On-the-move vehicle connectivity extends beyond cellular with Iridium Certus broadband service

Iridium Communications Inc. announced the next wave of Iridium Certus service providers selected to deliver this next-generation satellite broadband solution for land-mobile applications. This group of six world-class service providers includes, Globalsat, IEC Telecom, Marlink, McQ, Pivotel and Tesam Argentina S.A.

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Iridium to provide global connectivity for new SkyBitz as a Service offering

McLean, Virginia, USA, May 29, 2014 (Globe Newswire) – Iridium Communications Inc. has announced it has extended its agreement to provide satellite connectivity to SkyBitz in support of their new SkyBitz as a Service (SBS) offering.

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ORBCOMM hires Patrick Shay as its EVP for Sales and Marketing

Fort Lee, New Jersey, USA. (BUSINESS WIRE) — ORBCOMM Inc., a global satellite data communications company specialising in two-way machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, today announced the appointment of Patrick Shay as executive vice president (EVP), Sales & Marketing.

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Digi extends Internet of Things to Iridium satellite network

-iDigi Device Cloud™ enables cloud connected devices over satellite networks.

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M2M helps Iridium hit 500,000 subscribers

The emerging M2M market is the primary reason behind Iridium’s growth to reach the half a million billable subscriber milestone this week.

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Digi adds Iridium satellite connectivity to ConnectPort X5 R rugged gateway

Ilkley, W Yorkshire, UK. September 2011 – Digi International has announced that its ConnectPort® X5 R is now certified to use the Iridium (NASDAQ: IRDM) satellite network for global, two-way, low-latency data communications.

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Mongol Rally team gains satellite tracking through sponsorship deal

Global satellite tracking company Track 24 Solo is sponsoring the 2011 Mongol Rally team, the Social Media Syndicate, and will provide the team with its online Solo Viewer and a Packmaster Lo-Pro tracking and two-way messaging device.

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