Iridium Satellite Phone Software


Now you can extend the Iridium 9555 handset capabilities with a wide range of compatible software.Check out the following solutions for Web Acceleration, Email, Weather, Firewalls and Wi-Fi.



Iridium AxcessPoint Connect

Iridium AxcessPoint Connect leverages the power of the Iridium network in remote areas. Together with Direct Internet 3.0, Iridium AxcessPoint Connect creates a wireless hotspot using your laptop that allows you to connect your smartphone, tablet or laptop to check emails and browse the Internet, from wherever you are in the world. Iridium AxcessPoint Connect must be installed on a laptop with Windows OS and connected to an Iridium phone with satellite data service via a USB cable.

Connectify Connectify is an easy to use software router for Windows 7 computers. After downloading and installing the lightweight application, Connectify utilizes your computers’ built in Wi-Fi card to wirelessly share any available Internet connection: a cable modem, a cellular card, or even another Wi-Fi network. View Details



Iridium Direct Internet 3 Connect directly to the Internet by using the Iridium satellite phone as a modem. Direct Internet 3 now supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Mac OS operating systems. 
Download software for Windows or for Mac.

Global Marine Net – webXaccelerator The GMN webXaccelerator satellite data accelerator and control router provides up to 5 times faster and more reliable satellite internet browsing and file transfer, and gives you the ability to share or sell data access to others at your location through rule-based-pin-codes with perfect control. Wifi, wall mount, or rack-mount options accommodate every installation. 

MailASail - Express Proxy Express Proxy is an extension to Express Mail email compression, that is designed to streamline the satellite data connection by compressing web pages and blocking web adverts before they are sent to your browser. Reduces data download by up to half. 


Global Marine Net – Xgate XGate provides satellite E-mail and data transfer speeds up to 15 times faster than standard rates. Fast, reliable and easy-to-use, XGate can dramatically increase efficiency while reducing airtime usage. 

ASE SatChat
ASE SatChat is a simple, yet powerful chat, email and instant Windows™ program for the Iridium 9555. By connecting the Iridium 9555 to a Netbook or PC, ASE SatChat leverages the short message service (SMS) and email feature of the Iridium 9555 phone to transform it into a powerful text-based email communication platform, without the need for a dial-up or Internet connection. 

MailASail - ExpressMail Express Mail is a premium email compression service available to download and trial for free. Hassle free, super fast email over the Iridium satellite phone, Express Mail will cut Iridium data download costs by up to 90%. Expert installation support, advanced attachment protection and free spam and virus blocker included. 

MailASail - Web Diary


Web Diary is the ultimate solution for travel blogging. Text stories and images are uploaded through compressed email to your own personal web page. Support for GPS position tracking included via an interactive map interface. 




MailASail - Express Firewall
Express Firewall is an extension to Express Mail email compression, that enables the computer to automatically block out background processes, in order to optimize the Iridium data connection.  View Details


Global Marine Network – WeatherNet™ Get fast, reliable and easy-to-use weather and ocean data through your Iridium connection! In just seconds download weather charts, ocean charts, satellite imagery, interactive GRIB data, Nexrad radar, buoy information, aviation charts, or even text forecasts customized to your exact location. If it’s important weather or ocean information, chances are WeatherNet has it ready and waiting. No searching, waiting or hassles; WeatherNet connects and delivers. 

MailASail - Express WeatherGlobal weather forecasts, straight to your inbox.  Specifically designed for the satellite phone data connection; GRIB data, synoptic charts and plain text format forecasts are compressed upon download. Express Weather holds an extensive catalogue of high quality weather files, right at your fingertips.