STAFF REPORT KHI: The SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG), at the CommunicAsia2013, has renewed its multi-year multi-million dollars contract with Supernet, Pakistans leading satellite network service provider.
The deal will see Supernet contract C-band capacity on the SES NSS-12 satellite at the prime orbital location of 57 degrees East. This satellite capacity, coupled with Supernets strong system integration capabilities, provides a high quality GSM backhaul services to Pakistans leading mobile operators.
The capacity is expected to further improve network coverage in Pakistan by providing voice and data signals to remote mountainous areas in the northern region and hard to reach southern regions.
“SES is a trusted partner and an industry leader. We and our customers are extremely satisfied with the performance of the NSS-12 satellite throughout our networks. We are happy to enhance our relationship with SES as we continue to provide world class cellular backhaul solutions in Pakistan and in the region,” said Hamid Nawaz, COO Supernet Limited.
Deepak Mathur, Senior VP Commercial, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at SES, said: “We have been working with Supernet since 2010 and are delighted to be able to support their growth.”