Experts from the global satellite services provider, Intelsat played host to diverse industry players at this year’s edition of AfricaCom in Capte Town, South Africa.
Intelsat showcases it’s rich history of making the Olympic Games in Sydney available to a record 4 billion people worldwide, as broadcasters use more than 40,000 hours of capacity provided by 10 Intelsat satellites to broadcasting world’s largest high-definition music event, a 24-hour, seven continent, 150-performer concert — to a viewing audience of more than two billion.
AfricaCom is the largest telecom gathering of Africa-focused connectivity leaders. The event brings together the brightest minds in the telecom space for a weeklong festival of knowledge-sharing and networking.
Intelsat is committed to educating the industry and developing guidelines for the use of 5G in frequencies allocated for C-band Fixed Satellite Services. This Resource Center explains the challenges and potential impact of regulatory decisions and lays out a path to protect FSS operations while also accommodating 5G operations.
Africa Tech Festival will once again host a thrilling live pitch competition where the continent’s most promising start-ups and scale-ups will battle on stage in front of hundreds of start-ups, investors and tech leaders on 16 November.
Meet Intelsat experts at AfricaCom to talk about your needs around satellite communications in diverse spheres of human endeavours. With our fleet of geosynchronous (GEO) satellites and developing solutions in MEO and LEO, Intelsat can deliver rock-solid connectivity to customers virtually anywhere in the world. Our combined fleet utilizes C-, Ku- and Ka-bands, wide beams, spot beams, and frequency reuses technology to deliver global, resilient, high-throughput connectivity.
Join Intelsat in Hall 3, Stand D40 at the largest digital infrastructure event in Africa, focused on connecting the next billion people.