Connectivity as a Service. All-inclusive. No Commitment.
Enhance your operations at sea with a comprehensive connectivity solution available with flexible monthly subscriptions.
Delivering the Connected Ship
AgilePlans Regional is the ideal all-inclusive connectivity solution for vessels with lighter data needs, that require an ultra-compact antenna system, or that operate in select regions. AgilePlans Regional includes worldwide high-speed broadband service (as fast as 6/2 Mbps down/up), a choice of the new, ultra-compact, 37 cm TracPhone® V30 or award-winning TracPhone V3-HTS antenna systems, integrated KVH Watch IoT connectivity, plus unlimited email and texting.
- No long-term ownership or maintenance costs plus subsidized installation
- No overages with flexible monthly subscriptions
- No commitment, cancel anytime without penalties
Why did Penguin International select KVH's AgilePlans?
Hear from James Tham, Managing Director
“What we love about KVH’s AgilePlans is that there is no commitment whatsoever, the hardware is free, we pay as we go, and above all the service we get from KVH and their local partner is world class. From technical support to client management, we are very happy customers.”
AgilePlans in 5 Easy Steps
Hardware & Content
Ultra-compact, Fast, and Affordable TracPhone V30 Antenna System
Keep your business on track and your crew connected securely with the new TracPhone V30, KVH's single-cable 37cm digital SATCOM system. The smallest, lightest, lowest powered maritime VSAT terminal, the TracPhone V30 offers a precision two-axis stabilized pedestal design plus stabilized skew for solid connections in all sea states. Installation is simple using a single new or existing coaxial cable, rotary joint for unlimited rotation, DC power (optional AC-to-DC power converter available), and compact VSAT-Hub belowdecks unit.
Ultra-compact TracPhone V3-HTS Antenna System
Rely on years of trouble-free service with the ultra-compact TracPhone V3-HTS with expanded network management capabilities. This award-winning maritime VSAT system offers outstanding 2-axis, in-motion tracking in all sea states and data speeds as fast as 6/2 Mbps (down/up). The TracPhone V3-HTS comes with KVH's exclusive Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM), which includes a high-throughput modem, Voice over IP (VoIP) adapter, versatile network management software, and built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet in a streamlined all-in-one 2U belowdecks unit.
High-speed Connectivity, Flexible Worldwide Coverage
Enjoy reliable high-speed worldwide coverage with the mini-VSAT Broadband network. Get speeds as fast as 6/2 Mbps (down/up) using advanced next generation high-throughput satellites (HTS) from Intelsat. Plus, you get greater resilience to weather and rain fade than with Ka-band services.
Unlimited Email & Text
Stay Connected with No Overages
When your AgilePlans Regional monthly high-speed data allocation is consumed, the TracPhone V30 and TracPhone V3-HTS automatically shift to a reduced data rate shaped plan with no overage charges so you can stay connected with unlimited email, texting, and more. At any time during the month, you can also upgrade your plan to a larger high-speed data package.
Crystal-clear Voice Calls
Pick up the phone and stay in touch, thanks to outstanding KVH’s prioritized VoIP service within your region. You also enjoy support for Wi-Fi Calling via compatible cell phones*, and the option to add virtual “local” numbers that allow people on shore within those regions to avoid international or long-distance charges when they call the vessel.
*Requires Wi-Fi calling support via your cell phone service provider
Installation & Support
When you want connectivity added to your vessels, you want the system to be installed quickly, easily, and with a minimum of complications.
That’s why every AgilePlans subscription includes subsidized shipping and installation5 in as many as 4,000 ports and locations around the globe.
5see kvh.com/agileports for details regarding shipping and installation
Global Technical Support
Optimize your SATCOM availability with the KVH OneCare™ Global Technical Assistance Package, zero maintenance costs for as long as you subscribe, and KVH Proactive Performance Monitoring, an industry first.
Iridium Certus Service with Choice of Terminals
Iridium Certus is the perfect companion service for your AgilePlans subscription with both standard and high-speed options available from KVH. Our recommended solution, the Thales VesseLINK 200, offers an ultra-compact design with data speeds as fast as 176/176 Kbps (up/down). Seeking a higher-speed solution? We offer Iridium Certus service with data speeds as fast as 704/176 Kbps (up/down), delivered via either the Thales VesseLINK 700 or the SAILOR 4300 terminals.1 Each system offers pole-to-pole Iridium Certus coverage, least-cost routing with KVH VSAT systems,2 and two voice lines. Plus, you enjoy the confidence that comes with out-of-band management for remote terminal support anywhere on the globe.
1System model shipped will be at KVH’s discretion
2KVH Commbox service required; contact KVH Application Engineering for details
Basic KVH Vessel Tracking Service
Understand where your vessel is and track its route to its destination with KVH’s complimentary basic level of vessel tracking, which provides 1 hour selection and 5 hours visibility of vessel position and track. (Available now on TracPhone V3-HTS; coming mid-2021 to TracPhone V30)
KVH Watch IoT Connectivity
AgilePlans Regional includes KVH Watch IoT Flow to support your 24/7 ship-to-shore IoT data transfer needs. Plus, KVH deploys powerful IoT tools on your behalf to increase efficiency and improve uptime.
Exclusive Multi-level Cybersecurity Program
Both TracPhone V30 and V3-HTS feature automated threat management to provide additional security plus the award-winning Videotel™ “Cybersecurity Safety at Sea” training program.
Optional Static IP
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.
CommBox Network Management Tools
Looking for expanded network management capabilities? The TracPhone V3-HTS includes built-in CommBox™ networking functionality enables WAN connection switching, web caching and compression, firewalls, content filtering, file transfers, email, crew accounts, and more with a subscription and without any additional hardware. (Not available for TracPhone V30)
Product Literature/Supporting Documents
Need more information about this product and how customers are using it to succeed? Check out all of the supporting materials for this product, including brochures, specification sheets, rate plans, case studies, eBooks, and more.
While we’re confident that AgilePlans from KVH will be the ideal connectivity solution for your fleet, we do know that your situation is always evolving, especially in the challenging commercial maritime industry. Vessels may be sold or laid up. Your connectivity needs may change.
What if I sell any of my vessels?
Send the hardware back or just transfer it to the new owner/management company. There is no long-term commitment or contract. It's that easy.
What if I need to lay up some of my fleet?
Choose the affordable VoIP-only Suspension Plan so that your SATCOM is ready to go as soon as the vessels are working again or send the hardware back to KVH and cancel your subscription.
What if I decide I don't like the service?
Send the hardware back. There is no penalty for ending your subscription.
Yes, it really is that easy.
AgilePlans by KVH is designed with that reality in mind. We realize that sometimes, you just need to say “No”. That’s why we also say “No”, as in:
NO long-term commitment or contract
NO penalty for ending your subscription
Just notify KVH, return the hardware to us, and as soon as we receive it, your subscription will be closed. It’s that simple. Get the details.
Do you have questions? Want to discuss your particular needs or challenges and how KVH can help?
Reach out and connect with a KVH solutions expert. For technical support click here.