Athens, Greece – 12 December 2022 - The Deputy Minister of Development & Investments of Greece, Mr. Nikolaos Papathanasis, visited recently the premises of Intracom Telecom in Peania Athens, Greece. The Managing Director of Intracom Telecom, Mr. Kartlos Edilashvili, welcomed the Deputy Minister along with top management executives of the company.
Mr. Papathanasis was briefed about the company's international activities, as well as the innovative solutions that are being developed in Greece. More specifically, he was informed about the Fixed Wireless Access technologies in the 5G frequency spectrum, which has recently been licensed by EETT (Hellenic Communications and Post Commission), for the deployment of very high capacity networks (VHCN) in areas, where the installation of optical fibre is unprofitable and time-consuming. The Deputy Minister also visited Intracom Telecom's Research and Development (R&D) facilities, as R&D is at the foundation of the company’s business strategy with the company investing approximately 10% of its annual turnover.
It is noted that the company currently employs 1,650 workers, of which more than 1,200 are based in Greece, while the Company's exports reach 68% of its annual turnover.
Intracom Telecom is a global telecommunication systems and solutions vendor operating for over 40 years in the market. The company has become the benchmark in fixed wireless access and it successfully innovates in the 5G/4G wireless RAN transport and small-cell SON backhaul international arena. Intracom Telecom offers a comprehensive revenue-generating software solutions portfolio and a complete range of ICT services, focusing on IoT, SDN/NFV, Big Data analytics & data-driven intelligence, and Smart City solutions. Moreover, it addresses the Energy & Utilities industry, emphasizing on smart metering and end-to-end IT solutions. Intracom Telecom is also active in the defense systems sector providing security integrated systems for critical infrastructure protection and border surveillance. The company has extensive know-how and a proven track record in the market, serving fixed and mobile telecom operators, public authorities and large public and private enterprises. Intracom Telecom maintains its own R&D and production facilities, and operates subsidiaries worldwide.