Iridium Edge®

Ready to Meet the Demands of an IoT World

Rugged, Reliable and Cost-effective Asset Tracking and Fleet Management

Deliver more value to customers by leveraging your existing terrestrial-based IoT solution for fleet management, telematics, safety and other remote monitoring applications. Iridium Edge® is a cost-effective satellite IoT communications device that can be rapidly deployed and complements terrestrial-based solutions to create worldwide connectivity. Iridium provides global IoT coverage for the most remote and inaccessible areas of the world.

Rapidly Deployed IoT Solution

Fast time-to-market is a critical need in today’s evolving asset tracking and fleet management environment. Iridium Edge features an all-in-one Short Burst Data® modem and antenna, with power supply. The plug-and-play satellite IoT device can be easily paired with existing satellite and cellular solutions, without complicated integration or development requirements.

Key Features

  • Expand connectivity beyond cellular limits for 100 percent global IoT coverage
  • Satellite add-on enabling dual-mode capability
  • Hardware-ready device for simple, low-risk integration
  • Low-cost device for affordable customer adoption
  • Ready-to-install for quick time-to-market
  • Robust power supply for industrial installations
  • 180° line of sight for compromised locations
  • Certified in key geographic markets

Benefits of Iridium's Low-Earth Orbit Network

Iridium Edge® inherits the many benefits of Iridium's Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) network.

  • 100 percent truly global coverage from pole-to-pole
  • Provides a stronger, more robust satellite signal compared to GEO constellations
  • Shorter transmission path of LEO network results in lower latency and shorter registration time
  • Greater flexibility in installation
  • Improved line of sight over GEO systems in compromised locations or behind large obstructions
  • Overlapping satellite coverage and crosslinks provide redundancy and increased reliability

Test Drive Iridium IoT

Are you wondering if satellite communications can offer the scalability and reliability that you need for business operations? Test drive Iridium IoT!

Purchase an Iridium Edge® Demo Kit today and see first-hand the value that Iridium Edge and the related Iridium services can deliver. The kit will allow you to quickly evaluate the simple and robust design of the product, while benefiting from the low latency that is enabled through Iridium’s Short Burst Data® service.

Resources

BrochureLast UpdatedSize
Jan 17, 20188.74 MB
Size: 8.74 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_CHN_(NOV11).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description: Brochure of Iridium SBD in Chinese
Products: Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Jan 17, 20182.21 MB
Size: 2.21 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_ENG_(OCT13).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description: Brochure of Iridium SBD in English
Products: Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Jan 17, 2018654.11 KB
Size: 654.11 KB
File Name: BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_RUS_(DEC15).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description: Brochure of Iridium SBD in Russian
Products: Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Case Study
Jul 16, 20181.48 MB
Size: 1.48 MB
File Name: CS_Iridium+Edge_Exemys+Oil+Gas+Case+Study_JUL18.pdf
Vendor: M2M Connectivity Pty Ltd
File Type: PDF
Description:

Case Study highlighting Iridium Edge®

With reliable coverage anytime, anywhere, Iridium Edge® devices connect water tanks and pumps across the Vaca Muerta geological formation in the oil fields of Argentina’s Patagonia Desert.

Service Provider: Tesacom Group
Product: Iridium Edge®
Service: Iridium Short Burst Data®

Products: Iridium Edge®
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Applications: Asset Management, Asset Management, SCADA
Sep 22, 20181.08 MB
Size: 1.08 MB
File Name: CS_Iridium+Edge+Helps+Companies+Track+Cargo_PLK+Transportation_081318.PDF
Vendor: Tesacom
File Type: PDF
Description:

P-Lock (PLK), a subset of RSI Group, is an Argentina-based company that develops and manufactures electronic seals for secure cargo tracking. Learn how PLK’s customers are able to garner real-time communication with their security equipment to ensure that cargo has not been tampered with.

