Gilat Satcom Activates New C-band Hub in Zimbabwe

TODAY Gilat Satcom has launched a Shiron hub in Zimbabwe to expand its C-band, high-speed service reach throughout the country, the company announced June 2.

The new hub was installed in partnership with Blue Sat Access, a wholly owned Zimbabwean Internet service provider. Gilat Satcom is targeting enterprise and government markets, including banks, education facilities, healthcare providers and business enterprises.

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Gilat also said that it would promote the services to independent TV channels, DTT operators, DTH operators and cellular operators.

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“The launch of this new hub in Zimbabwe enables us to provide complete communication solutions, from broadband connectivity to triple-play, in Zimbabwe and the region, mixing satellite and fiber applications seamlessly.

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Domestic and international customers will enjoy the new world-class services with our immediate, local support,” Gilat Satcom Zimbabwe Managing Director Moshe Rint said in a statement.  – Satellite Today