Depending on the size of our data transfer needs, we have a few different options:


DLS-9612 Plug and Play SBD Data ModemThe Iridium DLS-9612 Plug and Play SBD (Short Data Burst Protocol) Modem

The DLS-9612 provides an easy to use external SBD modem that can be directly connected to a laptop, tablet PC or PDA allowing mobile users to exchange text messages and GPS location updates on a global basis. Datalink’s Mobius Software for windows Laptops and Tablets provides a ready to use GPS tracking and two-way text messaging solution. Some key features include:

  • RS-232 DB-9 connection
  • 8volt to 16 volt DC supply
  • Length: 127 mm
  • Width: 107 mm
  • Height: 33.5 mm
  • Weight: 375 gr
  • Operating temperature range: -40c to +85c


Another Iridium SBD sibling, the 9601 – Iridium SBD Transceiver: