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Hispasat signs deal to boost Mexico's 'Red Compartida'

Thursday 4 June 2020 | 15:42 CET | News
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat has signed an agreement to provide satellite transmission services to the Altan Redes consortium tasked with deploying Mexico's 4.5G shared network (Red Compartida). Under the deal, Hispasat's Amazonas 5 satellite will provide Ka band satellite links to connect 65 new Red Compartida base stations, extending services to a further 600,000 people. The company has already optimised the throughput of the Gilat SkyEdge IIC platform to meet Altan's availability and latency requirements.

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