Sky and Space Global is dedicated to delivering reliable, cost-effective nanosatellite-based connectivity services that enable African communication service providers to instantly connect underserved rural and remote regions.
Connecting remote and rural Africa’s more than one billion underserved businesses and consumers has presented tough challenges for the telecom industry.
Sky and Space Global’s disruptive approach to satellite connectivity is translating the rural connectivity challenge into an opportunity by yielding access to an untapped huge subscriber base and new sources of potentially revenue.
Sky and Space Global is deploying a hyper cost-effective and reliable IP network in space, capable of reaching nearly every point on the African continent. Game-changing deployment cost and ease of rollout translate to radical reduction of Capex investment and Opex costs for service provider.
The resulting business model facilitates a solid telecom value proposition for rural subscribers and remote businesses at the right price point, ensuring service providers sustainable long-term growth.
To reliably connect businesses, machines and services, Sky and Space Global is deploying a constellation of more than 200 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) nanosatellites that will provide continuous, accurate S-band communications coverage dedicated to the Equatorial regions.
Sky and Space Global is a technological leader in the nanosatellite field, with numerous “World Firsts” that empower the highest quality of commercial communication services.
Instantly Grows Your Network
Understanding the needs of the untapped, underserved regions of Africa, Sky and Space Global has tailored its business model to enable its customers to rapidly grow their networks by attracting new remote subscribers. Tailored applications for remote subscribers drive and fuel the growth of these newly maturing businesses.
Flexible Business Model, Priced Within Reach
Addressing a growing market requires an optimized business model to attract such businesses and subscribers at scale. Sky and Space Global’s solution requires minimal initial investment in infrastructure rollout, complemented by flexible pricing and low operational costs, which make the solution perfectly suited to meet the needs of the emerging rural and remote African market.
A key benefit is the simplicity with which the solution can be deployed. No costly, cumbersome construction of infrastructure or procurement of expensive equipment is necessary. The Sky and Space Global solution only requires the use of small, light-weight, portable and low-power ground devices, simple smartphone apps and easy plug & play integration with M2M devices.
Dedicated to Connecting the African Market
Sky and Space Global enables African service providers to perfectly address a growing market by providing application-specific services and tailored pricing packages that fit the needs of millions of previously unreachable subscribers. Examples of these include messaging apps, M2M connectivity, financial transactions and asset tracking.
Telecom Rural Connectivity
Sky and Space Global enables African service providers to connect smartphone messaging app users anywhere, anytime, even when out of range of their cellular network. Employing gateways to any mobile network, cost-effective communications and small packet data transfer applications let remote businesses, field sites and commercial offices connect across Africa and worldwide.
IoT and M2M technologies are in increasing demand to monitor and manage equipment for industrial and commercial applications as well as in a variety of humanitarian projects across rural and remote Africa. The success of these projects is dependent on the availability of connectivity services. Sky and Space Global’s M2M dedicated service packages can accelerate these programs, enabling connectivity to activate myriad new life-changing IoT and M2M projects in commercial, government, medicine, agriculture, oil/gas, water, remote retail and other sectors.
A variety of remote industrial and commercial operations, ranging from mine monitoring to truck and automotive fleet management, surveillance, marine cargo tracing and wildlife management, all can benefit from Sky and Space Global’s small yet highly accurate terminals. The flexible and effective asset tracking application ensures remote connectivity virtually anywhere in Africa at a compelling price point.
Sky and Space Global is already partnering with forward-thinking, innovation-oriented African businesses and service providers committed to generating economic inclusion and growing profits by expanding connectivity and prosperity across rural Africa.