Maritime Monday: All You Can Eat? What About the Size of the Plate?

Maritime Monday: All You Can Eat? What About the Size of the Plate?

Guest Blogger: Wouter Deknopper, VP & GM Maritime Business “All You Can Eat” plans give a simple proposition to ship owners and operators. Pay monthly for your hardware and airtime, and “eat” as much data as you can. But what if your unlimited buffet is served...
Maritime Monday: Ever Met Mr. Bill Shock?

Maritime Monday: Ever Met Mr. Bill Shock?

Guest Blogger: Dan Rooney, Director of Maritime Business Did you ever receive a mobile phone bill that was significantly higher than expected? Your invoice should be a fixed amount each month, but there are unexpected charges on top. The memories of the previous...
Maritime Monday: A Question of Time

Maritime Monday: A Question of Time

Guest Blogger: Will Kraus, Director, Maritime Business & Product Management Frequently, maritime service providers will talk about bandwidth – bigger bandwidth equals a better user experience. Whilst some of this is true, latency can have a more dramatic...
First-Time Adventurer: Biking

First-Time Adventurer: Biking

Join us this Fall in getting out and trying new adventures! Not sure where to start? We’ve got some tips for you. With the holidays and winter rapidly approaching, now is the perfect time to get out and take advantage of the cool crisp air before it gets too cold to...
Q&A with eXXpedition Founder Emily Penn

Q&A with eXXpedition Founder Emily Penn

Spotlight: Global Marine Networks (GMN) and Iridium partner together to provide communications infrastructure for the ‘eXXpedition North Pacific’ If you have been following the Iridium blog, you may know that Iridium provided connectivity support for the eXXpedition...
Maritime Monday: Redefining Global as Truly Global

Maritime Monday: Redefining Global as Truly Global

Guest Blogger: Kyle Hurst, Director of Iridium Maritime Safety & Security Services Every market uses a certain vocabulary. The maritime connectivity market is no different. Besides many regulatory acronyms such as Long-Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT),...
Join Us in Celebrating as #IridiumTurns20

Join Us in Celebrating as #IridiumTurns20

Twenty years ago, Iridium announced to the world that its innovative satellite network was available for commercial use! Initially launched to service satellite phones and pagers, the Iridium network would allow anyone to communicate from anywhere. Since November 1,...
My Visit to Iridium

My Visit to Iridium

Guest Blogger: Ira Mollay, World’s Greatest Iridium Flare Catcher Two years ago, I barely knew what a satellite was, did not care about the space industry and was angry at Iridium: I had found out that they would take my beloved Iridium Flares away. But then I...