Thomas Reed, Network Administrator, Joins Skycasters

Akron, Ohio – May 4, 2009 Skycasters is pleased to welcome Thomas Reed to its headquarters IT staff. Tom has accepted the position of Network Administrator, and will be assisting the Network Operations Center IT department of Satventures Management. Tom starts May 4, 2009.

“I am confident that Tom will be an excellent match for this position and a strong asset to the Skycasters team,” said President Mike Kister. “With our constantly growing and evolving architecture and integrity enhancements, his type of expertise dovetails well with that of the existing team.”

Tom’s responsibilities will include supporting the SQL and Exchange servers, supporting end users, maintaining servers & backups, and evolving network architecture and policies.

Tom attended the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, and has certifications in CCNA, Security of Microsoft 2000 OS Platforms, Afaria Administration, and Remoteware Administration. Prior to accepting this position, he served as a network administrator and consultant, and brings experience and a proven track record of success in the SQL server support and network administration area, which will be invaluable in meeting the departmental goals and objectives.

About Skycasters

Skycasters is a leader in broadband satellite Internet solutions for businesses that need more than traditional terrestrial landlines. Everything in Skycasters’ infrastructure, including teleports, hubs, and the network operating center, is business-grade and company-owned. Even the equipment at your location is business-grade, and designed to meet the unique challenges of your industry, no matter how rugged the conditions. Skycasters’ 24/7 tech support and customer service in-house experts can resolve any issue that may arise.

Call Skycasters at 800-268-8653, or visit us on the web at

SOURCE Skycasters, LLC.

CONTACT: Media, Michael P. Kister, President, +1-330-785-2100,
or Gordon H. Landefeld, Marketing, +1-330-785-2100,
both of Skycasters, LLC.
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