Short Message Service (SMS) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow fixed line or mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages.
The ever evolving advances developed by leading engineers of the satellite industry have resulted in capabilities allowing great flexibility to choose the mixture of the various components of a full tracking solution. You now have the advantage of creating the ultimate all around solution fully addressing your diverse requirements and unique needs of your particular environment.
Depending on the quality, you can maximize the functionality of... More
SatCollect is a unique solution for satellite phone subscribers that redefines how satellite calls are made. It simplifies the process and adds a multitude of valued options to the calling experience resulting in a cost savings system that is easy to use.
A traditional phone call to a satellite terminal requires the caller to dial a long satellite number and pay extremely high fees charged by their phone company. If that same caller were to use... More
September 10 is the peak of hurricane season and if you haven’t already, now is the time to evaluate your disaster preparedness and assure you have considered all plans to their full extent.
Studies reveal that more than half of all Americans (approximately 162 million people) live within 50 miles of the coast, and as many as 85 percent of the coastal counties have never experienced a direct hit from a major hurricane.
There is no comfortable... More
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Messaging is often a critical aspect of asset tracking and fleet management for customers across a variety of industries. Timely and secure communication is key to running safe, efficient operations. With GSatTrack, a variety of options for communication are available: two-way communication between users in the field and portal operators; between users in the field and email/SMS contacts; and directly between users in the field, even those using... More
The MCG-101 was designed as an intelligent PBX solution using Iridium to operate as a telephone, Internet portal, GPS device, and SMS terminal. The core of the MCG-101 is a powerful processor with a complete PBX capable of dynamic call functions, and easy customization via a web interface. You can attach equipment or computers via Ethernet, serial, or Industrial CAN bus. The MCG-101 utilizes the latest digital technology which enables the system... More
Iridium Push To Talk (PTT) is a newly commercialized service that is extremely useful for the market, but is also not well understood so lets learn a bit about how it all works.
To start with, Iridium PTT is not a "Nextel" style of phone where you simply push the "key" button and broadcast a message to your group and then go back to normal telephone calls and SMS. The Iridium PTT phone must be booted into one of two modes when it is powered on,... More
The MCG-109 is a fully digital interface to the Iridium network for managing voice, data, SMS, and SBD traffic.
The MCG-109 is a fully digital interface to the Iridium network for managing voice, data, SMS, and SBD traffic. Easily deploy just a few or lots of terminals on the same network, and centrally manage the entire network.
The unit plugs into any computer network and connects via IAX2 to a PBX for voice services, or via a virtual serial port for dial up data, SMS, or SBD services. Also, monitoring the system is easy with network diagnostic tools and desktop software. Integration of satellite technology is finally as simple as plug and play!
A unique solution to allow satellite phone users to select one or many local phone numbers in over 50 different countries that will transparently route to their satellite phone.
SatCollect is a unique solution to allow satellite phone users to select one or many local phone numbers in over 50 different countries that will transparently route to their satellite phone. This results in a saving of up to 90% on call costs when compared to dialling the satellite phone number directly.
Simplify the calling process to a satellite phone
Knowing the country code or the long satellite phone number can create confusion, delays or can discourage calls to a satellite phone. Providing a service similar to what people are comfortable with will encourage more usage.
An intelligent PBX solution using Iridium to operate as a telephone, Internet portal, GPS device and SMS terminal.
The MCG-101 was designed to provide the most powerful and versatile Iridium communications system to offices, remote locations, aircraft, and maritime. The system provides an intelligent solution using the Iridium satellite network to operate as a telephone, internet gateway, intelligent GPS device, send/receive SMS, and attach to other devices through RS232 and ethernet.
The MCG-101 was designed using 100% digital technology. This enables the system to provide clear, true to life audio, and eliminates any internal echo problems. For external interface portions of the system, such an analog POTS telephone, echo cancellation is performed by a hardware echo canceler.
Overall, the MCG-101 is the ultimate Iridium telecommunications system available to fulfill the needs and demands of today’s business, marine, and military needs.