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Gilat enters operational phase of Peru regional broadband project

Monday 29 July 2019 | 16:02 CET | News
Gilat Satellite Networks said the government of Peru has confirmed it can enter the operational phase of the three-region telecom project awarded back in 2015 for a total value of EUR 285 million. The new phase unlocks access to annual operations fees of EUR 12 million for a period of 10 years and means broadband internet services can now be delivered to over half a million people in the Apurimac, Ayacucho and Huancavelica regions. Around 1,000 towns in the three regions will be connected via the deployment of almost 5,000 km of fibre-optic cables backed by cellular backhaul to allow mobile

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Categories: General
Companies: Gilat Satellite Networks / Telefonica del Peru
Countries: Peru
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