Barra Edge

Low-cost battery-powered indoor/outdoor asset tracker for LTE-M/NB-IoT networks

  • Indoor/Outdoor – GNSS, Wi-Fi AP MAC Address Scanning, and Cell Tower location for indoor/outdoor asset management
  • Deploy-Once battery life with 10+ years on only 2 x AA user-replaceable batteries
  • Cloud-based Location Solving (versus on-device) for substantial power savings
  • Magnetic Switch for Device Activation and Tamper Detection
  • Slim Form Factor and Ultra-Rugged IP68, IK07 housing
  • LTE-M/NB-IoT Connectivity


This device is designed, developed, and manufactured by Digital Matter

Barra Edge Features

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GNSS, Wi-Fi AP MAC Address Scanning, and Cell Tower location for seamless indoor/outdoor asset management.

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'Deploy Once' Battery Life

Powered by user-replaceable 2 x AA Alkaline or Lithium batteries for 10+ years of battery life with ‘Battery Low’ and ‘Battery Critical’ alerts.

Slim & Ultra-Rugged

Ultra-rugged and waterproof IP68 and IK07-rated housing ensures the Barra Edge can withstand impact, fine dust, and brief submersion.

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Magnetic Activation & Tamper Detection

Simplify and secure deployments with magnetic activation and tamper detection.

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Wire-Free Installation

Compact and concealable. Multiple installation options for covertly and easily securing the device to assets with screws, bolts, cable ties, rivets, and more. Stainless steel screws supplied.

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Flexible Configuration

Configure device parameters such as heartbeat rate, movement and accelerometer settings, and more to fit any tracking application.

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Periodic or Movement-Based

Adaptive tracking technology detects when the device is on the move and increases the update rate, providing detail when you need it while conserving battery when stationary.


Cloud-Based Location Solving

Transfers the location processing workload from the device to the cloud for substantial power savings.

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Asset Utilization

Capture run hours based on movement to understand and optimize asset utilization.

Theft Recovery

Switch to Recovery Mode in the case of theft or loss to activate real-time tracking for asset retrieval.

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White-Label Ready

Non-branded housing for seamless deployments under your own brand.

Powerful Provisioning Tools,
Simple Integration

Device Management

Our advanced device management and provisioning platform offers unprecedented control over device settings to fit any tracking application.

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Data Integration

Send data to any IoT or telematics platform with comprehensive documentation and a flexible and open payload format.

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Cloud-Based Solver

Digital Matter’s Location Engine makes it easy to perform cloud-based position solving and integrate data into any system.

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Technical Support

Expert technical assistance with device activation, installation, configuration, integration, troubleshooting, and a robust knowledge base.

Barra Edge Resources


Getting Started Guide

Get started with the Barra Edge Cellular.


Magnetic Activation Mode and Tamper Detection

Learn more about magnetic activation and tamper detection the Barra Edge.



View and download the Barra Edge datasheet.


Product Announcement

Learn more about the benefits of the Barra range.

The Digital Matter Difference

QUALITY matters

‘Good Enough’ is Not Enough For Your Critical Assets

Details matter. Our entire process is underpinned by a relentless attention to detail to consistently deliver solutions of the highest-possible quality and reliability.

POWER matters

The Power to Do More with ‘Deploy Once’ Battery Life

Through smarter design and better engineering we’re now able to achieve ‘deploy once’ battery life, significantly reducing operating costs and enabling deployments at scale.


Demand More From Your Devices

Easily configure your devices with full control over a rich set of device parameters. Send data to any end platform with multiple integration options.

SECURITY matters

Authenticated and Encrypted Everywhere

We implement comprehensive security protocols on our hardware and software to protect the integrity and confidentiality of your IoT data.

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