Thursday, 23 November 2017 19:40

Marlink buys OmniAccess

Marlink is set to extend its reach in the leisure market, following the announcement of a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in OmniAccess.

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 17:19

KVH agrees SKY Perfect JSAT deal

KVH reports that it has concluded an agreement with SKY Perfect JSAT (SJC) that will see the two companies work together in delivering maritime VSAT services.

Thursday, 16 November 2017 17:09

NSSLGlobal acquires SatLink

NSSLGlobal Technologies, a fully owned subsidiary of NSSLGlobal, reports that it has acquired the range of communications technologies developed by SatLink, taking full ownership of SatLink’s VSAT modem and Hub product families while also retaining SatLink’s software engineering team.

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 15:13

Speedcast in SRH alliance

Speedcast has announced a strategic alliance with SRH Marine to add SRH’s maritime navigation and electronics products alongside Speedcast’s satcom portfolio to create integrated shipboard system packages delivered by a single supplier.

Monday, 06 November 2017 16:24

Updated Gateway system launched by Speedcast

Speedcast has launched SIGMA Gateway Xtreme, a new network management device capable of controlling Speedcast’s Ku-band VSAT services, Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress and 4G/LTE services, to offer redundancy in communications links alongside virtual machine capabilities.

Thursday, 02 November 2017 10:18

KVH gets Epic

KVH is set to launch an upgraded version of its mini-VSAT service, utilising Intelsat Epic high throughput satellite (HTS) capacity to boost its network capabilities and deliver up to 10 Mbps connectivity to maritime customers under a range of new plans.

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 18:59

Orange and BlueTide in collaboration deal

Orange Business Services and BlueTide Communications have entered into a collaboration agreement, to offer services combining Orange’s satellite network with BlueTide’s maritime technology systems to vessels in the work-boat industry.

Thursday, 19 October 2017 13:21

CommBox ‘hack’ offers cyber lessons

KVH has responded to claims by an ethical hacker that he had managed to ‘hack’ a live satcom CommBox, the communications management system used by the satcoms company alongside its mini-VSAT system, to say that the equipment that was said to have been compromised was not connected to the KVH network, nor was it being used by a KVH satcom customer.

Intellian reports that its GX100 and GX60 Inmarsat Fleet Xpress terminals have now been granted certification by TELEC, a radio equipment certification and testing body based in Japan.

Thursday, 12 October 2017 15:37

Ponant extends comms agreement

French cruise company Ponant has extended its VSAT and GSM services contract with Marlink, which will improve bandwidth speeds on its five-strong fleet of yachts and cruise vessels, while also adding four planned newbuilds to its communications deal.

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