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Smart Grid Monitoring Systems: Connecting Utilities with Satellite IoT (FAQ)

Energy management is evolving with utility companies adopting a smart grid monitoring system powered by IoT and satellite connectivity as a way to meet new logistical demands effectively and reliably.  In March, ORBCOMM held “Connecting the Smart Grid with Satellite IoT”, a free webinar which covered what smart grids are, why so many

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ORBCOMM Supports New DCSA IoT Standard for Refrigerated Container Monitoring On-Board Vessels

As a global leader in industrial Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for supply chain assets, cargo and infrastructure, ORBCOMM welcomes the new IoT connectivity interface standards for monitoring refrigerated containers on-board vessels published December 18 by the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA).

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What is AIS? The Role of Satellite AIS in Digitizing Maritime Supply Chains

As the Fourth Industrial Revolution ushers in a new wave of smart digital, automated and autonomous technologies, it’s worth a reminder that longer established systems are playing a vital role in our brave new data-driven world – and indeed continue

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Dual-Mode Satellite/Cellular IoT: The Next Generation – Live Webinar Coming May 5

With COVID-19 changing the world as we know it, our first wish is that this finds you safe and well. For those of us fortunate enough to continue working, we’re facing up to the prospect of doing so from home

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Get Smarter About Smart Grid at DistribuTECH 2020

Improving reliability and minimizing service interruptions are two key challenges facing utilities, especially when it comes to energy provisioning in isolated areas. IoT for smart grid delivers 24/7 monitoring of field equipment and infrastructure, alarms, and the remote control of

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Industrial IoT: 6 Things to Look for in a Technology Partner

The world of the Internet of Things (IoT) knows no bounds. In fact, according to McKinsey, by 2025, IoT will have a potential total economic impact of as much as $11.1 trillion per year globally! We’ve seen consumer IoT technology get

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RFID Solutions: Avoiding the “Science Project” Scenario (Video)

RFID has a lot of potential and promise, yet comes with considerable hype and unrealistic expectations that often cloud easy wins and attainable ROI. This key is finding value in the low-hanging fruit that simple, effective RFID solutions offer, and

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The Future of Industrial IoT, Satellite M2M and Telematics

Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) Member Interview | John Stolte: Executive VP of Technology and Operations, ORBCOMM & MSUA Board Treasurer Catherine Melquist (President, MSUA):  It was great seeing you at MSUA’s awards luncheon during SATELLITE18 and I appreciate you

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Webinar: Global Supply Chain is Transformed by IoT Connectivity: Feb. 28

February 28, 2018 11 AM EST (16:00 GMT) Presented by the IMC IoT M2M Council With some analysts calling for the number of devices deployed in asset-tracking applications expected to triple by 2022, the global supply chain is replacing traditional

Posted in 1. Transportation, 6. IoT Trends, 7. Connectivity

Industrial IoT Innovations and Insights: ORBCOMM 2017 Year in Review

2017 was an exceptionally busy year for ORBCOMM, with new clients, projects, products and acquisitions combining to further strengthen our position as the most comprehensive global provider of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions. Before we embark on another busy

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