The arrangement provides for the shipment by HZQXCI of up to 300,000 units of fixed wireless telephone
sets via Huawei within 12 months of the initial order.
Fixed telecommunication services in Indonesia include fixed wire line telephone and fixed wireless telephone
In the beginning the subsidiary of the Bakrie Group operated in fixed wireless telephone
service using the brand of Ratelindo, with the technology of ETDMA (Extended Time Division Multiple Access).
Difference in the license between the operator of cellular phone and fixed wireless telephone
causes the difference in tariffs.
For that purpose Telkom will build 100,000 line units of CDMA-based fixed wireless telephone
in West Java with 60% in Bandsung and Cirebon.
However, the fact is that Telkom has built CDMA based fixed wireless telephone
with targets centered in large cities Surabaya, Batam, Jakarta, Bandung, which are already well covered by all kinds of telecommunications systems.
Through the CDMA (code division multiple access) technology of fixed wireless telephone
, the cost of building the network is only US$ 150 per line unit, down from US$ 1,000 before the crisis.