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GREAT SCOTT!!! It’s time for FLIBS 2015 (Part Two)

Posted by Ernesto Peña Jr. on Oct 30, 2015 12:04:30 PM

Welcome back to part 2, of our 2 part series on FLIBS 2015. With less than a week away, the yachting industry is a buzz this time a year. People from all over the world are expected to flock into Fort Lauderdale for what is considered the kick off of the 2015 winter yachting season. As I mentioned in the previous blog Great Circle Systems is very excited to show off some of our new offerings 

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GREAT SCOTT!!! It’s time for FLIBS 2015 (Part One)

Posted by Ernesto Peña Jr. on Oct 10, 2015 11:11:04 AM

Hello fellow Yacht Tech enthusiasts. It’s that time of year again, time for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, or as everyone likes to call it FLIBS. We’re very excited about this year’s show. There’s are a lot of innovations occurring in the tech sector that we are looking forward in presenting to you at this year’s show.

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Maximizing the Monaco Yacht Show & Ft. Lauderdale Int'l Boat Show

Posted by Amy Levy on Jul 7, 2014 11:05:00 AM

Please raise your hand if you've ever felt overwhelmed at a boat show.


When you arrive, you're hit with hundreds of products to investigate, new people to meet, and old friends to talk to, killing any sense of organization or control you may have felt. It's daunting enough to deal with organizing travel and accommodations for the shows – never mind putting together a list of things you want to accomplish for yourself and possibly for your vessel’s owner and other crew once there.


Well, there's good news: achieving your goals at events like the Monaco Yacht Show and the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) doesn't have to be that daunting. With the right tools going in and a little planning, you can easily accomplish everything on your to-do list-- all without undue stress, expense or fatigue.
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Test Drive Yacht Management Software at the Boat Shows

Posted by Amy Levy on Aug 28, 2013 11:45:00 AM

If you read my recent blog post,  Monaco Yacht Show / Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS): 7 Tips for Maximizing your Attendance, you understand the importance of identifying your goals before attending a boat show.

Setting goals helps you better utilize your time and improve your chances of returning home armed with information needed to meet your objectives.

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Topics: yacht management software, boat show

MYS / FLIBS: 7 Tips for the Boat Shows

Posted by Amy Levy on Aug 19, 2013 11:50:00 AM

It’s almost time for the  Monaco Yacht Show (September 25 – 28, 2013) and the  Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) (October 31 – November 4, 2013), two of the yacht industry’s premier events.
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JD_Crawford_head_shotDarren and the GCS team have been instrumental in the development and deployment of several carrier grade IT networks for large scale, Savant-based super-yacht projects where the technology infrastructure needed to be extremely reliable. 


The capabilities of the GCS team have proven instrumental in helping us deliver a world class technology experience to some of the most prestigious yachts in the world.


J.D. Crawford of Savant Systems


I have been working with Great Circle Systems since 2006 when they did the installation of all our networking and Internet communications equipment on our boat being built in Germany.


The equipment they recommended and installed was exactly as we required.  We have had extremely good results with all of their equipment and it has performed as they had advised.


I would highly recommend them to all fellow captains.


Captain Keith T. Moore of M/Y Lady Sheridan

CE_W_Michael_Hummel_of_MY_TVTriton Administrator has proven to be the perfect tool for us on M/Y TV, which is a 78 meter Luerssen yacht.


Triton has comprehensive essential features plus any additional features one can possibly need. It is still easy to use and has a swift support team to implement customer-specific wishes, such as individual day logs, etc.


W. Michael Hummel, Chief Engineer of M/Y TV


Captain Bruno Herregods talks about Great Circle Systems tech support. 

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