Communications Network Ready for 2018 Grand Prix Event

April 2, 2018

Batelco Official Telecommunications Partner of BIC

Batelco, the official telecommunications partner of Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), and Bahrain’s leading digital solutions provider, is providing a full range of communications services for the 2018 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.

Batelco’s communication network at the BIC facilitates world-class connectivity for the teams, media houses, corporate guests and visitors to the show.

The provisioning includes dedicated high speed internet and voice connectivity which caters for the voice and data needs both locally and internationally. Batelco also provides global telecommunication solutions which may be used by the teams to transfer data back to their home-base after each day of testing or racing.

In order to ensure business continuity both on site and externally, Batelco’s network technical team will be present at the BIC throughout the event in case any support is required, whilst Batelco’s Network Operations Centre (NOC) personnel will be monitoring the networks continuously to immediately resolve any communication disruptions if found.

Batelco and the BIC have enjoyed a strong partnership over many years and understand that first-rate performance is crucial at all times with the two organisations striving continuously to promote the Kingdom of Bahrain on the international stage, through innovative technology, through reliability of services, through a competitive spirit and a passion for winning.

During the race days, Batelco is aware that the world is watching and accordingly is fully  committed to playing its part in portraying Bahrain as a world-class location capable of providing mission critical communication solutions.

The ongoing participation of Batelco demonstrates the Company’s commitment to the advancement of Bahrain’s economy by being present in vital projects that contribute significantly to the Kingdom’s prosperity and development as a leading business and tourism hub.