Viasat Inc. VSAT, +0.25% a global communications company, and Ubix, a trusted wholesale satellite internet and telecommunications company, announced today a strategic partnership to bring high-speed satellite internet to enterprises, businesses and federal programs across Mexico.
Through this relationship, Ubix will sell, install and provide customer support for Viasat’s high-quality satellite internet service to businesses throughout Mexico. Viasat currently has satellite internet coverage over Mexico with its ViaSat-2 satellite—the world’s most powerful communications satellite—enabling a new class of satellite with unmatched capacity in the region.
With Viasat’s high-speed business internet plans, enterprises, businesses and federal organizations in major cities to even the hardest-to-reach locations now have access to fast internet speeds and essential business applications such as cloud-based collaboration, Voice-over-IP (VoIP), email, point of sale transactions, high-speed file transfers, streaming video, Internet of Things (IoT) applications and more. With coast-to-coast coverage, businesses with multiple locations can now connect all of their sites with a ubiquitous high-speed service. The Viasat broadband service can also be used as a backup service, providing a resilient secondary internet connection for businesses who can’t afford to have any downtime related to terrestrial infrastructure outages.
“We are pleased to be working with Viasat in order to provide high-quality, high-performance satellite services to areas of Mexico that want fast speeds and unlimited data,” said Sebastian Monterrubio, CEO of Ubix. “By partnering with Viasat, we can leverage their advanced technology to provide the communications tools organizations need to survive and thrive—anywhere in Mexico—today and well into the future.”
Cody Catalena, vice president and general manager, Global Business Solutions, Viasat continued, “Our partnership with Ubix is a huge step in making our best-in-class satellite services available in Mexico to support the thousands of enterprises, businesses and government initiatives. Viasat’s high-quality, fast broadband service can serve these opportunities, and with Ubix’s comprehensive installation and ongoing support of our ViaSat-2 satellite system, we can connect businesses and ensure they get fair, competitive pricing for high-speed internet.” – Market Watch