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Eloy Mendez – Regional Sales Director, Hughes

Eloy Mendez – Regional Sales Director, Hughes

SP: Please provide an overview of the role that Hughes plays in Latin America and Mexico, in particular. How many Hughes VSATs and hubs have so far been shipped to Mexico and Latin America? Mendez: Hughes has been a leading provider of VSAT systems in Mexico and Latin America for over 40 years. To the entire region […]

March 5, 2015 | By More
Dave Rehbehn, Senior Director at Hughes Systems

Dave Rehbehn, Senior Director at Hughes Systems

SP: Please provide an overview of the Hughes high throughput satellite (HTS) network in North America: Technology, number of Ka-band HTS sites deployed, gateways, coverage and satellite system capacity (Gbps). Rehbehn: There are currently two Hughes-designed HTS satellites, both are Ka-band and operated by EchoStar: SPACEWAY® 3 and EchoStar XVII, with JUPITER™ high-throughput technology. Launched […]

July 31, 2014 | By More
What to Look for at Satellite 2014: The Debate about HTS Business Models

What to Look for at Satellite 2014: The Debate about HTS Business Models

High Throughput Satellites (HTS) is undoubtedly one of the industry’s hottest topics, no longer confined to a few geographies. As HTS “globalizes,” new questions arise such as how platforms will tend to evolve worldwide; what challenges and opportunities are expected from the emergence of empowering service architectures; and the business models and technologies behind them. With […]

February 24, 2014 | By More
Dish Network´s Bid for Sprint – Connecting the Dots

Dish Network´s Bid for Sprint – Connecting the Dots

Dish Network chairman Charlie Ergen wants to merge Dish’s satellite TV with Sprint´s wireless network to offer “anytime-anywhere” services and allow subscribers seamless access to media content both inside and outside their homes. This merger target follows a number of (smaller) acquisitions made by Dish and Echostar over the past several years that -at times- may […]

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Grinding Out Broadband Access Subscribers

Grinding Out Broadband Access Subscribers

The end of year 2012 results are in, and it turns out that despite some excessive industry expectations at times, the satellite broadband access market is beginning to see the payoff of moving to the next generation of very high capacity HTS. As of the end of last year, all three of the best known […]

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