SES to launch Ka-band internet service in France in November

Thursday 6 September 2012 | 12:07 CET | News
Satellite operator SES has announced that it will introduce a Ka-band service called SES Broadband in France in November to be marketed by long-term partners NordNet, Viveole and Wibox. Pending the 21 September launch of its Astra 2F satellite, the new service will deliver up to 20 Mbps downloads and up to 2 Mbps uploads. SES signed a co-operation agreement with Gilat Satellite Technologies and Newtec to set up the hub infrastructure and to deliver end-user terminals to its customers.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Newtec / Nordnet / SES / Viveole / Wibox
Countries: Europe / France
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