O3b has a unique satellite solution that addresses the challenges experienced by operators in the Pacific Islands today. O3b's Medium Earth Orbit (MEO), eight satellite constellation provides ISP's, Telco's, Enterprise and Government customers in the region with a low latency, high bandwidth, affordable middle mile alternative to connect to the rest of the world. This service allows businesses and consumers, particularly in the unconnected regions of the world, to enjoy the benefits of high-speed Internet connectivity. More satellites will soon be launched to meet growing market demand. One of the most attractive aspects of the O3b offering is that of ultra-low latency. O3b satellites are located in MEO which means they sit just 8,062km above the Earth. The round trip transmission delay at this elevation is less than 150msec, which is 75% less than the delay for a traditional satellites located in Geosynchronous Orbit, this has a significant impact on user experience. O3b enjoys world-class financial and operational support from SES, Google, HSBC, Liberty Global, Development Bank of South Africa, Sofina, Satya Capital, Northbridge Venture Partners and Allen & Company.
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