Case Study: Malta Freeport Terminals Limited

Cisco solutions help modernize shipping

European trans-shipment hub Malta Freeport Terminals turned to Cisco for a low latency wireless solution to improve productivity.



  • Needed to connect on-the-move assets for a growing container terminal
  • Needed faster data speeds
  • Required extremely low latency and zero packet loss over long distances


  • Scalable connectivity that uses existing networking equipment
  • Achieved data speeds of 50 to 60 Mbps
  • Low latency and zero packet loss over a 600- to 800-meter distance

What they’re saying

An IoT solution like Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul is what helps shipping ports like ours continue to support and grow our operational technology environment.

Jesmond Baldacchino, Head of IT, Malta Freeport Terminals

Who is Malta Freeport Terminals?

Industry: Transportation

Location: Birzebbuga, Malta

Size: 772 employees