Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets

ViaSat’s History 30 Years of Innovation and Counting

A history of satellite technology from ViaSat and Exede 1986: A group of ambitious engineers led by Mark Dankberg, today’s chairman and CEO, found ViaSat, a new startup company, at Dankberg’s home in San Diego. ViaSat would grow to become a leading technology innovator for business, government and the U.S. military, focusing on communications via…Read More

ViaSat Satellite Services Under the Exede Brand

Exede Internet provides speeds of up to 12 Mbps downstream service and 3 Mbps upstream to consumers across the U.S. More than 80 percent of the population of the U.S. lives in areas covered by the ViaSat-1 satellite, which powers Exede. Flexible service plans vary by data allowance, with a usage meter that enables customers…Read More

How Exede Satellite Internet Works

How does our technology work? Exede links your computer to the Internet with a high-speed connection through our high capacity satellite. A small 30 inch satellite dish, about the same size as a satellite TV dish, and an Exede modem are all you need. We provide the equipment and our nationwide team of certified professionals…Read More