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Viasat, Ubix to bring satellite broadband to Mexican schools, clinics and government institutions

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | 15:41 CET | News
Viasat has again teamed up with wholesale satellite internet and telecommunications provider Ubix and the Mexican government to connect government buildings, federal clinics and schools across the country under the 'Internet para Todos' ('Internet for All') initiative. Ubix and Viasat have been working together since December 2018 to bring satellite internet to Mexican companies using the 28 GHz and 18 GHz portions of the Ka-band. The partners are now expanding the ViaSat-2 satellite-based service to schools, healthcare sites and government institutions, with the corresponding plans now

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Ubix / ViaSat
Countries: Mexico
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