Bringing today’s new communication applications to people in virtually any location
Our innovative wireless and other digital communication networks serve consumers, enterprises, and governments.
A company that is always asking, “What’s next?”
Our services and systems already enable some of the fastest, most secure, and efficient communications available, but we constantly look for ways to do things better. Better for our customers and better for the world.
With the ability to push the limits of what’s possible
With our vertically integrated set of technologies, we can innovate at every possible point of the systems we create, to make big leaps in performance, speed, bandwidth economics, and security.
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Recognized for Innovation, Growth, and Stability
With these past awards, ViaSat is well known as a successful, innovative, high-growth company:
Frost & Sullivan - 2013 North American Ka-band Technology Leader
World Technology Network - 2013 Winner, Communications Technology Award for high-capacity satellite system
Arthur C. Clarke Foundation - Innovator Award, CEO Mark Dankberg
Edison Awards 2013 - Bronze award for communications innovation
Popular Science 2012 "Best of What's New" for Exede Internet and high-capacity satellite system
Satellite Research and Markets - 2012 Visionary Executive of the Year
Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) - 2012 Industry Innovator
TechAmerica - 2011 American Technology Award in the Telecommunications
Mark Dankberg American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) "2008 Aerospace International Communications Award"
Hannover Fairs ISCe2004 Satellite Industry Award for Innovation and Technology
ViaSat also holds the world record for Highest Capacity Communications Satellite.
Company Growth & Performance
Space News "Top 50 Space Companies"
DefenseNews "Top 100 Defense Contractors"
Washington Technology "Top 100"
Mark Dankberg Via Satellite “2003 Satellite Executive of the Year”
Three-time INC. 500 prior to going public in 1996
Surpassing 3,000 Employees and $1 Billion in Sales
The company employs over 3,300 professional and support personnel. The largest department is engineering, with many holding graduate degrees in electrical engineering or computer science. Annual revenues hit a record $1.35 billion during the most recently reported fiscal year (ended April 4, 2014).