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Gilat Satellite Networks to provide cellular backhaul in Mexico

Gilat’s cellular backhaul solution to connect hundreds of 4G sites in the “CFE Telecommunications and Internet for All” initiative.

Gilat Satellite Networks has been awarded millions of dollars in orders for a cellular backhaul over a satellite project led by a Mexican federal agency.

Gilat’s cellular backhaul solution is being used to connect hundreds of 4G sites within the “CFE Telecommunications and Internet for All” initiative to provide better access to information and communication technologies for all people throughout Mexico.

Within this framework, global satellite and hub operators are working with Gilat to provide the best available solution. Gilat’s technology and local presence are proving instrumental in addressing the special requirements of the CFE TEIT deployment.

Speaking about the contract, Yossi Gal, Vice President of Regional Sales at Gilat, said: “Gilat believes in the right of all people to be connected, and we see the importance of internet connectivity continuing to grow among people throughout the world. Gilat’s cellular backhaul over satellite solution provides reliable, quickly deployable reach to remote areas and leads the way with a major share of the global market. We’re proud that our valued and long-time partners continue to recognize these advantages and have chosen Gilat for this important project in Mexico.”