From ALLOYCE KIMBUNGA in Dar-es-Salaam
DAR ES SALAAM, (CAJ News) – TANZANIA is set to experience superfast satellite broadband following a partnership between Avanti Communications Group and Bentley Walker.
The firms are a leading provider of satellite data communications services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as the largest supplier and operator of VSAT Networks outside of North America respectively.
Avanti and Bentley Walker will extend their longstanding, extensive partnership to provide consumers, NGOs, Government departments and businesses of all sizes with Internet connectivity of up to 24Mbps across the country.
Anthony Walker, Chief Executive Officer at Bentley Walker, says they are excited to deepen the relationship with Avanti, and provide local partners with an opportunity to increase revenues with a very low risk.
Enrico Leonardi, Chief Sales Officer of Avanti, says demand for fast, affordable connectivity in Tanzania has been increasing as consumers, NGOs, Government departments and businesses of all sizes understand the value and have greater access to mobile devices.
“This new contract with Bentley Walker addresses demand and increase Internet penetration by providing fast, affordable connectivity across the country.”
– CAJ News