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Viasat expands residential internet service in Brazil to 14 states

Tuesday 15 September 2020 | 15:41 CET | News
Viasat expanded its residential satellite internet service to 14 additional states in Brazil. In July, Viasat launched its Brazil residential service in seven states and the Federal District. With its latest expansion, Viasat now offers service to more than 93 percent of the country's population across 21 states and the Federal District. The company expects to be the only satellite ISP capable of making broadband internet available across 100 percent of the country, upon completion of the residential launch rollout.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Telebras / ViaSat
Countries: Brazil
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