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CNT, O3b Networks reach Galapagos trunking deal

Wednesday 18 November 2015 | 10:46 CET | News
Satellite services provider O3b Networks has announced a contract to deliver trunking services to Ecuador's state-owned operator CNT. As part of the deal, the operator will use a high throughput, low latency satellite network to offer broadband internet on the Galapagos archipelago to residents and visitors alike. CNT previously offered its services to the island via a geostationary (GEO) satellite but O3b said its satellites, which are closer to the earth than traditional GEO satellites, help to reduce latency, increase internet speed and improve voice and video quality for the user. CNT

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