Paratus Telecom acquires SA's Maxwell Technology

Friday 28 October 2016 | 12:20 CET | News
Namibia's Paratus Telecom has entered the South African market through the acquisition of local player Maxwell Technology, a provider of connectivity solutions. Paratus showcased at the MyBroadband Conference in Midrand its range of products, the Namibia Economist reports. Paratus has 3,000 active satellite terminals across Africa and is the second-largest operator of iDirect Hubs providing communication services to Africa. It operates hubs in the UK, South Africa, Angola and Namibia. Maxwell provides started out providing satellite-based connectivity for mining and engineering clients in

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Categories: Internet
Companies: iDirect
Countries: South Africa
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