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.

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Brochure
Last Updated
Size
Jan 17, 2018
8.74 MB
Document Name
Iridium SBD - Brochure (CHN)
File Name
BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_CHN_(NOV11).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure of Iridium SBD in Chinese
File Type
PDF
File Size
8.74 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9603, Iridium 9602, Iridium Edge®
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT
Jan 17, 2018
2.21 MB
Document Name
Iridium SBD - Brochure (ENG)
File Name
BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_ENG_(OCT13).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure of Iridium SBD in English
File Type
PDF
File Size
2.21 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9603, Iridium 9602, Iridium Edge®
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT
Jan 17, 2018
654.11 KB
Document Name
Iridium SBD - Brochure (RUS)
File Name
BR_Iridium SBD_Brochure_RUS_(DEC15).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure of Iridium SBD in Russian
File Type
PDF
File Size
654.11 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9603, Iridium 9602, Iridium Edge®
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT
Case Study
Document Name
Case Study: Iridium Edge - Connecting Equipment Across the Desert
File Name
CS_Iridium Edge_Exemys Oil Gas Case Study_JUL18.pdf
Vendor
M2M Connectivity Pty Ltd
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®

File Type
PDF
File Size
1.48 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
July 16, 2018 10:00 AM EST
Applications
Asset Management, Asset Management, SCADA
Related Products
Iridium Edge®
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT
Document Name
Case Study: Iridium Edge Helps Companies Securely Track Cargo for International Land Shipments
File Name
CS_Iridium Edge Helps Companies Track Cargo_PLK Transportation_081318.pdf
Vendor
Tesacom
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.

File Type
PDF
File Size
1.08 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
August 13, 2018 06:21 PM EST
Applications
Asset Management, Tracking and Monitoring
Related Products
Iridium Edge®
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT, Land Mobile
Certification - Regulatory
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Declaration of Conformity (9680)
File Name
CRT_Iridium Edge_Declaration Conformity_9680-ISO17050_1.0_2019_052219.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
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

File Type
PDF
File Size
109.3 KB
File Version
2.0
Date
January 22, 2019 09:00 AM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge®
Document Name
Iridium Edge - REACH 201 Declaration (EDGE1601)
File Name
CRT_Iridium Edge_REACH Declaration_EDGE1601_060320.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

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

File Type
PDF
File Size
181.64 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
June 03, 2020 08:05 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Document Name
Iridium Edge - RoHS Certificate of Compliance
File Name
CRT_Iridium Edge_RoHS Certificate_(AUG17).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

RoHS Certificate for Iridium Edge.

File Type
PDF
File Size
68.62 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Edge®
Document Name
Iridium Edge - RoHS Certificate of Compliance (PN EDGE1601)
File Name
CRT_Iridium Edge_RoHS Compliance Certificate_EDGE1601_060320.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

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

File Type
PDF
File Size
192.63 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
June 03, 2020 08:04 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit
Document Name
Iridium Subscriber Equipment - TSCA Declaration
File Name
Iridium TSCA Letter - 2021-05-19 executed.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
File Type
PDF
File Size
150.97 KB
File Version
1
Date
May 21, 2021 12:00 AM EST
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Comparison Chart
Document Name
Iridium Edge Family Products - Comparison Chart
File Name
CC_Iridium Edge Family Products_Comparison Chart_033121(2).pdf.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Chart comparing the differences between the Iridium Edge Family's line of products, which include the Iridium Edge, Iridium Edge Pro and the Iridium Edge Solar.
Dated: March 31, 2021

File Type
PDF
File Size
234.3 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
March 31, 2021 09:00 AM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Edge® Pro, Iridium Edge® Pro Development Kit, Iridium Edge® Solar, Iridium Edge® Solar Demo Kit
Verticals
IoT
May 15, 2020
122.84 KB
Document Name
Iridium IoT - Comparison Chart
File Name
CC_Iridium IOT_Comparison Chart_051420.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
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. Dated: May 15, 2020
File Type
PDF
File Size
122.84 KB
File Version
3
Date
May 05, 2020 12:00 AM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9603, Iridium 9602, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Pro, Iridium Edge® Solar, Iridium CertusTM 9770
End of Life
Document Name
Iridium - Subscriber Equipment - End of Life Policy
File Name
EOL_Iridium_Subscriber Equipment_EOL Policy_r1.1_NOV08.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Iridium's general subscriber equipment end of life policy.

File Type
PDF
File Size
61.3 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
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Fact Sheet
Jan 07, 2021
530.06 KB
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Fact Sheet (ENG)
File Name
FS_Iridium Edge_Fact Sheet_ENG_010721.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in English.
Dated: January 07, 2021

File Type
PDF
File Size
530.06 KB
File Version
3.0
Date
January 07, 2021 05:12 PM EST
Applications
Asset Tracking, Fleet Management, Remote Monitoring, SCADA, SCADA
Related Products
Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Edge®, Iridium 9602
Related Services
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Verticals
IoT
Jan 07, 2021
535.83 KB
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Fact Sheet (POR)
File Name
FS_Iridium Edge_Fact Sheet_POR_010721.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in Portuguese.
Dated: January 07, 2021

File Type
PDF
File Size
535.83 KB
File Version
2.0
Date
January 07, 2021 06:03 PM EST
Applications
Asset Tracking, Fleet Management, Remote Monitoring, SCADA, SCADA
Related Products
Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium 9602
Related Services
Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®)
Verticals
IoT, Land Mobile, Maritime
Jan 17, 2018
601.84 KB
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Fact Sheet (SPA)
File Name
FS_Iridium Edge_Fact Sheet_SPA_(AUG17).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Fact Sheet for Iridium Edge in Spanish.

File Type
PDF
File Size
601.84 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Edge®
Verticals
IoT
Legal Notice
Document Name
Iridium - Satellite Subscriber - Service Policy
File Name
LGL_Iridium_Satellite Subscriber Service Policy_r1.0_SEP09.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Iridium's satellite subscriber service policy.

File Type
PDF
File Size
48.95 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
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Verticals
Corporate
Product & Service Manuals
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Quick Installation Guide
File Name
QIG_Iridium Edge_Quick Installation Guide_DEC18.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Quick installation Guide for the Iridium Edge.

File Type
PDF
File Size
1.26 MB
File Version
2.0
Date
December 04, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Edge®
Document Name
Iridium Edge - User Manual (JUN17)
File Name
UM_Iridium Edge_User Manual_(JUN17).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

User Manual for Iridium Edge.

File Type
PDF
File Size
1.53 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
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Verticals
IoT
Document Name
Iridium Edge Demo Kit - Quick Installation Guide
File Name
QIG_Iridium Edge Demo Kit_Quick Start Guide_DEC18.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Quick Installation Guide for Iridium Edge Demo Kit.

File Type
PDF
File Size
1.7 MB
File Version
2
Date
December 04, 2018 06:28 PM EST
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Product Details
Mar 17, 2020
168.88 KB
Document Name
Iridium Edge - Datasheet
File Name
DS_Iridium Edge_Datasheet_031720.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Datasheet detailing the specifications of the Iridium Edge

File Type
PDF
File Size
168.88 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
March 17, 2020 09:00 AM EST
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Video
Document Name
Iridium IoT - Video - "Are You Connected?"
File Name
VID_Iridium IoT_Are You Connected Video_MAR18.zip
Vendor
Iridium
Description

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

File Type
ZIP
File Size
161.96 MB
File Version
1
Date
March 29, 2018 01:28 PM EST
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