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On this page, you’ll find a number of useful resources for getting started on the Soracom platform. Got any questions? Click here to get in touch with our team of IoT experts now.
The most common way of connecting your device the Soracom platform is over a cellular connection with a Soracom IoT SIM card.
Connecting over cellular means your device will be able to transmit data to and from the cloud from anywhere, as long as it’s able to pick up a 2G, 3G, 4G LTE or Cat-M1 signal from any of the hundreds of mobile operators within our IoT network.
The video guide below will show you how to get your hands on a Soracom SIM card, setting it up in your device and registering within our User Console.
Before you’re able to send data, the final step is configuring your APN settings on the device to the following:
Soracom Arc is a secure link service that allows compatible devices to connect directly to the Soracom platform using any standard internet connection, such as WiFi, Ethernet, or satellite.
Devices that use Arc to connect to Soracom are able to securely access platform services just as if they were connected using a cellular connection, including: