Telecomm Mexico and SES enter capacity agreement

Friday 4 April 2014 | 21:00 CET | News
Telecomm Mexico and global satellite operator SES have signed a capacity agreement, aimed at connecting underserved rural communities with broadband. Under the agreement, Telecomm Mexico, a government-owned telecommunications organisation, is utilising five transponders of Ku-band capacity aboard SES' AMC-3 satellite to link 11,000 schools and community centres with internet access and voice services. More than 9,000 locations have already been connected, as part of the Mexico Conectado nationwide inclusion programme led by the Mexican Ministry of Communications through CSIC, which leads the

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SES
Countries: Mexico
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