Internet Gabon to deploy Hughes HN Broadband solution

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Hughes Network Systems has announced that internet service provider IG Telecom, headquartered in Libreville, Gabon, has chosen the Hughes HN broadband satellite solution to expand its services throughout the Central African nation and surrounding countries.

IG Telecom will employ the Hughes HN System comprising a Network Operations Center (NOC) and up to 2,000 HN9260 routers to expand high-speed satellite Internet and VoIP service to homes and small-to-medium business (SMBs) in under-served areas of Gabon and neighboring countries. In addition, Hughes customised the antenna solution to include a dual LNB, which enables IG Telecom to deliver a triple play offering including the French direct-to-home (DTH) television service Canal +.