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Gilat Satellites for 5G network

Gilat signs service contracts of $16 mn for transport-networks in Peru

Gilat Satellite Networks announced that it signed agreements of over $16 million for operating the regional transport-networks to support broadband services in Peru. Gilat will...
Eutelsat stake in OneWeb

Eutelsat increases stake in OneWeb to 22.9% for $165 mn

Eutelsat Communications has increased its stake in OneWeb to 22.9 percent from 17.6 percent for a consideration of $165 million. Eutelsat has exercised a call...
Eutelsat business

Eutelsat rejects €12 per share bid from Patrick Drahi

Paris-based satellite operator Eutelsat has rejected an unsolicited takeover offer from French telecoms billionaire Patrick Drahi, Financial Times reported. “Eutelsat Communications confirms that it has...
OneWeb Internet powered by satellite

OneWeb launches satellites in global internet service push

British-based firm OneWeb has launched 34 satellites into orbit from a cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, expanding its in-orbit constellation to 322 satellites. The satellites lifted off...
OneWeb Internet powered by satellite

OneWeb and Hughes sign distribution agreement

Hughes Network Systems and OneWeb, the low Earth orbit satellite communications company, have signed a distribution agreement in the U.S. focused on enterprise services. In...
Eutelsat satellites for maritime coverage

DIS urges open interoperability standard for SATCOM industry

The Digital Interface Standards Working Group (DIS) has invited the satellite communications (SATCOM) community to collaborate on the development of an open interoperability standard...
Eutelsat HQ

Lintasarta selects Eutelsat for connectivity services in Indonesia

Eutelsat Communications and Lintasarta, a service provider, have signed a contract for capacity on EUTELSAT 172B to support connectivity services in Indonesia. Lintasarta will be...
Video technology for smartphone users

7 benefits of Cloud Computing in the telecom industry

In the past decade or so, cloud computing has gained immense popularity and it has made its impact on almost every sector, whether it...
OneWeb satellite

OneWeb gets $300 mn funding from Hanwha Systems of South Korea

Hanwha, the South Korean Fortune 500, announced a $300 million equity investment in OneWeb, a satellite communications company backed by Bharti group. OneWeb in a...
Cuba Internet plans

Starlink beats HughesNet and Viasat in satellite internet speed

Ookla’s Speedtest Intelligence report has compared the internet speed offered by satellite providers such as HughesNet, Starlink and Viasat during Q2 2021. U.S. Starlink was the...
AT&T mmWave 5G+ network

AT&T DirecTV to become a standalone video business

AT&T’s satellite television provider, DirecTV, will become a standalone video business as part of a deal between the wireless service provider and buyout firm...
EUTELSAT QUANTUM software-defined satellite

Software-defined satellite Eutelsat Quantum launched

Eutelsat announced the launch of Eutelsat Quantum satellite into Geostationary Transfer Orbit by Arianespace using an Ariane 5 rocket. Eutelsat Quantum satellite lifted off from...
Inmarsat CEO Rajeev Suri

Inmarsat plans $100 mn investment for ORCHESTRA solution

Inmarsat unveiled plans for ORCHESTRA, an integrated solution bringing together geosynchronous (GEO) satellites with low earth orbit satellites (LEO) and terrestrial 5G. Inmarsat said the...
SES Networks connectivity

SES wins satellite deal from NewSpace India

SES announced its multi-transponder agreement with NewSpace India (NSIL), a Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSE) under Department of Space (DoS) based in Bengaluru, India. The...
Eutelsat business

Eutelsat wins contract from Telespazio for rural backhauling

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Eutelsat Communications announced its contract with Telespazio for providing satellite capacity for rural backhauling for Peru’s telecommunications programme, Pronatel. Telespazio, a joint venture between Leonardo...
Hughes broadband satellite

Hughes wins satellite network deal from Bank of India

Hughes Communications India has won a deal from Bank of India (BoI) to provide satellite network connectivity to 1,800 bank branches. The project brings satellite...

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