Telefonix PDT introduces Encompass for in-flight entertainment

Telefonix PDTâ„¢, a provider of design, development and manufacturing of in-flight entertainment and connectivity hardware, has introduced the Encompassâ„¢ All-In-One Server, a full featured, portable, in-flight entertainment (IFE) server to the business aviation market, the company said.

The Encompass unit is the most robust portable IFE option on the market, providing the ability to stream videos, music and more for a fully operational flight day on a single charge.

This product offers an ideal solution for the business aviation market as well as regional aircraft operators, as it provides a seamless entertainment experience in the air. The Encompass server enables owners and operators to deliver on passengers´ expectations without the expense and certification requirements of a fully embedded system.

The portable server is a hardware only solution designed with 1 TB of data storage (SSD), 12+ hours of battery life, and an enterprise class wireless access point. This open architecture system allows content service providers, airlines, owners or operators to customize software to fit their individual needs. In addition to its content streaming ability, the product also offers an onboard cellular radio that enables data transmission of credit card transactions and data analytics in flight, which is ideal for regional aircraft operators.

The Encompass All-In-One Server can be utilized in myriad applications and the portable unit is easily transferred from one aircraft to another, making it an ideal solution for any aircraft where expensive embedded systems are not economical or necessary.

Telefonix PDTâ„¢ is a design, production and management partner with operations in the United States, Europe and Asia. With over 25 years of hardware development and design consultancy experience, the company offers a full range of product development capabilities and manufacturing expertise. Visit for more information.