Iridium RUDICS

Multi-Protocol, Circuit-Switched Data Connectivity

Router-Based Unrestricted Digital Internetworking Connectivity Solutions (RUDICS) is an enhanced data service that allows customers who have requirements for large data transfers the ability to transfer data via reliable, affordable, multi-protocol Mobile Originated (MO) and Mobile Terminated (MT) circuit switched data connectivity across the Iridium satellite network. It utilizes circuit switching technology via a dial-up modem and ISDN for low-bandwidth data transfer for Iridium subscriber units (ISUs), enabling a host application to originate and terminate numerous connections simultaneously. Often these applications are designed to support hundreds or thousands of remote units.

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Iridium RUDICS

Multi-Protocol, Circuit-Switched Data Connectivity

Router-Based Unrestricted Digital Internetworking Connectivity Solutions (RUDICS) is an enhanced data service that allows customers who have requirements for large data transfers the ability to transfer data via reliable, affordable, multi-protocol Mobile Originated (MO) and Mobile Terminated (MT) circuit switched data connectivity across the Iridium satellite network. It utilizes circuit switching technology via a dial-up modem and ISDN for low-bandwidth data transfer for Iridium subscriber units (ISUs), enabling a host application to originate and terminate numerous connections simultaneously. Often these applications are designed to support hundreds or thousands of remote units.

Digital, Circuit-Switched Connections

Ideal for applications such as remote asset monitoring, control, and data file transfer. Often these applications are designed to support hundreds or thousands of remote units.

  • Global Availability
  • A mesh of 66 active Low-Earth Orbit Iridium satellites blankets the Earth, providing reliable coverage from pole-to-pole
  • Two-Way Connectivity
  • Gain insights and send over-the-air commands for business operations and remote assets anywhere in the world
  • Real-Time
  • Iridium's LEO network enables low-latency connections through shorter transmission paths than GEO networks
  • Range of Module Options
  • Small, light-weight, low-power, and low cost options to deliver Iridium RUDICS through your custom solutions
  • Simultaneous Connections
  • Similar to placing a phone call, RUDICS uses circuit-switching tech via a dial‐up modem & ISDN for low‐bandwidth data transfer, to enable a host application to originate/terminate numerous connections
  • Designed for Integration
  • Designed to be incorporated into an integrated data solution, combining the Global Iridium network with a digital connection between the Iridium gateway and a host application
  • Network Access Servers
  • Provides modem ports, supporting both Mobile-Originated (MO) and Mobile-Terminated (MT) Circuit Switch Data calls
Iridium RUDICS illustration

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Brochure
Last Updated
Size
Jan 17, 2018
743.28 KB
Document Name
Iridium 9522B - Brochure
File Name
BR_Iridium 9522B_Brochure_(JAN10).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure for Iridium 9522B in English.
File Type
PDF
File Size
743.28 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Burst®
Verticals
Aviation, IoT, Land Mobile, Maritime, U.S. Government
Document Name
Iridium Core 9523 - Brochure (ENG)
File Name
BR_Iridium Core 9523_Brochure _ENG_(DEC14).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure of Iridium 9523 in English
File Type
PDF
File Size
1.16 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS
Verticals
IoT
Document Name
Iridium Core 9523 - Brochure (RUS)
File Name
BR_Iridium Core 9523_Brochure _RUS_(DEC15).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure of Iridium 9523 in Russian
File Type
PDF
File Size
776.04 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS
Verticals
IoT
Document Name
Iridium Extreme PTT - Brochure (CHN)
File Name
BR_Iridium Extreme PTT_Brochure_CHN_MAY15.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure for the Iridium Extreme PTT in Chinese.
File Type
PDF
File Size
4.29 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Extreme® PTT
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Push-To-Talk
Verticals
Land Mobile
Document Name
Iridium Extreme PTT - GEOS Brochure
File Name
BR_Iridium Extreme PTT_GEOS Brochure_ENG_MAR15.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure for GEOS service on the Iridium Extreme PTT in English.
File Type
PDF
File Size
762.41 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Extreme® PTT
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Push-To-Talk
Verticals
Land Mobile
Document Name
Iridium Push-to-Talk - Brochure (ENG)
File Name
BR_Iridium Push-to-Talk_Brochure_ENG_JUN15.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Brochure for Iridium Push-to-Talk service in English.
File Type
PDF
File Size
3.33 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Extreme® PTT
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Push-To-Talk
Verticals
Land Mobile
Case Study
Document Name
Case Study: Iridium Polar Research Solutions
File Name
CS_Iridium Polar Research Solutions_MAY18.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Case Study concerning Iridium's Polar Research Solutions

