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O3b Networks Works with Project Loon Team to Reconnect People Recovering from Floods in Peru ST. HELIER, Jersey -Thursday, May 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, today announced that it has worked with X, Alphabet’s self-described “moonshot factory,” to provide high throughput, low latency broadband internet and 4G/LTE mobile service via Project Loon in Peru. Recently, the El...

O3b Networks Delivers Fiber-like Connectivity to Africa Cup of Nations Matches in Gabon in Record Time ST. HELIER, Jersey, Channel Islands -Wednesday, March 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, today announced the company’s high performance satellite-enabled network transformed the match-day experience for tens of thousands of football fans during the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations. The O3b service was deployed...

Presta Bist Telecoms Signs Agreement to Significantly Increase Capacity with O3b ST. HELIER, Jersey -Friday, March 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, today announced that its customer, Presta Bist Telecoms, has signed an agreement to significantly increase its contracted capacity in response to rising demand for reliable, high-speed broadband in the Republic of Chad. This...

RCS Invests in O3b Networks Capacity Upgrade and Diversity Solution, Demonstrates Commitment to Superior Reliability ST. HELIER, Jersey -Tuesday, October 4th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks today announced an agreement with RCS-Communication, a leading Internet Service Provider (ISP) in South Sudan, to more than double their bandwidth capacity over the next two years and to implement the first O3bPerformance Services site Diversity...

RCS Invests in O3b Networks Capacity Upgrade and Diversity Solution, Demonstrates Commitment to Superior Reliability ST. HELIER, Jersey -Tuesday, October 4th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks today announced an agreement with RCS-Communication, a leading Internet Service Provider (ISP) in South Sudan, to more than double their bandwidth capacity over the next two years and to implement the first O3bPerformance Services site Diversity solution. RCS...

O3b, Presta Bist Demonstrate High Performance, Cost Effective 4G/LTE Solution for the Sahel ST. HELIER, Jersey, Channel Islands -Thursday, May 19th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, in partnership with Presta Bist, has proven today via live demonstration that its satellite enabled services deliver crystal clear voice, live HD video and high speed downloads. The live Demo Day event held in the Republic of Chad tested link speed, video...

O3b Networks Earns Via Satellite “Satellite Operator of the Year” Award at SATELLITE 2016 ST. HELIER, Jersey, Channel Islands -Friday, March 11th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks today announced that the company has been recognized as “Satellite Operator of the Year” in the 2015 Via Satellite Excellence Awards during SATELLITE 2016. The Via Satellite Excellence Awards recognize innovative companies, technologies, campaigns, and...