Business & GA, Commercial

Question #19 How do you get a cell call through the AMBE channel? Is it an internet VOIP call without using the service provider for the cell phone?

By Tish Drake | March 1, 2012


ANSWER:

It is not a VOIP call. Your Wi-Fi equipped cellphone will see the Thrane & Thrane WAP and the WAP will assign a SIP address to your phone allowing a communication to the server which then converts the call to a AMBE-2 Inmarsat call. It’s transparent to you unless you just are interested with the technology happening behind the scenes. 

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