Digicel, Caribsat provide rural coverage in French Guiana 

Friday 6 November 2015 | 15:18 CET | News
Digicel, Caribsat and ip.access announced the successful completion of the Canope project to provide mobile phone coverage to 15 isolated rural villages in French Guiana. Following the award of a public tender to Digicel and Caribsat in August by the regional government of French Guiana, the partners deployed 2G and 3G small cell equipment provided by ip.access to 15 newly created radio sites. A dedicated mast was installed on each site by Eiffage, supporting mobile network and VSAT antennas. Ip.access small cells in each village relay signals from Digicel subscribers' mobile phones to an

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Digicel / Eutelsat / IP.access
Countries: French Guiana
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