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October 31st, 2016

SpeedCast And e3 Systems... At Sea Or Shore It Matters No More — You're Always On

Super yachts, the stuff of dreams. Beautiful sleek vessels with a staff that attends to all your needs, except for one thing, until now that is. Maintaining a seamless line of communications that is always ready for your needs.  

e3 Systems,  a broadband communications provider for the super yacht industry offers HYBRID® a seamless solution that enables the yacht to automatically switch between 3G, 4G, terrestrial services global VSAT network. 

SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA) and e3 Systems are teaming up to provide e3’s super yacht customers with always-on connectivity, regardless of whether they are at sea or at shore. SpeedCast supports the high speed and flexibility requirements of yachting customers with its global network and 24/7 service desks on four continents.

Piers Cunningham, Vice President, Maritime Services, SpeedCast added, “Today, the demand for reliable, comprehensive, seamless broadband communications is unprecedented. We enjoy working with e3 Systems because they are innovators who are always pushing boundaries in a bid to deliver the best possible service. When our services are combined, we deliver tailored regional and global services to super yachts around the world with an unparalleled level of service redundancy.”  

Roger Horner, Group Managing Director, e3 Systems said, “We truly enjoy working with SpeedCast because they’re very good at responding quickly—much faster than other service providers. Over the years, we’ve found SpeedCast to be adaptable, amenable and flexible. Receiving a rapid response from our suppliers is critical. SpeedCast listens to us and our clients, and are always willing to go the extra mile to provide a good service.”

“SpeedCast is extending its presence into the yacht sector and sees significant growth potential in this area. Through the partnership with e3, we are able to deliver world-class communications services to e3’s global customer base and strengthen SpeedCast’s position as a world leader in the provision of global maritime communications”, said Piers Cunningham.