Dualog® Crew Surf provides crew members with optimised internet access. Crew can monitor their own data usage and buy more Internet time on a self-serve basis.
Management will have absolute control over individual users, data volume and types of Web sites accessible.
User logon requirement
Allowed communication systems
Allowed / blocked Internet Services / Web Sites / Web Content
Automatic compression of transferred data
Automatic image quality reduction
On board caching (“re-use”) of downloaded data
Independent of airtime vendor
Support for all IP-based communication systems
Data volume (quota) per month (MB) allocated to each crew member by shore Administrator, Captain or as a self-service
Crew member log in using credentials (see automated method for distributing crew details to vessels)
Crew member monitors data usage and can top up quota as a self service
Usage available on dualog.net per user
Near-zero administration overhead for the company
Be aware of the Marine Labour Convention 2006, chapter B188.8.131.52 recommending IT Services to seafarers.