myKVH & mini-VSAT Manager
The secure myKVH™ portal offers easy access to a wide range of account details, reports, and the mini-VSAT Manager™ suite of tools. Enjoy unmatched transparency in data use and system performance, plus valuable tools to control data use by application category, manage your network configuration and alerts, allocate data to users onboard, and more.
Broaden Your Mission Package with the TracPhone V7-HTS
Using high-throughput global connectivity via next-generation satellites on the mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network, TracPhone® V7-HTS provides reliable, secure coverage for military and government vessels. With download/upload speeds as fast as 10 Mbps/3 Mbps, TracPhone V7-HTS provides automatic fast switching among high-speed network beams for uninterrupted communications. Designed specifically for mission-critical connectivity, TracPhone V7-HTS includes elements to help improve operations:
- Worldwide coverage via the mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network with low latency necessary for messaging apps like CENTRIXS
- Rugged, compact Ku-band VSAT antenna, 60 cm (24 in) diameter, 26.1 kg (57.6 lbs)
- Dual channels providing simultaneous high-speed and unlimited use data channels with flexible airtime plans
- Exclusive dual-channel configuration
- 3-axis gyro-stabilized antenna with 4th axis of automatic skew adjustment
- 100% transparency into data use with powerful smart data tools for unmatched control
- All-in-one belowdecks unit – the Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM) includes modem, network manager, Ethernet switches, Wi-Fi, and more
- Two integrated voice lines optimized for use with satellite services with expansion capability for up to 9 concurrent voice lines
- Hardware and network security via KVH's 6-Level Cybersecurity Program
Providing Broadband Connectivity Worldwide
KVH’s TracPhone HTS-series systems offer the fastest global broadband connections available via the mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network. Explore our coverage to see where we’re delivering affordable Internet access, IoT connectivity, real-time communications via video and voice, valuable operations data, news and entertainment, and more.
Technology & Service Details
Enterprise-grade Ku-band VSAT Antenna
The commercial-grade TracPhone V7-HTS uses a 60 cm-diameter antenna dish, in a 66 cm-diameter radome. The 3-axis gyro-stabilized maritime VSAT antenna with a 4th axis of automatic skew adjustment boasts an extended elevation range of -24° to 119° ensuring that the antenna tracks satellites directly above the vessel to low on the horizon. TracPhone V7-HTS also ensures you’ll enjoy exceptional call quality, plus support for Wi-Fi Calling via compatible cell phones1.
Global Connections, Unmatched Speed
The mini-VSAT Broadband HTS network offers 272 million square km (105 million square miles) of Ku-band coverage. Enjoy global connections and unmatched speed as fast as 10 Mbps/3 Mbps (down/up)2 using advanced next-generation high-throughput satellites (HTS) from Intelsat and SKY Perfect JSAT. Plus, you get greater resilience to weather and rain fade than with Ka-band services to ensure your ability to share mission-critical data, biometrics, and more.
The All-new Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
The powerful Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM) with its high-throughput modem, Voice over IP (VoIP) adapter, versatile network management software, and built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet is the streamlined all-in-one belowdecks unit that drives the TracPhone V7-HTS.
Exclusive 6-Level Cybersecurity Program
The TracPhone V7-HTS features automated threat management to provide additional security; plus, the antenna’s ICM includes the award-winning Videotel™ “Cybersecurity at Sea” training program.
Precision Management of Your Data
The secure myKVH™ portal and mini-VSAT Manager™ suite of tools equips you with customizable usage alerts, detailed usage reports, data allocation for users onboard, and the ability to control data usage by application category to limit unintended data consumption. Learn more
Improved Performance through Proactive Monitoring
The TracPhone V7-HTS system’s integrated IoT functionality reports daily on 150+ performance and health parameters to help optimize your system’s performance for a premium connectivity experience.
KVH OneCare Global Support Program
KVH OneCare™ is a comprehensive array of service offerings that spans the lifecycle of your mini-VSAT Broadband solution, from design and selection of the best possible solution, to smooth installation, and post-deployment support in 3,500+ ports worldwide to maximize long-term performance. Learn more
1Requires Wi-Fi Calling support via your cell phone service provider.
2Data rates are rate plan maximums and may vary in different regions and under different conditions.
Extended Warranty & Preventative Maintenance Checks
KVH OneCare includes several options to ensure that your TracPhone V7-HTS delivers the finest performance:
- Extended warranty – extend the warranty to a total of 5 years from activation
- Preventative maintenance checks – to keep your system performing at its best
Premium KVH Vessel Tracking Service
Gain immediate access to up to a year of vessel and fleet track history. Quick and secure access to your latest position and weekly position reports.
Only $49 USD per month per vessel and available via the secure myKVH portal’s mini-VSAT Manager.
Global Static IP Addresses
KVH’s global private terrestrial network links all mini-VSAT Broadband teleports worldwide, allowing for more robust malware and threat detection and enhanced network security. Sign up for a single public IP address for secure addressability to your onboard system from the Internet.
Virtual “Local” Numbers
For an additional fee, you may assign up to 5 virtual phone numbers to each vessel phone line. These numbers can be set up with a different country code and area/city code, allowing people on shore within those regions to avoid international or long-distance charges when they call the vessel.
CommBox Network Management Tools
Built-in CommBox™ networking functionality enables least cost routing, web caching and compression, firewalls, content filtering, file transfers, email, crew accounts, and more with a subscription and without any additional hardware.
Sailor 4300 and Iridium Certus
The Sailor 4300 for Iridium Certus service is the perfect companion for your TracPhone mini-VSAT Broadband system. This compact backup system offers data speeds as fast as 352/176 Kbps down/up, pole-to-pole global coverage, least-cost routing with the mini-VSAT Broadband system,1 and two voice lines. Plus out-of-band management for remote TracPhone VSAT antenna support anywhere on the globe.
1KVH Commbox service required; contact KVH Application Engineering for details
myKVH & mini-VSAT Manager
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