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Argentina cancels tender to provide Wi-Fi via Ka-band

Monday 21 November 2016 | 11:03 CET | News
Argentina's Ministry of Modernisation has cancelled a public tender to provide, install and implement Wi-Fi hotspots in 200 locations, with data transmitted via satellite using the Ka-band. The tender for the ARS 12.2 million contract was published in the country's official gazette at the beginning of the month, with bids due to be evaluated on 17 November. However, the process was cancelled after local daily Pagina 12 reported that the conditions appeared to have been drawn up to match the offer of DirecTV Argentina (AT&T), the only company authorised to provide satellite services in the

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Categories: Internet
Companies: DirecTV
Countries: Argentina
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