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IDP devices have a satellite communications protocol.


ORBCOMM is a global leader and innovator in the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), providing solutions that connect businesses to their assets to deliver increased visibility and operational efficiency. The company offers a broad set of asset monitoring and control solutions, including seamless satellite and cellular connectivity, unique hardware and powerful applications, all backed by end-to-end customer support, from installation to deployment to customer care. ORBCOMM has a diverse customer base including premier OEMs, solutions customers and channel partners spanning transportation, supply chain, warehousing and inventory, heavy equipment, maritime, natural resources and government. Note: ORBCOMM acquired SkyWave in 2015.

Device Plugin Change Log

ORBCOMM build 8342 (2024-02-20)

  • Fix for mismatched message fields type/unit/description

ORBCOMM build 7828 (2023-10-04)

  • Parse TrackPoint from RawPayload

ORBCOMM build 7509 (2023-05-10)

  • Use https URL by default for "IDP,ORBCOMM" provider

ORBCOMM build 6927 (2022-10-12)

  • Orbcomm IDP Standard added support for: ​Port​ and ​PortValue

ORBCOMM build 6919 (2022-10-10)

  • Add IDP Standard: RPM1 and RPM2 support

ORBCOMM build 6737 (2022-08-16)

  • Fix invalid speed and heading indications for Orbcomm ID

ORBCOMM build 6683 (2022-06-22)

  • Add Sensor5 for 'IDP Standard' device

ORBCOMM build 6346 (2022-02-18)

  • Add MessageType and fixed Tamper value for IDP device

ORBCOMM build 6174 (2021-12-22)

  • Fix parsing reports "SIN 126" (km/h)

ORBCOMM build 5822 (2021-08-10)

  • Fix speed and heading values for IDP messages according to new specifications

ORBCOMM build 5814 (2021-07-26)

  • Fix parsing boolean values

ORBCOMM build 5794 (2021-07-07)

  • Change IDP command according to new requirements

ORBCOMM build 5510 (2021-04-19)

  • Add SIN 116 report with RawSensors parameter to IDP

ORBCOMM build 5455 (2021-04-15)

  • Add sub_account_id
  • Plugin now named ORBCOMM

ORBCOMM build 5169 (2021-02-11)

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