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Iridium Direct Internet Software Upgrade Required

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Effective 1 October 2016, Iridium Direct Internet will be undergoing an upgrade.  The Iridium Direct Internet Service is a data service where Iridium Subscribers are able to connect directly to the Internet by using the Iridium Satellite Terminal as a modem.  The service upgrade impacts Windows XP, Windows VISTA, Windows 7 and MAC IOS operating […]

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Global Satellite Industry Leaders Partnering for IBC “SATCOM Playground”

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IBC 2016 is the platform where the media industry’s leaders are in one place to discover and experience the best SATCOM has to offer.  Partnering with Cobham SATCOM and Inmarsat, Network Innovations (NI) adds to this experience bringing over 25 years experience and knowledge to both the Hall 2 (A46) and Outdoor Exhibition Area (O.B01t) […]

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Firmware Update

Cobham and Hughes Firmware Updates

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Cobham and Hughes have provided new firmware and software updates for several VSAT, FleetBroadband, and Maritime GX terminals.  The SAILOR® and Explorer updates are recommended addressing important software changes and bug fixes. The Hughes update is also a recommended upgrade as it includes MEAS satellite region support, improved Web MMI, and NAPT mode. For more […]

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Emergency Planning

2016 Atlantic Hurricane Activity Picks Up

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With Disturbance #1 moving into the Caribbean/US East Coast and National Hurricane Center projecting a 80% chance of development, now is a very good time to review your communication plans before the storm arrives. Do you have Satellite Communication terminals like a SatPhone or Wi-Fi device?  Is the unit charged and activated?  Do you have airtime […]

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Press Release

First Commission of Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress in Bering waters with Alaskan Leader Fisheries

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12 July 2016: Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, announced today that its partner Network Innovations (NI), together with Fusion Marine Technology, have signed a contract with Alaskan Leader Fisheries to install Fleet Xpress, Inmarsat’s new high-speed broadband maritime communications service, powered by Global Xpress (GX).  The contract marks the first commission […]

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