ASTCA Customer Story
Location: American Samoa
Area: 200 km2
Capital: Pago Pago
GDP per Capita: $12,888.60
Internet Penetration Rate: 5.60%
Internet Users: 3,089
Mobile Subscribers: 51%
ASTCA provides local service covering the main island and the principal outer islands of American Samoa and offers world-wide long distance connection. More than 80% of the households in American Samoa subscribe to telephone service provided by ASTCA.
ASTCA’s unique and innovative implementation of its O3bTrunk blends satellite broadband with submarine fiber optic capacity. With this implementation customers will see a blended latency of less than 90msec throughout the day.
O3b Networks have been integral to ASTCA’s delivery of affordable, state-of-the-art broadband capacity to all citizens, visitors, and businesses in American Samoa. ASTCA’s efforts have doubled the broadband capacity available to territory residents, which has significantly improved network speeds, network reliability, and provided redundancy for the submarine fiber optic system.