Dual-Mode M2M Network Coverage
Satellite-Cellular Tracking for the Best of Both Worlds
ORBCOMM is a single-source provider of global satellite communications and cellular network coverage enabling the best of both worlds in dual-mode M2M fleet management and industrial asset tracking.
ORBCOMM’s dual-mode devices and multi-network services blend cellular bandwidth with reliable satellite coverage for cost-effective coverage around the world—all managed in one place through the versatile ORBCOMMconnect service delivery platform.
Why Choose Dual-Mode?
Fleet managers are increasingly choosing dual-mode satellite-cellular devices to manage assets moving in and out of cellular coverage. Here’s why:
- Gain Coverage In and Out of Cellular
Avoid cellular network blind spots and avoid costly cellular roaming charges.
- Save on Airtime Least Cost Routing
Automatically switch between cellular coverage when available and satellite in remote areas for significant cost savings.
- Smart Data Communications
ORBCOMM’s versatile dual-mode devices can be programmed or configured to send and receive larger amounts of data in urban areas and keep a vital communications link outside of cellular.
- Immunity to Network Congestion and Weather
Track vehicles and assets regardless of cellular network congestion, bad weather or emergency events that may interfere with cellular coverage.
- Help Prevent Cargo Theft
Protect cargo in high-risk areas with both cellular and satellite reporting, cellular jamming detection, panic buttons and more.