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...
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),...
Maritime Monday: A Global Network with a Local Face

Maritime Monday: A Global Network with a Local Face

Guest Blogger: Wouter Deknopper, VP & GM Maritime Business When Iridium entered the maritime market well over a decade ago, we understood that our success could only prevail if we built a network of trusted partners around the globe. The catalyst of our growth...
Maritime Monday: Large Antennas – Better, Faster Speeds?

Maritime Monday: Large Antennas – Better, Faster Speeds?

Guest Blogger: Will Kraus, Director, Maritime Business & Product Management Stabilized VSAT antennas come in various dimensions, but typically measure 1m diameter or more. As stabilized VSAT antenna platforms become more standardized in their form factor, there...