SpeedCast

SpeedCast is a provider of IoT-based satellite communications, network management and remote monitoring services. Read more

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SpeedCast

SpeedCast is a provider of IoT-based satellite communications, network management and remote monitoring services. Read more

Joe Spytek's photo - President & CEO of SpeedCast

President & CEO

Joe Spytek

CEO Approval Rating

86/100

Founded:

1999

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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RigNet is a top competitor of SpeedCast. RigNet is a Public company that was founded in 2001 in Houston, Texas. RigNet operates in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to SpeedCast, RigNet has 842 fewer employees.

ITC Global is seen as one of SpeedCast's biggest rivals. ITC Global was founded in 2001, and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. ITC Global is in the Telecommunication Services industry. ITC Global generates $553.8M less revenue vs. SpeedCast.

Tampnet is seen as one of SpeedCast's top competitors. Tampnet was founded in Stavanger, Rogaland} in 2001. Tampnet competes in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to SpeedCast, Tampnet generates $677.3M less revenue.

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SpeedCast Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Globecomm Systems, Inc.

Aug 2018

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$135M
Globecomm is a provider of remote communications and multi-network infrastructure solutions for government, maritime and enterprise sectors.
UltiSat, Inc.

Jul 2017

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$100M
UltiSat is a provider of network and satellite communication services for government, defense and maritime markets.
Harris CapRock

Nov 2016

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$425M
Harris CapRock is a remote satellite telecommunications firm offering voice and data services for mobile and remote connectivity.
Wins Ltd

Aug 2016

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undisclosed
WINS is a provider of broadband satellite communications and IT solutions for the maritime, aviation and energy sectors.
NewCom International, Inc.

Dec 2015

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undisclosed
NewCom specializes in the design and implementation of integrated voice, video, data and security solutions for government and other business sectors.

These are all the companies that SpeedCast has acquired. SpeedCast has acquired 11 companies and its latest acquisition was Globecomm Systems, Inc. in Aug 2018. Globecomm is a provider of remote communications and multi-network infrastructure solutions for government, maritime and enterprise sectors.

SpeedCast Funding History

Since SpeedCast was founded in 1999, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SpeedCast has raised $138.9M. SpeedCast's funding round was on Aug 2014 for a total of $138.9M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Aug 2014
$138.9M
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Since SpeedCast was founded in 1999, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SpeedCast has raised $138.9M. SpeedCast's funding round was on Aug 2014 for a total of $138.9M

SpeedCast Investments

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These are all the companies that SpeedCast has invested in. SpeedCast has invested 11 companies and its latest investment was Globecomm Systems, Inc. in Aug 2018. Globecomm is a provider of remote communications and multi-network infrastructure solutions for government, maritime and enterprise sectors.

SpeedCast News

March 19, 2021Advanced Television

Speedcast forecasts solid future

Australia-headquartered speciality satellite services business Speedcast formally exited its Chapter ... See more »
March 16, 2021Electronics Weekly

Speedcast emerges from chapter 11 bankruptcy

Speedcast, the satellite communications and IT services provider, has completed its restructuring pro... See more »
March 15, 2021Advanced Television

Speedcast exits Chapter 11

International satellite communications specialists Speedcast has emerged from its Chapter 11 bankrupt... See more »
March 12, 2021Global Mining Review

Speedcast announces completion of restructuring and emergence under new ownership

Speedcast has successfully completed its restructuring process and has recently emerged from chapter ... See more »
March 12, 2021Digital Ship

Speedcast emerges from Chapter 11 proceedings

Speedcast has successfully completed its restructuring process and emerged from chapter 11 proceeding... See more »
March 12, 2021Telecompaper

Speedcast emerges from bankruptcy

(Telecompaper) Speedcast said it has successfully completed its restructuring process and emerged fro... See more »

SpeedCast Blogs

August 1, 2017SpeedCast Blog

Speedcast Team Completes National Three Peaks Challenge Adventure

Earlier this summer, brave members of the Speedcast team embarked upon a journey that dem... See more »
May 11, 2017SpeedCast Blog

Oceaneering’s ROV and Speedcast’s Offshore Skid Present Live Public Video Feed of the Ocean Floor for U.S. Geological Survey Expedition

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and British Geological Survey scientists (with support from NOAA, USGS ... See more »
April 19, 2017SpeedCast Blog

Houston Rockets Night Out: A Donation for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Houston

As the Official Satellite Communications Provider of the Houston Rockets, Speedcast hos... See more »
April 5, 2017SpeedCast Blog

Speedcast Named 2017 WTA Independent Teleport Operator of the Year

SpeedCast is proud to announce that it has won the World Teleport Association’s (WTA) ann... See more »
March 9, 2017SpeedCast Blog

