Palma de Mallorca – 25 September, 2018: Palma-based e3 Systems, the global superyacht communications provider, today announced they have been awarded TIER 1 Value Added Reseller (VAR) status by Inmarsat for two of its flagship services, Fleet Xpress and FleetBroadband.
Inmarsat is a pioneer of mobile satellite communications and Fleet Xpress and FleetBroadband are setting new standards in maritime communications. Technical support for connections through these services will be provided by e3’s Support Operation Centre, with the full back-up of Inmarsat’s Network Operations Centre.
“We have been working with Inmarsat for many years and are delighted that our service and support has been recognised by being awarded Tier 1 status. We have been supplying these market-leading services for a number of years and they are a natural fit to our portfolio of communications solutions for yachting clients. They are perfect for customers who travel globally, want to get off the beaten track, and require a stable, reliable connection particularly where conventional services do not reach,” explained Roger Horner, Group MD at e3.
e3 will be in the Monaco Yacht Show, Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show and the Superyacht Pavilion at METS where they will be delighted to provide further information about all Inmarsat’s services. Inmarsat will be at the Monaco Show and will be co-sponsoring e3’s VIP Party on-board White Rose of Drachs during the Show.
“e3 has been a long-standing Inmarsat partner and has vast experience in the large yacht market with a talented team of specialists to support the evolving needs of yacht owners, crew and passengers,” said Drew Brandy, SVP, Market Strategy, Inmarsat Maritime.
“Fleet Xpress is more than just a satellite communications service, the double award winning service is powering a data revolution, bringing unrivalled efficiency for large yachts and communication benefits to crew and passengers. We are setting a new standard in maritime communications and we’re excited e3 is joining our Fleet Xpress and FleetBroadband partner network.”
e3 is a leading communications integrator and solutions provider for the marine industry. The company connects yachts globally through a diverse portfolio of communication systems including its HYBRID solution which synchronises VSAT, Inmarsat, Iridium, 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi. In addition, it provides an extensive suite of services covering cyber security and training, IT and networks, data management, content provision and a unique, full vessel Support Operations Centre. e3 is the exclusive superyacht distribution partner for Kymeta communications solutions. The company operates from the Mediterranean and the USA with partners worldwide. It is part of the marine electronics group grupoarbulu.
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Inmarsat is the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services. Since 1979, Inmarsat has been providing reliable voice and high-speed data communications to governments, enterprises and other organisations, with a range of services that can be used on land, at sea or in the air. Inmarsat operates around the world, with a presence in the major ports and centres of commerce on every continent. Inmarsat is listed on the London Stock Exchange (ISAT.L).
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