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Month: August 2017

Global skills shortage putting IoT development at risk

30 August 2017: A significant proportion of global enterprises lack Internet of Things (IoT) skills, which risks jeopardising the success of their deployments and the security of their data, according to the latest research from Inmarsat. As part of Inmarsat’s

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GX Aviation installations certified on Qatar Airways’ Boeing aircraft fleet

29 August 2017: Inmarsat has obtained a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for GX Aviation retrofit installations on Qatar Airways’ Boeing 777 aircraft. The milestone follows an announcement in June that Qatar Airways will be the first Middle Eastern megacarrier to

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USAID Oceans and Inmarsat promote sustainable fishing

29 August 2017: The United States Agency for International Development’s Oceans and Fisheries Partnership (USAID Oceans) and Inmarsat have launched a partnership to improve traceability and promote sustainable fishing in Southeast Asia. The USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia’s Regional

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High speed inflight Wi-Fi adds to luxury private jet experience

18 August 2017: Guests on exclusive private jet expeditions can now experience the fastest in-flight Wi-Fi available as they tour the world. TCS World Travel, which specialises in luxury trips by air, has installed Inmarsat partner Rockwell Collins’ CabinConnect system

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Fleet One brings connectivity benefits to smaller vessels

17 August 2017: Inmarsat’s role in enabling a global digital society is illustrated by the take-up of maritime service Fleet One, specifically designed to bring satellite communications into the reach of smaller vessels. Until recently, connectivity at sea was affordable

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VIP aircraft world test flight demonstrates seamless connectivity of Global Xpress

02 August 2017: Inmarsat has successfully completed its Global Xpress ‘Around the World’ test flight on a Gulfstream IV aircraft from 5-11 June 2017. The exercise covered more than 25,000 miles and demonstrated the ability of Global Xpress to deliver

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Inmarsat puts digitalisation at heart of London International Shipping Week

01 August 2017: The pivotal role of connectivity will come into sharp focus at London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17), in a series of Inmarsat seminars probing the impact of digitalisation on shipping, cyber security and safety at sea. LISW17

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Skills gap could act as a brake on IoT innovation in the energy sector

01 August 2017: According to independent research commissioned by Inmarsat, energy companies must upskill current employees and/or embark on recruitment drives if they are to successfully deploy Internet of Things (IoT) technology to drive innovation, efficiency, and increased productivity. The

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