Fri. Sep 29th, 2023
Gilat Awarded Contract for Satellite Network Modernization at Ethio Telecom

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. has been awarded a contract for satellite network modernization at Ethio Telecom in Ethiopia. The contract involves the use of Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c technology, along with hundreds of Capricorn and Gemini VSATs, to enhance satellite-based 4G cellular backhaul capabilities and enterprise communications in remote regions of the country.

Mr. Tesfaye Tadesse Woldesemayat, Chief Network Infrastructure Officer at Ethio Telecom, mentioned that Gilat’s technology was the right choice for enabling reliable and efficient mobile connectivity and enterprise communications for the people of Ethiopia. Gilat has a proven track record in satellite-based cellular backhaul experience.

Yossi Gal, Vice President of Regional Sales at Gilat, expressed pride in working with Ethio Telecom, one of Africa’s most innovative telecom companies. He emphasized the value of their long partnership and their commitment to providing high-quality connectivity across the nation using the latest satellite communications technology.

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. is a leading global provider of satellite-based broadband communications. With over 35 years of experience, they offer comprehensive end-to-end solutions and services for satellite, ground, and new space connectivity. Their portfolio includes a cloud-based platform, high-performance satellite terminals, Satellite On-the-Move antennas, and power amplifiers.

Gilat’s solutions cover a wide range of applications, including broadband access, mobility, cellular backhaul, military, government, and enterprise. They are dedicated to providing communication solutions to all parts of the world and believe in the right of all people to be connected.

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