Gilat’s meoEdge Terminal Gets O3b Certification
Antel implementing VSAT network in Uruguay
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT) has announced that Terabit Wave Co. Ltd., located in Myanmar (formerly Burma), has ordered the company’s SATCOM-On-The-Move (SOTM) terminals, including tactical SATCOM units, vehicle-mounted satellite antennas and related equipment, all for a Myanmar governmental agency.
There’s an untapped market niche that mobile operators have not been paying enough attention to: the millions of currently unserved, potential rural customers worldwide, who clamor for cellular voice and data broadband connectivity in areas with no communication infrastructure availability.
[Via Satellite 10-14-13] Gilat Satellite Networks (Gilat) continues to make strong progress in Latin America after another key contract win last week. It received a letter of award for equipment and services from Entel S.A., the largest telecom operator and satellite network operator in Bolivia. The deal is potentially worth around $12 million to Gilat. Latin America is a definite hotspot for Gilat. In 2012, approximately 33 percent of its revenues came from Latin America.