Satellite Internet in Israel

Situated in the Levant, on the south eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, the State of Israel borders Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Palestine and Egypt. This relatively small, yet geographically diverse country is home to almost 8.8 million people. Israel is a land of contrasting landscapes, from the Negev Desert to the fertile Jezreel Valley and high mountain ranges in Galilee. Israel’s economy is the most advanced in south west Asia and the Middle East in terms of economic and industrial development and has seen a high technology boom and rapid economic development. The country is limited in natural resources, but is self-sufficient in terms of agricultural production and its industrial and technological sectors and tourism (especially religious tourism), form the core of its economy.

Developed Economy

Israel is a leader in cutting edge technology, with the biggest names in tech such as Intel, Facebook, Cisco and HP setting up key offices. The country’s telecom infrastructure is well developed and Internet penetration stands at around 73 percent. There is also high mobile penetration and 5 mobile operators are currently active, meaning that competition is good. The big winners have been the consumers who have seen prices drop considerably, but operator’s margins have been squeezed. There is also currently a concern about Internet speed and that the companies’ cut backs on spending as a result of increased competition. A decrease in Internet speed could potentially affect local businesses that rely on the Internet. There is awareness that the government needs to invest in Internet infrastructure to remain competitive and it is exploring how it can expand its fibre network.

Satellite Internet Solutions for Israel – and the Region

BusinessCom Networks specialises in the delivery of satellite solutions that expedite high-speed Internet access across Israel and the rest of the Middle East. For businesses especially, broadband has become an absolutely essential business tool and VSAT networks provide an ideal and cost-effective solution, enabling businesses to access the Internet no matter whether they are located in the town, city or in rural, hard-to-reach areas of the country. A VSAT network is easily and quickly deployed by BusinessCom Networks after careful consideration has been given to its design by our highly experienced team. Once installed by one of our in-country technicians, BusinessCom can manage the network and provide assistance whenever it is required.

The reliance upon IP by businesses means that networks must be maintained in order to ensure that continue to deliver the benefits to corporate networks. This includes a wide range of services through voice, data and video such as video conferencing and the ability to send very large file transfers. The delivery of mission critical communications is essential in today’s business world and reliability is of paramount importance. Companies large and small have trusted BusinessCom Networks to enable them to lower their operating costs, provide efficiencies and increase productivity. BusinessCom’s VSAT solutions for enterprise can enable Israeli businesses to enjoy the benefits of high speed Internet no matter what their location is, and can bypass any issues of speed of delivery of Internet services.

Key features

Key differentiators of BusinessCom VSAT services in Israel are:

  • Broadband Internet access
  • Toll quality VoIP and Videoconferencing with CIR
  • Reliable SLA through FDMA and D-TDMA
  • Star, Mesh and hybrid Star/Mesh topology networks
  • Full support of accelerated VPN, CITRIX, ERM and other business applications
  • Highly secure operation with optional AES embedded encryption
  • Global C-Band coverage and sub-Sahara Ku-Band
  • Landing at top tier redundant IP facilities in Western Europe and United States
  • Sentinel-based QoS, bandwidth management and optimization platform
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