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Jio will launch satellite internet to compete with Elon Musk’s Starlink

It appears that Reliance Jio is making yet another huge move in terms of the internet. Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio is gearing up to offer satellite-based broadband connections in the near future. Using this method, consumers will be able to acquire a robust 100Gbps speed, which will be provided by satellite, as well as an affordable broadband connection. A multi-orbit network will be utilized to connect a single user to the internet from a satellite.

Reliance SES and Jio have teamed up to deliver satellite internet service. This network will make use of satellites in geostationary and mid-Earth orbit. Industry, mobile devices, and the general people throughout India and its neighboring nations will be able to connect via this network’s multi-gigabyte link. Jio has a 49 percent ownership in the joint venture, while SES has a 49 percent stake.

Every area of the world will soon have access to affordable broadband internet

Reliance Jio will spend $100 million over the next three years on gateways and other equipment thanks to this agreement. It is also expected that SES would contribute to their most recent satellite. An official statement from the corporation stated that Covid-19 taught that internet connection is necessary for full participation in the new digital economy. It will be useful for bringing low-cost internet access to rural areas of India.

During Covid-19, there were issues with high-end brands

Students’ education was also disrupted by the lockdown, which was implemented to stop the spread of Covid-19. ‘Gati Shakti: National Master Plan for Multi-Modal Connectivity’ would be pushed forward by this joint venture, according to the business.

In addition to the 5G investment, details were provided

Director of Jio Akash Ambani has stated that the company’s fiber-based connectivity and FTTH business will continue to invest in 5G. Nonetheless, this new joint venture with SES will bolster the growth of multigigabit broadband.

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  1. Shubham Rawat Shubham Rawat February 17, 2022

    Thanks, Erin, It is great how our world is changing. Technologies like 5g, satellite internet, AI and Metaverse is going to change everything in upcoming years.

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