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Thaicom, Intersat managed satellite services in Africa

March 1, 2017

Thaicom and Intersat, a VSAT provider of cost-effective, end-to-end satellite communications solutions – have announced the launch of its Managed Satellite Network Service for Intersat and Thaicom enterprise and government customers over the iDirect satellite hub platform. The companies recently signed a multi-year deal for capacity on the Thaicom 6/Africom 1 satellite.

Thaicom Chief Commercial Officer Patompob (Nile) Suwansiri commented: “We have been working hard to stay ahead of the curve by offering flexible, cost-effective, end-to-end satellite services to our customers in Africa. We are delighted that Intersat has made Thaicom their partner of choice in an otherwise very contested market, which reaffirms our reputation as an experienced and trusted partner for the delivery of cost-effective IP-based satellite services to enterprises and governments in Africa.”

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