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Company Overview of Hughes Network Systems, LLC

Company Overview

Hughes Network Systems, LLC provides broadband satellite network services and systems to the consumer and enterprise markets in North America and internationally. The company delivers services using small aperture terminal satellite, digital subscriber line, and wireless transport platforms. It provides broadband connectivity services for applications, including high-speed Internet access, IP VPN, multicast file delivery and streaming, point-of-sale credit transactions, enterprise back-office communications, and satellite backup; managed network services, such as network design program management, installation management, network and application engineering, proactive network management, net...

11717 Exploration Lane

Germantown, MD 20876

United States

Founded in 2004

1,897 Employees

Phone:

301-428-5500

Fax:

301-428-1868

Key Executives for Hughes Network Systems, LLC

Chairman of the Board of Managers
Age: 68
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 54
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 75
Executive Vice President of International Division
Age: 67
Executive Vice President of North American Division
Age: 60
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Hughes Network Systems, LLC Key Developments

ROILCOM Selects Hughes Network Systems, LLC's Technology for Major Satellite Network Upgrade

Hughes Network Systems, LLC announced that it has been selected to provide a major network upgrade for ROILCOM LLC. ROILCOM LLC has agreed to purchase a Hughes HX Gateway and 240 VSATs (very small aperture terminals) to modernize its system and extend its networking capabilities. This technology upgrade builds on ROILCOM's relationship with Hughes which began in 2007, and brings to ROILCOM an array of advanced features, including mesh services operating over single satellite hops between remote sites.

Hughes Network Systems Announces Revamped SME Business Internet Plans

Hughes Network Systems has begun offering broadband plans targeted to Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). The new Business Internet (BI) Select and Access plans feature download speeds ranging from 5 Mbps to 15 Mbps. Hughes' plans all offer its Express Repair Premium and ZoneAlarm services free for six months, with other maintenance options and equipment available for purchase. The new plans offer a substantial increase in data allowance to support the growing communications needs of businesses, and realign the usage times to focus on daytime hours when most business takes place.

Hughes Network Systems, LLC Receives Inmarsat Type Approval for its 9211-HDR Portable BGAN Terminal

Hughes Network Systems, LLC announced that Hughes' latest generation portable BGAN terminal, the Hughes 9211-HDR, has received Inmarsat type approval. The 9211-HDR terminal provides a range of asymmetric high data streaming rates, with an average speed of 650 kbps and speeds as high as 800 kbps over Inmarsat's BGAN HDR service. The Hughes 9211-HDR builds on the success of the popular Hughes 9201, which has a significant global installed base of customers. Designed to provide high performance mobile satellite connectivity even in the most demanding environments, the Hughes 9211-HDR is the world's smallest and lightest Inmarsat BGAN HDR-capable terminal. Budget friendly and feature rich, the Hughes 9211-HDR is ideal for media broadcast organizations, government agencies, global relief work organizations (NGOs), mobile healthcare, first responders, and public safety, where quality of service and performance is paramount. The Hughes 9211-HDR includes features such as built-in RJ11, multi-user Wi-Fi access, and advanced automatic context activation. Its sleek one-piece design delivers ease of portability and rapid field setup. An active external antenna port enables future optional connectivity of remote semi-fixed and mobile tracking antennas.

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