Info-Connect is another Danaos application created specially for the file transmission and electronic communication from the vessels to the office. Info-connects sends files using the FTP and SMTP protocols.
Different options for data communication, on line or store & forward, new systems for message compression, conversion, distribution and transmission are just some of the issues facing the IT manager. In a fast-changing market, it’s vital you make the right choice.
Danaos has designed such a user-friendly Windows application, specifically for the shipboard environment. Danaos INFOCONNECT module is a breakthrough ship to shore e-mail and data communication product for Ship owners and Managers in a cost effective package.
By using INFOCONNECT, your organization is free to choose the communication media, which is the most cost effective at the time. Can extend the deployment of e-mail capabilities beyond the office to many of today’s wireless networks and in doing so, you can enhance the user experience with new wireless features while reducing network usage costs by half.
Key Features include:
- User friendly interface
- User installable
- Supports Inmarsat A, B, B-HSD, M, Mini M, IPDS, F77(Fleet), GSM and IRIDIUM connections
- Auto data compression and full Duplex Operation
- Resuming (transmission re-start from break point)
- Automatic Virus checking
- Data integrity Verification / Data delivery Confirmation
- Message status indicator
- File Management (filing old messages by folders, or share folders between groups of users)
- Reporting / Statistics module
- Shared Address Books
- Filtering (control message volumes, limit maximum message size, restrict Internet messaging to a list of approved senders and/or domains)
- Public Bulletin Board Service (news and weather updates with your regular message exchange)
- Multi-user shipboard system (LAN)
- Remote access to check vessel messages
- Proven robustness and reliability based on open Internet standards
- Gateways to Internet, Telex, Fax, ISDN, SMTP, Commercial re-filers
- Integrated with ship management software and specially optimized for ship and shore database synchronization