Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the sub region of West Africa. Spanning a land mass of 238,535 km2, Ghana is bordered by the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east and the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in the south.
Ghana is an average natural resource enriched country possessing industrial minerals, hydrocarbons and precious metals. It is an emerging designated digital economy with mixed economy hybridization and an emerging market with 8.7% GDP growth in 2012. It has an economic plan target known as the “Ghana Vision 2020”. This plan envisions Ghana as the first African country to become a developed country between 2020 and 2029 and a newly industrialized country between 2030 and 2039.
Ghana was one of the first countries in Africa to connect to the Internet. With an average household download speed of 5.8 Mbit/s Ghana had the third fastest speed on the African continent and the 110th fastest out of 188 countries worldwide in February 2014. In 2009 the number of Internet users stood at 1.3 million, 93rd in the world. In 2012 the number of Internet users reached 4.2 million (69th in the world) or 17.1% of the population (149th in the world).
Vizocom being one of the largest ISPs in the country has a local presence and an established partner network to ensure coverage is available to our clients across all locations.
Vizocom provides the full scope of its services in Ghana:
- Internet Services including terrestrial and satellite services to include:
- Internet over Fiber
- Wireless Systems
- Voice over IP
- Wireless Systems
- Supply Chain & Mission Support Services
Vizocom’s extensive experience in providing VSAT and ICT services to the defense industry and especially governmental agencies, as well as oil and gas,mining, and construction industries has made it an unrivalled partner for their operations around the globe and especially in Ghana.
Vizocom’s highly reliable VSAT services coupled with our 24/7/365 Customer Support Center with local field support who speak the local language makes Vizocom the right choice when it comes to selecting you ICT and Communication service provider in Ghana.
Vizocom covers Africa, specifically Ghana, with several satellites and delivers a flexible range of services on Ku-Band, C-Band, and Ka-Band frequencies that meet and exceed our clients’ expectations. Vizocom’s teleports in the United States and Europe support all platforms to include but not limited to iDirect X1, X3, X5, as well as Comtech, Newtec, and Romantis.
Our satellites supporting Ghana include Telstar 11N, Africasat 1A, ABS-2, Arabsat 5C and NSS-12.