Based out of Viasat's College Station, Texas office, Engineering product manager Kristi Kuykendall is passionate about bringing Wi-Fi to the millions around the globe without internet access.
Distance learning enables students in many rural areas to pursue their education, but a good internet connection is essential.
Airline passenger with a good online connection, with few other distractions for hours at a time, could be a huge benefit for online retailers.
Viasat VP of information technology led the effort to open an Austin office. Now he aims to recruit Viasat engineers from his alma mater, UT Austin.
With Nordic countries enjoying some of the best internet service in the world, Scandinavian Airlines wanted to go with Viasat's 'best Wi-Fi' in the sky.
While many people in urban areas enjoy today's fastest internet service, those in rural areas and other places outside cities have had limited options.
As part of its improved passenger experience, SAS is outfitting its aircraft with Viasat service better suited to streaming video.
In Brazil, Viasat is working with Telebras to bring high-speed internet to the entire country — including areas outside the reach of traditional providers — to help bridge the digital divide.