Hughes Network Systems, a global provider of
broadband satellite solutions and services, announced enhancements to its
HughesNet satellite Internet service to bring faster speeds and a richer
Internet experience to customers.
week Hughes will complete the rollout of network upgrades for HughesNet
subscribers which began this past summer.
network upgrades boost browsing and download performance resulting in an
improved online customer experience. Another important enhancement is an
increase in daily download allowance for all service plans, which provides an
addition download capacity per month of well over 1 GB.
Hughes also offers
subscribers easy-to-use tools and services to help them take advantage of these
improvements and maximize their online experience. To ensure uninterrupted
performance, the HughesNet Status
Meter application continuously monitors the customers’ usage so they
will always be aware of how much of their daily download capacity is available.
tool is the HughesNet Download Manager
which enables users to schedule large file downloads during off peak
hours without affecting browsing speeds or their daily download allowance.
best choice in satellite Internet is getting even better,” said Mike Cook, senior vice president of the North American
Division at Hughes.
will be continuously improving the HughesNet service over the coming months
with optimization technologies, and further enhancements to service plans and
customer support. Our vision is to take satellite Internet to the next level
with the most advanced high-bandwidth satellites and services that will enable
subscribers to experience the Internet at its fullest,” Cook added.
also has launched new online channels where customers can access the latest
information about service improvements, new promotional offers, and post
comments and questions.
newly launched HughesNet Community is an active social community where
customers can gain direct access to Hughes company experts, as well as
HughesNet power users.