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ViaSat Selects InnoMedia Products For Its Exede Voice Home Telephone Service
Milpitas, California – June 27, 2013 – ViaSat Inc. has selected InnoMedia, Inc. to provide voice adapters for it Exede® Voice home telephone service. ViaSat is deploying the InnoMedia MTA6328 as its adapter for the new service, which launched June 17.
“After a comprehensive search, we selected InnoMedia’s adapter as the best value and the easiest to provision and manage,” said Lisa Scalpone, Vice President of ViaSat Satellite Services. “This solution will help ensure that we deliver superior voice quality and a great customer experience, including a straightforward self-installation process.”
Exede Voice complements ViaSat’s award-winning Exede Internet service, which has transformed satellite Internet through its affordable 12 Mbps speeds using the world’s highest capacity communications satellite, ViaSat-1. The new voice service has been optimized with ViaSat’s satellite and ground technology, including InnoMedia’s adapter, to provide high call quality and a scalable network design.
“I am delighted that ViaSat has chosen to use the InnoMedia MTA6328 and Element Management System (EMS) for Exede Voice,” said Dr. Nan-Sheng Lin, President, InnoMedia. “The selection of this highly manageable InnoMedia device with real-time voice quality monitoring, diagnosis and management reflects both ViaSat’s and InnoMedia’s commitment to quality products and services.”
InnoMedia has partnered with leading network operators to deliver voice over IP solutions for over a decade. InnoMedia products are widely deployed, field proven and meet the high performance benchmarks set by ViaSat.
The InnoMedia MTA6328 is an ideal solution for broadband service providers seeking to offer telephony services. Compatible with any standard analog telephone set, the MTA6328 delivers voice quality and features equivalent or superior to those of traditional telephone networks. Its versatile and open system interfaces provide the flexibility to work with many different networks, including Satellite, HFC cable, ADSL, fiber, and wireless.
The InnoMedia EMS is a scalable provisioning and device management system for medium and large-scale service deployments. In addition to its fault management and network voice quality monitoring ability, it also retains effective individual device control by being able to remotely access devices using Telnet or Web management, even when the device is deployed behind a NAT or Firewall.
About InnoMedia (www.innomedia.com)
Founded in 1995, InnoMedia is a privately owned multinational organization with operations in the United States, Singapore, Taiwan and China. The company delivers Internet, broadband access IP Telephony, and SIP Trunking solutions to Cable MSOs, broadband service providers and distribution partners. InnoMedia has the most advanced, award-winning portfolio of IP Telephony solutions available in the market today, delivering high-quality voice over any IP network.
About Exede Internet (www.exede.com)
Exede Internet, a service of ViaSat Inc., delivers high-speed Internet to 297,000 subscribers across the U.S. Powered by ViaSat-1, the world’s highest capacity satellite, Exede Internet uses spot-beam technology to cover approximately 80 percent of the U.S. population. With download speeds of 12 Mbps, Exede service has transformed satellite Internet for households that previously had slow, inadequate Internet service. It is also proving to be a popular, competitive alternative to residential DSL and wireless Internet. In June 2013, the company began offering Exede Voice residential telephone service over its network, optimized for quality and reliability.
In the FCC’s annual benchmarking report, Measuring Broadband America 2013, Exede led all Internet service providers in surpassing advertised speeds. ViaSat-1 earned a Guinness World Records® achievement as the highest-capacity communications satellite in the world at the time of its launch in October 2011. Exede Internet is also a winner of a 2013 Edison Award for innovation and performance and a winner of the 2012 Popular Science “Best of What’s New.”
About ViaSat (www.viasat.com)
ViaSat delivers fast, secure communications, Internet, and network access to virtually any location for consumers, governments, enterprise, and the military. The company offers fixed and mobile satellite network services including Exede by ViaSat, which features ViaSat-1, the world’s highest capacity satellite; service to more than 2,300 mobile platforms, including Yonder® Ku-band mobile service; satellite broadband networking systems; and network-centric military communication systems and cybersecurity products for the U.S. and allied governments. ViaSat also offers communication system design and a number of complementary products and technologies. Based in Carlsbad, California, ViaSat employs over 2,700 people in a number of locations worldwide for technology development, customer service, and network operations.
Exede and Yonder are registered trademarks of ViaSat Inc.
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