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P eople who live in rural or remote areas usually lack access to nearby quality healthcare facilities, often facing long travel times to reach one. Take, for example, the northern New England region of the U.S., where tens of thousands live in rural and mountainous regions, including numerous islands that dot the coastline. Until recently, they—along with thousands of migrant workers who seasonally harvest blueberries, apples, and Christmas trees—had no choice but to travel many miles by land and sometimes sea to reach healthcare. T elehealth via Satellite Broadband in New England

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customer support 2 Executive Corner Dave Zatloukal takes us behind the scenes at Hughes.

9 Communications Beyond the Line of Sight Advanced airborne communications deal with the challenge of rotating helicopter blades.

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network design

maintenance

billing

network operations

installation

security

3 Making Every Swipe Count Murphy USA guards against connectivity failure with a HughesON TM High-Availability Network.

10 High-Performance Broadband in the Land of the Midnight Sun Rock-solid High-QoS service in the northernmost reaches of Alaska.

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