Leveraging Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) global leadership in broadband satellite technology and services, Hughes Defense tailors innovative, multi-transport networking solutions with modular and integrated, open-architecture systems engineered for US and allied military mission requirements. Using Hughes satellites and global partner capabilities, Hughes keeps troops connected in all tactical environments.
Headquartered outside Washington, D.C., Hughes provides HughesON(TM) managed network services to enterprises and governments employing an optimized mix of satellite and terrestrial technologies. The JUPITER(TM) System is the world’s most widely deployed High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) platform, operating on more than 40 satellites, delivering broadband services for enterprise, mobility, community Wi-Fi and cellular backhaul applications. To date, Hughes has shipped over 7 million terminals to customers in over 100 countries, representing approximately 50 percent market share, and its technology is powering broadband services to aircraft around the world. Hughes is a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation.
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