Jun 26, 2020

Intelsat and Liquid Telecom Extend Successful Partnership That Delivers Reliable Internet Services to Africa

Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, today announced an extension of its partnership with Liquid Telecom the leading pan-African telecoms group.

May 14, 2020

Satellite giant Intelsat files for bankruptcy protection

The company says it is undertaking financial restructuring to pave the way for future innovation and growth, and filing for bankruptcy protection is part of the strategy.

Feb 18, 2020

Available through select solution partners, Intelsat FlexMove offers affordable “always-on” connectivity 20x faster than current mobile satellite solutions on market

Intelsat (NYSE: I) today launched FlexMove, a new end-terminal managed service that makes it easy and affordable for people to connect to the Internet, private data networks and cloud services from virtually anywhere in the world, including while on-the-move, or on-the-pause at a temporary site.

Jan 10, 2018

New Intelsat CCO takes office

Former chief commercial officer of OneWeb Samer Halawi to focus on commercial execution and new service for customers.

Nov 10, 2017

Govt considers satellite technology for SA Connect

Deputy minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams tells ITWeb her department is looking into satellite as a possible way to bring Internet connectivity to all South Africans.

Apr 21, 2017

Liquid Telecom, Intelsat partner to boost African broadband

The companies say the deal will help deliver more bandwidth with greater efficiency, to meet the growing needs of businesses across Africa.

Feb 1, 2017

Intelsat 33e launches, extending African coverage

The company's newest satellite begins service, extending coverage to millions of additional end-users around the globe - including in Africa.

Sep 28, 2015

Sentech-Intelsat to expand African digital TV

The signal distributor and global satellite services firm sign a deal to boost digital TV and direct-to-home services in Africa.

Jun 11, 2014

MultiChoice adds satellite capacity

The pay-TV provider signs a 15-year agreement with Intelsat for?additional satellite capacity.

Jun 11, 2014

MultiChoice, Intelsat collaborate

MultiChoice will expand its direct-to-home services in sub-Saharan Africa via a new Intelsat satellite, the?Intelsat 36.

Aug 29, 2013

Intelsat, SoftBank Mobile take 3G to Kenya

The companies have completed a successful trial of a cost-effective, rural 3G mobile phone service in the African nation.

Jul 25, 2012

Intelsat to service remote sites

The satellite communications provider signs a multi-year agreement with Harris CapRock Communications to service harsh and remote environments.

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