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Argentina's Velconet to use Eutelsat capacity for broadband

Thursday 9 March 2017 | 09:34 CET | News
Eutelsat Americas has announced a contract to provide broadband services across Argentina, Peru, Paraguay and Chile via the Eutelsat 115 West B satellite to Argentinian rural broadband specialist Velconet. Under the terms of the multi-year agreement Velconet will use Eutelsat 115 West B's Ku-band coverage across the Southern Cone to provide broadband connectivity in areas located beyond the reach of terrestrial networks. The service will target corporate customers mainly in the agricultural industry, one of the largest economic sectors in Argentina with over 250,000 farms, in addition to

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Eutelsat / Velconet
Countries: Argentina / Latin America
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