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NordNet, Eutelsat to supply free broadband to 22 schools

Saturday 15 September 2012 | 13:36 CET | News
France Telecom Orange, its satellite internet subsidiary NordNet, Eutelsat and French mayors' association AMRF have signed a national agreement for the Conect'Ecole pilot project delivering satellite internet services to rural schools to give them the same advantage as urban and suburban schools. Primary schools in the rural areas still have insufficient ADSL service to take full advantage of online teaching resources to prepare pupils for a society in which the technological environment evolves continuously. The companies will equip a pilot school in the 21 continental French regions and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat / France Telecom / Nordnet / Orange
Countries: France
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