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Inmarsat and Galaxy1 Debut Remote Terminal Manager for M2M Portfolio Enables Remote Access and Control of Unmanned M2M Terminals in the Field

San Diego, CA – January 30, 2013 – Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today announced the availability of the Remote Terminal Manager, the satellite industry’s first solution to provide management and control over unmanned M2M terminals in the field. Launched at the DistribuTECH ConferenceRead More…

Galaxy1 appointed as BGAN M2M distribution partner

25 January 2013: Inmarsat has announced the promotion of its service partner Galaxy1 Communications to top-tier Distribution Partner status for BGAN M2M (Machine-to-Machine). The closer relationship provides Galaxy1 with priority access to Inmarsat resources, services and support, enabling the faster development of new solutions for customers in the utilities, oil &Read More…

Alphasat satellite is onboard and making its way to the European Space port for launch

19 June 2013 The European satellite Alphasat has been carefully loaded onboard the Antonov Aircraft that will transport it to the European Space Port in French Guyana for its scheduled launch on July 25th of this year.  Once in orbit, a team of operation engineers from Astrium, Thales, ESA andRead More…

TrustComm Enhances SEON Satellite Network

TrustComm announces enhancements for emergency operations customers. 

Thuraya Launches First Smart Phone Satellite Interface

Thuraya SatSleeve is the world’s first satellite adaptor for the iPhone, providing users with easy and affordable access to mobile communication services delivered over Thuraya’s powerful satellite network.  

Hughes M2M Satellite Terminal Receives Hazardous Location Accreditation

Germantown, Md., and London, UK,  March 27, 2013―Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services and Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today announced the first BGAN (Broadband Global Area Network) M2M (machine-to-machine) terminal to receive Hazardous Locations Accreditation. TheRead More…

New Satellite Handheld for NGO

The latest Satellite handset is optimized for NGO’s operating globally.  With emphasis on safety and security, the new handsets interact with a network control system that is easily monitored by the headquarters, or field operations.