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TS-GDB

Capture Iridium Burst℠ Data

Starting at $385 (Qty. 1)

Highlights

  • Iridium Modem w/ Antenna
  • Software API
  • 1x USB 2.0 Standard-B Connector
  • Low Power (60mA @ 5V)
  • Industrial Temp Range: -40 °C to 85 °C

The TS-GDB is a stand-alone Iridium Global Data Burst℠ Terminal USB 2.0 device complete with Celestech 9602GDB Iridium modem, antenna, enclosure, and software API, making it easy to pair nearly any computer with the Iridium Global Data Burst℠ service. The API provides a simple procedure call interface that encapsulates the functions needed to manage the terminal and receiving of Iridium Burst℠ broadcast messages using the TS-GDB device (Note: The TS-GDB does not support Iridium Short Burst Data℠ transmitting. If interested in transmitting, see our TS-IRIDIUM PC/104 peripheral.).

Hardware

The TS-GDB provides a simple, affordable means of accessing Iridium Burst℠ broadcasts. The device measures 4 x 3 x 1.4 inches (10.1 x 7.6 x 3.4 cm) and can be attached to any USB 2.0 port that can provide the rated power.

  • Iridium 9602 Modem with Antenna
  • USB 2.0 Standard-B Type-B Connector
  • Industrial Temp Range: -40 to 85 °C

Software

The TS-GDB device makes it easy to pair the power of the Iridium Burst℠ service with nearly any computer. The device is furnished with a software API that enables rapid integration with your applications. The API provides a simple procedure call interface that encapsulates the functions needed to manage the terminal and receiving of Iridium Burst℠ messages using the TS-GDB device. Iridium Certification of the TS-GDB is in process and should be completed soon.

Detailed Feature List

  • Iridium Modem w/ Antenna
  • Software API
  • 1x USB 2.0 Standard-B Connector
  • Low Power (60mA @ 5V)
  • Industrial Temp Range: -40 °C to 85 °C
  • Low Cost Plastic Enclosure
  • 4" x 3" x 1.4" (L x W x H)
  • Status Indicating LED
Interfaces
USB Device 1x
Operation Temperature
Fanless Temp Range -40 °C to 85 °C
Power Consumption
Min Power Consumption 0.23 W
Max Power Consumption 7.50 W
Operating Supply Voltage
Operating Supply Voltage 5 VDC
Mechanical
Height 13mm
Length 41mm
Width 46mm
Weight 1 g

Technologic Systems provides complete documentation for our mature products, including manuals, schematics, mechanical drawings, etc. The most recent documentation files are always made available through our website. If you don't find the documentation you are looking for, contact support for more information. Also, please make sure to visit our Embedded Systems Support webpage, our official WIKI and join our official Developers Forum.

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The prices below are available for sales orders requesting different quantities on a per release basis.

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Product Customization

Technologic Systems can provide you with a custom tailored version of our standard product starting at minimum order sizes of 100 units or more. Customized products can be based on various combinations of many of the standard product features. There will be a one-time customization fee to cover the set up of your custom part number and production processes. Once the set up is complete the standard lead time for your customized product would be 6-8 weeks. Please contact us to get started on tailoring this product to meet your needs. In addition to tailoring our standard product to your needs, for slightly larger orders sizes, Technologic Systems can also provide a custom design based on this product to meet your mechanical requirements or to add features.

What's Included

Use the table below to configure your product and add it to your cart. If you have any questions, please contact us for assistance.

Product Configuration
Part # Description Price Qty Total
TS-GDB The TS-GDB is a self-contained unit including an internal antenna and provides a simple, affordable means of accessing Iridium Burst℠ broadcasts. $385 $385
Accessories and Extras
Part # Description Price Qty Total
CB-USB-AMBM USB Cable w/ connectors USB-A Male to USB-B Male (also used as power supply cable) $8 $0