GSATTrack.com: Certified to Support Iridium Extreme

(Press Release)
Friday, September 16, 2011

Global Satellite Engineering (GSE) announced that GSatTrack.com, its online satellite and GSM tracking and mapping portal, which has been certified to support the new Iridium Extreme phone. GSatTrack.com enables organizations to merge together all types of tracking equipment, including the Iridium Extreme, into one easy to use multilingual platform. The new Iridium Extreme satellite phone is the most rugged handset on the market, and is the smallest and lightest model from Iridium. It meets Military Standard 810F for durability and features the first dedicated, two-way emergency SOS button on a satellite phone. GSatTrack.com leverages Iridium Extreme’s fully integrated GPS and location-based technology, enabling organizations the ability to locate users anywhere on the surface of the planet. “We developed GSatTrack.com specifically for use with the Iridium Extreme,” said Jeff Palmer, Director of Global Satellite Engineering.  “All the features for the new handheld are compatible with our software platform, which enables organizations the ability to locate, monitor and track users, globally. GSatTrack.com is built on next-generation web applications, enabling faster response and greater interaction from the desktop.”

“Together with partners like Global Satellite Engineering, we’re introducing more than just a satellite phone,” said Joel Thompson, vice president, product management.  “We’re putting the power of Iridium’s furthest reaching network into the hands of people and organizations everywhere – making it possible for them to locate, track and monitor their employees or loved ones from even the most remote locations around the globe.” GSatTrack.com supports the following features for the Iridium Extreme:

• Assign devices to one or more groups and monitor the activity of multiple devices at the same time on the same map
• “Geofencing” to enable administrators to set user boundaries 
• Display the history of any device or group of devices
• Inbound and outbound text messaging
• Push canned messages to the handset
• Message history
• Send email messages from the handset to an email recipient and to forward reply messages back to the handset
• SOS support generates a visual popup on the portal, sends Email, and/or SMS
• Push an emergency call recipient
• Remote ping
• Set GPS reporting frequency
• Request remote diagnostics such as battery status

 www.gsattrack.com  

Maritime Reporter June 2015 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

People & Company News

SUNY Maritime College Names ABS Chairs

The State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College has selected Dr. Richard Burke and Dr. Christopher Clott as its inaugural ABS chairs following a comprehensive

Austal Starts Next US Littoral Combat Ship

Austal and the U.S. Navy held a keel-laying ceremony today for the future USS Manchester (LCS 14), marking the first significant milestone in its construction.

Conference to Delve into Hybrid Power & Propulsion

The first international Hybrid Marine Power & Propulsion Conference will be held at the RNLI Lifeboat College, Poole UK from October 6-8, 2015.   Shock Mitigation

Marine Electronics

DPE is New Majority Shareholder in INTERSCHALT

Deutsche Private Equity GmbH (DPE) is set to become the new majority shareholder in INTERSCHALT maritime systems AG, the maritime software and services provider

Germany Lobbies for India's Submarine Project

Germany is hopeful in bagging multi-billion-dollar Indian submarine project for building six conventional submarines, says a PTI report.   German Ambassador

MarineNav Debuts Rack Mount Computers Range

MarineNav has launched a new range of rack mounted computers, available now in Europe through distributor Eurotask. The X1 Standard and X1 Fanless rack mounted

Communication

DPE is New Majority Shareholder in INTERSCHALT

Deutsche Private Equity GmbH (DPE) is set to become the new majority shareholder in INTERSCHALT maritime systems AG, the maritime software and services provider

World-Link, Inmarsat Sign Communications Deal

Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has signed an agreement with World-Link Communications, Inc., appointing the satellite

Smart DC Grids to Revolutionize on Board Power Networks

As we see the introduction of storage and renewable energy sources on board ships, a new design philosophy for the electrical power networks is required, especially

SatCom

World-Link, Inmarsat Sign Communications Deal

Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has signed an agreement with World-Link Communications, Inc., appointing the satellite

Inmarsat Join Forces with World-Link

Inmarsat has signed an agreement with World-Link Communications, Inc. appointing the innovative satellite services provider as a Partner for FleetBroadband, serving the maritime market globally.

Online at Sea: Cruise Company Debuts Social Media Flat Fee

The advent of broadband at sea continues to expand, as German cruis brand AIDA introduces a flat-fee for social media networks onboard its ships.   AIDA Cruises

 
 
Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Security Offshore Oil Pod Propulsion Salvage Ship Electronics Ship Repair Ship Simulators Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.2589 sec (4 req/sec)