Long-haul trucking often forces drivers to take routes outside of cellular network range, leaving them unable to communicate and their vehicles unable to relay critical information. Regardless of route, Iridium enables drivers to connect and communicate from the start of their trip until they reach their end destination.
- Vehicle Telematics
- Location Monitoring
- Remote Diagnostics
- Fuel Monitoring
- Route Mapping
- High-Quality Voice Calling
- Two-Way SMS & Text Messaging
- Email & Web Access
- GPS & Location-Based Services
- Smart Phone Connectivity
- Cellular Backup
- Asset Tracking & In-Transit Visibility
- Electronic Locks & Anti-Tamper Devices
Safety & Emergency
- Real-Time Weather Forecasting
Iridium’s global network keeps truckers connected every single mile driven, even when crossing state or international boundary lines. With a plethora of communication devices offered, drivers can use Iridium’s dependable network for various situations, including cargo monitoring, emergency alerts, GPS and location-based services, and personal communications. With Iridium by your side the entire drive, on-the-move communication for long-haul trucking and interoperability with cellular or terrestrial networks has never been more effective and reliable.
Optimal portability and ruggedness allows for truckers to use Iridium devices in any type of environment and weather condition. With lightweight and small form-factor technology, Iridium keeps it easy to use while ensuring that its devices are built to last on long trips.
Iridium delivers a wide range of devices that fit the needs for a variety of situations truckers face while on the road. Whether a driver needs to signal for help in an emergency, call someone to provide status updates on their route, or look at real-time upcoming weather that is expected on their route, Iridium enables drivers with features that only tailor to their specific communication situation.
A constellation of satellites in low-earth orbit provides a powerful broadband network to both Iridium and Iridium Connected® devices. Without a droppage in network coverage at any moment, truckers can relay information on any road in the world, enhancing interoperability for effective cargo monitoring and asset tracking.