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Sep 16, 2014, 14:32 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Exede In The Air by ViaSat Wins APEX Avion Best Achievement in Technology Award

ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) was awarded the Best Achievement in Technology Award for its Exede® In The Air in-flight connectivity service at the...

Sep 16, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

New Dual-band Ku/Ka Terminal Enables In-flight Network Switching Across Commercial Ku- and Ka-band Satellite Networks

In-flight network switching between commercial Ku- and Ka-band satellites has been successfully demonstrated by ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), using...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Awarded $54 million for MIDS JTRS Development

ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) has been awarded $54 million from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) for co-development and...

Sep 08, 2014, 00:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Reaches Settlement with Space Systems/Loral and Loral Space & Communications Inc.

 ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) has reached a comprehensive settlement of all outstanding claims related to its litigation with Space Systems/Loral...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Customers Order Over 3,000 Next-Generation ViaSat L-band Managed Service Terminals

 Customers are beginning to place advance orders for next-generation Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) terminals from ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT)...

Aug 20, 2014, 18:30 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Exede Debuts First Virtually Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in Alaska

 Beginning this week, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) will offer Exede® high-speed satellite internet plans that provide households in many...

Aug 20, 2014, 18:14 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Exede Debuts First Virtually Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in Hawaii

Beginning this week, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) will offer Exede® high-speed satellite internet plans that provide households across the...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Exede Debuts First Virtually Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in Florida

Beginning this week, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) will offer Exede® high-speed satellite internet plans that provide households across Florida...

Aug 14, 2014, 14:14 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Expansion Triggers New Campus Construction at Arizona State Research Park

Construction has begun on a 116,000 square foot campus for ViaSat Inc. at the Arizona State University Research Park in Tempe. The campus, owned by...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:30 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Exede Debuts First Virtually Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in U.S.

 Beginning Monday, August 18, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) will offer Exede® high-speed satellite internet plans that provide households in...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:05 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results

ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), an innovator in satellite and other wireless networking systems and services, announced its fiscal year 2015 first...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Court Upholds Verdict in ViaSat Breach of Contract and Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Space Systems/Loral

A federal court judge has upheld a jury's verdict that Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) breached its contract with ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) by misusing...

Aug 05, 2014, 17:34 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Earnings Conference Call August 12

 ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) will host a conference call on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the first quarter...

Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Wideband Small Tactical Terminal Certified by NSA

 The Wideband Small Tactical Terminal (STT) (KOR-24A), co-developed by ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) and Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has been...

Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Gains High-Rate Modem and Design Technologies with Acquisition of Assets of Gray Labs

 ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), an innovator in satellite and other wireless networking systems and services, has expanded its...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:39 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Exede Internet's 'Invasion Tour' Rolls into Ohio State Fair With UFO on Board

 It's not every day an alien spacecraft loaded onto an all-terrain military vehicle rolls into town, but that's just what's happening this week...

Jul 17, 2014, 13:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

Colorado Customers Applaud Englewood-based Exede Satellite Internet Service on 10th Anniversary of First Satellite Launch

A decade can reflect vast leaps in technology, and that's certainly been the case with satellite Internet – an industry with deep roots in...

Jul 01, 2014, 00:01 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat and Eutelsat Enter First-of-a-Kind Agreement to Link High-Capacity, Ka-band Satellite Networks

ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Eutelsat (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) have entered into a pioneering agreement that will enable service access and...

Jun 18, 2014, 14:08 ET
For the second consecutive year, Exede high-speed satellite Internet from ViaSat Inc. led all other Internet services in delivering advertised speeds in the FCC 2014 Measuring Broadband America report. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Exede Internet Service Tops FCC Report for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, Exede® high-speed satellite Internet from ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) led all other Internet services in...

Jun 13, 2014, 08:00 ET
ViaSat creates new ways to access advanced network applications with satellite and other wireless networking systems that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. The company provides networking products and services for enterprise and consumer IP applications; is a key supplier of network-centric military communications and encryption technologies to the U.S. government; and is the primary technology partner for gateway and customer premises equipment for consumer and mobile satellite broadband services. Other products and services include communication system design, satellite antenna systems, integrated circuits, and network acceleration. The company also owns WildBlue, the premier Ka-band satellite broadband service. (PRNewsFoto/ViaSat Inc.)

ViaSat Demonstrates In-flight Network Switching Between DoD And Commercial Satellites

 In-flight network switching between a U.S. Government Ka-band Wideband Global SATCOM satellite and a commercial Ka-band satellite has been...