Indonesia launches satellite-based Internet access solution for SMEs

Telekomunikasi Indonesia has launched the ‘MangoSTAR’, a satellite technology-based Internet access solution that will make it easier for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to connect to the Internet. The device has primarily been designed to help SMEs in areas where it is difficult to connect to physical networks (copper or fiber optic). With the project, Telekomunikasi Indonesia aims to help narrowing the digital divide in the country and connect three million SMEs.