Transportation

Transportation

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    OVERVIEW

    Optimize Operations and Manage Assets All Around the Globe

    With fleets scattered all around the globe, having access to timely information is what drives the business of transportation. Iridium lets you and your customers know where your equipment is, what it is doing and how it can be used more efficiently, even in remote and demanding of environments.

    Iridium and its partners support industry-leading transportation solutions, including global high-performance asset management, condition monitoring, driver safety, lone worker and remote communications, reliably and in real time — anywhere on the planet.

    Unmatched Reach, Reliability and Return on Investment

    Iridium delivers key advantages for fleet operations around the globe — now and long into the future, including:

    • Reliable pole-to-pole satellite coverage
    • Data plans tailored to your specific needs
    • Flexible airtime packages ideal to increase cost efficiency
    • Innovative, easily integrated and fully scalable technology

    ASSET MANAGEMENT

    The Power to Make Better Informed Decisions

    From railway tracks to highways, Iridium empowers transportation companies to manage their fleets more efficiently — optimizing overall performance and enhancing safety for equipment and drivers, no matter where the road takes them.

    ASSET MANAGEMENT

    The Power to Make Better Informed Decisions

    From railway tracks to highways, Iridium empowers transportation companies to manage their fleets more efficiently — optimizing overall performance and enhancing safety for equipment and drivers, no matter where the road takes them.

    Stay in Touch with Equipment Around the Globe

    Transport operators need access to real-time data and communications that allows them to:

    • Monitor and manage assets more efficiently
    • Optimize equipment utilization
    • Reduce equipment failure and downtime
    • Improve productivity and resale value
    • Protect investments from theft or unauthorized use

    Stay in Touch with Equipment Around the Globe

    Transport operators need access to real-time data and communications that allows them to:

    • Monitor and manage assets more efficiently
    • Optimize equipment utilization
    • Reduce equipment failure and downtime
    • Improve productivity and resale value
    • Protect investments from theft or unauthorized use

    Driving Millions of Intelligent Data Conversations

    Iridium’s Internet of Things (IoT) platform delivers the power of global connectivity through an ecosystem of value-added partners, enabling organizations to better monitor and manage container and trailer movement and scheduling around the world.

    CONDITION MONITORING

    Anticipate and React to Any Changes, in Real-time, Anywhere

    Keeping track of the state of your assets can be a challenge. Doing it with a fleet operating in different parts of the world can be an even bigger one. Iridium provides real time access to high-value data — empowering you to take actions to prevent potential failures and avoid their costly consequences.

    CONDITION MONITORING

    Anticipate and React to Any Changes, in Real-time, Anywhere

    Keeping track of the state of your assets can be a challenge. Doing it with a fleet operating in different parts of the world can be an even bigger one. Iridium provides real time access to high-value data — empowering you to take actions to prevent potential failures and avoid their costly consequences.

    Giving Dispatchers the Information They Need, When and Where They Need It

    From pole-to-pole, Iridium’s global, low-latency, Short Burst Data (SBD) service provides the ideal solution for monitoring and updating status on fleet activity and efficiency.

    DRIVER SAFETY

    Real-time Risk Mitigation and Response

    Iridium leverages the power of intelligent data and low-latency, two-way communications to help protect both equipment and transport operators.

    DRIVER SAFETY

    Real-time Risk Mitigation and Response

    Iridium leverages the power of intelligent data and low-latency, two-way communications to help protect both equipment and transport operators.

    A Range of Global Transport Safety Solutions

    Fleets and cargo are kept secure with global vehicle safety services such as:

    • Timely asset location and trip details
    • Vehicle performance management
    • Breakdown and crash notifications
    • Driving style monitoring, and
    • In-cab driver mentoring

    A Range of Global Transport Safety Solutions

    Fleets and cargo are kept secure with global vehicle safety services such as:

    • Timely asset location and trip details
    • Vehicle performance management
    • Breakdown and crash notifications
    • Driving style monitoring, and
    • In-cab driver mentoring

    LONE WORKER

    Enhance Personal Safety and Response Times

    Lone workers, especially on isolated routes, face heightened safety and communication challenges. Iridium helps mitigate risk and respond quickly to any situation with reliable, location-based services, safety alerting, man-down systems and low-latency two-way communications capabilities.

    LONE WORKER

    Enhance Personal Safety and Response Times

    Lone workers, especially on isolated routes, face heightened safety and communication challenges. Iridium helps mitigate risk and respond quickly to any situation with reliable, location-based services, safety alerting, man-down systems and low-latency two-way communications capabilities.

    The Most Powerful Handset Ever

    Iridium Extreme combines market-leading toughness with an unmatched feature set including location awareness and a fully integrated SOS button with emergency response service — making it the ultimate emergency lifeline for isolated energy workers.

    Lone Workers Can Now Work – Everywhere

    Paired with partner applications developed with lone workers in mind, Iridium GO!® creates the world’s only reliable global connection to provide voice and text messaging for smartphone users. In addition to GPS tracking, SOS alert and more — Iridium GO! provides data capabilities through optimized apps. No worries. Just connected, everywhere.

    Push Your Network Beyond Limits

    The Iridium Push-to-Talk service is the only truly global, truly mobile push-to-talk system available today, delivering low-latency group communication for transportation and logistics operations at the push of a button — without compromise.