Tue. Sep 26th, 2023
Gilat Selected for Satellite Network Modernization in Ethiopia

Gilat Satellite Networks has been chosen by Ethio Telecom in Ethiopia to modernize their satellite network. Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c, along with hundreds of Capricorn and Gemini VSATs, will be employed to enhance 4G cellular backhaul capabilities and enterprise communications in remote areas of the country.

Ethio Telecom’s Chief Network Infrastructure Officer, Mr. Tesfaye Tadesse Woldesemayat, stated that Gilat’s proven track record in satellite-based cellular backhaul made them the ideal choice for reliable and efficient mobile connectivity and enterprise communications. The modernization aims to provide a brighter future for the people of Ethiopia.

Yossi Gal, Vice President of Regional Sales at Gilat, expressed pride in collaborating with Ethio Telecom, an innovative telecommunications company in Africa. Gilat values their longstanding partnership with Ethio Telecom and looks forward to using the latest satellite communications technology to ensure high connectivity throughout the nation.