The Triton

Topics

Inmarsat, ITC Global team up to expand services

ADVERTISEMENT

Inmarsat and ITC Global have announced a five-year strategic partnership that will enable the organizations to combine their services to offer broadband connectivity and connectivity solutions to customers in the maritime, yachting and offshore energy sectors.

ITC Global will offer Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress service, incorporating the Ka-band solution into its existing range of Ku-band connectivity services. Fleet Xpress is powered by the Global Xpress Ka-band network, combined with the reliability of Inmarsat’s flagship FleetBroadband L-band service.

Delivering high data speeds, continuous connectivity and guaranteed performance, the Ka-band service – which is now installed on over 8,000 vessels – sets a new standard for maritime global communications, according to the two companies. Benefits include affordable voice calls, multiple voice options for crew and operations, and high-speed broadband for internet access, plus 24/7 online support. For offshore clients, Fleet Xpress provides added subscription flexibility to meet seasonal and short-term demand changes. 

“Using our combined expertise of Ku-, L- and Ka-bands, we will be well-positioned to meet the individual demands of maritime and offshore customers,” stated Ian Dawkins, CEO at ITC Global. “The agreement will enable us to extract further value from the synergies between our organizations and leverage our mutual technology and product innovations to fully support the operational requirements of customers.”

Related Articles

KVH expands HTS maritime network in Pacific

KVH expands HTS maritime network in Pacific

Rhode Island-based KVH Industries has expanded its mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network to the Pacific Ocean via the Horizons 3e satellite, which is jointly owned by Intelsat and SKY Perfect JSAT. The …

Triton Networking visits Culinary Convenience

Triton Networking visits Culinary Convenience

Triton Networking resumes in 2019 on the third Wednesday in January with Culinary Convenience, the one-stop supply and equipment store for chefs. Celebrating 16 years in business this year, …

Alexseal to host Triton Networking Sept. 18

Alexseal to host Triton Networking Sept. 18

Join us for Triton Networking on the third Wednesday in September [Sept. 18] with Alexseal Yacht Coatings. With U.S. operations based in Charleston, the German paint manufacturer brings its team to …

Nauti-Tech launches satellite Internet service

Nauti-Tech launches satellite Internet service

FMC GlobalSat 4G/LTSAT, available through US-based distributor Nauti-Tech, is a next-generation cellular/VSAT bundle that features the new Kymeta MTenna flat panel antenna, according to a press …

E3 offers unlimited 4G data system with no minimums

Palma-based communications integrator e3 Systems now offers a global data service that delivers 4G data with no minimum commitments, no limits on usage, and coverage around the world, according to a …

MarineMax acquires Fraser

MarineMax acquires Fraser

Clearwater, Florida-based recreational boat and yacht retailer MarineMax has announced an agreement with Italian-based yacht builder Azimut/Benetti Group to acquire yacht brokerage house Fraser, …

Comments

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer the question below to leave a comment. * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.