Skycasters Satellite Internet News

Pop-Up Hurricanes Come At You Fast – Are You Ready?

Somewhere Not Far Off the US Coast – June 18, 2009 The National Hurricane Center is predicting fewer “named” storms this hurricane season. That’s the good news. The bad news is a different type of meteorological threat is on the horizon – pop-up hurricanes. “Pop-up” hurricanes – those that form relatively close to shore – […]

WatchModsLive.Com To Offer USMTS Events Live Online In Real Time

Fort Worth, Texas – June 9, 2009 will begin providing live feeds of United States Modified Touring Series events beginning June 9 as the stars and cars of the USMTS Southern Series hit the trail for the 3rd Annual Southern Speedweek. [ is streaming the USMTS events using a Skycasters 1.2 meter flyawaybroadband satellite […]

Mainland High School Takes Top Honors in International Science and Technology Fair

Daytona Beach, FL – June 4, 2009 Mainland High School took top honors with “Suitable for a Disaster,” which described wearable sensors linked with disaster response communications infrastructure, in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s 12th Annual Internet Science and Technology Fair (ISTF), a program administered by the College of Engineering and Computer Science at the […]

SpeedcastTV Takes Skycasters to the Races

New Castle, Indiana – May 29, 2009 Karting fans the world over will be viewing the SpeedcastTV ( streaming race video from the inaugural Championship Karting International Grand Prix at New Castle Motorsports Park, near Indianapolis, this weekend, May 29 – 31, 2009. And Skycasters will be there. SpeedcastTV needs a world-class solution that streams […]

Skycasters Welcomes Robert Miller, Network Security Engineer

Akron, Ohio – May 18, 2009 Skycasters is pleased to welcome Robert Miller as a Network Security Engineer. Robert and will be assisting the Network Operations Center IT department. Robert starts May 18, 2009. Skycasters’ President Mike Kister lauds “Robert’s extensive knowledge and skill sets in network design, implementation, security and forensics,” noting also that […]

Skycasters Receives 2009 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award

Akron, Ohio – May 18, 2009 Skycasters, America’s leader in broadband satellite Internet solutions for customers who need guaranteed bandwidth and reliable internet access, and recipient of the 2008 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award, is pleased accept the 2009 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award. The Entrepreneurs EDGE, a Northeast Ohio organization devoted to economic development through growth […]

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 […]

Throughput Hawks of Broadband Satellite Internet

Akron, Ohio – April 17, 2009 Malware, ever smarter and more virulent, haunts the Internet, and broadband satellite Internet customers are not immune. On satellite connections, after moisture infiltration, corrosion, or antennas blown off alignment, malware is the leading cause of poor connection or throughput theft. Skycasters, the Akron, Ohio, leader of broadband satellite Internet […]

Rough Riders Communications Partners with Skycasters

Akron, Ohio – April 2, 2009 In the oil and gas fields of western Oklahoma, Rough Riders LLC is known as a high tech oilfield service provider. In addition to permanent and movable site housing, fresh and grey water handling, and septic systems and service, Rough Riders excels in site data and voice communications. Their […]

Skycasters Interviews Mike Kister at Satellite 2009

Washington, D.C. – March 27, 2009 Our President Mike Kister attended the Satellite 2009 show in Washington, D.C., this week, and Skycasters was inspired by a recent interview of another satellite firm executive: Skycasters: How will Skycasters keep the momentum going this year and in the future? Mike Kister: We are offering more flexible plans […]


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