Dec. 13, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS) said today that EchoStar Technologies LLC and Vivendi subsidiary GVT are no longer in discussions to form a joint venture for pay TV services in
EchoStar remains committed to use its expertise in satellite and video technology to deliver a unique pay TV service to
via a high-powered BSS satellite.
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite operations and video delivery solutions. EchoStar's wholly-owned subsidiary, Hughes, is the world's leading provider of satellite broadband services, delivering network technologies and managed services for enterprise and government customers in more than 100 countries.
, with additional business units world-wide, EchoStar is a multiple Emmy award-winning company that has pioneered advancements in the set-top box and satellite industries for nearly 30 years, consistently delivering value for customers, partners and investors through innovation and outstanding quality. EchoStar's contribution to video technology continues to have a major influence on the way consumers view, receive and manage TV programming. EchoStar's consumer solutions include HughesNet®,
#1 high-speed satellite Internet service, Sling Media's Slingbox® products, and EchoStar's line of set-top box products for the free-to-air satellite and terrestrial markets.
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