Gilat Satellite wins deal from Globe Telecom to enable WiFi

Gilat Satellite Networks announced its deal with Globe Telecom to enable WiFi service over satellite to schools and hospitals, in addition to cellular backhaul in the Philippines.
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Two years back, Globe Telecom inked in a five-year managed service with Gilat to deliver cellular backhaul over satellite project for 2G / 3G /4G connectivity and for emergency response.

“Globe chose Gilat’s multi-service platform and managed service for expanding its offering into additional critical segments such as schools and hospitals via the GoWIFI service,” said Alberto de Larrazabal, chief revenue officer at Globe Telecom.