World's Smallest Maritime VSAT features new Integrated CommBox Modem – a Breakthrough Streamlined Belowdecks Unit
At 39 cm (15.5 inches) in diameter, TracPhone V3-IP is the world’s smallest maritime VSAT antenna, designed exclusively for the world’s number one maritime VSAT service – Mini-VSAT Broadband. Advanced ArcLight® spread spectrum technology enables compact hardware design and outstanding performance — fast download speeds (up to 2 Mbps), reliable Internet and email, and optimized voice communications. Created for the broadband era and its requirements for onboard networking, TracPhone V3-IP features KVH’s brand new Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM):
- IP-enabled antenna control unit for easy set-up and use
- CommBox Network Manager, for onboard networking, least cost routing, web caching, and more
- ArcLight spread spectrum modem
- Voice over IP (VoIP), Ethernet switch, and Wi-Fi capabilities
- All in one streamlined belowdecks unit, just 2U high
With CommBox built into TracPhone V3-IP's ICM, ship operators have the tools needed to readily manage the increasing use of broadband onboard, while offering access for crew. Plus, the ICM supports KVH’s upcoming IP-MobileCast service – multicasting delivery of movies, sports, news, and more directly to subscribing vessels.
Fast and Affordable End-to-End Solution for Vessels as Small as 30 Ft.
With plans offering airtime rates as low as $0.49 per MB, and phone calls only $0.49 per minute worldwide, TracPhone V3-IP provides an unsurpassed solution from a single provider. KVH manufactures the satellite communications system hardware, operates the Mini-VSAT Broadband network, manages the airtime, and provides 24/7/365 support. This end-to-end solution equips the vessel with a fully stabilized SATCOM system that enables ship operators, crew, and guests to stay connected