Home >> News: March 8th, 2018 >> Story
Satnews Daily
March 8th, 2018

Altice Portugal Selects Gilat's SkyEdge II-c with Low Jitter and Latency for Critical Communications  

Altice Portugal needed help with backhaul over satellite for critical communications, and to achieve this result they have enlisted ...

SKYEDGE II SYSTEM Broadband Satellite Communications Supporting Data, VoIP and Video Applications

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: GILT),  provider of satellite networking technology, solutions and services, announced that Altice Portugal selected Gilat’s multi-application SkyEdge II-c platform to provide satellite backhauling for critical communications.

Gilat’s VSATs will be deployed to back up Altice Portugal critical communications infrastructure covering most of the country.

Frederico Vaz, Technology Director at Altice Portugal said that they are pleased with the selection of Gilat’s technology that was chosen after conclusion Gilat’s technology demonstrated high quality and redundancy as well as low jitter and latency.

Yair Maor, General Manager Europe at Gilat said they are proud to provide the satellite backhaul to meet Altice Portugal needs. The deployment at Altice Portugal will demonstrate yet again that Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c is a truly multi-application high performance and cost effective platform, which has been deployed worldwide for a variety of demanding communication needs that are all served from a single platform.