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Indonesia on the verge of a connectivity revolution

Forty-two years after Indonesia launched Palapa A1 to become the world’s first developing country to use satellite communications, it is now on the verge of completing the Palapa Ring, a 67,887-kilometer broadband fiber optic cable network stretching the length and breadth of the sprawling archipelago. It has been a long time coming, starting as the […]