In this podcast, Viasat’s Ken Peterman talks about the company’s role bringing cutting-edge technology capabilities to today’s warfighter
With the recent announcement that Viasat has officially ordered a third ViaSat-3 satellite over the Asia-Pacific region, the Company is moving quickly on a planned global internet constellation — potentially in place by the end of 2022.
Viasat and Facebook propose to accelerate the rollout of Viasat’s Community Wi-Fi, with Facebook helping to identify unconnected and poorly connected communities in Mexico that would benefit from Viasat’s service.
At a NATO disaster-preparation exercise in Serbia in October, Viasat demonstrated how its MMT nomadic terminal can establish near-instant communications when terrestrial networks are disabled or overloaded.
New handheld radio technology from Viasat enables much better communication between troops on the ground and support aircraft above. For close air support, the new technology is tough to beat, and troops are eager to use it.
With few options in his remote location, one Viasat Internet customer relies on his satellite internet connection to run his IT consulting business.
Connectivity equipment for business jets from Viasat is lighter and easier to install and upgrade than that of most competitors.
As is the case in many parts of the world, many areas in Europe not covered by traditional ISPs can be served by satellite broadband.