KENYA'S INTERSAT LAUNCHES DUAL MESH NETWORKING VSAT

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Kenyan VSAT network solution provider interSat Africa has launched SkySwitch, a new generation Dual Star+ Mesh Networking VSAT system. It has installed the new system at the Inmedia teleport in the UK and it is mirrored at the Kenya Data Network headquarters in Nairobi. The system has been custom-developed for IAL by SatPath Systems in the USA.

"We are extremely pleased with our partnership with interSat Africa which started with the installation of Kenya's first private Internet Gateway in December 2004. interSat's innovative service SkySwitch is a major leap forward for connecting remote areas and KDN intends to use this service to establish mulyiple remote Gateway locations throughout East Africa to develop the use of high-speed Internet in rural areas."