Making double sure you

are always connected.

Think big.

Paratus Botswana is the leading supplier of connectivity, voice, Internet, cloud and satellite services. As a critical connection point between South Africa, Namibia and Zambia, we invest heavily in infrastructure in the region, making double sure that your business is always connected. We own and manage an extensive double routing system that delivers a quality, reliable connection to your door. What’s more, our LAN services team can provide you with state-of-the-art certified workmanship and world leading hardware to ensure your enterprise has the best foundation.
As Africa’s leading integrator of technology, enabler of enterprise, and key partner in delivering next generation converged telecommunications services, we are uniquely positioned to ensure that your business enjoys unparalleled service, quality and reliability.

National and International Connections

Complete range of solutions no matter what your connectivity needs

Paratus Botswana has built a resilient and fault-tolerant network that incorporates multiple technologies and trusted equipment vendors. We offer the complete range of connectivity solutions for your enterprise. From MPLS which offers a cost-effective, fully managed end-to-end service, to SD-WAN with its rapid deployment and choice of last-mile technologies, to fiber and Wi-Fi with single or multiple access points for all your branches.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

Establish secure, private, reliable VPN connectivity via Paratus’ global MPLS network rooted in Africa. With Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) and our 24/7 Network Operations Centre (NOC) support, we ensure the best possible WAN performance and uptime for your business.

MPLS benefits include:

  • Cost-effective
  • Fully managed end-to-end service
  • Provides Service Level Agreements (SLA’s)
  • 24/7 Network Operations Center (NOC) and in-country support

Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN)

Establish a secure VPN via affordable conventional broadband last-mile circuits, with- out sacrificing the QoS, traffic, and Management & Performance visibility you’ve grown accustomed to with MPLS. The Paratus Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) platform, hosted on our own dedicated in-country infrastructure, provides you with a versatile, no-fuss, end-to-end managed solution to get your business connected. Hybrid MPLS solutions
also available

SD-WAN offers:

  • Flexible choice of last-mile technologies (including Fiber, Fixed wireless and LTE)
  • Rapid deployment
  • Fully managed end-to-end service
  • Enhanced traffic, performance and management visibility through Management Portal

Internet

Bullet-fast, reliable Internet that

connects your enterprise to success.

When it comes to doing business, whether locally or globally, a reliable, high-speed Internet service is a non-negotiable. You have it with Paratus. Paratus offers an unparalleled Internet quality, with lower latencies and direct peering with the largest Internet providers internationally. No third parties. No single provider dependency. Which means we are able to offer unsurpassed uptimes with three international routes connecting you to the Internet.

Hosted Services

Cloud solutions that scale with your business – reducing risk and cost.

Hosted Firewall (VDOM) & Fortinet Advanced Reporting
Veeam® BaaS (Backup-as-a-Service) or
DRaaS (Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service) - (Veeam® connector)
Virtual Machines
SaaS (Storage-as-a-Service)
DNS Domain Hosting
Email Hosting
Web Hosting
Hosted Rackspace

Hosted Services

Keep your business documents and communication secure and readily available with state-of-the-art Cloud Solutions. Paratus Botswana Hosted Services provide, amongst other things, public, private and hybrid Cloud Solutions with guaranteed availability based on robust data centres and connectivity infrastructure. We remove big upfront costs and allow technology costs to scale as you grow, saving you money and eliminating financial risks.

Remove the complexity and risk of on-premise infrastructure. With flexibility, unmatched in the market, our Cloud Solutions offer an effective solution tailored to your business requirements.

Hosted Firewall (VDOM) & Fortinet® Advanced Reporting

Protect your business’ important communications with advanced firewall technology. Use our high-end, clustered FortiGate® solution for a virtual firewall with full management and expert advice or manage it on your own. Full reporting is available through FortiAnalyser®.

Veeam® BaaS (Backup-as-a-Service) or DRaaS (Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service)

Have a virtual environment? Use Veeam® to extend your backup infrastructure to the cloud. No need for local in-house cloud expertise or the capital to invest in your own redundant architecture. Veeam® Cloud Connect Backup makes it easy to securely extend your backup infrastructure to our cloud with a few simple clicks.

Virtual Machines (Virtual

Private Servers)

Host your servers in our virtual environment and get the storage, security and convenience you need. Choose from several standard virtual machine configurations and your choice of storage capacity. Built on enterprise grade Dell™ Compute and Dell™ EMC Storage with a complete disaster recovery service available, using enterprise Veeam® Software on top of the existing robust MPLS/IP Backbone. Cloud services can be tailored into a customers’ established MPLS Network or designed from the ground up with our full connectivity options.

SaaS (Storage- as-a-Service)

Need offsite storage for various reasons or as a repository? We’ll give you secure, convenient storage – no matter how much you need.

DNS Domain Hosting

Paratus can provide Domain registration and hosting under the Botswana TLD. It’s quick, easy, affordable.

Email Hosting

Use our hosted email services as your email exchange or make use of 0365, we can assist.

