New NimbeLink Skywire Modem Receives Verizon Certification

NimbeLink’s NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD Skywire modem has been officially approved through Verizon’s Open Development certification process.

Plymouth, MN, August 14, 2018 – NimbeLink, the world’s leading provider of cellular IoT technology, solutions and services, today announced that the company’s new NL-
SW-LTE-S7618RD Skywire embedded modem has been officially certified by Verizon. NimbeLink customers can now buy and utilize the device to get their products to market fast and better support their business needs.

“The fact that all NimbeLink products are carrier-certified out of the box is a huge differentiator for us in the market,” said Kurt Larson, Co-Founder and CTO of NimbeLink. “By using end-device certified products our customers are afforded significant time and financial savings. This new CAT 1 Skywire also utilizes NimbeLink’s standard Skywire interface, a very small form-factor, and simplifies customer design efforts.”


  • No carrier certification required
  • Antenna independent
  • USB and UART serial interfaces
  • Small form-factor
  • Skywire interface
  • U.FL port for antenna flexibility
  • RoHS Compliant


  • Longest Network Life
  • Improved reception with RX diversity
  • 3V-5V input
  • Lower cost than LTE CAT 3-4 modems
  • Supported Bands LTE B4, LTE B13


The Skywire NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD is ready to order now and is available with optional bundled data plans. The NimbeLink team and NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD Skywire modem take the complexity out of designing and deploying cellular IoT solutions, and get you to market fast!

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About Skywire Embedded Modems

Like other modems in the NimbeLink’s Skywire family, the NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD leverages the variety of NimbeLink development kits, adapters, and microprocessor capes, allowing fast, easy integration into new and existing products.

About NimbeLink
NimbeLink is the world’s-leading developer of cellular-based IoT solutions. The company makes carrier-certified embedded modems and asset-tracking solutions that are created and deployed right the first time, significantly reducing costs and time to market. For more information, please call 612.285.3433, send us a message here or visit