She said the decision to lease additional BGANs
was prompted by the letter sent by Smartmatic regarding the need for additional units to be used for the transmission of voting results.
Such services, and features include an onsite satellite phone, and BGAN
repair centre, of which the reliability of is already known as one of the best in the business.
While wireless computer networks [intranet] are not likely to cause any problem if detected, discovery of BGAN
usage for Internet access would be catastrophic.
Our goal is to help BGAN
be the highly flexible, capable and reliable communications network customers turn to every day, over an extended time period, not just in times of emergency or crisis.
The Hughes 9202 BGAN
land portable satellite terminal continues a strong Hughes tradition of innovation ahead of the competition, and is proving its value in the field every day," said Graham Avis, vice president of Hughes San Diego.
As a laptop-sized device, BGAN
is ideal for the roving journalist to take on field assignments, particularly those embedded with the world's militaries or travelling to harsh environments," says Schalkwijk.
0 software is that it allows users to deliver full-screen broadcast-quality live videos through Inmarsat BGAN
X-Stream service, which offers a guaranteed IP-connection from 384 to 450 kbps.
Inmarsat introduced higher streaming rates on the BGAN
X-Stream earlier in 2009 to meet an increased demand from the media sector.
The solution is a synergy of IP-VPN and satellite technologies that marries four communication services -- BGAN
(Broadband Global Area Network) for mobile connectivity, satellite IP for land-based remote communications, maritime VSAT for maritime communications and ConnectPlus IP-VPN for other global business locations.
The group said growth in BGAN
and strong demand for its maritime and aeronautical services gave it confidence for progress in 2007.
The SecureComms VoIP service supports up to four simultaneous secure calls per 64 kbps of bandwidth using Secure Telephone Unit, Secure Terminal Equipment and Future Narrowband Digital Terminal/Secure Communication Interoperability Protocol devices, as well as data over a variety of satellite platforms, including Inmarsat GAN and BGAN
, and VSAT.
The first phase of BGAN
is the Regional Broadband Global Area Network (R-BGAN
), which is already available to almost all of North and Central Africa, Central Asia, the Middle East, the Indian sub-continent, Western Australia and Europe (although, curiously, only a small part of the UK).