Plugging the wireless communication gap with Inmarsat CEO Rupert Pierce

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The idea of heterogenous communication networks deploying different architectures and technologies in one complementary mesh is still a revolutionary concept. But according to Rupert Pearce, the CEO of mobile satellite communications industry leader and pioneer Inmarsat, this is already the direction which the growing digital society is taking. Seeing best-of-breed terrestrial mobile, WiFi, and satellite technologies working together will provide …

Globalstar selects CSG As Revenue, Customer Management Solution Provider for 2nd Generation Service

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CSG International (NASDAQ: CSGS), a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, today announced that Globalstar (NYSE MKT: GSAT), a leading international provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, has selected CSG as the revenue and customer management solution provider for its second-generation service launch in the first half of 2016. Globalstar’s advanced second-generation satellite constellation and …

Globalstar Says 2015 Another Record Year for SPOT Activations

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Globalstar, Inc., (NYSE: GSAT) announces that 2015 was another record year for SPOT activations in Europe. In addition, 41 customers were rescued last year in Europe, Middle East and Africa, thanks to SPOT’s SOS functionality. This figure excludes rescues handled by VARs and other third parties. SPOT delivers affordable, location-based messaging and life-saving emergency notification technology to tens of thousands of EMEA …

Is INMARSAT The Next Apple?

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Over 35 years after eighty-six countries came together to found Inmarsat with a maritime safety mandate, the London-headquartered mobile communications company continues to innovate and contribute to global connectivity through its network of satellites. Recently, the company launched its I-5 F3 satellite, the third of four new satellites that will help bring global commercial coverage of Inmarsat’s new Global Xpress …

Component Issue Delays Iridium Next Launches by Four Months

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PARIS — Mobile satellite services provider Iridium Communications on Oct. 29 said the inaugural launch of its second-generation constellation had slipped again and now will not occur before April. The delay, from December, will automatically push the second launch — of 10 satellites on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket — back by four months, to August. Iridium’s insurers want the …