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NATO Deploys Marine IOT Devices With Help From Globalstar

NATO Deploys Marine IOT Devices With Help From Globalstar

12/11/2018

Scientists from NATO‘s Science and Technology Organization (NATO STO) are deploying an Internet of Things (IOT) solution using Globalstar satellite communications, including Spot Trace. Read More >
Sierra Wireless solar powered satellite asset tracking service enables reliable disaster response

Sierra Wireless solar powered satellite asset tracking service enables reliable disaster response

12/11/2018

Sierra Wireless’ managed asset tracking service uses Globalstar’s SmartOne Solar device to provide satellite connectivity when cellular service is unavailable, enabling emergency response agencies to connect, track and manage thousands of relief assets when it matters most Read More >
Globalstar’s Spot Devices Surpass Billion Messages Transmitted

Globalstar’s Spot Devices Surpass Billion Messages Transmitted

11/20/2018

Spot, a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar and a provider of satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, revealed that Spot has reached a new milestone, surpassing one billion messages transmitted and more than 6,100 rescue incidents initiated worldwide. Spot is a satellite communications device, and has a growing base of subscribers located around the world. Read More >
Globalstar in Covington reports third-quarter $9 million profit

Globalstar in Covington reports third-quarter $9 million profit

11/1/2018

Satellite communications company Globalstar Inc. in Covington reported third-quarter net income of $9 million, or 1 cent per share, compared with $52.4 million, or 4 cents per share, a year ago. Read More >
Now You Can Send Texts from the Woods, Even Without Service

Now You Can Send Texts from the Woods, Even Without Service

10/11/2018

Among our fears of entering the wilderness — bears, snakes, witches — getting stranded is perhaps the most rational. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it can be disastrous. Thankfully, there are a host of companies making GPS-enabled devices to prevent precisely that scenario, and serve as SOS beacons should things go awry. Read More >
A Globalstar Focus: Spot On...How SATCOM is keeping forest workers safe...

A Globalstar Focus: Spot On...How SATCOM is keeping forest workers safe...

10/2/2018

As forestry organizations look to safeguard employees, including firefighters and other first responders, they are increasingly turning to satellite solutions. Read More >
Major Swiss Mountain Bike Event Deploys Globalstar SPOT Technology

Major Swiss Mountain Bike Event Deploys Globalstar SPOT Technology

8/3/2018

Globalstar’s SPOT satellite technology will be playing a key role in a major European sporting event, the company announced August 2. Globalstar Europe Satellite Services confirmed that the Perskindol Swiss Epic mountain bike race will be relying on Globalstar’s satellite network and SPOT GPS satellite messengers for tracking and safety. Read More >
Globalstar Launches Automotive Team to Connectivity to Autonomous Vehicles

Globalstar Launches Automotive Team to Connectivity to Autonomous Vehicles

3/15/2018

According to a recent announcement, Globalstar, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has launched Globalstar Automotive, a newly formed division to support future connected and autonomous vehicles and intelligent transport. With more than 600 million connected vehicles expected to be on the road by 2025 and with the market for automotive connectivity projected to increase to $103 billion by 2030, Globalstar seeks to leverage its two-way global and broadcast capable network to assist automakers to comply with the latest safety regulations, deliver over-the-air (OTA) software updates, increase location accuracy and improve reliability for autonomous vehicle operation.

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Globalstar Satellite Technology to Combat North Sea Pollution

Globalstar Satellite Technology to Combat North Sea Pollution

3/15/2018

Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. and satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies provider, announced  that SPOT Trace and Globalstar satellite communications are helping researchers at the University of Oldenburg in Germany better understand and combat plastic pollution in the North Sea. A team from the University’s Institute of Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment is studying the movement of floating plastic pollution to get a clear picture of the drift patterns. PhD student Jens Meyerjürgens explains: “We embed low-cost satellite trackers into floating buoys which provide a wealth of information on the movement of plastics on the sea’s surface. This helps us understand how plastic debris moves and how it is affected by the complex interaction of wind, current and tides.” Read More >
Globalstar : Woodland Managers in Sweden Choose Globalstar's SPOT Gen3 to Enhance Safety for Forest Rangers and Hydro-electricity Staff

Globalstar : Woodland Managers in Sweden Choose Globalstar's SPOT Gen3 to Enhance Safety for Forest Rangers and Hydro-electricity Staff

3/5/2018

Dublin, Ireland - Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. and the leader in satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, announces that Orsa Besparingsskog, a company which manages a range of forestry, commercial and recreational activities in the vast woodlands of Sweden's Orsa region, has selected SPOT Gen3® to improve safety for forest-based workers and hydro-electricity personnel. Read More >