Inmarsat BGAN

Inmarsat BGAN

Take your office to the farthest reaches of the globe with our revolutionalry mobile satellite service.

Inmarsat BGAN (Broadband Global Area Network) marks a quantum leap in mobile satellite services. BGAN is a high-speed satellite IP modem providing the first mobile satellite service integrating voice and broadband data and featuring global accessibility. BGAN delivers broadband data and voice, through a portable device, anywhere on the planet. The BGAN is "always on", meaning that you only pay for data sent and received, not for the time connected.

BGAN Provides:

  • A portable and High-speed satellite IP modem and phone
  • A Lightweight and easy to operate solution
  • Global Coverage

Inmarsat BGAN

Inmarsat BGAN

Inmarsat BGAN is the first mobile satellite service to deliver broadband data and voice simultaneously through one device, to almost anywhere on the planet.

With the successful Inmarsat satellite launches, global satellite coverage is now possible. Coverage now extends almost globaly.

Based on IP technology, BGAN delivers data rates of up to 492 Kbps. The service is accessed via a small, lightweight satellite terminal.

BGAN enables users to remotely access corporate networks using a secure VPN (Virtual Private Network) connection, to send emails, transfer files and access the internet, whilst making a telephone call at the same time.

Who is BGAN for?

BGAN is for anyone who needs to take their office with them on travel to beyond the comfort zone of reliable modern telecoms.

It is for users who need access to key services such as voice, email and Internet, wherever they go – especially where terrestrial networks are poor or non-existent.

Offering global, high-speed voice and broadband data, BGAN is set to be the breakthrough service that takes mobile satellite communications to a new level of performance, usability and geographical reach.

Inmarsat BGAN Terminals

Hughes 9201

The fastest of the BGAN terminals, the HNS 9201 allows you to simultaneously send and receive IP packet and circuit switched data via USB, Ethernet, ISDN and WLAN interfaces over the Inmarsat BGAN satellite network.

The rugged design of the 9201 allows the terminal to be installed outside in extreme weather conditions for extended periods of time. Multiple user support allows your entire team to share a single 9201 simultaneously, providing the site with a broadband local area network.

The terminal’s small size and weight allows you to easily move it from site to site and be connected again within minutes. When you’re at a remote site, sending and receiving the information you need is critical, the 9201 offers a true alternative network that enables corporate teams to communicate their critical information – anywhere, anytime.

  • 492 Kbps IP data (transmit and receive)
  • Allows simultaneous use of all interfaces (Ethernet, USB, ISDN and WLAN)
  • Multi-user capability (up to 11 simultaneous sessions)
  • Selectable quality of service (33k, 64k, 128k or 256k)
  • Full IP compatibility – email, file transfer (FTP), VPN, browsing etc
  • Cost effective “always on” access – only charged for data sent & received

For more price information please contact one of our offices.

Hughes 9201 Specifications

Size/WeightSize: 27. 5 cm x 34.5 x 5.0 cm
Weight: 2.5Kg
Operating Temperature– 25C to + 60C
Storage Temperature– 25C to + 60C
InterfacesEthernet USB WLAN ISND
Relative Humidity95%RH at 40C
WindOperational 25 mph (40Km/h) Survival 100 mph (160Km/h)
What’s in the box?Broadband Satellite IP Terminal and WLAN Access Point
Rechargeable lithium ion battery pack
AC mains power adapter (110-240VAC)
Travel adapter
USB cable
Ethernet cable
ISDN cable
User guide
Installation CD

The Explorer 300 is the smallest and most compact terminal in the Thrane & Thranes range of BGAN products. Offering data speeds up to 384 kbps, the Explorer 300 is the lightest of the series, with a weight of 1.4 kg. The Explorer 300 is designed in a magnesium casing to ensure maximum durability and reliability and is fully IP 54 compliant.

The Explorer 300 is easy to set-up and handle. Point the antenna towards the BGAN satellite and you are on your way to accessing the Internet, your e-mail, voice calls, video conferencing and streaming, corporate servers, and all the other features that Explorer 300 has to offer.

Features include:

  • Simultaneous voice and data communications over BGAN
  • High-speed data transfer up to 384 kbps
  • Seamless global coverage
  • Support for streaming IP at 32, 64 kbps
  • Standard LAN, Bluetooth and phone interfaces
  • Easy system setup and operation
  • Lightweight, splash and dust proof design
  • Robust, reliable and durable design

