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Welcome to the OceanWeb blog! Here you’ll find all the latest industry news, what’s been happening in and around OceanWeb HQ, the most up-to-date technology that’s creating a buzz around the office, plus so much more. Find out about the best VSAT airtime services, which cellular data providers offer the best deals – both in Europe and globally – as well as the newest additions to our IT support offerings. Our blogs explore industry innovation, maritime technology, the latest trends in the superyacht world, and what to look out for to futureproof your vessel. You can also keep up-to-date with the team over on our socials, head to Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn to connect with us today. 

When can you expect 5G at sea?

When can you expect 5G at sea?

When can you expect 5G at sea?What's all the hype about 5G?We’ve all been hearing a lot of late about 5G technology and the increased speeds and reduced latency it promises. And that's not to mention the greater bandwidth which can provide connectivity for many more...

Become a Technical Support Engineer

Become a Technical Support Engineer

Become a Technical Support EngineerTechnical Support Engineer An opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT professional to join our dynamic team providing expert IT support and innovative solutions to our global portfolio of Superyachts.  By developing good...

Monaco Reflections

Monaco Reflections

Monaco ReflectionsMonaco Yacht Show 2017Four years ago this month, the OceanWeb team were in the throes of the Monaco Yacht Show when company MD, Ben Hextall, was interviewed by Superyacht Technology News to discuss how the team were getting on at the show and the...

London International Shipping Week 2021

London International Shipping Week 2021

London International Shipping Week 2021 The Digital Future for Maritime We’re delighted that this year our friends over at Isle of Man Maritime are supporting London International Shipping Week 2021 as bronze sponsors. Affectionally known as LISW21, and being hailed...

Keeping your hardware up to date

Keeping your hardware up to date

Keeping your superyacht hardware up to date. Upgrading your hardware couldn’t be easier with the team here at OceanWeb. We have the experience and knowhow to ensure your yacht will stand the test of time. Not only can we perform onsite and remote health checks on your...

Who is this mysterious Kevin character anyway?

Who is this mysterious Kevin character anyway?

Who is this mysterious Kevin character anyway?From chief engineer to business development manager.Kevin White has a whole plethora of letters after his name, building a maritime engineering career spanning some 20 years. Kevin joined OceanWeb back in July 2020 after...

How to watch TV onboard your superyacht

How to watch TV onboard your superyacht

How to watch TV onboard your superyacht.For the joy of televisionAccessing onboard TV and other entertainment services while at sea be a minefield – understanding which system you need for what channels; what’s accessible in which regions; and if streaming over IP,...

European 4G has gone flexible!

European 4G has gone flexible!

European 4G has gone flexible!Introducing our new European 4G data plans, for ultimate flexibility. High speed 4G data has become an essential service for modern-day yachts and superyachts as they offer reliable high speed connections at competitive pricing. Whether...

World Ocean Day

World Ocean Day

World Ocean Day 2021 The long road to recovery.  As the global vaccination programme gains momentum, the world is starting to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic with our focus firmly fixed on recovery. It’s not just the effects of the pandemic that require...

New OceanWeb appointment

New OceanWeb appointment

New OceanWeb appointmentHadley ReisIt is with great enthusiasm that we welcome the newest member of the OceanWeb team, Hadley Reis, who has recently moved over to the Isle of Man from Hampshire on the sunny southern coast of England. Hadley’s experience across all...

The rise of LEO and MEO satellite constellations

The rise of LEO and MEO satellite constellations

The rise of LEO and MEO satellite constellationsGEO, MEO and LEOThere is a lot of excitement in the communications industry regarding the future of satellite connectivity. Following Elon Musk’s latest announcement about his Starlink venture, LEO (low Earth orbit) and...

Want the best value internet at sea? Pick a provider that’s flexible

Want the best value internet at sea? Pick a provider that’s flexible

Want the best value internet at sea? Pick a provider that's flexibleInternet at seaWith so many off vessel connectivity choices now available to the yachting industry, it's important to understand your options, their associated costs, and how to get the most out of...

Luxury is everything working perfectly

Luxury is everything working perfectly

Luxury is everything working perfectlyEntertaining the indulgentYachting is all about luxury. It’s about creating an atmosphere of opulence for a few weeks of indulgence beneath the warming Mediterranean sun. Afternoons playing with tech, sundowners sipping cocktails...

Join the OceanWeb team

Join the OceanWeb team

IT professional wanted to join the OceanWeb teamTechnical Support EngineerAn opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT professional to join our dynamic team. The role involves providing expert IT support and innovative solutions to our global portfolio of...

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