Philadelphia, PA-headquartered refiner Sunoco has signed a five-year contract with Spacenet for the provision of satellite networking and managed services connecting around 900 Sunoco retail outlets across the US. Sunoco locations will be upgraded to the Gilat SkyEdge VSAT platform, enabling faster speeds, stronger security and significantly improved bandwidth efficiency. In addition, Spacenet will also provide hybrid network management solutions and application services.
Spacenet president Glenn Katz said, ‘Sunoco is one of a number of Spacenet customers that are upgrading their VSAT infrastructure to our next-generation technology platform and extending their investment in our highly reliable and cost-effective satellite networks.’
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