In February, Hughes announced that global growth consulting company, Frost & Sullivan, has named Hughes North American Space & Communications Company of the Year. The prestigious award honors companies that demonstrate a variety of factors such as technology innovation, strategic marketing, new market penetration, and leadership.
“We have seen Hughes continuously exhibit outstanding leadership and execute innovative strategies over the last several years, resulting in signifi cant market growth,” said Tim Street, industry analyst, Frost & Sullivan. “Hughes’ transition to managed services has allowed them to add enormous value to both existing and potential customers by fully maximizing the potential of different broadband technologies.”
Baycom Congratulates Hughes on Award
Recognizing Hughes on being named the North American Space & Communications Company of the Year, Abdul Halim, executive chairman of Baycom Sdn Bhd, a Malaysian managed satellite network provider, said, “This is an all-deserving award for a company that provides innovative services as well as technology resulting in leading market growth worldwide. Hughes has been at the forefront in innovation with offerings in digital media, managed networks, and ISP services.
“We are proud to be in alliance with Hughes and to use its technology,” added Halim. “We know that Hughes will continue to strive in VSAT technology advancement to stay ahead in the game, which will allow us to stay competitive in the market here in Southeast Asia.”