RedPort Optimizer CrewComm®

Satellite Broadband Crew Hub, Data Router, and VoIP Gateway


The Optimizer CrewComm® combines a powerful satellite data router with voice capabilities and CrewCommCenter services. Optimizer CrewComm® includes a full PBX, prepaid VoIP services with PIN codes, and the ability to conduct up to four simultaneous calls over most satellite broadband terminals.
The Optimizer CrewComm® enables management of usage, protection against unexpected airtime costs, acceleration of data speeds, email and web compression, and location tracking via GPS. Additionally, the CrewComm® facilitates data routing and filtering within a secure environment. The new shoreside portal centralizes capabilities and functionality in one location providing easy user, vessel, and fleet management. (Some fees may apply). The Optimizer CrewComm® and services are made possible by the RedPort Global and SMSGlobal partnership.

Satellite Compatibility

Iridium Satellite Broadband Network Management

Inmarsat Satellite Broadband Network Management

Thruaya Satellite Broadband Network Management

VSAT Satellite Broadband Network Management


Data Services

Shoreside portal for fleet management
Firewall - stops all unwanted data traffic
Compression with web content and URL-based filtering
Wi-Fi hotspot for easy access using personal devices
GPS vessel tracking services (consult your provider)


VoIP Services

Up to four concurrent VoIP calls
10Kbps average consumption per call
Postpaid and prepaid service available
PBX and SIP support


Business Communications

XGate Email Services
Web Compression
Advanced Web Filtering
Cyber security – Virus detection, malware and spam removal.

Crew Communications

CrewCommCenter Crew Portal
Crew Email
Short Message Service with local gateways

Key Features and Services


CrewCommCenter $

The Optimizer CrewComm® allows easy fleet management using SMSGlobalCrewCommCenter.

Controlled Crew Access $

Controlled Crew access to Ship Announcements, Chat, SMS, Social Networking, News, e-Learning, and more.

VoIP Service

Using RedPort VoIP service means that you can make VoIP calls over your satellite terminal using some of the most advanced and sophisticated compression rates on the planet. At 15 minutes of talk time per MB of data use and very low termination rates, RedPort VoIP service provides significant discounts over traditional satellite airtime as well as the ability to create and use prepaid VoIP calling cards for crew, work teams, or guests.

Routing and Logging

Create and manage even the most complex networks with enterprise-grade features. Experienced networking professionals will find every necessary feature to configure networks as desired.

Firewall & Filtering

Allows you to tightly manage traffic over the satellite link to block unwanted airtime usage. Allows port forwarding, domain-name filtering, network address translation, and detailed whitelisting and blacklisting of websites and services.

Remote Access

Remotely log-in and manage your local network from any Internet connection.

Web Compression $

Transparent proxy service can automatically reduce https data consumption by a factor of 3-5 times, saving on valuable airtime, and accelerating limited satellite data speeds.

Network Security

Manage and control your local network for maximum security.

Satellite Email $

RedPort routers include a full POP/SMTP RedPort Mail server. Users can access email via a local web page or by simply entering settings into their preferred email client (such as Outlook or Apple Mail) with up to 20 times acceleration, making RedPort XGate mail the premier choice for satellite email service.

GPS Tracking $

Reliably track vehicles or vessels anywhere in the world. Tracking your assets is now as simple as clicking your mouse and viewing them online. RedPort Tracking offers online maps that display exact location and offer advanced features like geo-fencing.

$ = Premium Service. Monthly Fees May Apply. 

Main Specifications


Size 3.8″ x 2.75″ x 1.0″ (97 x 70 x 25 mm)
Weight 0.22 lbs (0.10 kg)
Ethernet LAN 1
Ethernet WAN 1
RJ-11 Analog 1
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Max WiFi Range 98.4' (30m)
Storage Capacity Available 8Gb SLC SSD
Power Operating Range 9-18V DC 1A
Regulatory FCC, CE, RoHS
Optional LTE Specifications
4G LTE Category Cat-6
4G LTE Frequency Bands B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B12, B13, B20, B25, B26, B29, B30, B41
3G WCDMA B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B8
Peak Download Rate 300Mbps
Peak Upload Rate 50Mbps
Region Americas, EMEA, and Southeast Asia
Regulatory CE, FCC, GCF, IC, NCC, PTCRB

Who Can Use Optimizer CrewComm®?

RedPort Satellite Data Router Applications