Gilat Satcom unveils VSAT service for southeast Africa

Monday 12 November 2012 | 11:04 CET | News
Gilat Satcom has launched a new VSAT service to provide Southeast Africa with high-bandwidth internet connectivity. It is based on Gilat Satellite Networks' SkyEdge 2 technology and operates over the Amos 5 Ku-beam, covering from South Africa to the northern reaches of the Democratic Republic of Congo, and aims to provide high bandwidth from 512/256 kbps to 2048/512 kbps. The service is designed to provide subscribers with continuous, high-speed broadband connectivity under all weather conditions with low-cost kit. Traditionally, the firm said, the Ku band has suffered from service

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Gilat Satellite Networks
Countries: Africa
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