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Trustive welcomes WirelessG’s G-Connect customers onto its premium, international WiFi network

Posted by Trustive on July 28, 2011

Trustive, a leading worldwide mobile internet access provider and the No1 WiFi access provider in Europe, is very pleased to announce a partnership with the leading South African operator WirelessG. From this month, G-Connect customers can now roam across Trustive’s entire WiFi hotspot network, comprising 220,000 premium WiFi locations in 130+ countries.

Trustive offers travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 80+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000+ premium WiFi hotspots in 130 countries. Trustive also works with operators wanting to create or extend an existing international portfolio by providing their customers with seamless, international WiFi access to Trustive’s premium network. Access can be achieved through a range of solutions, from semi-branded to fully white label services that can be integrated into an operator’s existing billing and CRM system, depending on each operator’s individual requirements.

WirelessG is one of the leading Wi-Fi providers in South Africa and has converged various networks, operators and platforms into a single revolutionary offering, G-Connect. G-Connect is a prepaid service, providing customers with a convenient way to connect to the Internet via 3G, Wi-Fi and ADSL. The service offers users a single username & password and prepaid wallet which can be used to connect via any of the three above-mentioned mediums.

Christian VanGhelder, Trustive’s managing director, welcomes Wireless G customers onto this premium WiFi network: “With 220,000 premium WiFi hotspots, including 46,000 hotels, 41,000 bars & restaurants, 1000 airports and thousands of other key locations all spread across Asia (118,000 hotspots), South America (2500 hotspots), Europe (90,000 hotspots) and beyond, we are confident that WirelessG’s G-Connect customers will soon be enjoying quick and easy WiFi access with Trustive, whatever their destination.”

“Our partnership with Trustive is a further enhancement to our value proposition, which is to offer reliable and high speed Internet services, backed up by a comprehensive and first rate network which ensures that our customers are able to connect anywhere, at any time” says Carel van der Merwe, CEO of WirelessG.

About Trustive

Trustive gives travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 80+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000+ WiFi hotspots in 130 countries and allowing Trustive customers access to these locations through a single click (single username and password plus a range of WiFi software for both computers and smartphones that automate the log in process). For more information about Trustive’s range of mobile internet access services or to consult Trustive’s online coverage directory, please visit www.trustive.com.

If you are an operator, interested in joining or using Trustive’s world-class WiFi network, please visit: http://www.trustive.com/operators/

About WirelessG

WirelessG was founded in 2002 and has since established itself as a leader and innovator in the South African broadband market. Being the first to offer a pioneering converged account – G-Connect – which offers out clients access to the Internet via 3G, Wi-Fi and ADSL, WirelessG is fast evolving into one of South Africa’s leading telecommunications enabling enterprises. For more information visit www.gconnect.co.za

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Trustive Welcomes Eurail and InterRail Pass Holders to its Premium, European WiFi Network

Posted by Trustive on July 21, 2011

A dynamic new partnership offers Eurail and InterRail pass holders exclusive discounts on Trustive’s standard, prepaid WiFi passes.

Trustive, a leading worldwide mobile internet access provider and the No1 WiFi access provider in Europe, is very pleased to announce a partnership with the Eurail Group G.I.E, a non-profit organisation that manages the Eurail and InterRail Passes on behalf of national railway organisations from 30 different European countries.

Trustive offers travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 80+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000+ premium WiFi hotspots in 130 countries. In contrast, the Eurail Group offer travellers (more then 670,970 travellers in 2010) great value for money and provide tremendous flexibility in planning travel itineraries throughout Europe.

Under this new partnership, Eurail and InterRail pass holders can benefit from exciting and exclusive discounts on Trustive’s standard, prepaid WiFi passes. All Trustive WiFi passes are valid across Trustive’s entire WiFi hotspot network and offer customers real control over their budgets, with secure online payments & usage monitoring. In addition, Trustive offers a range of free software (for Windows, Mac, Asus Eee PC and Android) to detect and connect to Trustive hotspots as well as a free secure web browser for customer’s additional peace of mind.

