You may also want to have a look at the VSAT map produced by Acacia in
collaboration with CATIA and the Global VSAT Forum. You can find it at
http://web.idrc.ca/en/ev-51227-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html. The maps are
downloadable as pdfs.
On Sun, 2004-06-20 at 05:34, Dr Paulos Nyirenda wrote:
> In looking at or for VSAT Internet providers in Africa, for the region around Malawi in
> particular, do you know of other providers outside the following?
> 1. IPPlanet,
> 2. NewSkies,
> 3. Verestar,
> 4. SkyVision,
> 5. Taide.
> I am looking for an objective answer to the question: Who is the best VSAT Internet
> connectivity provider FOR my region around Malawi in Africa?
> I guess it is necessary to highlight parameters for deciding what best refers to. These
> must include (a) price, (b) reliability, (c) flexibility, (d) support, (e) stability and such like
> What if equipment were not an issue?.
> Dr Paulos B Nyirenda
> Malawi SDNP Coordinator
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