GE MDS™ Orbit Platform


This next generation industrial wireless communications solution integrates a range of technologies from cellular to private, and unlicensed to licensed narrowband, supporting customers’ needs for secure private, public and hybrid communications networks.

MDS Orbit Platform supports a diverse portfolio of industrial modems, routers and gateways to extend wireless network coverage in various spectrum and geographic conditions, providing 2G, 3G and 4G LTE cellular communications for public and private connectivity globally.

Key Benefits

•   Simplify operations, reduce learning curves and reduce cost by unifying the deployment of multiple wireless technologies on a single platform
•   Repurpose narrowband spectrum for more bandwidth demanding applications using QAM modulation
•   Deploy latency sensitive applications on high speed unlicensed 900MHz ISM
•   Expand network coverage reliably across multiple cellular carriers and countries
•   Minimize network downtime and maximize application availability with redundant radio uplinks
•   Protect network and assets with powerful cyber security capabilities
      Radio Type 900 MHz Unlicensed Ethernet
      Radio Capability Point to Multipoint
      Radio Voltage 12 VDC
      Radio Voltage 24 VDC
      Radio Carrier Power 1 watt
      Radio Data Protocol Serial
      Radio Temperature Range Low -40f
      Radio Temperature Range High 158f
      Radio Encryption AES-128
      Radio Housing Enclosed
      Radio UL Approval UL Approved
      Radio Range 30 miles
      Radio Data Protocol Ethernet
      Radio Voltage 48 VDC
      Radio Temperature Inputs 1 Antenna Port
      Radio Antenna Ports 1 Antenna Port
      Radio Serial Ports 1 Serial Port
      Radio RF Connector TNC Female
      Radio Data Interface RJ45
      Radio Mounting Standard Mount
      Radio Frequency Range 902-928 MHz
      Radio Data Rate 1.25 Mbps
      Radio Ethernet Ports 2 Ethernet Ports
      Radio 2 Type None
      Radio 3 Type None
      Radio Model Orbit MCR

      MDS Orbit - 900 MHz Unlicensed Spec Sheet.pdf

      MDS Orbit Spec Sheet.pdf

      MDS Orbit User Manual.pdf