EchoStar Corporation is a holding company. The Company operates through three segments: Hughes, EchoStar Technologies (ETC) and EchoStar Satellite Services (ESS). Its operations also include real estate and other activities. The Company's Hughes segment provides broadband satellite technologies and services for the home and office, delivering network technologies, managed services, and solutions for consumers, enterprises and governments. The Company's EchoStar Technologies segment provides end-to-end video and broadcast technology products and services to businesses and directly to consumers. It provides satellite services on a full-time and occasional-use basis to DISH Network, Dish Mexico, the United States Government service providers, Internet service providers, broadcast news organizations, programmers and private enterprise customers.