Using satellite communications to transform tracking and monitoring

Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. will be demonstrating how affordable and reliable satellite communications are transforming tracking and monitoring on land and at sea at Intermodal Europe 2015 in Hamburg Messe, Germany (November 17 – 19).

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Orbcomm and Inmarsat to form strategic alliance to collaborate on M2M opportunities

Rochelle Park, New Jersey, USA – Orbcomm Inc., a leading global provider of M2M solutions and Inmarsat, a leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, have announced a strategic alliance to collaborate on joint product development and distribution to address the needs of the rapidly growing satellite M2M market. In addition, they will investigate

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Satellite-based communications node shipments for smart grids will quadruple by 2020, says Pike Research

Boulder, Colorado, USA (BUSINESS WIRE) — While alternative communications options are generally more practical and cost-effective for home area and neighbourhood area network smart grid applications, sometimes satellite communication is not only viable it may even be the only alternative.

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Applied Satellite Technology and Active Web Solutions partner to deliver global satellite-based M2M platform

Ipswich, UK. October 24, 2012 — UK-based Applied Satellite Technology Ltd. (AST) and Active Web Solutions Ltd. (AWS) have joined forces to deliver a global satellite-based M2M platform, AST iX.

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Inmarsat picks Hughes to develop M2M terminal

Inmarsat has selected Hughes Network Systems to develop a machine-to-machine (M2M) terminal for its BGan service.

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Satellite communications: Bringing the hospital to you

As remote monitoring and interactive services involving consultants and their patients increase, today’s fast-emerging world of telemedicine is seeing some exciting developments, writes Massimo Marcotulli, Business Development Director, Southern Europe, Hughes Europe.

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M2M helps Iridium hit 500,000 subscribers

The emerging M2M market is the primary reason behind Iridium’s growth to reach the half a million billable subscriber milestone this week.

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Digi adds Iridium satellite connectivity to ConnectPort X5 R rugged gateway

Ilkley, W Yorkshire, UK. September 2011 – Digi International has announced that its ConnectPort® X5 R is now certified to use the Iridium (NASDAQ: IRDM) satellite network for global, two-way, low-latency data communications.

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Satellite modem aids M2M on Inmarsat

Quake Global’s Q-Pro satellite data M2M modem has been introduced for use on the Inmarsat network.

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Stratos to target oil and gas markets with Isatdata Pro

Stratos Global has become the first Inmarsat distribution partner for Isatdata Pro products and service following an agreement with Sky Wave Mobile Communications, and its first target will be M2M services for the oil and gas industries.

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Satellite M2M service provides increased data rate

A significant increase in payload capacity compared with other satellite-based M2M services in the market is claimed for Isatdata Pro from Inmarsat and Sky Wave Mobile Communications.

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Partnership provides monitoring for diesel and natural gas

Field Intelligence has partnered with Controls to provide global monitoring for the multi-billion dollar diesel and natural gas engine market using Orbcomm’s satellite communications services.

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