GPS Trackers, GSM Devices, Satellite Terminals, Modems and More

Rugged, Cost-Effective Hardware for Developing State-of-the-Art Asset Tracking Applications in Africa

ORBCOMM’s offers the most comprehensive suite of affordable satellite, GSM and dual-mode cellular-satellite data communication terminals, covering the spectrum of low data rate to high speed broad-band applications for a wide variety of markets.

Purpose-built for M2M and IoT applications and rugged enough to withstand the demands of the harsh African landscape, our hardware offerings are supported by the most advanced back office software system available for next-level asset tracking and management.

Our proven, award-winning hardware leverages ORBCOMM’s multiple satellite and Tier 1 cellular networks for complete and reliable global coverage for M2M and IoT applications.

Besides offering a wide selection of GSM tracking devices, ORBCOMM specializes in rugged, powerful and fully programmable satellite and dual-mode terminals, including but not limited to:

IDP-782 (Cellular and Dual-Mode)
The fully programmable IDP-782 is available as cellular-only or as an integrated dual-mode device combining cellular network coverage and the two-way IsatData Pro satellite service. It enables fleet managers to locate and remotely manage vehicles and communicate with drivers traveling in and out of remote areas.

Vehicle Tracking device: IDP-782

IDP-680 (Satellite)
Choose the IDP-680 for near real-time remote asset management, security and two-way communication via satellite. The IDP series of satellite devices offers customers a quick and smart way to connect people with fixed and mobile assets in the most remote areas of the world.

asset tracking: IDP-680

IDP-690 (Satellite)
The IDP-690 is designed for maritime applications including tracking vessels and buoys and communicating with sea personnel. Send location data, reports, text messages, e-logs and more to and from marine vessels over the reliable IsatData Pro satellite service.

asset tracking: IDP-690

IDP-800 (Satellite)
The IDP-800 is a low-profile, fully programmable satellite communications device with an integrated battery compartment that uses the two-way IsatData Pro satellite network for near real-time tracking of trailers, containers, vessels and more.

Trailer Monitoring Device: IDP-800

GT 1100 (Cellular and Dual-Mode)
Designed specifically for trailer tracking, ORBCOMM’s solar-powered GT 1100 has a small form factor that makes it easy to install on trailers and intermodal containers to provide complete asset visibility, improve operations and lower the cost of doing business—all without the hassle of frequent battery changes.

Cellular and Dual-Mode: trailer tracking GT 1100

PT 7000 (Cellular, Dual-Mode)
The PT 7000 is a ruggedized, dual-mode tracking and monitoring device designed specifically for a broad range of heavy equipment types and sizes in construction, mining, rail and utilities.

dual-mode tracking and monitoring device: PT 7000

PT 6000 (Cellular, Dual-Mode)
The PT 6000 offers two-way monitoring and control of refrigerated trailers, containers and railcars. Enables comprehensive temperature, fuel and maintenance management, multi-temperature zone support, event-based alarms and more.

dual-mode tracking and monitoring device: PT 6000

Satellite Modems
Interchangeable, single form factor satellite modems for multiple networks. ORBCOMM's versatile M2M modems feature an identical footprint, connectors, power input, programming environment, communication interface and protocols.


ORBCOMM's powerful, rugged and cost-effective devices track, monitor and control assets in the most remote areas of the world with complete global coverage across multiple satellite and cellular networks.

We have supplied thousands of satellite and GSM data communication terminals across Africa, the majority of these continue to operate reliably often in the harshest and most remote of environments.

To view ORBCOMM’s full suite of M2M and IoT terminals, modems, sensors and more, visit https://www.orbcomm.com/en/hardware