The Sierra Wireless AirPrime WP8548 is an industrial-grade LGA 239-pad module. Its wireless modem provides voice and data connectivity on HSPA, WCDMA, EDGE and GPRS networks. The WP8548 includes GNSS functionality.
The AirPrime WP8548 also embeds several cores for maximum flexibility and security for embedded software execution, including:
A Telecom Core that natively manages 2G / 3G modem features
An Application Core dedicated to customer applications, natively provided with Linux operating system