Christian VanGhelder, Trustive’s managing director, welcomes Eurail and InterRail pass holders to the Trustive community: “Trustive is a perfect fit for the Eurail Group. Travellers need to stay connected and as Europe’s No1 WiFi access provider (with 90,000 hotspots in Europe alone), Trustive is perfectly positioned to facilitate this.”

“The Eurail Group is very proud to form a partnership with Trustive and we are confident that Eurail & InterRail pass holders will benefit from this special offer. Today’s traveller feels the need to stay connected whilst on the move and with Trustive’s prepaid WiFi subscription, it’s possible to search the web, skype family back home and even access email’s from your own cellular device”, says Marketing Director, Ana Dias e Seixas of the Eurail Group.

About Trustive
Trustive gives travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 70+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000+ WiFi hotspots in 130 countries and allowing Trustive customers access to these locations through a single click (single username and password plus a range of WiFi software for both computers and smartphones that automate the log in process). For more information about Trustive’s range of mobile internet access services or to consult Trustive’s online coverage directory, please visit www.trustive.com.

If you are an operator, interested in joining or using Trustive’s world-class WiFi network, please visit: http://www.trustive.com/operators/

About Eurail Group
Press Contacts: Ana Dias e Seixas & Ellie Kingswell
E-mail: pressinfo@eurail.nl, tel: + 31 (0)30 7516 500
Eurail photo library: http://eurail.informationstore.net
Eurail Group corporate website and press room: www.eurailgroup.com

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Trustive welcomes Sky Telecom Malta to its international network of premium WiFi hotspots

Posted by Trustive on July 11, 2011

Trustive, a leading worldwide mobile internet access provider and the No1 WiFi access provider in Europe, is very pleased to announce a partnership with the Sky Telecom Malta. From this month, Trustive customers can roam across Sky Telecom Malta’s entire Ozone WiFi hotspot network, which is spread across the three islands of Malta, Gozo and Comino.

Trustive offers travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 80+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000 premium WiFi hotspots in 130 countries. This premium network includes 35,000 hotels, 38,500 bars & restaurants, 750 airports and thousands of other key locations all spread across Asia (118,000 hotspots), South America (2500 hotspots), Europe (90,000 hotspots) and beyond.

Sky Telecom Malta is a telecoms network operator providing specialist Wireless Broadband and Voice services to businesses in Malta. Sky now operates Ozone, Malta’s most widely spread WiFi hotspot network.

Christian VanGhelder, Trustive’s managing director, commented that “Trustive is always looking to extend its premium international WiFi hotspot network by partnering with quality operators all across the world. We are thrilled that Trustive customers will now be able to access these new Ozone hotspots and look forward to working with the Sky Telecom Malta team over the coming years.”

Sky Telecom CEO, John Dougall commented on the new venture with Trustive. “We are very pleased to be working so closely with Trustive. We have made a substantial investment into our new Ozone WiFi network for Malta and we are confident that our relationship with Trustive will greatly extend the reach of this network. We will continue to grow our network and the relationship we have started with Trustive.”

For full details of Trustive’s WiFi hotspot coverage, please visit http://www.trustive.com/hotspots/

 
About Trustive
Trustive gives travellers comprehensive WiFi coverage by combining the hotspot locations of more than 80+ leading WiFi operators into one unified, global network of 220,000+ WiFi hotspots in 130 countries and allowing Trustive customers access to these locations through a single click (single username and password plus a range of WiFi software for both computers and smartphones that automate the log in process). For more information about Trustive’s range of mobile internet access services or to consult Trustive’s online coverage directory, please visit www.trustive.com.
If you are an operator, interested in joining or using Trustive’s world-class WiFi network, please visit: http://www.trustive.com/operators/
 
 
About Sky Telecom Malta / Ozone
Sky Telecom Ltd is a specialist Telecoms Operator in Malta. With several years of experience in IT and Telecommunications, Sky developed and now operates its own high speed Wireless Broadband infrastructure across the country. It’s most recent network roll-out ozone is a WiFi hotspot network, providing high speed mobile Internet access around Malta. Both have been a major success. For more information on Ozone in Malta, please visit www.ozonenetwork.com

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