Sierra Wireless FX30 Programmable IoT Gateway Launched


Sierra Wireless FX30 Launched


The new Sierra Wireless FX30 Programmable IoT Gateway has now been launched, setting a new standard for IoT embedded platforms.

The FX30 is the industry’s smallest, most rugged programmable 3G/4G LTE cellular gateway.





Introducing the Sierra Wireless FX30

Providing an integrated, secure embedded application environment, the FX30 from Sierra Wireless enables scalable, speedy and global deployments of IoT applications for any connected machine or infrastructure. Offering a small footprint and highly ruggedised, the Sierra Wireless FX30 will be available in 3 versions:

  • 3G Ethernet – available December 16th 2016
  • 3G Serial – available March 2017
  • LTE Ethernet – available March 2017



Key Product Benefits

The Sierra Wireless FX30 IoT Gateway offers the following core benefits…

Highly Programmable: Enables secure Linux-based embedded application environment to build efficient IoT systems.

Small & Rugged: Purpose-built to fit into machines and infrastructure equipment, and meets harsh industrial environmental requirements.

Global & Scalable: Reach the global 3G/2G market with a single product, and scale to LTE with full hardware and software compatibility.

Extensible: Comprehensive built-in interfaces to connect easily to any system, plus flexible hardware expansion with IoT Connector.

Managed: Free unlimited firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) services using AirVantage® IoT Platform.

Accelerate time to market: AirVantage IoT application enablement allows device-to-cloud solutions to be deployed in record time.



Built for IoT applications, the Sierra Wireless FX30 is suitable for connecting any machine or infrastructure, and its Ethernet and Serial variants provide the flexibility to suit most applications. It also supports an IoT connector expansion slot to enable hardware extensions, and even has the option to support both standard 2FF SIMs or MFF2 embedded SIMs.

Offering best-in-class low power consumption (less than 1W in idle mode and 2mW in ultra-low power mode) it is ideal for solar or battery powered applications as well – increasing its flexibility and potential use cases.

Example applications include monitoring and alerting for solar panels, water pumps, wind turbines, alternators, sensors, thermometers, and so on.


More Information

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