Gilat to expand its Kazakhstan network

The SkyEdge Pro VSATs provide advanced enterprise data networking and telephony services and also enable mesh (VSAT-to-VSAT) and star (spoke-and-hub) topologies.

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd., based in Petah Tikva, announced on Monday that it has been selected by its long-time customer JSC Kazakhtelecom (KT), Kazakhstan's largest provider of telecommunications services, to provide several hundred additional SkyEdge VSATs for KT's existing broadband satellite network. With completion of this latest deployment, KT will operate four Gilat satellite hubs and more than 1,600 Gilat VSATs. KT has chosen Gilat's multi-service SkyEdge Pro VSATs for part of the network expansion. The SkyEdge Pro VSATs provide advanced enterprise data networking and telephony services and also enable mesh (VSAT-to-VSAT) and star (spoke-and-hub) topologies.