Bambu Wireless chooses Eutelsat to provide connectivity services across Philippines

Bambu Wireless, a Philippine Telecommunications Solutions Provider, has signed a multiyear contract with Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) (Euronext Paris: ETL) for capacity on the Eutelsat 172B satellite, the company said.

Commercialised under the brand BambuSat, the capacity will be used for broadband, maritime, and government services across the Philippines´ 6,000 inhabited islands.

Bambu Wireless will leverage Ku-band capacity on Eutelsat 172B to offer a wide range of connectivity solutions for education, healthcare, agriculture and logistics across the country´s three island groups – Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao – that stretch over 1,850 kilometres.

Bambu Wireless is a registered Internet Service Provider. Bambu Wireless offers connectivity solutions such as dedicated Internet services, bandwidth-on-demand, and other wireless applicable technologies to hotels, offices, and other high-rise commercial buildings in Metro Manila. Bambu Wireless hubs are strategically located in areas in Metro Manila. For more information, visit www.bambuwireless.com

Founded in 1977, Eutelsat Communications is one of the world´s satellite operators. With a global fleet of satellites and associated ground infrastructure, Eutelsat enables clients across Video, Data, Government, Fixed and Mobile Broadband markets to communicate effectively to their customers, irrespective of their location. Headquartered in Paris, with offices and teleports around the globe, Eutelsat assembles 1,000 men and women from 46 countries who are dedicated to delivering the highest quality of service.