Safety: It’s About People

In discussing workplace safety, traditionally we’ve been likely to speak in acronyms and ... See more »

SpeedCast Press Releases

January 15, 2019CENTRALCHARTS

Speedcast International Ltd (SDA.AX) Extends Mobile Services to Remote Locations in Central America

Speedcast International Limited (ASX:SDA) (OTCMKTS:SPPDF), the world's most trusted provider of remot... See more »
January 9, 2019CentralCharts

Speedcast International Ltd (SDA.AX) Awarded Contract to Support US Government Customer

UltiSat, Inc., a Speedcast Company (ASX:SDA) (OTCMKTS:SPPDF), was awarded a 5-year, US$23M contract i... See more »
May 17, 2018Thailand Press Release News

Speedcast International Ltd.#s First-Lien Loan Rated #BB-#

MELBOURNE (SP Global Ratings) May 17, 2018-SP Global Ratings today said that it had assigned its #BB-... See more »
April 19, 2018Thailand Press Release News

Speedcast International Ltd. Assigned #BB-# Rating With Stable Proposed First-Lien Loan Rated #BB- (Prelim)#

MELBOURNE (SP Global Ratings) April 19, 2018-SP Global Ratings said today it had assigned its #BB-# l... See more »
November 24, 2017StreetInsider

Speedcast Upgrades Global Infrastructure to Create the Largest and Most Robust Network in the Maritime and Offshore Market

Speedcast International Limited (ASX: SDA), the world's most trusted provider of highly-reliable, ful... See more »
December 24, 2016Blackbird

Roshan signs service agreement with SpeedCast to provide Cellular Backhauling support in Afghanistan

Sydney, Australia, December 23, 2016 - SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA), a leading global s... See more »
November 27, 2016Blackbird

SpeedCast's communications and broadcast solution leads the way at ,Everest of the ocean' Vendée Globe Race

Solution enables live video broadcast from 27 of the racing vessels Les Sables d'Olonne, France, Nove... See more »

SpeedCast Videos

June 19, 2020SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Minute with Mike Horn: What has it been like working with Speedcast?" on VIMEO

In our latest video with explorer Mike Horn, he tells us what it has been like working with Speedcast... See more »
June 2, 2020SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Minute with Mike: What experiences were you able to share through connectivity?" on VIMEO

In this week's Minute with Mike, Speedcast asks explorer Mike Horn, "What experiences were you able t... See more »
May 28, 2020SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Minute with Mike Horn: How has remote connectivity helped you achieve your mission?" on VIMEO

In this week's Minute with Mike video, Mike discusses how important it was to share his epic North Po... See more »
March 30, 2020SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Speedcast 2020-Work from home" on VIMEO

We're doing whatever it takes to ensure you are always connected during this challenging time. Thank ... See more »
October 14, 2019SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Speedcast x MikeHorn: North Pole Expedition" on VIMEO

As the last leg of his Pole2Pole expedition, Mike Horn will be crossing the Arctic Ocean via the Nort... See more »
May 20, 2019SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Mike Horn" on VIMEO

Cast: Speedcast International... See more »
March 11, 2019SpeedCast Vimeo Channel

"Speedcast Corporate Video" on VIMEO

Cast: Speedcast International... See more »

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SpeedCast Headquarters

12 Lord Street Unit 4F, Level 1, Lakes Business Park

Botany, New South Wales2019

61-2-9531-7555

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SpeedCast Summary

ABOUT

Overview

SpeedCast is a provider of IoT-based satellite communications, network management and remote monitoring services. SpeedCast was founded in 1999. SpeedCast's headquarters is located in Botany, New South Wales, AU 2019. It has raised 138.9M in 1 round. ...

CEO

SpeedCast's President & CEO, Joe Spytek, currently has an approval rating of 86%. SpeedCast's primary competitors are RigNet, ITC Global & Tampnet.

Website

speedcast.com

Frequently Asked Questions about SpeedCast

  1. When was SpeedCast founded?

    SpeedCast was founded in 1999
  2. Who is SpeedCast's CEO?

    SpeedCast's CEO is Joe Spytek
  3. How much revenue does SpeedCast generate?

    SpeedCast generates $722.3M in revenue
  4. How much funding does SpeedCast have?

    SpeedCast has historically raised $138.9M in funding
  1. Where is SpeedCast's headquarters?

    SpeedCast's headquarters is in Botany New South Wales, AU
  2. How many employees does SpeedCast have?

    SpeedCast has 1,500 employees
  3. What sector does SpeedCast operate in?

    SpeedCast is in Telecommunication Services
  4. Who are SpeedCast's competitors?

    SpeedCast's top competitors are RigNet, ITC Global, Tampnet