Vizada Launches SkyFile Service Update
[Satellite TODAY 10-22-09] Vizada has launched SkyFile Mail 7.5, an updated version of its e-mail service for crew members to use on board maritime ships, the company announced Oct. 21.
The new version offers crew members an opportunity to prepay for their communications services. Vizada’s MyMail feature creates a prepaid email account with a personal username and password and use it on different ships. Crew members buy fixed amounts of communications credit on a Vizada Universal Card to make voice calls and send emails and text messages once the SkyFile 7.5 software is installed on the PC on board.
The SkyFile Mail messaging software can be used in prepaid mode with Inmarsat and Iridium mobile satellite terminals.
Vizada Launches Internet Start IP Service in Middle East, Africa Satellite Today October 12, 2009
Vizada Networks expanded its connectivity services portfolio to include its Internet Start next-generation broadband IP service in the Middle East and Africa, the company announced.
Global Satellite Launches Thuraya XT Handset Satellite Today September 24, 2009
[Satellite TODAY 09-24-09] Global Satellite USA has launched the Thuraya XT rugged handset with broadband service on Thuraya’s satellite network, Global Satellite announced Sept. 23.
Vizada, CLS Provide LRIT Tracking to EMSA Satellite Today August 18, 2009
[Satellite TODAY 08-18-09] Vizada and CLS, an environmental monitoring and maritime security services provider, have partnered to provide International Maritime Organization (IMO)-compliant long-range identification and tracking (LRIT) to the…