Teleglobal and Kacific Complete Large-Scale Deployment of Mobile Backhaul Services
Press release from: Kacific Broadband Satellite
Posted: Thursday July 7th 2022
Kacific Broadband Satellites Group (Kacific) has successfully partnered with PT Indo Pratama Teleglobal (“Teleglobal”) in Indonesia to provide large-scale deployment of mobile backhaul services to major telecommunications operators.
Over the past year, the pair have connected hundreds of base sites across Indonesia, capable of 4G services, to Kacific’s high-speed Ka-band satellite.
The huge thirst for mobile backhaul services is driven by the government’s goal of connecting the 3T (front, outermost, disadvantaged) areas of Indonesia, with major telecom operators tendered by the Ministry of Communication and Technology. ‘Information (Kemenkominfo) with the Agency for Telecommunications and Information Accessibility. (BAKTI) to deploy nearly 8,000 base stations by the end of 2022.
“Telecom operators in Indonesia are stepping up efforts to expand their networks and increase their capacity to meet both government contracts and the rapidly growing data demands of Indonesians,” said Candra Bramono Indianto, director of Teleglobal. “Using Kacific’s state-of-the-art satellite technology, Teleglobal can connect base stations very quickly to provide telecom operators with large volumes of bandwidth and greater uptime or service availability at a competitive cost.”
Kacific offers Teleglobal the flexibility to move capacity into different beams and deploy capacity as needed with different networks. Speeds of up to 85 Mbps can be achieved on small VSAT Kacific terminals that integrate with the telecommunications operator’s mobile network.
“We were impressed with the team at Kacific, who performed very complex network integrations and worked with us every step of the way to ensure a smooth process,” added Mr. Candra Indianto.
The Kacific1 satellite provides extensive coverage across Indonesia, from the tip of Sumatra to West Papua. Telecommunications operators in Indonesia join the list of customers, especially in Papua New Guinea and Kiribati, which use Kacific Mobile Link Services.
“Working with Teleglobal has allowed us to leverage their expertise in Indonesia to connect even more people in rural areas through our mobile backhaul services,” said Brandon Seir, Chief Commercial Officer of Kacific.
“Teleglobal joins a growing list of Kacific’s enterprise customers using our high-speed ka-band satellite to meet the government’s demand for equal citizen access to reliable connectivity.”
Indonesia is one of the fastest growing mobile markets in the world. At the start of 2022, there were approximately 370 million cellular mobile connections in Indonesia, or 133% of the total population1. Many people use both a work mobile and a personal mobile. Therefore, the total number of connections is often greater than the total population.
The total time spent by Indonesians on retail apps has increased from 2 billion hours in 2019 to almost 5.6 billion hours in 2021, an increase of 180%. Time spent on the top 20 video streaming apps has also increased dramatically, surpassing 27 billion hours in 2021, a 93% increase since 20192.
To ensure equal access to 3T areas of Indonesiathe Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (Kominfo), through the Indonesian Information and Accessibility Agency (BAKTI), channeled funds to mobile operators to deploy base stations 4G base in rural areas.
- Data report https://datareportal.com/
insights/market-data/ indonesia-market-mobile- spotlight-2022/
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PT. Indo Pratama Teleglobal (Teleglobal) is a fast growing telecommunications company, providing end to end solutions to cellular service provider, government, enterprise and public sector. It provides a variety of services ranging from VSAT and other satellite services, Internet services, data centers, leased lines and site infrastructure solutions. With solid experience in the design, operation and marketing of telecommunications services, Teleglobal’s in-house team of experts, combined with an extensive network of global and local partners, enables the company to provide the best-in-class services to its customers and to create mutually beneficial long-term benefits. relationships. Further information is available at www.teleglobal.co.id.
Kacific Broadband Satellites Group is a next-generation broadband satellite operator providing affordable broadband access across Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Kacific uses advanced multi-beam space and ground communications technologies to provide high quality service to businesses, governments and communities.
Kacific1, its high-speed Ka-band satellite, connects underserved rural and suburban areas, driving greater internet usage, fueling economic growth and improving the delivery of essential services in the region.
Kacific has received numerous awards, including Outstanding Satellite Company (PTC Awards, 2022), Project of the Year – Satellite (Global Carrier Awards 2021), Best Digital Inclusion (Pacific ICT Awards, 2019), CEO of the Year for Wholesale & Capacity (Operator): Christian Patouraux (Telecom Review, 2021), Satellite Executive of the Year: Christian Patouraux (APSCC, 2019) and Better World Satellite Award (SSPI, 2018).
Kacific is headquartered in Singapore with its main operations in Vanuatu.
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