 4G LTE sites. It was only a couple of years ago that U Mobile announced their network expansion by partnering Maxis, riding on their Random Access Network (RAN), strengthening their 2G & 3G coverage beyond Klang Valley.
Over the years, the full-fledge telco has put continuous effort of investing in its existing network infrastructure to provide superior network coverage, high speed internet, as well as offering seamless connectivity to its consumers. The current roll-out will put continuous effort in ramping up its network points to cope with escalating demands from U Mobile’s customers. This major milestones expansion plan, targeting to complete by the end of 2015 will involve 1,000 3G and 1,000 4G LTE sites.
The RM1.5 billion upgrade will effect key cities and strategic areas within Malaysia, which include Wilayah Persekutuan, Selangor, Seremban, Port Dickson, Nilai, Ipoh, Lumut, Penang, Johor Bahru, Muar, Kluang, Segamat and Batu Pahat.