From: exactEarth Ltd
Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017
exactEarth Ltd (“exactEarth”) (TSX: XCT), a leading provider of real-time Satellite AIS (“S-AIS”) data services, has entered into an agreement with FleetMon, a leading global network provider of real-time Terrestrial AIS (“T-AIS”) data. Under the terms of the agreement, exactEarth and FleetMon will combine their S-AIS and T-AIS data services, respectively, to provide the maritime market with a fully-integrated real-time AIS solution.
The addition of the FleetMon real-time T-AIS capability further enhances exactEarth’s revolutionary real-time S-AIS service, and provides the most extensive and comprehensive AIS information available. With 19 assets in orbit today, exactEarth has the largest high-performance S-AIS network in operation with more than 70 expected by the end of next year as further launches occur.
“We are pleased to enter into this partnership with FleetMon,” said Peter Mabson, exactEarth CEO. “FleetMon’s reputation in this industry as best-in-class is evident as they are trusted and used by over 350,000 users in the global maritime community. This agreement further expands the capability of our global vessel services and also means that a whole new set of customers worldwide will now have access to exactEarth’s S-AIS data and will see the value of truly real-time, continuous global coverage of maritime traffic.”
FleetMon CEO, Lars Brandstaeter stated, “This new partnership adds a new dimension to our AIS data service offering and we believe it will add tremendous value to our customers.”
FleetMon is a leading global network provider of terrestrial AIS (T-AIS) data services. Established in 2007 as a spin-off from the JAKOTA Design Group, FleetMon has pioneered real-time T-AIS and now supplies clients in 164 countries with real-time and historic vessel data enabling ship owners, charterers, and supply chain operators to track the position of their ships. Over 250 million vessel position reports per day are linked with detailed weather reports to deliver the precise vessel-tracking information FleetMon’s clients require. This data is backed by knowledgeable and responsive service support and creatively designed web services. Excellence in consulting and delivering data integration solutions enhances the company’s reputation with its clients. The partnership with exactEarth reflects FleetMon’s focus on integrated data solutions. For more information, visit www.fleetmon.com
About exactEarth Ltd.
exactEarth is a leading provider of global maritime vessel data for ship tracking and maritime situational awareness solutions. Since its establishment in 2009, exactEarth has pioneered a powerful new method of maritime surveillance called Satellite AIS ("S-AIS") and has delivered to its clients a view of maritime behaviours across all regions of the world's oceans unrestricted by terrestrial limitations. exactEarth has deployed an operational data processing supply chain involving a constellation of satellites, receiving ground stations, patented decoding algorithms and advanced "big data" processing and distribution facilities. This ground-breaking system provides a comprehensive picture of the location of AIS equipped maritime vessels throughout the world and allows exactEarth to deliver data and information services characterized by high performance, reliability, security and simplicity to large international markets. For more information, visit exactearth.com.
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