Inmarsat: Planned Maintenance — Live Cutover to Paumalu Ericsson vMSC — 27/09/23

21. September 2023 - 01:09:02 CESTVERÖFFENTLICHTMailversand: 2023-09-21 01:35:08

We would like to inform you of upcoming planned mainte­nance on the voice network. As part of customer service improve­ments Inmarsat’s engineers will bring the new Paumalu vMSC into service. This activity will affect all BGAN and GSPS traffic including new circuit switched regis­tra­tions along with Aero Voice traffic for a period of up to 20 minutes.

Activity: Live Cutover to Paumalu Ericsson vMSC — CHG0061677
Terminals/Regions Affected All BGAN, GSPS UTs and Classic Aero terminals, BGAN and GSPS APAC and AMER, Classic Aero APAC, AMER, POR and IOR.
Start of Mainte­nance period: 27th September 2023 — 08:00 UTC
End of Mainte­nance period: 27th September 2023 — 11:00 UTC
Single or Multiple Outage(s): Single outage of up to 20 minutes
Outage Impact All BGAN & GSPS Voice traffic including new regis­tra­tions. All Classic Aero Voice traffic
Actions needed by user: None

Abbreviations and their meaning

  • Americas I-4 = Satelite responsible for the region of North- and Southamerica
  • APAC = Asia Pacific
  • BGAN = Broadband Global Area Network. Inmarsat service for BGAN devices
  • CDR = Call Detail Record
  • EMEA = Satellite responsible for the region of European Middle East Africa
  • FB or FBB = FleetBroadBand. Inmarsat service for FBB devices
  • GSPS = Global Satellite Phone Service. Inmarsat voice service for IsatPhone
  • IRIS = Remote monitoring and control system
  • SB or SBB = SwiftBroadBand. Inmarsat service for SBB devices
  • TBC = To be confirmed
  • UTC = Universal Time Coordinated

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