Aventra Group and Tambora Systems have announced a strategic partnership to offer enhanced connectivity solutions, including private and shared 5G networks for ports and terminals.
Aventra Group is a maritime IT firm in advanced analytics and data solutions, partnering with Tambora Systems, a provider of innovative cloud-native edge gateway platforms and solutions to Mobile, Fixed Wireless, and Neutral Host service providers worldwide.
This partnership will deliver significant cost reduction for the deployment and operation of 5G private networks at ports and terminals and will equip shipping companies to increase their vessel network traffic while at any port in the world through a centralised and controlled operation.
“The shipping industry is the backbone of today’s globalised economy. Improving the industry’s operational efficiency through digital transformation can positively impact the lives of people everywhere,” said Anand Uppili, co-founder and CEO of Tambora Systems.
“Our partnership with Aventra Group will enable the shipping industry to innovate over a robust foundation of affordable, flexible, and reliable connectivity solutions and services.”
Juan Jose Gil, CEO & Executive Director of Aventra Digital, said: “This partnership is an enormous step to democratise 5G for the maritime industry. We are proud to be working together with Tambora to create a unique 5G solution for the industry that will speed up terminal automation and vessel transformation.
“All this will help to accelerate the Maritime Digital Transformation which is ultimately our mission in Aventra.”
Maritime 5G solution is said to reduce the capital expenditures required for a standalone 5G solutions using an Edge-Core and leveraging existing telco infrastructure.