Inmarsat plc 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 organizations, with a range of services that can be used on land, at sea or in the air. Inmarsat employs around 1,600 staff in more than 60 locations 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 (LSE:ISAT.L).
Inmarsat current fleet of 11-satellites already provides seamless mobile voice and data communications around the world, enabling users to make phone calls or connect to the internet – whenever and wherever they need – on land, at sea or in the air. All the Inmarsat satellites fly in geosynchronous orbit 37,786 km above the Earth and are controlled from Inmarsat headquarters in London via ground stations located around the globe. The Inmarsat-4 satellites established the world’s first global 3G network in 2009.
Inmarsat and IEC Telecom: a long-lasting relationship
Inmarsat and IEC Telecom Group have a strong relationship since many years now. Since 2011, IEC Telecom is Gold service provider of Inmarsat products and solutions. IEC Telecom Group and Inmarsat have together a strong common heritage providing the most innovative satellite-based telecommunications solutions for land and maritime users.
This relationship was strengthened in 2014 when Inmarsat appointed IEC Telecom as Value-Added Reseller of its new global Ka-band network Global Xpress. Global Xpress is the world’s first globally available Ka-band, high-speed mobile broadband satellite network. Integrated seamlessly with Inmarsat’s current L-band network, Global Xpress will ensure reliable communications regardless of the location.