ITG Chooses Alvarion® as the Main Provider of Broadband Data Connectivity in Namibia, Angola and Zambia

  ITG Chooses Alvarion® as the Main Provider of Broadband Data Connectivity in
  Namibia, Angola and Zambia

  Alvarion’s solution will deliver reliable, high speed data to business and
               corporate customers in all three capital cities

                Deployment valued at approximately $2 million

AfricaCom 2012

Business Wire

CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- November 14, 2012

Alvarion^® Ltd.  (NASDAQ: ALVR), a global provider of optimized wireless
broadband solutions addressing the connectivity, coverage and capacity
challenges of public and private networks, announced today that Internet
Technologies Group (ITG) of Africa has chosen Alvarion to provide the wireless
broadband connectivity for three of its subsidiary groups; ITA (Internet
Technologies Angola), ITN (Internet Technologies Namibia), ITZ (Internet
Technologies Zambia). The three projects combined are valued at approximately
$2 million.

With a significant presence throughout Africa, delivering a variety of
products and services across 14 African countries, ITG’s mission is to provide
state-of-the-art solutions to their business and corporate customers whose
demand for data connectivity has increased rapidly. Alvarion helped ITG tailor
a wireless broadband solution to match the needs of its local customers in
Angola, Namibia and Zambia.

“Working with Alvarion on these three projects, we see their strength and
professionalism coming from many years of field experience in Africa,” said
Barney Harmse, CEO of the ITG Group. “Within a short time frame, we were able
to install a complete network covering the entire capital of Namibia and we
are looking forward to the Angola and Zambia projects that will be sure to
follow with the same attention to service and high commitment level.”

ITA, Internet Technologies Angola, is migrating the current network from FDD
to TDD technology. Alvarion’s 4Motion solution in the 3.5 GHz frequency has
been selected as the technology of choice to upgrade this network to an
802.16e network that is TD-LTE ready. This solution will be installed around
the capital city Luanda, as well as in Lobito, Benguela and Lubango, and will
provide reliable Internet connectivity to SOHO (Small Office/Home Office) and
business customers.

ITN, Internet Technologies Namibia, deployed Alvarion’s 4Motion® solution in
the 2.5GHz frequency covering the entire capital city of Windhoek, Oshakati,
and Walvis Bay, Namibia’s largest commercial port city, with high speed
Internet and data services. ITN disassembled an older version of an 802.16d
network and upgraded the entire network with updated technology, Alvarion’s
4Motion 802.16e solution.

ITZ, Internet Technologies Zambia, will deploy Alvarion’s BreezeCOMPACT
solution in the 3.5 GHz frequency. This state-of-the-art solution will deliver
data and Internet services to business and residents in the capital city
Lusaka as well as in the second and third largest cities in Zambia, Ndola and
Kitwe. With LTE Advanced ready technology, the BreezeCOMPACT will be able to
serve the growing bandwidth needs of Lusaka’s business and industry.

“As Africa’s leading provider of wireless broadband solutions, we are pleased
to be able to deliver all solutions for ITG’s three major projects across
Africa,” stated Hezi Lapid, President and CEO of Alvarion. “Alvarion’s
multi-technology portfolio will provide each city with the appropriate
technological elements to fit the growth and profitability requirements of its
business and people.”

Alvarion is participating in Africa’s largest telecommunications show,
AfricaCom, Cape Town, South Africa, November 13-15, booth D10a. To schedule a
personal meeting please contact

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About ITG

ITG is a leading telecommunications operator in Southern Africa. ITG also
subscribes to various undersea cables that connect to Points of Presence in
the UK, France and Portugal. In SADC their focus for backhaul is on fiber and
VSAT. Furthermore, ITG delivers a comprehensive range of products and services
into 14 African countries. ITG employs almost 170 highly skilled staff in

About Alvarion®

Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ:ALVR) provides optimized wireless broadband solutions
addressing the connectivity, coverage and capacity challenges of telecom
operators, smart cities, security, and enterprise customers. Our innovative
solutions are based on multiple technologies across licensed and unlicensed
spectrums. (

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Alvarion’s management and are subject to various factors and uncertainties
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cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the
forward-looking statements: our failure to fully implement our 2012 turnaround
plan, our inability to reallocate our resources and rationalize our business
in a more efficient manner, potential impact on our business of the current
global macro-economic uncertainties, the inability of our customers to obtain
credit to purchase our products as a result of global credit market
conditions, the failure to fund projects under the U.S. broadband stimulus
program, continued delays in 4G license allocation in certain countries; the
failure of the products for the 4G market to develop as anticipated; our
inability to capture market share in the expected growth of the 4G market as
anticipated, due to, among other things, competitive reasons or failure to
execute in our sales, marketing or manufacturing objectives; the failure of
our strategic initiatives to enable us to more effectively capitalize on
market opportunities as anticipated; delays in the receipt of orders from
customers and in the delivery by us of such orders; our failure to fully and
effectively integrate the business and technology of Wavion Inc., acquired by
us in November 2011, into our products and realize the expected synergies from
the acquisition; the failure of the markets for our (including Wavion's)
products to grow as anticipated; our inability to further identify, develop
and achieve success for new products, services and technologies; increased
competition and its effect on pricing, spending, third-party relationships and
revenues; our inability to establish and maintain relationships with commerce,
advertising, marketing, and technology providers; our inability to comply with
covenants included in our financing agreements; our inability to raise
sufficient funds to continue our operations, either through equity issuances
or asset sales; and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s
annual reports on Form 20-F as well as in other filings with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission.

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