Internet – In Brief


Q-KON has recently boosted its footprint into Africa by establishing its partnership with the global Newtec Business Partner Program (bePART), and is therefore an official distributor of Newtec satcom products. Newtec is a global provider of equipment used in critical satellite-based TV distribution chains. Three years ago, Newtec launched the business partner strategy to ensure partners could access its products quickly and easily across the globe. The goal is to fulfil more business through key partnerships that will bring added value to end-users. As a Newtec certified partner, Q-KON distributes products and technologies to most of the African continent and has access to the latest developments, globally, in terms of broadband and application in broadcasting services.

Algeria Telecom has put into operation three WIMAX stations in the Wilaya of Ain Temouchent. According to the operational management of Telecommunications (DOT) of the incumbent telecommunications, these technological equipment located in the municipalities of Ain Temouchent, El Hammam Bouhadjar Amria and can provide up to 100 Mbps, with theoretical range of 25 km. These WiMAX stations will meet the needs of businesses and individuals in this part of the country, with access to wireless broadband internet.