Making double sure you are

always connected.

Think big.

Paratus Zambia is the leading supplier of Corporate Internet, MPLS, Cloud and Satellite Services in the region. Backed by the extensive infrastructure of the Paratus Group that spans the African continent and beyond, we are your global connectivity partner, with regional expertise. Making us uniquely positioned to ensure that your business enjoys unparalleled service, quality and reliability.
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 Connectivity

Complete range of solutions no matter what your connectivity needs.

Paratus Zambia 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 such as fiber and wireless.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

Enjoy branch-to-branch connectivity at all times. Our MPLS services are designed to deliver predictable application performance, advanced security and scalability which makes them ideal for businesses with multiple sites across the country that need fast reliable connectivity to centralised applications. 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, without sacrificing the QoS, traffic, and Management & Performance visibility you’ve grown accustomed to with MPLS. The Paratus 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.

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

Corporate Internet

Bullet-fast, dedicated direct 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 guaranteed speeds and unsurpassed uptimes with three international routes connecting you to the Internet.

Fiber

Your connection to high-speed success.

Isn’t it time your business enjoyed bullet-fast connectivity? Fiber, with high-speed access and reliable connectivity, will give your business the heavy-hitting connectivity it needs to stay ahead in a competitive world.

In order to provide you with an extra layer of resilience, we implement auto-failover from fiber to wireless in the event that your primary link goes down, making double sure that that your business can continue to operate.

Wireless

Give your business a performance advantage.We’ve invested in leading technologies in order to deliver fixed wireless solutions to give your business constant, reliable and fast Internet connectivity. Our experience and commitment to service excellence means high speed downloads and connectivity you can count on. All with 24/7 support.

 

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

Enjoy branch-to-branch connectivity at all times. Our MPLS services are designed to deliver predictable application performance, advanced security and scalability which makes them ideal for businesses with multiple sites across the country that need fast reliable connectivity to centralised applications. 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

Layer 2 Virtual Private Network (L2 VPN)

L2 VPN is a reliable, flexible, scalable and cost-effective alternative that physically connects your branches with ease, ensuring maximum uptime and availability. Our L2 VPN service ensures that your data is sent on a completely secure and dedicated point-to-point or point to multi-point connection, ensuring maximum uptime and availability. Benefits include:

  • Reduced points of failure
  • Guaranteed speeds
  • Security
  • Customer control of own routing and QoS policies

Ethernet over MPLS (EoMPLS)

This service combines the benefits of intelligent routing with the advantages of 100% committed bandwidth. Enjoy the same reliability, improved application performance and operational efficiency allowing you to quickly deliver applications and business critical data in real time. Sign up and enjoy:

  • High-performance with dedicated bandwidth and support
  • Easier management and faster deployment
  • Flexibility and scalability with your choice of bandwidth to meet application needs.

Virtual Private Lan Services (VPLS)

Paratus VPLS service combines the simplicity of the Ethernet and the flexibility of multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) to help organisations reap the benefits of wide area networking from their local area networks. All services from multiple sites appear to be on the same LAN, regardless of location which reduces network management overhead.

Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN)

Establish a secure VPN via affordable conventional broadband last-mile circuits, without sacrificing the QoS, traffic, and Management & Performance visibility you’ve grown accustomed to with MPLS. The Paratus 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.

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

Cloud Services

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

Paratus offers tailor-made Cloud Solutions to unlock the true potential of your business. Keep your business documents and communication secure and readily available with state- of-the-art Cloud Solutions. Our 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 Services

  • Hosted Firewall
  • Backup-as-a-Service
  • DRaaS (Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service)
  • Virtual Servers
  • SaaS (Storage-as-a-Service)
  • DNS Domain Hosting
  • Email Hosting
  • Web Hosting
  • Co-Location

Hosted Firewall 

Protect your business’s 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®.

Backup-as-a-Service

Have a virtual environment? Use our services 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. Our services make it easy to securely extend your backup infrastructure to our cloud with a few simple clicks.

Virtual 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 hardware and award winning software virtualisation, we are able to offer complete disaster recovery and replication services which leverage 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 Zambia TLD. It’s quick, easy, affordable.

Email Hosting

Paratus offers Office 365, IMAP/ POP services. Enjoy the many benefits of this service which include:

 

Web Hosting

Our web hosting service is built on the tried and tested cPanel & WHM platform, an immensely popular, trustworthy and reliable webhosting control panel.

cPanel & WHM 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.

Co-Location

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.

Carrier Services

Connect to Zambia and the rest of the world.

Carrier Services

Grow your footprint and deliver exceptional customer experiences when you partner with Paratus. We’ve combined the latest technologies and resources to deliver highly resilient, low latency and redundant wholesale connectivity from Zambia to the rest of the world.

International wholesale solutions

We offer wholesale IP Transit to Internet Service Providers and Licensed Network Operators at cost-effective rates. Built on redundant optical fiber rings (both owned and leased), we are able to offer flexible IP capacity either transiting through Zambia or terminating here. We have points of ingress/egress located at Lusaka, Chirundu, Livingstone, Sesheke, Katima Mulilo, Kazungula and Nakonde, connecting with carriers in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, DRC, Tanzania and South Africa.  Further, we offer international connectivity WACS, SAT3 , EASSy and Seacom connecting to the Americas, Europe and the Middle and Far East.

Metro wholesale solutions

We have built extensive metro fiber networks designed to help companies expand their network organically and deliver scalable local or regional connectivity wherever it is needed most. Using DWDM technology, we have rolled out a 100 Gig fiber ring that offers unparalleled network and service agility for our customers’ dynamic business needs including the ability to offer 10 Gig last mile connectivity.

Structured Cabling

A lasting investment that keeps your staff reliably connected.

Structured Cabling

We specialise in structured cabling using copper and optical fiber to provide you with a secure and robust network that transmits data, voice, video and so much more. All our network solutions adhere to industry best practices for structured cabling, allowing your business to maximise on its investment and enjoy a seamless Internet experience.

Satellite Services (VSAT)

World-leading connectivity – where and when you need it.

Satellite Services (VSAT)

At Paratus, our business is keeping your business connected, wherever you are. VSAT is playing a vital role in Africa’s connectivity, bridging the gaps left by traditional terrestrial and radio access networks. And Paratus is leading the way with our vast experience and commitment to quality. Get a reliable, affordable and a quality connection wherever you are, backed by a professional team with 24/7 support.

Contact Us   

Paratus Telecommunications Ltd

 

Location:

Brentwood Office Park,
Brentwood Lane
Lusaka, Zambia

Phone:

Telephone: +260 211 262 698
Standby: +260 96 555 6489

Mail:

info.zm@paratus.africa

Website:

paratus.africa/zm