File Type
PDF
File Size
16.5 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
May 31, 2018 09:06 AM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9603 Module, Iridium 9602 Module
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®), Iridium Circuit Switched Data (CSD)
Verticals
IoT
Certification - Regulatory
Document Name
Iridium Parts List with ECCN HTS & Origin
File Name
LGL_Iridium Parts List with ECCN HTS and Origin_061021.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description
Iridium Parts List with ECCN, HTS and Country of Origin
File Type
PDF
File Size
78.24 KB
File Version
4.0
Date
June 10, 2021 12:00 AM EST
Related Products
Iridium Core 9523, Iridium 9602 Module, Iridium 9555, Iridium Pilot® (Discontinued), Iridium Extreme®
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Netted Iridium®
Verticals
Corporate
Legal Notice
Aug 22, 2018
122.32 KB
Document Name
Iridium - Fair Access Policy
File Name
LGL_Iridium Fair Access Policy_Block 1_v.22_082218.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

The Iridium Fair Access Policy applies to all Iridium Services
Dated: August 08, 2018

File Type
PDF
File Size
122.32 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
August 22, 2018 12:46 PM EST
Related Services
Iridium Burst®, Iridium Circuit Switched Data (CSD), Iridium CloudConnect, Iridium GMDSS, Iridium OpenPort®, Iridium Push-To-Talk, Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®), Netted Iridium®
Verticals
Corporate
Sales Tool
Document Name
Iridium Extreme PTT - Accessories Catalogue Presentation Sales Tool
File Name
ST_Iridium Extreme PTT_Accessories Catalog_AUG16.pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Sales tool brochure of accessories available for the Iridium Extreme PTT.

File Type
PDF
File Size
3.32 MB
File Version
1.0
Date
January 17, 2018 06:28 PM EST
Related Products
Iridium Extreme® PTT
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Push-To-Talk
Verticals
Land Mobile
Use Cases & Infographics
Document Name
Iridium Certus - Infographic - Aviation Services
File Name
INF_Iridium Certus_Infographic_Aviation Services_090920(2).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

Infographic detailing the services Iridium offers to the Aviation market

File Type
PDF
File Size
334.18 KB
File Version
1.0
Date
September 15, 2020 03:29 PM EST
Related Services
Iridium Certus® 100, Iridium Certus® 200, Iridium Certus® 700, Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD®), Iridium RUDICS, Voice Calling
Verticals
Aviation, Iridium Certus
Document Name
Iridium RUDICS - CloudConnect Infographic
File Name
INF_Iridium RUDICS_Cloud Connect Infographic_020121(2).pdf
Vendor
Iridium
Description

CloudConnect Infographic for the Iridium RUDICS Service

File Type
PDF
File Size
718.49 KB
File Version
2.0
Date
February 01, 2021 08:29 PM EST
Related Services
Iridium RUDICS, Iridium CloudConnect
Verticals
IoT
RUDICS service icons

Iridium RUDICS

Router-Based Unrestricted Digital Internetworking Connectivity Solutions (RUDICS) is an enhanced data service that allows customers who have requirements for large data transfers the ability to transfer data via reliable, affordable, multi-protocol Mobile Originated (MO) and Mobile Terminated (MT) circuit switched data connectivity across the Iridium satellite network. It utilizes circuit switching technology via a dial-up modem and ISDN for low-bandwidth data transfer for Iridium subscriber units (ISUs), enabling a host application to originate and terminate numerous connections simultaneously. Often these applications are designed to support hundreds or thousands of remote units.

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