SEA Data Platform

Our SEA Data Platform offers bespoke packages to store, manage and enhance your data with valuable engineering consultation, safeguarding it long into the future

Store

Secure cloud storage of cable records:

  • Safe storage of all data, files and folders
  • Adaptable, evergreen storage environment
  • Easy to use interface
  • Options to apply personal branding
  • Accessible from any device
  • Online and offline functionality

 

Manage

Secure cloud storage, plus updating, checking and editing of records following a cable repair, re-route, new crossing or other marine operation. Tailored online structure aligned with individual document requirements.

Available updates to:

  • Route Position Lists (RPLs)
  • Straight Line Diagrams (SLDs)
  • Installation Charts
  • Cable Fibre Maps
  • Chromatic Dispersion Management

Enhance

Full records management service, plus:

  • Cable Awareness Charts created and hosted on a public access website
  • Consultancy days for ad hoc charting and/or route engineering
  • Customised GIS databases e.g. fault locations, survey data compilation, AIS data analysis
  • Liaison with hydrographic offices to ensure cables are correctly charted
  • Technical review of cable crossing agreements
  • Web GIS

Are your files stored in multiple locations online or saved offline?

Let OceanIQ organise your entire data library – no matter the file size, types or structure, and we will organise it and manage it for you so you can easily find what you need when you need it.

Accurate and up-to-date data can help minimise the risk of project down-time and associated costs.

We work closely with you to meet your requirements, saving you valuable time and increasing productivity.

At OceanIQ, we have a wealth of experience in this field and manage records for over 150,000kms of in-service cable systems. Our team has a combined experience of over 60 years of managing cable records for this industry.

In the event of a cable repair or other remedial work required on the cable, cable owners can rely on these records being up to date and accurate, to enable the very best decision-making.

Our SEA Data Platform* ensures your data is organised, accessible, secure and collaborative.

Access your data any time anywhere, with our 365/24/7 cloud-based software.

OceanIQ’s team of world-leading experts are on hand to provide user management and support you with any requests and challenges to help you achieve your business goals.

With our easy to navigate search function, you can easily search across every file in your data to find the information you need faster.

Standardised formats and strict document control to retain the most accurate and up-to-date data for the following records:

  • Route position lists (RPLs)
  • Straight line diagrams (SLDs)
  • Installation charts
  • Cable fibre maps
  • Chromatic dispersion management
  • GIS databases
  • Cable awareness charts
  • Bespoke webpage with restricted access for cable owners and project managers
  • Liaising with authorities for periodical updates

OceanIQ can provide bespoke service packages to create efficiencies, minimise risk & safeguard your data.

 

Sea Data Platform

 

*SEA Data Platform is formally known as Cable Data & Records Management

We work closely with you to meet your requirements

 

1 Show, 2 Discover, 3 Configure, 4 Confirm, 5 Build, 6 Train, 7 Deploy

 

Save time and increase productivity

 

Document security is our greatest priority

When you upload your data to OceanIQ’s SEA Data Platform, you can be assured that our document security measures are comprehensive and reliable

THE POWER TO GRANT ACCESS

Security groups control user access permissions from site structure level right down to individual file levels, with customisation available to suit your individual security requirements.

INDUSTRY STANDARD PROTECTION

Our platform is fully compliant with current industry standards concerning data handling and safeguarding of controlled unclassified information outlined in NIST 800-171.

MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION

Add additional layers of security by requiring users to present multiple pieces of evidence to verify their right to access your cable data.

 

One location for everything

 

Sea Data Platform supports lots of file types

 

Updated

Updated records for 1,750 cable repairs

Managed

Records managed for over 150,000km of in service cable

25 years

Providing records management service for over 25 years with web-based solutions since 2012

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