Switchcom Distribution Announces Partnership with Mesh++ in Southern Africa!
- 12 Sep, 2023
Bringing On-Demand Solar and Battery-Powered WiFi to the Unconnected Regions
Johannesburg 12 September 2023 – Switchcom Distribution, a leading technology distributor in Southern Africa, is thrilled to announce its partnership with Mesh++, a revolutionary tech company that specialises in on-demand solar and battery-powered WiFi solutions. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in bridging the digital divide and providing broadband access to remote and unconnected areas in Southern Africa.
Founded in 2017 as a University research project, Mesh++ has grown into a global leader in wireless networking solutions. With two foundational patents and four pending patents, the company has attracted engineers from major networking companies such as Qualcomm, Apple, and Amazon. Headquartered in Chicago and Nairobi, Mesh++ offers state-of-the-art, scalable, and easy-to-install solutions, including the S618, a solar-powered 2x2 WiFi 6 Router.
The S618: A Game-Changer in Connectivity
The S618 is designed to provide reliable WiFi connection outdoors and in remote areas. Completely solar-powered, the device has a range of up to 350 metres and support for up to 500 users. it’s a versatile solution for governments (Municipal WiFi, Smart Cities, Rural Connectivity) NGOs, Educational campuses, parks, farms, and the hospitality industry. Its unique features include:
Solar-Powered & Battery Reserve: 10-day battery reserve, fully solar-powered.
Extreme Weather Resistant: Proven resilience during Hurricane Ida.
High Throughput: Up to 700 Mbps, facilitating IoT devices and large-area coverage.
Ease of Installation: Unbox, mount, and connect without any trenching or complex configuration.
A Partnership for Progress
Switchcom Distribution's partnership with Mesh++ aligns with the shared vision of both companies to make technology accessible to all. By leveraging Mesh++'s innovative solutions, Switchcom Distribution aims to empower communities, enhance communication, and foster economic growth in Southern Africa.
"We are excited to join forces with Mesh++," said Mandie van Zyl. "Their groundbreaking technology, combined with our distribution network, will enable us to bring broadband anywhere, transforming lives and connecting the unconnected."
About Switchcom Distribution
Switchcom Distribution is a renowned distributor of cutting-edge technology solutions in Southern Africa. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, Switchcom Distribution continues to lead the way in providing top-tier products and services.
For more information about this partnership and the Mesh++ products, please visit www.meshplusplus.com or contact Switchcom Distribution at 010 007 2555.
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