Category: Cable

The Indigenous Conditional Access System (iCAS)’s design approved by the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) back in 2015, was rolled out in January 2016. It has been deployed in 300000 set-top boxes (STBs) by about 80 multisystem operators (MSOs) across India. The information was reported by the Standing Committee on Information & Technology […]

Mauritius Telecom, the telecommunications service provider in the East African country, Mauritius, bagged the deal for the deployment of fiber optics on Rodrigues Island, the tenth district of Mauritius. Launched in the year 2015 by the Central Procurement Board (CPB) for the submarine optical fiber on Rodrigues island, the tender offer has been won by […]

La Asociación Paraguaya de Cableoperadores del Interior presentó una demanda en contra la Comisión Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Conatel) por haber otorgado a Tigo la licencia para ofrecer televisión satelital (DTH), informó el diario local Última Hora. Según la asociación, el ente regulador paraguayo, presidido por Teresita Palacios, no realizó un análisis riguroso sobre el impacto […]

The Association of Cable Operators of the Interior has filed a lawsuit against the Paraguayan National Telecommunications Commission (Conatel) for grating Tigo the license to operate DTH services, Última Hora reported. According to the members of the cable association, the Paraguayan regulator, chaired by Teresita Palacios, did not carry out a rigorous analysis on the […]

Internet connectivity via undersea cable has been proposed to provide internet redundancy for the Horn of Africa region and is expected to cost around 10.2 billion KES (100 million USD). The distance to be covered will extend over 4700 kilometres with the Djibouti-Africa Regional Express (DARE) agreement. Partnering with the governments and numerous telecoms operators […]