New packages will offer 50% discount for educational sector and 30% for Non-Profit Organisations
PR: Etisalat today announced new broadband packages for the educational sector (public & private schools, training institutes) and non profit organisations (Government organisations and hospitals) in order to provide them with affordable access to broadband. Etisalat will be providing a range of broadband packages with speeds upto 4 Mbps with substantial discounts to make broadband universally available across these two sectors.
For the educational sector, Etisalat will be offering its BusinessOne package (Limited and Unlimited) with several value added services. Etisalat will offer free installation and a free modem. In addition the monthly rentals will be at a 50 % discount.
For the Non Profit organisations , Etisalat will offer a 30 % discount on monthly rentals for its BusinessOne broadband package with access to several value added services.
With broadband becoming a vital element for economic development, these new packages from Etisalat will allow the educational sector to enhance the teaching and learning experience for students. It will allow schools & training institutes to access a wider range of online resources and tools, and deliver programmes that are relevant and engaging for students. Non profit organisations will also be benefited due to improved productivity and access to information through high speed broadband.
According to Abdulla Hashim, Senior VP, Business Solutions, Etisalat, “Access to affordable high speed broadband is vital for countries to remain economically and socially viable. These latest offers will provide a great incentive for the educational and non profit sector to use broadband extensively and is part of Etisalat ‘s overall objective to make UAE one of the most connected countries globally.”
The BusinessOne package from Etisalat provides multiple personalized email accounts, high speed Internet access, secure connectivity and a web presence. Customers also have the added advantage of getting their own domain name with the website being hosted by Etisalat.
The ease of installation is also a key benefit enabling schools and non profit organisations to implement BusinessOne very quickly without having to depend on any external IT resource thereby reducing their operating expenditure. The packages also provide protection through antivirus and firewall security with access to the Norton Internet Security licenses.