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Inmarsat sets the standard in maritime communications with the world’s most advanced commercial global mobile satellite network. With a rich heritage spanning more than 35 years, Inmarsat enables the maritime industry to stay connected with its highly-reliable broadband satellite network and its range of leading voice and data services. Driving innovation in communications, Inmarsat is continually investing in new technology to shape the future of the connected ship and build maritime communities. When it matters most, thousands of vessels depend on Inmarsat to enhance operational efficiency, promote crew welfare and maximise safety at sea.
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Founded in 2010, ASPIDA, a pioneer in Maritime Security, is an organisation managing risk in the maritime and energy sectors. The evolving risk profile faced by shipping due to the digitalisation of the industry, combined with our natural drive to innovate, led us to the creation of our Cyber Security Division. Combining existing maritime risk tools and methodologies with information security proficiency, ASPIDA is recognised as a global leader in Maritime Cyber Security. Our Cyber Division can provide state-of-the-art, user friendly and cost efficient solutions appropriate for every ship management company. 

We have the most extensive maritime-specific portfolio of cybersecurity services, including cyber risk management services (vessel cybersecurity assessment, security audit & gap analysis, ethical hacking), Managed Security Services (provided by a fully manned 24/7/365 Information Security Operations Center), Accredited Training, advisory on Governance & Compliance, and Digital Forensics to the ship and the office thus covering all 3 pillars of cyber security; people, procedures and technology

Our flagship product, the award winning nemesis, is an innovative managed security solution developed in-house by ASPIDA, enabling monitoring and prompt discovery of cyber threats on vessels. Easy to deploy and extremely cost effective, Nemesis was designed from scratch to address all inherent problems of providing information security on a vessel.
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Speedcast

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Speedcast International Ltd (ASX: SDA) is the largest provider of remote communications and IT services in the world. Speedcast’s fully managed service is delivered via a leading global, multi-access-technology, multi-band and multi-orbit network of 70+ satellites and an interconnecting global terrestrial network, bolstered by extensive on the ground local support from 40+ countries. This global “network of networks” allows customers to entirely rely on the most robust, integrated infrastructure available in the market for their mission-critical applications. Speedcast is uniquely positioned as a strategic business partner, tailoring communications, IT and digital solutions to meet unique customer needs and enable business transformation. Speedcast extends its managed services through differentiated technology offerings including cyber-security, crew welfare, content solutions, data and voice applications and network systems integration services. With a passionate customer focus and a strong safety culture, Speedcast serves over 10,000 maritime and offshore assets around the world.
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Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defense and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of $15.5 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex requirements. 
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World-Link Communications, Inc. is a vibrant, fast growing maritime satellite communications company known for delivering first-class satellite communication systems to vessel owners and managers across the world. The Company, founded in 1989, is based in Framingham, Massachusetts and has offices around the world. 

World-Link Communications is a systems and networks integrator, working with different satellite operators to deliver an end-to-end communications and network capability for vessels at sea. The company operates and owns communications hubs, based on Inmarsat and VSAT technologies. World-Link is an Inmarsat Distribution Partner, ISO 9001:2008 certified, and has distribution agreements with the major satellite operators and equipment manufacturers. 

World-Link tailors its services to unique requirements of individual ship-owners, operators and crew members. The Company serves more than 1800 vessels worldwide. World-Link serves the entire maritime vertical including fleets of VLCCs, Container Ships, Research Vessels, Fishing Fleets, Oil and Gas support vessels. 

World-Link has been the recipient of numerous industry awards for innovation. The company has launched a series of value-added services. World-Link develops its own software and hardware, and integrates systems to deliver communications’ management, control and network security solutions as well as infrastructure applications including e-mail, anti-virus, and operational forms.
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EPSCO-RA delivers a customized managed cyber security service for the global maritime community. With expertise in maritime and cyber security services spanning over twenty-five years, Epsco-Ra offers an adaptive and highly effective 24/7 network security managed solution, serviced by our team of certified cyber security experts and engineers.

Recent events have demonstrated how critical cyber security is for the shipping industry. Epsco-Ra Security Systems undertakes assistance both on-site and remotely, to support handling your incident end to end. From acquisition and analysis through mitigation and expert testimony, Epsco-ra is there to assist every step of the way.

As industry leaders, Epsco-Ra provides security assurance through a combination of Data and Behavioural Analysis.  With a proven track record facilitating maritime companies, Epsco-Ra offers cost effective cyber security management practices in line with industry operations.

The Epsco-Ra Maritime Cyber Security System includes: Network Monitoring, Security Information and Event Management (SEIM), next generation Firewalls, Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Management, Reporting, System Maintenance and updates. Incident response and recovery services are offered, designed to dramatically improve your office and fleet network data security for a safer maritime future.

Let’s meet the maritime cyber security demands of the 21st century.

Contact us to discus all your maritime cyber security requirements:   
Tel: +357 25 733091 or info@epsco-ra.com           

EPSCO-RA  Maritime Cyber Security Solutions
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GTMaritime – Enabling Essential Communications At Sea
GTMaritime specialises in providing leading maritime Solutions and Services that ensure Maritime Business Operability, 365 days a year, with a dedicated 24/7 Support team.

Our solutions include e-mail, anti-virus protection and data file transfer, as well as crew communications and welfare solutions helping keep crew in touch with friends and family whilst at sea.  

All backed up by a market leading infrastructure, unrivalled 24-hour customer support, every day of the year - from UK and Singapore offices, and an established, growing network of resellers and partners around the world.

WHEREVER YOU ARE, WE ARE….
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Port-IT has over 25 years of experience in all kinds of land mobile and maritime communication and IT solutions. Our experience in the maritime industry makes us a suitable business partner for your IT demands. Port-IT can fulfill all your Maritime IT needs and with our extensive range of security products and knowledge we will always try to reach the upmost level of customer satisfaction. Our well trained engineers know exactly what your needs are and can deliver the correct solution for your IT problems. From Satcom terminal installations to complete vessel or company network overhauls Port-IT will always deliver a secure IT environment for your employees to work in. Even the daily hassle of IT maintenance is a thing of the past with Port-IT, leave the complicated support to us and we can guarantee that your ship’s IT network is safe, secure and in good hands. We are capable of delivering high quality IT networks on-board your vessel, placing an emphasis on the reliability and IT security of the network. We strive to reach the highest quality with our products and services and our customer’s satisfaction is our top priority thus creating a solid basis for long-standing business relations.
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Given our prime focus on Physical Asset Management Software and Services, we are your ideal partner if you're the manager of a maritime vessel fleet, production site or any other maintenance-intensive business.

We will provide you with all the required software components to ensure continuous operation of your business; to plan and execute maintenance tasks, do stock management of spare parts and consumables, establish straight-through procurement to your suppliers, automate invoicing and budgeting processes, facilitate quality and risk management and govern all required documents.

Since our very beginnings we have been running all our software products on a centralized multi-tenant database. Hence, we were already providing cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) Solutions at a time when our competitors considered this a sound idea they would want to implement in far future.

Owing to MESPAS' cloud based software architecture, our customers can count on the advantages of unrivalled implementation speed at fully transparent costs without neither the need of onsite product installation, nor infrastructure, or expensive migration projects for product updates. Moreover, whenever we update manufacturers' product manuals or maintenance plans, these are instantaneously accessible for the entire MESPAS Community.
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