Our first MPLS VPN customer
In this issue of our newsletter, NOOR interviews Dr. Mohammed Abdel-Monem,
PACS consultant for Alpha Scan, our first MPLS VPN customer:
Q: Why did you choose MPLS-VPN other than
legacy VPN technologies like FR?
A: It is a new technology; I like to test new technologies. It
was proposed by NOOR as the latest VPN technology, and it proves
Q: Did you need to change or upgrade any
hardware to use MPLS-VPN?
A: Nope. I did not change anything of the existing hardware to
move to MPLS.
Q: Part of your MPLS-VPN is based on dialup
(VPDN Telecommuter), why you chose this technology and how it
A: The first reason is cost saving. With MPLS telecommuter access,
we do not need to invest building a full dialup infrastructure,
meanwhile it is more reliable to use a powerful infrastructure
of a data carrier like NOOR with all the advantages including
technical support, maintenance, upgrade and configuration.
Q: What do you love most about NOOR?
A: Different things.. but in a nutshell, I will say personnel,
especially the technical support team: helpful and professional.
Q: And finally, how do you evaluate NOOR's
Engineering, NOC and Technicians departments?