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Hughes Lands Subcontract for Telecom, Managed Network Services for Fed Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems will provide managed network services to federal agencies in support of Level 3 Communications‘ (NYSE: LVLT) work contracted under the General Services Administration‘s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The subcontract to Hughes covers the delivery of HughesON telecommunications products and services …

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Hughes’ Rick Lober a Panelist at UK MilSatCom Conference in November

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 25, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems executive Rick Lober will serve as a panelist at the Global MilSatCom Conference to be held in the U.K. from Nov. 7 to 9 and contribute to discussions on ground-based systems for military satellite communications, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. SMi Group said Tuesday Lober, …

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Rick Lober: Hughes to Help DoD Study Interoperability for Wideband Satcom Architecture

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems will look into the interoperability of commercial satellite transports in efforts to build a wideband communications architecture for government under a contract from the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the Wideband Communications Architecture Study aims to help DoD …

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Hughes Unveils Managed SD-WAN Service for Government Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems has added a software-defined wide-area network service to its portfolio for public sector customers in support of their efforts to ensure cloud readiness, application availability and network flexibility, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the Hughes Software Defined Wide Area Network utilizes Hughes ActiveTechnologies such as ActivePath, ActiveQoS, ActiveClassifier …

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Hughes Introduces Manpack Terminal for Portable Military, Public Safety Satcom

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems has unveiled the new HM500 ruggedized manpack terminal offering that will serve to support portable satellite communications for military and other customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the multi-band transportable terminal can be utilized in defense, public safety or disaster relief operations, …

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Hughes Satellite Internet Service Available Via GSA IT Schedule 70

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 3, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems will provide its satellite-based HughesNet Gen5 internet service to federal, local and state government agencies through the General Services Administration‘s Information Technology Schedule 70 vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the internet service, which works to deliver download speeds of 25 …

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Hughes’ Rick Lober: Backlog in Launch Schedule for Military Comms Satellites Eases

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 14, 2017 — Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of defense and intelligence systems at Hughes Network Systems, has said commercial satellite operators have expressed some concern over the schedule backlog in the launch of military communications satellites, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. National Defense Magazine reported …

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Hughes to Update General Atomics Predator B Variant’s Satcom System; Rick Lober Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 8, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems has entered into an agreement with General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business for updates to the satellite communications system of a Predator B remotely piloted aircraft variant, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Hughes said Monday it will equip the Predator B SkyGuardian with customized HM Series airborne …

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Rick Lober: Hughes Looks to Expand Mobility Offerings Through Airbus Partnership

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 17, 2017 — Rick Lober,  vice president and general manager of Hughes Network Systems‘ defense and intelligence systems division, has said the company aims to expand its mobility service offerings through its partnership with Airbus. He said in an interview with ExecutiveBiz published Jan. 10 Hughes will work …

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Hughes Launches Wide-Area Network Optimization Tool

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 28, 2016 — Hughes Network Systems has launched a new enterprise-grade wide-area network optimization tool designed to assist multi-branch organizations in providing network support across branch locations, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Dec. 15 the Hughes ActiveClassifier will work to automatically evaluate traffic flows in real time …

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