Press releases

Viasat Group acquires 51% of Italian Company Anthea and consolidates its position in the waste management sector

The Viasat Group is furthering its growth process abroad, bringing together the dynamic realities of the fleet management world. In addition, it has just completed a key acquisition in Italy that clearly expresses its desire to consecrate its leadership in the urban hygiene market. 

 Vem Solutions acquires 70%of the shares of Helian srl              AN INNOVATIVE PLAN TO MONITOR MOBILITY IN THE TERRITORY IS LAUNCHED

Vem Solutions S.p.A., a Viasat Group company that designs and manufactures hardware, firmware and software platforms for the support and provision of telematics, IoT and Big Data services, announces the acquisition of 70% of the shares of Helian S.r.l., a company based in Abruzzo, Italy. Helian S.r.l. specializes in hardware and software solutions for road safety and traffic; it has created Street Control and other solutions dedicated to territorial and environmental monitoring through Wireless Sensor Networks.

eCALL IS NOW MANDATORY FOR ALL NEWLY TYPE-APPROVED CARS.

Starting from March 31 in all of Europe, newly type-approved vehicles will have to be equipped with eCall, an abbreviation of "emergency call".  The logic is very simple: eCall is a system response to what motorists cannot or are unable to do by themselves, that is, make an immediate emergency call. 

Viasat and Assilea partner up in order to reach leasing and rental companies with infotelematics solutions

Viasat S.p.A.and Assilea - Italian Leasing Association - announce today the start of an important partnership, aimed at reaching leasing and rental companies with their infotelematic systems and services.

Viasat Group acquires the French company Locster

Viasat Group announced the acquisition of 51% of the French company Locster, a Telematics Service Provider specialized in software solutions for the Fleet Management market serving 4000 customers and 25,000 connected vehicles that are added, in terms of technological and commercial assets, to the already considerable Group's customer base.  

The new VEM Solutions is born: the future of the IoT accordin to the Viasat Group

The merger between the two companies Elem S. p. A. and Vem Solutions S. r. l., both entirely owned by the Viasat Group holding company came to fruition. It marked the birth of a new, global player which will compete in the markets of the future thanks to its innovative development skills, operational flexibility and technological synergies, which will further enhance and develop the Group’s typical businesses and the new opportunities brought by IoT, Big Data analytics and business intelligence.

The fourth Viasat Group CEO meeting takes place in Turin

National synergies, speed and operational flexibility, "glocal" strategy, investments in innovation, valorization of local skills and Internet of Things. These are just some of the keywords that have characterized the meeting, which brought together all the CEOs of the Viasat Group's subsidiaries for the fourth time, on December 14th.