Potential of Satellite Services

The associated reduced costs are driving opportunities in developing countries for technology sectors based on satellite communications.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Elfinancierocr.com published an interview by Mónica Cordero Sancho with the Deputy Secretary of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Houlin Zhao, who recently visited Costa Rica "to leverage the discussion in the area of radio spectrums to provide satellite services. '

Zhao’s main message is that "the low cost of satellite technology opens the door to business in underdeveloped regions like Central America in the medium term, as a complement to fiber optic and wireless networks."

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Guatemala Government Purchase 16764986:

"INDE bids satellite services and other complementary services for the generating plants of this Institute and the Empresa de Generación de Energía Eléctrica.

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"This data link is required in the following places to the central offices of the INDE for the Maintenance Management System and connectivity to the INDE network:

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Instituto Nacional de Electrificación de Guatemala is putting out to tender data communications links via satellite and fiber optics from the central offices to the interior of the country.

Guatemala Government Purchase 7139586:

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