Etisalat launches 170Mbps VSAT service

13 June 2017 | Jason McGee-Abe


Etisalat has announced the launch of a new class of high throughput satellite (HTS) service to provide high capacity and multi-band connectivity to address business segments in remote locations or harsh environment.

The new first of a kind service provides customers with higher speeds, improved coverage and flexibility by maximising the VSAT throughput and spectral efficiency and optimising network performance at an affordable price.

“Etisalat new HTS services will be able to reach out to a wider industry segment offering affordable satellite solutions,” said Oscar Garcia, senior vice president of Etisalat Business.

“The service seamlessly integrates with the customer’s network providing high scalability, redundancy and resiliency and meet customer’s requirement where fibre connectivity is not available.”

Etisalat currently offers diverse VSAT solutions for voice, data, internet, 4G and video connectivity anytime anywhere via satellites.