Products: Iridium Edge®
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT, Land Mobile
Applications: Asset Management, Tracking and Monitoring
Certification - Regulatory
Oct 26, 2020109.3 KB
Size: 109.3 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium+Edge_Declaration+Conformity_9680-ISO17050_1.0_2019_052219.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium Edge Declaration of Conformity According to ISO/IEC 17050-1 and EN 17050-1
Equipment Description: Iridium Edge 9680 (Integrated Iridium SBD Transceiver and Antenna Device)
PN: 9680
Dated: May 22, 2019

Products: Iridium Edge®
Jul 01, 2020181.64 KB
Size: 181.64 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium+Edge_REACH+Declaration_EDGE1601_060320.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

REACH 201 Declaration for the Iridium Edge
PN: EDGE1601
Dated: June 03, 2020

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Jan 17, 201868.62 KB
Size: 68.62 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium Edge_RoHS Certificate_(AUG17).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

RoHS Certificate for Iridium Edge.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Jul 01, 2020192.63 KB
Size: 192.63 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium+Edge_RoHS+Compliance+Certificate_EDGE1601_060320.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

RoHS Certificate of Compliance for Iridium Edg.
PN EDGE1601
Updated June 03, 2020

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Comparison Chart
May 15, 2020122.84 KB
Size: 122.84 KB
File Name: CC_Iridium+IOT_Comparison+Chart_051420.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Comparison Chart comparing the differences between Iridium's IoT products. Side 1 compares the Iridium Edge, Iridium Edge Pro and the Iridium Edge Solar; while side B compares the Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium Core 9523 and the Iridium Certus 9770. Updated May 15, 2020.

Products: Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium Certus 9770, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Pro, Iridium Edge® Solar
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
End of Life
Jan 17, 201861.3 KB
Size: 61.3 KB
File Name: EOL_Iridium_Subscriber Equipment_EOL Policy_r1.1_NOV08.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium's general subscriber equipment end of life policy.

Products: Iridium 9505A, Iridium 9522B, Iridium 9555, Iridium 9575A, Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium AxcessPoint (DISCONTINUED), Iridium Certus 9810, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT, Iridium GO!®, Iridium OpenPort®, Iridium Pilot®, Iridium Pilot® Land Station
Fact Sheet
Jan 17, 2018551.47 KB
Size: 551.47 KB
File Name: FS_Iridium+Edge_Fact+Sheet_ENG_FEB18.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in English.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Feb 14, 2019741.03 KB
Size: 741.03 KB
File Name: FS_Iridium+Edge_Fact+Sheet_POR_011719.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in Portuguese.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Jan 17, 2018601.84 KB
Size: 601.84 KB
File Name: FS_Iridium Edge_Fact Sheet_SPA_(AUG17).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in Spanish.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Legal Notice
Jan 17, 201848.95 KB
Size: 48.95 KB
File Name: LGL_Iridium_Satellite Subscriber Service Policy_r1.0_SEP09.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium's satellite subscriber service policy.

Verticals: Corporate
Product Details
Mar 17, 2020168.88 KB
Size: 168.88 KB
File Name: DS_Iridium+Edge_Datasheet_031720.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Datasheet detailing the specifications of the Iridium Edge

Products: Iridium Edge®
Verticals: IoT
Product Manuals
Jan 17, 20181.26 MB
Size: 1.26 MB
File Name: QIG_Iridium+Edge_Quick+Installation+Guide_DEC18.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick installation Guide for the Iridium Edge.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Jan 17, 20181.53 MB
Size: 1.53 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Edge_User Manual_(JUN17).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User Manual for Iridium Edge.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Jan 17, 20181.7 MB
Size: 1.7 MB
File Name: QIG_Iridium+Edge+Demo+Kit_Quick+Start+Guide_DEC18.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Installation Guide for Iridium Edge Demo Kit.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Services: Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: IoT
Video
Apr 03, 2018161.96 MB
Size: 161.96 MB
File Name: VID_Iridium+IoT_Are+You+Connected+Video_MAR18.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Video published on March 30th, 2018 covering Iridium's IoT connectivity features and ecosystem of service support.

Products: Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Verticals: IoT