SCT Mexico Bicentenario Project

Resource Type
Case Studies

Grupo Pegaso and Hughes JUPITER™ System Address Digital Divide in Rural Mexico

Internet access is a major factor in creating economic and social development in remote areas by connecting people to knowledge, capital, and markets. Yet only 2.7 of the world’s 7 billion people have access to high-performance Internet service, leaving 4.3 billion unconnected to a resource with enormous transformative power, according to a 2014 Deloitte report.