Satellite Communication For Banking System

Satellite communication for Banking system

One of the key factors in the infrastructure setup for a bank, anywhere in the world, is connectivity. This entails a dedicated internet-type connection that allows the banks and their various branches to feed information off a single server and provide unified information access to their customers from where ever they may be. In a developed country, this is easily achieved.
In Egypt, however, connectivity through Mobile Telephony or Broadband in the rural parts of is limited, with some locations showing no forms of connectivity at all. Banks however have explored Satellite Communications in the form of Very Small Aperture Terminals for their connectivity and this is proving to be a boon in more ways than one. We delve deeper into the business of VSAT and analyses how feasible this technology is.