CHALLENGE: Colombia’s Ministry of Education needed an affordable way to provide a world-class education to students attending schools in the remote jungles and regions of Colombia.
NEWCOM SOLUTION: NewCom’s Education Anywhere package, a turnkey solution that includes satellite-based Internet access, automated content distribution of government approved bilingual educational content, video conferencing, pre-caching of most used content, web filtering and online administration/measurement tools
SPECIFIC APPLICATIONS: Satellite-based Internet access, Cloud Services,VideoConferencing, equipment, engineering and support.
RESULT: NewCom was originally tapped to provide educational services to a handful of schools – but based on the quality and affordability of the Internet-based educational platform, NewCom’s service has been expanded to 184 schools located in the most remote regions throughout Colombia.
Service Performed/Scope of Work: Provide private satellite network for Internet access to facilitate ongoing Red Cross humanitarian mission at Guantanamo – including c