Tag: Tags: cost comparisons, Inmarsat, IsatPhone, Satellite Airtime
7 Surprising Ways XGate Will Save You Money
XGate makes satellite communications fast, efficient, and easy. But it can also save you a ton of money! Here’s how. 1) Compression, Compression, Compression XGate uses the most advanced and effective compression on the planet to get your data down […]Read More
Iridium Pilot Satellite Airtime Budget for Cruising
One of the questions we often get asked is what Iridium Pilot airtime plan is best for low-usage cruising? Because Iridium Pilot has an incredible array of airtime options available, it’s often difficult to determine what plan would work best […]Read More
7 Ways To Share Your Marine Satellite Internet (And Not Break the Bank)
With satellite broadband terminals like Iridium Pilot, Inmarsat FleetBroadband, and VSAT Mini-V3, satellite internet access is possible – and affordable! – while at sea. But satellite being satellite, it’s not like you’re paying $50 a month for unlimited broadband. Satellite is […]Read More
Satellite BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Explained In New Guide At GMN
Guide Details How To Bring Your Own Device (Smartphone, Tablet Or Computer) To Access Satellite Voice, Email, Web, Weather, Social Media And Blogging Services Maryville, TN (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 GMN, the leader in advancing satellite data speeds and services, […]Read More
Iridium GO! or Aurora: Which is the Better Choice for Satellite WiFi?
Iridium GO! or Aurora? Both are Iridium WiFi hotspots to turn your cellphone into your satellite phone. Both give you the ability to make VoIP-to-Analog phone calls with your smartphone. Both have tracking capabilities, email, and social media. Which one […]Read More
Is WeatherNet or Free GRIB Files Cheaper Over Satellite Phones?
One of the most frequent questions we receive is how to get weather information while out at sea. If you’re looking at how exactly to get the weather, here’s a blog post on how to get GRIB files to your iPhone, iPad, […]Read More
Credit Card Processing Over Satellite: Equipment, Airtime, and Cost
Do you sell items on a cruise ship? How about out on safari or hunting trips? Or gone to a trade show in a remote area and needed to run credit cards in real-time? Credit card processing is increasingly necessary […]Read More
HF Radio vs. Satellite Phones: What is Really “Free”?
One of our most popular blog posts is a discussion of HF Radio vs. Satellite Phones. The information is still solid (and the conclusions the same), but more than a year and a half have passed since we wrote that […]Read More