Globe is deploying school buses equipped with special antennas that will broadcast WiFi signal in selected areas of Manila.
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In Metro Manila and Rizal, Globe said it is set to build at least 319 cell sites while in North Luzon at least 100 sites are in the pipeline with Bulacan, Pampanga, and Pangasinan topping the 15 provinces with the most builds.
“Video Experience” in the Philippines has improved along with the increasing popularity of video streaming among Filipinos, according to the latest analysis by telecom analytics firms OpenSignal.
Globe said it has asked the NTC to allow only type-approved repeaters or signal boosters that are industry certified to prevent interference with network signals contributing to poor network experience.
Globe Telecom announced on Thursday, Sept. 24, its largest network upgrade to date, 10 years after it introduced data with its nationwide network transformation program.
Of the 190 permits granted, 37 were given in record time by 17 local government units.
Globe said its partnerships with Aboitiz InfraCapital (AIC), ISOC-edotco, Transcend Towers Infrastructure, CREI Philippines, and Frontier Towers & Associates (FTA) have advanced to active acquisition and build phases.
The installation of the cell site is also expected to benefit the provincial government’s distance learning program for its senior high school students.