In 2011 Gars Telecom Group of Companies earned 848,9 M rub. (in 2010 — 653,3 M rub., hereafter VAT is excluded).
Revenue from voice services (316,4 M rub.), internet access and data transmission (305,2 M rub.) has increased by 55,9% in comparison to the same period the year before. Clients’ voice traffic has increased by 99% up to 182 M minutes. And the company’s network has transferred 3796 Tb of traffic, gaining 498% surplus.
Smart capacity services (integration projects, telecom-outsourcing, telecom-consulting, etc.) have brought 227,2 M roubles (+12% to the previous year results).
The company’s portfolio at the real estate market has grown by 17% and reached 303 objects. For the reviewed period the company has connected to its service network 766 thous. square meters, including 497 thous. sq. m. of “А” class, 235,3 thous. sq. m. of “B” class and 34 thous. sq. m. of “C” class objects. Thus the total area where service is provided has approached right up to 6,5 mln square meters.
Strategic partnership with “Exepto” company became Key event-2011under the federal presence development. The company specializes on corporate networks and last miles construction and management across Russia. Gars Telecom opportunities were supplemented with rich experience and regional resources (38 transport nodes, 150+ access points).
In 2011 Gars Telecom kept its positions in TOP-5 of the most strategic telecom-companies according to Institute of Economic Strategies (Russian Academy of Sciences), was awarded the 7th place in the rating of TOP-10 major telecommunication companies (Expert RA) and the 17th position among the largest Russian carriers that had managed to reach such revenue growth that could have compensate for the inflation and floating currency exchange rate according to “CNews Telecom: the major fast-growing telecommunication companies in Russia” rating (CNews Analytics).
Gars Telecom profile: telecommunication management, integration projects realization and telecommunication services rendering. Company is oriented to cooperate with big-sized corporate clients and telecom-carriers. Along with tradition telecom-services company renders services in telecom-consulting, outsourcing of the communication services and telecom-infrastructure, and also telecom-budget management.
Since 2003 Gars Telecom has become the only Russian Virtual Mobile Network Operator for corporate sector. Host providers are Megafon and Skylink.
Company exclusively realizes in Russia specialized telecom-solutions for commercial real estate market that fit international BLEC standard (Building Local Exchange Carrier), and develop telecom-consulting practice in Russian development market.
Total amount of the serviced area overpassed 6,5 M square meters.