AXESS Networks, Viasat maritime partnership
October 7, 2022
AXESS Networks Maritime, a provider of satellite-based maritime communications solutions, has announced a strategic partnership agreement with Viasat, the communications company that provides high-capacity satellite broadband services and secure networking systems.
Viasat delivers satellite connectivity solutions to various mobility markets through its integrated platform of Ka-band satellites and ground infrastructure. Viasat is readying to launch its next generation satellite constellation, ViaSat-3, which will deliver additional broadband capacity to maritime customers.
To grow its maritime operations globally, Viasat has entered a strategic partnership with AXESS Networks Maritime.
AXESS Maritime’s role in the multi-year partnership will be to expand the reach of Viasat’s maritime operations globally by delivering wide ranging solutions and services. AXESS Maritime offers regional and global networks and provides the complete cycle from network design, installation and implementation to vessel monitoring and 24/7 global NOC support.
Athina Vezyri, President of AXESS Maritime, commented: “We are proud of being chosen as a key partner for maritime services by Viasat. With its innovative satellite technology, Viasat plays a major role in our industry. We are looking forward to partnering with Viasat and will support their operations with our full expertise.”
“Staying connected shouldn’t stop when at sea,” added Eric Verheylewegen, VP, Maritime Sales at Viasat. “To expand our services in the maritime sector, we were searching for a strategic partner who deeply understands our customers’ increasing needs for scalable and flexible connectivity solutions. We found the ideal partner in AXESS Maritime, and we are glad to shape the future with them.”