SkyVision’s debut showcase of comprehensive solutions for the Mining Industry at the Mining INDABA Exposition

SkyVision ( is a global communications service provider, offering comprehensive, integrated solutions to meet all corporate, government and telco market requirements. With an emphasis on its customers’ local or regional requirements, SkyVision offers superior network connectivity solutions. Known for its innovative approach, the company offers an extensive suite of both customized solutions and industry-standard services for end-to-end IP connectivity, managed from its international gateways and selected local hubs. SkyVision’s global-reaching network connects its customers to the Internet backbone with more than ten satellite platforms and a network of high-capacity fiber optic cables, via its gateways in Africa, Europe, North America and the Middle East as well as multiple points of presence (POPs) in Africa. SkyVision currently commands a satellite and fiber network IP connectivity spanning 100 countries. The company’s C-Band and Ku-Band VSAT network solutions draw on SkyVision’s extensive space segment inventory from leading satellite providers and its capacity is carefully tailored to customers’ individual needs for optimal cost-effectiveness.


Mining INDABA Conference & Exposition takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, Feb. 3-6, 2014

HERTFORDSHIRE, UK, February 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ SkyVision Global Networks Ltd. (, a leading global communications solutions provider, today announced the launch of its end to end solutions specifically suited for the mining industry. The solutions will be showcased at the Mining INDABA Conference & Exposition – Booth# 4504, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, Feb. 3-6, 2014. These solutions are offered over a wide range of connectivity platforms including: satellite/hybrid networks, portable satellite phones and data terminals, WiFi distribution and wireless connectivity solutions.

Today, as more and more mining industry leaders around the globe realize that reliable connectivity is critical to their business, there is an immediate need to provide efficient and reliable communications for on the field operations, and between remote branch offices. With safety as the industry’s #1 priority, SkyVision realizes that consistent, real-time information flow in routine or emergency situations is the key to ensuring smooth, seamless operations. SkyVision also provides a wide range of solutions for the miner’s welfare, meeting customer and safety requirements.

Mining INDABA is the ideal platform for SkyVision to network and present its solutions into the fast-growing mining industry, particularly in Africa, where the company has a broad customer base and strong local presence. This is the result of a comprehensive network of local partners and representatives, and SkyVision offices in Nigeria, Cameroon, South Africa, Senegal, Guinea, Morocco, Uganda and Burkina Faso, coupled with the company’s hubs and PoPs situated across Africa, providing seamless VSAT and fiber connectivity to customers requiring communications to Africa and within Africa.

“SkyVision has been serving the mining industry in Africa for many years now, and offers solutions that meet the entire life cycle of the mining site.” Comments Ofer Farkash, SkyVision Product Manager. “Our portfolio includes solutions which range from telecommunication solutions suited specifically for small exploration expeditions up to the entire communication requirements of mining sites hosting thousands of miners and contractors involved in diverse operations.” Continued Mr. Farkash

SkyVision recently received Frost & Sullivan’s Market Leadership Award – ICT in Oil and Gas.


SkyVision Global Networks Ltd.

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