Cable, network firms partner for faster Internet service-A A +A
Friday, September 28, 2012
PARASAT Cable, a local-based digital television system provider and the only digital TV provider in Cagayan de Oro, recently partnered with Globe Business, the corporate arm of Globe Telecom, for an Internet-connectivity agreement to provide a more stable Internet connection to its clients.
The company employed the Burstable GIX solution of Globe Business to maximize its Internet connectivity by providing twice the subscribed bandwidth for traffic bursts to improve Parasat Cable’s Internet traffic handling.
Sealing the partnership are Globe Business Enterprise Segments head Grace Castillo, Parasat Cable TV president Elpidio Paras, Globe Business head Jesus Romero and Globe Business Sales head for Visayas and Mindanao Francis Mendoza.
Parasat Cable TV Inc. was established in 1991 by Elpidio M. Paras.
To date, Parasat Cable TV has coverage in the entire Cagayan de Oro City and the municipalities of Opol and Tagoloan. It has also established branches in Malaybalay and San Carlos in Bukidnon province.
Parasat also formed partnerships with other cable operators in Gingoog City and the municipalities of Balingasag in Misamis Oriental, as well as in Don Carlos and Valencia in Bukidnon. It is continuously expanding its coverage to the east and west sides of Misamis Oriental.
Published in the Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro newspaper on September 29, 2012.