Today, safety is still a major concern for shipowners and shipping companies, but there are a number of economic factors associated with ship routing. Choosing a route avoiding storms, strong underwater currents, and just downpours and high waves can get the ship to its destination much faster, saving time and fuel.
In the digital age, information security and data safety issues are critically important. Even large IT companies that are developing complex software and hardware solutions, Internet platforms and IoT (Internet of Things) devices often cannot provide the required level of cybersecurity. Everyone is aware of the latest cases of information leakage and hacking of the protection of such companies as Twitter, Garmin, Intel, and other huge industrial players, which were attacked in 2020. And this has an impact on us all because we or our friends and relatives can be users of any of these products.
The maritime industry is meeting lots of changes these years. With IMO’s determination to cut the number of emissions, now every shipowner is trying to… Read More »The Relevance of Vessel Performance Monitoring for Shipping Companies
In this article, we learn about the ways one could use big data in the maritime industry effectively. With the help of Marine Digital.