VDE-SAT Emulation Platform Access

Figure 1

The VDE-SAT Emulation Platform provides access to our VDE-SAT emulation platform with following functions:

  • access to our VDE-SAT Gateway to connect your service platform (left in Figure 1):
    • REST interface
    • transporting messages to the emulated ship
    • broadcast and unicast supported
  • access to your own emulated ship VDES transceiver and MMS proxy (right in Figure 1):
    • REST interface
    • data content according to IALA Guideline G1139
    • transporting messages from and to your service behind the VDE-SAT gateway
  • emulated ship
    • position can be changed
    • MMSI assigned by Sternula
  • emulated VDE-SAT satellite network
    • Sternula network generation can be changed (number of satellites 1-80)
    • time base can be adjusted (factors 1, 10, 100, 1000, 10000) to speed up simulations
  • pure VDES solution (gray layer in Figure 1) will be available from March 2021
  • MMS-based (blue layer in Figure 1) solution will be available from June 2021
  • Price: € 900 (ex. VAT)/month/License: one ship, one service (yearly subscription available)

Ship VDES Transceiver Emulator Hardware

Figure 2

You are using our VDE-SAT Emulation Platform. Now, you would like to have a real hardware Ethernet port to connect your ship equipment to. The Ship VDES Transceiver Emulator Hardware gives you the following:

  • a hardware box having 2 ethernet ports:
    • bridge equipment port: IEC61162-450 port connecting directly to your ship equipment, which you develop, transporting VDE-SAT data back and forth
    • internet WAN port: connecting through your internet connection with our VDE-SAT emulation platform
    • WiFi: connect to a local webpage to configure the box
    • the hardware box will be available from September 2021
  • Price: € 6500 (ex. VAT)

Sternula ApS

Niels Jernes Vej 10
DK-9220 Aalborg Oest

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