Design and Implementation of Internet-based Message Transfer Agent via INMARSAT-C

INMARSAT-C를 통한 인터넷 기탄의 메시지 전송 에이전트 설계 및 구현

  • 박연식 (경상대학교 해양과학대학 정보통신공학과, 해양산업연구소) ;
  • 이태오 (한국해양대학교 공과대학 전자통신공학과) ;
  • 임재홍 (한국해양대학교 공과대학 전자통신공학과)
  • Published : 1999.03.01


This paper presents the design and implementation of Internet-based message transfer agent via INMARSAT-C between the land and ship for the convenient message transfer service using the Internet mail or Web. In order to achieve these purpose, overall system configuration for communication between the land and ship, agent modules and database for managing transmission and receiving data are described. For the validity evaluation of this paper, message parsing, database, message format and X.25 interface modules are implemented and tested. Based on the result, the capabilities of ship automation system and ownship database access are discussed.