New Cobham Explorer 710 now available

The new BGAN terminal Cobham Explorer 710 is now tested and available. Higher Streaming rates with 640 kbit/s and the opportunity to double the streaming rate with its simple, plug and play bonding capability.

For more information please contact us.

GESAT Shanghai Ltd. receives order for a MDA and PDA system

GESAT Shanghai Ltd. receives a contract for the complete equipment of MDA (Machine Data Acquisition) and PDA (Production Data Acquisition) system for an engine plant in China.

Main features of the Legato MES system:

  • Web-based production visualisation (server / client structure)
  • Coupling interfaces to subsystems / communication partners (PLC , terminals , etc.)
  • Andon-board system with production information on the factory floor
  • Production analyses, shutdowns analysis, KPI (key figures in all areas of production), etc

The project duration is planned until 1st quarter 2014.

Way to Huyen – 15000 km to visit the godschild in Vietnam

GESAT is supporting the adventure project “Way to Huyen” from Lothar A. Baltrusch. A project with a serious background. Lothar A. Baltrusch has since 2009 a godchild in Vietnam. May 2013 he is going for two months, together with Andreas Hülsmann, riding motorbikes through 8 countries and over 15,000 kilometers to visit Huyen. He wants to generate “attention” – pointing the attention to the children in Vietnam.

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Change of company name

From 1st of July 2013 we have changed our company name from „GESAT Gesellschaft für Software, Automatisierung & Technik mbH“  into  „GESAT GmbH“.

IsatPhone Pro Firmware Upgrade – v.5.3.0

New firmware update is available for download from with immediate effect.

The new firmware version 5.3.0 fixes a fault with versions 5.1.0 and 5.2.0 that causes the battery not to charge when turned off, affecting a limited number of IsatPhone Pro handsets shipped after 7 September 2012.

This is a mandatory firmware upgrade. It supersedes version 5.2.0, which had a deadline for mandatory update of 30 June 2013.  Given the replacement of firmware version 5.2.0 with 5.3.0, the upgrade deadline has been extended to 31 December 2013.

Inmarsat recommends that customers upgrade their phones to version 5.3.0 or higher at the earliest opportunity (or 5.2.0 or higher for handsets shipped before 7 September 2012).
All phones must upgrade by the extended deadline of 31 December 2013 or the user will experience problems connecting to the network.

Download IsatPhone Pro firmware version 5.3.0.

Review of the successful Security Fair in Essen 2012

GESAT_Security-Messe_in_Essen_2012_The team of GESAT is very satisfied with the fair and the technical discussions conducted. Already, there are signs showing the active following up.  There is a strong interest and demand in our hardware and software solutions in the field of satellite communications, which will meet the different customers’ requirement optimally.

GESAT has completed the commissioning of MES-Project in BMW Brilliance Automotive Ltd. successfully

In 2011 GESAT Shanghai successfully completed the installation and commissioning of a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) in the new Engine Assembling Plant of BMW Brilliance Automotive ltd. in Shenyang. As a company with long-term experience in China, GESAT aims to expand with the MES-Systems further market potential.

Project activities of our team in Shenyang:

  • Configuration of data
  • Visualization of production
  • Configuration of Alarm Management System
  • Testing and commissioning
  • Training Operation, Management, Administration
  • Creating useful documents and URS (English and Chinese)
  • Production support
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