Thrane and Thrane Explorer 300 Specifications

Size/WeightHeight: 16.8 cm
Width: 21.7 cm
Depth: 5.2 cm
Weight: 1.4Kg (3.1 lbs)
Operating Temperature– 25C to + 55C
Storage Temperature– 40C to + 80C
* Excl. battery
InterfacesBluetooth, LAN and phone interfaces
Relative Humidity95% non-condensing at + 40C
Environmental SpecificationsIP-54 (dust and spray proof in all directions)
What’s in the box?Ethernet cable 2m
Power Cable
Explorer TM 300 / 500 battery
AC / DC adapter 15V, 50W
Getting started kit
DC input range10-16 VDC
Maximum download IP data rateRx: 384 kbps
Maximum upload IP data rateTx: 240 kbps
AC/DC power supplyInput: 100-240VAC, 47-63Hz, 50W
Output: 15VDC
Bluetooth InterfaceVersion 1.2
Max coverage * outdoor: 25m / 82 ft
*performance depends on a wide range of factors and actual usage
Battery and Recharge TimeLithium ion (rechargeable) < 3h
Thrane & Thrane Explorer 500

Essentially a BGAN terminal with integral antenna, the Explorer 500 comes complete with compass for antenna orientation and display for basic functionality. Simply enter your PIN and point the antenna to make and receive phone and fax calls, or even read SMS. Hooking up a data device allows you to manage your phone book, messages and calls, and customise the terminal to your specific needs.

Setting up your Explorer 500 is quick and easy. Just plug in a phone, fax, laptop or PDA, or use the Bluetooth interface, point the antenna towards the BGAN satellite – and you are online. Your private corporate office on the move adds little more than 1kg to your baggage.

If you happen to be sheltered, the optional external antenna can be erected in a convenient location outside.

  • Simultaneous voice & data communications over BGAN
  • High speed data transfer up to 464 Kbps
  • Support for streaming IP at 32, 64, 128 Kbps
  • Standard LAN, USB, Bluetooth and phone/fax interfaces
  • Lightweight yet robust, splash and dust proof design
  • Built-in bluetooth handset charger

Thrane & Thrane Explorer 500 Specifications

Size/WeightHeight: 21.8 cm/8.5 inches
Width: 21.7 cm/8.5 inches
Depth: 5.5 cm/2.1 inches
Standby Time36h
Operating Temperature– 25C to + 55C
Storage Temperature– 40C to + 80C
Power RequirementsDC Input range: 10-16VDC
InterfacesLAN
USB
Bluetooth
Phone/Fax
Environmental ConditionsWater and Dust (Ingress Protection)
IP 54
Power ConsumptionStandby mode: 0.6W (typical)
Transmit mode: 14W (typical)
During charing: 38W max
Relative Humidity95% non-condensing at +40C
Frequency RangeTransmit: 1626.5 – 1660.5MHz
Receive: 1525.0 – 1559.0MHz
What’s in the box?Ethernet cable 2m
Power Cable
Explorer TM 300 / 500 battery
AC / DC adapter 15V, 50W
Getting started kit

The Explorer 700 is the fastest of the three series of Thrane &Thrane BGANs with access to the highest bandwidth of up to 492 kbps. This design also allows simultaneous admittance to multiple users with a specially designed antenna and environmental protection, providing persistent functionality.

Explorer 700 is a vital development in satellite communications and will be of great assistance to anyone that is dependent on relaying information fast under any condition. With this terminal you will be able to have access to the Internet, your e-mail, fax, voice calls, voice conferencing and streaming, corporate servers and all the other features the Explorer 700 has to offer.

Features include:

  • Simultaneous voice and data communications over BGAN
  • Full duplex, single or multi-user, up to 492 kbps
  • Support for streaming IP at 32, 64, 128, 256 kbps
  • Seamless global coverage
  • Integral DHCP/NAT wireless router
  • ISDN compatibility
  • Built-in web server allowing you to manage your phone book, messages and calls, and customize the terminal to your specific needs
  • Solar panel direct interface
  • Detachable lightweight antenna with integral transceiver stand and transceiver-to-antenna range in excess of 70m/230ft
  • Compact portable unit, sturdy and reliable construction
  • Humidity, dust, weather and temperature-resistant design
  • Rapid deployment and takedown

Thrane and Thrane Explorer 700 Specifications

Operating Temperature– 25C to + 55C
Storage Temperature– 40C to + 80C
* Excl. battery
Relative Humidity95% non-condensing at + 40C
Environmental SpecificationsWater and dust (Ingress Protection)
IP-52- transceiver
IP 66-antenna
What’s in the box?HPA/Transceiver cable
E700 10m cable ABU-BDU
Ethernet cable 2m
Power Cable
USB A-B male cable 1, 8m black
BGAN Pro Battery Pack
TT-3703A Antenna
Explorer 700 Transceiver
AC / DC adapter 19V, 65W
Getting started kit
DC input range10-32 VDC
Maximum download IP data rateRx: 492 kbps*
Maximum upload IP data rateTx: 492 kbps*
AC/DC power supplyInput: 100-240VAC, 47-63Hz, 50W
Output: 19VDC
Battery and Recharge TimeLithium ion (rechargeable)
2h 30min
WeightTotal: (incl. battery): 3.2Kg (7.0 lbs)
SizeTotal: H: 29.0 cm / W: 39.9 cm / D: 5.1 cm
Inmarsat BGAN Coverage

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