1,000 TIM Brasil cell sites now using Gilat satellite backhaul

3 Mar 2022

TIM Brasil has confirmed that more than 1,000 of its 4G cell sites now leverage Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c satellite backhaul platform. The vendor describes the collaboration as the ‘largest 4G satellite cellular backhaul network in Latin America’. Gilat’s platform has enabled the extension of TIM’s 4G cellular network and agriculture IoT connectivity, as the telco seeks to bridge the digital divide in Brazil.

Brazil, Gilat Telecom, TIM Brasil