In the mid-1980s, a group of engineers including P. Kaul, president of Hughes, created the two-way Ku-band VSAT, a breakthrough solution that held the promise of commercializing satellite enterprise networks. Comprised of an antenna (the “dish”), an outdoor unit and an indoor unit, VSATs are convenient, two-way ground stations that make it possible to transmit and receive satellite data from anywhere.
The team never imagined that their invention would ignite what is now a multi-billion-dollar..
Stories of organizations crippled by ransomware regularly dominate the IT news headlines, and accounts of six- and seven-figure ransom demands are commonplace. But do the news stories tell the full story?
To understand the reality behind the headlines, Sophos commissioned an independent survey of 5,000 IT managers across 26 countries. The findings provide brand new insight into what actually happens once ransomware hits. It reveals the percentage of attacks that successfully encrypt data; how ma
Meet us at AfricaCom to discuss all your connectivity and IT needs in Nigeria and Africa. With close to 2 decades of expertise in Nigeria and Africa, our Satellite coverage, Fibre FTTX network and our 24/7 top tier Customer Support, Coollink.ng is enabling: Entreprises and SMEs to have seamless communications, IT infrastructures to guaranty efficient work flow. Government to digitalise its operations Defence to have access to the latest technologies and uninterrupted Beyond the line...
For over 15 years, Coollink has worked to connect the people of Nigeria with the rest of the world through terrestrial (fibre and wireless) and satellite networks. Before entering the country, Nigeria was under served by ISPs for years and left in the dark while the rest of Africa and the world continued to increase broadband penetration. Nigeria is a resilient country and wants to grow significantly to compete with other nations. For the economy to grow, Nigerian entrepreneurs and business must
25 January 2017 - Independent global satellite communications provider NSSLGlobal has partnered with specialist Nigerian ISP and System Integrator Coollink (part of Steam Broadcasting and Communications, Ltd) to bring reliable L-Band coverage to remote areas of Nigeria where mobile services are non-existent or erratic. By working with, training and investing in local agents such as Coollink, NSSLGlobal is stimulating local technology development and business opportunities in sectors such as Gove
Coollink, in partnership with Facebook is launching Express Wi-Fi across different locations in Nigeria, bringing affordable, high-speed internet to your neighborhoods.
Better internet for everyone
When people are able to purchase fast, affordable and reliable internet, they’re able to explore the range of information it has to offer including news, education, health, job postings, entertainment, and communication tools like Facebook.
A partnership between YAHSAT and Coollink has announced the commercial take off of a satellite broadband service, YahClick that it said will change the way Nigerians access the internet. At a Resellers’ forum in Abuja on Wednesday, officials of both companies said the product will simplify acquisition of internet in terms of ease of access, cost of acquisition and affordable subscription fees relative to the speeds delivered. Chief Technical Officer of Coolink, Nadim Chidiac explained that