Thursday, 02 December 2021

BT backs OneWeb for rural broadband

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Monday 28 June 21

The partnership will see satellite broadband used to connect some of the hardest-to-reach locations in the UK, going beyond the limitations of terrestrial connectivity

This weekend, BT has announced a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK satellite communications firm OneWeb, pledging to use satellite communication to reach some of the most rural parts of the country.   The partnership will see the pair explore various ways in which satellite technology can support improved capacity mobile resilience, backhaul, and coverage in areas of difficult geography, where deploying traditional mobile or fibre infrastructure would be difficult…

This weekend, BT has announced a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK satellite communications firm OneWeb, pledging to use satellite communication to reach some of the most rural parts of the country.   The partnership will see the pair explore various ways in which satellite technology can support improved capacity mobile resilience, backhaul, and coverage in areas of difficult geography, where deploying traditional mobile or fibre infrastructure would be difficult…

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