 

Web Hosting

The Paratus Botswana web hosting service is built on the tried and tested cPanel & WHM platform, an immensely popular, trustworthy and reliable webhosting control panel.
cPanel is user friendly, responsive and well structured, allowing you to perform basic, as well as complex tasks through the simple web GUI, e.g file management, database creation, statistics reporting and many more. It is compatible with all major web browsers and installation of additional website software, is also easy using our intuitive admin GUI.

Hosted Rackspace

Host your device with us in our Data Centre. Reduce your bandwidth requirements as well as risk with on-premise hosting that does away with the significant CAPEX required to ensure a low-risk environment. All hosted devices are connected to enterprise-class networking access switches.
We also offer Terminal access via KVM over IP so that you don’t need physical access.

Voice Solutions and PBX

Reliable communications options that combine high quality with affordability.

PBX and Call Centre
Mobile LCR (Least Cost Routing)
National and international LCR (Least Cost Routing) DID (Direct Inward Dialling)
Custom solutions

Paratus is Botswana’s leading managed voice provider with various solutions to cater for any voice requirements you may have. Whether it’s PABX, mobile LCR or custom solutions, we offer the full range of services to ensure you never miss a call. Backed by world-leading service and support, you can trust us for reliable, affordable voice solutions.

PBX and Call Centre

As an award-winning partner to some of the best known PBX brands in the business, Paratus can offer you unmatched turnkey PBX solutions from SMME to Multi-National Corporates with multiple branches. Be it physical on-site PBX or a soft PBX in a virtual environment, or a SIP trunk for your national and international voice routing, we can do it.

Mobile LCR

We have significant savings for your business with our Least Cost Routing services. Allow Paratus to route your calls as we will ensure you receive the lowest price per destination. Customers can realise savings of up to 30% of their voice call costs. More than 80% of outbound business calls are to mobile numbers. Paratus offers Botswana’s only Fiber LCR NNI which means we no longer deploy archaic sim-card MUX boxes that are prone to failure and lack scalability. Our services are built on the latest SIP technology allowing us to route mobile calls directly to the mobile service providers.

Benefits include instant scalability, proactive management, call, reporting, higher uptimes as well as inbound calling.

National and International LCR

Paratus’ national and international LCR offers you savings on most destinations. Paratus will provide a SIP trunk to your PBX. All mobile and international calls can be routed to Paratus and we will provide the Least Cost Routing (LCR). All calls to international destinations and mobile will provide you with a saving per minute.

Direct Inward Dialing

(DID)

Paratus can provide you with Direct Inward Dialling (DID) services. This allows you to have various numbers in the organisation that can be reached directly from outside, bypassing the call centre. This is particularly useful for sales agents or collections particularly when the call has been routed via the mobile networks. This functionality allows a customer to call back when missing a call.

Mobile Direct Inward Dialing (DID) numbers provided as part of the Mobile LCR service, are unique and can be advertised just like any other numbers. Customers prefer calling a mobile number due to the cost savings and has the added benefit of being a national number.

Custom

solutions

Have a unique requirement? Paratus have deployed various customised voice solutions. Paratus can host your BTC numbers removing all complexity on site.
Connect to us via IP using SIP to keep your voice channels scalable and easy to manage. Paratus will take care of all your voice routing, providing you with savings on your national and international calls. Providing superior voice quality and a reliable connection.

Satellite Services (VSAT)

World-leading connectivity – anywhere you need it.

Satellite Services (VSAT)

Wherever your business is, that’s where we are too. Paratus Botswana offers sophisticated VSAT solutions for all regions in Botswana and Sub-Saharan Africa. Whether it’s a lodge, guest farm or mine, we’ll connect you to the Internet, and the world with VSAT technology. Use this in a pay-as-you-go mode, pool bandwidth for multiple sites, or cap your consumption – we can customise it to your needs.

Once thought to become obsolete, satellite is now playing a vital role in Africa’s connectivity landscape. It offers reach, mobility, rapid deployment, reliability and scalability. It’s the high-speed, affordable, no-hassle broadband solution you need for your business.

Structured Cabling

A lasting investment that keeps your staff reliably connected.

Structured Cabling

Paratus has a fully certified team of professionals who ensure that the Paratus values of service and quality are embodied in your customised Structured Cabling solution. Be it for your office or building, our methodical approach, using high-quality equipment and cabling, ensures you have a lasting investment and that your staff are reliably connected. In fact, we are so confident in our work that we offer a 25-year warranty.

Wi-Fi & Analytics

Provide your staff or customers with class-leading Wi-Fi with Paratus Wi-Fi solutions. Whether you need a single access point or multiple access points at each of your branches nationwide or internationally, we can give you central control with excellent coverage and unrestricted throughput.

Need control? No problem, choose from a range of options to restrict users to time or consumption or both, or use various other methods. Create landing pages that can be adjusted for different scenarios and add analytics to the solution to have a complete view of your customer base or potential customer base. Analyse trends such as number of visits and where there are higher concentrations of customers. The possibilities are endless.

Contact Us   

Paratus Telecommunications

Location:

Unit B, Plot 211
Tsheko Road, Main Mall (Old CBD)
Ext 5, Botswelelo, Gaborone,
Botswana

Telephone:

+267 397 5030
Standby (after hours):
+267 74 767 980