[Satellite TODAY 05-10-12] Eutelsat Communications subsidiary Skylogic has entered into a distribution agreement with RG Networks to provide access to Eutelsat’s Ka-Sat high-throughput satellite and deliver broadband to businesses and consumers across Hungary, Skylogic announced May 9.
RG Networks, a subsidiary of RG Hungary, launched services via Ka-Sat in Hungary at the beginning of May under the vanNET brand.
RG Networks COO Szabolcs Lengvarszky said his company would use the agreement to respond to the goals set by the European Union directive for Internet connectivity. “With this new agreement we now have the key to immediate access to the highest quality satellite broadband service for homes and businesses in Hungary,” Lengvarszky said in a statement. “With Ka-Sat, we are positioned to provide nationwide coverage and can accelerate the pace of broadband rollout.”