Network Innovations’ Partnership with Iridium Forged in Space

On 30 April 2018, Iridium’s satellite SV149 was activated entering into the NEXT constellation service, the satellite supporting plane 1, slot 8 is hosting a plaque dedicated to Network Innovations in recognition of the long-standing relationship between the two companies and the many contributions Network Innovations has made to Iridium’s growth!  The picture below highlights […]

Data Safety: Safety Tips for everyday computing and Mobile Usage

oStaying in touch has never been so effortless, but there are risks – primarily the potential theft of your sensitive private data. Here are some simple tips to help: Lock computer and accounts with strong passwords and on mobile phones use a PIN Create strong passwords  – Strong passwords are at least eight characters (longer is […]

The Dangers of Free Wi-Fi Hotspots

(Coming Soon to an Airport or Coffee Shop Near You!) In this age of wireless connectivity have you ever thought twice before connecting to a free public wireless hotspot? Did you ever stop to wonder if the public Wi-Fi hotspot you just connected to is a legitimate one, or if it might be an ‘Evil Twin’ […]

Iridium PTT Crucial to Hurricane Irma Emergency Response Teams

How do you coordinate 5 teams in vehicles and on foot across a 50-mile area where terrestrial communications are not available? In addition, How do you allow these same teams to link up with their headquarters positioned over a hundred miles away? You use Iridium PTT!!! When the NI teams deployed in the Florida Keys […]

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 […]