Benton County Electric Solves Metering Infrastructure Connectivity in Remote Areas

Network Innovations partnering with Inmarsat using BGAN M2M services has overcome Benton County Electric System (BCES) challenge to roll out automated metering infrastructure throughout remote areas in Tennessee.  The rural electric cooperative began an initiative 5 years ago to install automated metering that would collect data in real-time allowing the BCES team to respond to customers needs […]

New BGAN M2M Options for 2016

Starting in Q1/2016, BGAN M2M customers will have a new terminal option to consider for their SCADA and M2M applications.  Pending Cobham’s release, the EXPLORER 540 will support BGAN M2M, Standard BGAN and Cellular connectivity.  Network Innovations will provide and support the EXPLORER 540 as well as the Hughes 9502 M2M terminals.  While all details […]

Cobham Explorer “Connect” app for BGAN available for Android and select iOS devices

Cobham’s SATCOM team has launched the Explorer “Connect” app for Explorer 510 and 710 BGAN satellite terminals.  Available on the iTunes App Store and Google play, the “Connect” app is for the management of Explorer 510 and 710 BGAN terminals only.  The app offers monitoring and configuration of the new core module Explorer terminals and […]

Explorer 710 by Cobham New Firmware Update Version 1.05

New firmware for Explorer BGAN 710 version 1.05 has been released.  This new firmware update includes: Enhancements to the Event and Alert log Sim lock to a specific IMSI, DP, or ISP Improved power management Visit

Explorer 510 “Personal Satellite Hotspot” – Lighter, Tougher, Connected!

In today’s connected world, access to Internet, Phone and SMS services are taken for granted. Communication users assume, in any location, that phone calls and data-services can and will be available. Unfortunately this is not always the case and wireless and terrestrial systems can be interfered, obstructed, or blocked creating dead zones that can halt […]