App Reporting & Control by Category: KVH Makes It Easy to See and Manage Onboard Data Usage

KVH Manager Data Reporting and Application Category Controls

KVH Manager mobile view of data usageAs we all know from personal experience with home Internet connections and cell phones, with increased speed come the opportunity and reasons to increase your data usage. The KVH ONE global hybrid network offers commercial and leisure vessels around the globe access to data connections outstanding connectivity options, including simultaneous high-speed and unlimited use channels, integrated 5G cellular connections, and compatibility with shore-based Wi-Fi networks.

KVH subscribers have always enjoyed transparency into their overall data use, especially the secure KVH Manager suite of tools, which include data reporting and control at the application category level.

Want to know what days saw the highest data use? No problem.

Wondering what types of applications were driving your data consumption? Now you find out.

Interested in how your data use and applications varied between your high-speed data channel and your unlimited use data channel? Just take a look.

Want to limit the use of certain types of connections? Use the application category control tools to allow, restrict, or block different types of traffic.

At any time, authorized users may log into KVH Manager. On their vessel details screen, they can quick and easily:

  • View data usage reports for both their high-speed and unlimited use data channels
  • View and download data usage reports for the previous full month and the current month
  • See data use broken down by major application types, including real-time communications (e.g., Whatsapp or Skype), real-time entertainment (e.g., streaming services like Netflix, YouTube, or Spotify), social networking, web browsing, email, gaming, VPN tunneling, and more
  • Drill down into daily details of data use
  • Take advantage of easy online help for more information and explanations
  • Get access to the crew data allocations resource for pinpoint control of who gets to use data and how much on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis to help manage your onboard use.

We live in a digital world and and we at KVH want to ensure that you are always connected with the tools that make it easy and affordable.


About Chris Watson 65 Articles
Chris is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for KVH Industries. A lifelong sailor and storyteller, he's a self-professed geek who finds all of this technical stuff fascinating.