Iridium’s next generation service to be available in second quarter of 2017
Higher bandwidth and better connectivity is the focus of Iridium’s new service offering, which will roll out in the second quarter of 2017. Speaking with Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide (www.hellenicshippingnews.com), Mr. Brian Pemberton, Vice President & General Manager, Aviation and Maritime Business at Iridium, provided a useful insight on Iridium’s plans for the future.
According to Mr. Pemberton, Iridium is currently in process of becoming compliant with Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS), while also it’s actively working towards securing its products from potential cyber threats, as it is expected to remain in the forefront of everybody’s minds for the years to come.
Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide