Dell Edge Gateway 5100

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Take data capture and analysis to the edge.

The Dell Edge Gateway Model 5100 is our most industrial IoT device, designed to provide fast, responsive data solutions even in extreme conditions.

Dell Internet of Thing (IoT) Gateway (5100) - Industrial


Refining the ‘Internet of Things’

The state of business today: The integration of IT and operation technology isn’t new, it’s been happening for decades. Dell has invested heavily in IoT research and has designed technology uniquely optimized for improved security and efficiency across your device network.

The network of the future: By 2020, IoT will reach 26 billion connected devices. The challenge is to capture, analyze and effectively gain insights from the massive amounts of data these sensors and devices collect, in order to drive your business forward.

Created for any condition: The next evolution in Dell’s IoT technology is focused on intelligent gateways that can operate reliably in extreme temperatures and help connect endpoints even in the most challenging industrial or enterprise environments.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Refining the ‘Internet of Things’

More industrial applications. Improved insights

Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Valuable results
Valuable results : Dual-core Intel Atom processing enables edge analytics ranging from local rule-based control decisions to stream processing so only meaningful events are sent to the datacenter or cloud. This flexibility conserves expensive network bandwidth and minimizes downtime.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Optimized connectivity
Optimized connectivity: Diverse and expandable I/O allows you to connect, aggregate, relay and track data from virtually any sensor and network protocol, including wireless mesh networks and legacy serial equipment, so you can make the most of your existing investments. Do even more with optional I/O expansion and power modules.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Built tough
Built tough: The Gateway 5100’s fanless, solid-state design is optimized for wall and DIN-rail mounting, and the extended environmental specifications are designed to withstand harsh conditions– including temperatures up to 70°C and down to -30°C. With an optional enclosure, you can add further protection against dust, oil and other challenging environments.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Analytics at your fingertips

Analytics at your fingertips

User-friendly development: With the Dell Gateway 5100, your company can build its operation on its own terms, with modular, architecture-agnostic solutions.

Refined data streams: Harness the power of advanced analytics with more finely tuned data always at the ready.

Analytics for any size: Prepare to scale your operations quickly and efficiently from the pilot to production stages.

Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Ports and slots

Ports and slots

1.RS-232 | 2.(2) RS-485 | 3.RS-422/485 combo | 4.USB 2.0 | 5.USB 3.0 | 6.(2) RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet | 7. HDMI port
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Dimensions and weight

Dimensions and weight

Height: 8.5" (216 mm)| Width: 9" (229 mm)| Depth: 2.9" (74 mm)
Weight: Starting at 3.2kg
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Power Module

Power Module

Get supplementary power for a PCIe card and provide space for potential future modules. Regulate external power sources for smooth, uninterrupted service.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - I/O Expansion

I/O Expansion

Prepare for expansion with two additional USB ports, a serial port and GPIO, so you’re ready to connect future models and manage cables easily. Requires additional power module.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Rugged Enclosure

Rugged Enclosure

This lockable hardened enclosure protects from dust, oil and weather elements, and the chassis intrusion switch will send an alert in case of unauthorized access.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - Mesh Networking Adapter

Mesh Networking Adapter

Discover a cost-effective yet reliable wireless technology for mesh networks such as ZigBee and other low-battery situations.
Dell Edge Gateway 5100 - CANBus Card

CANBus Card

Created to allow access to Controller Area Network protocols, this card series drastically reduces the chance of data loss and ensures system reliability.

We've got your Edge Gateway covered

Pro Support Plus

Dell ProSupport

Choose Dell ProSupport, for 24x72x365 direct access to in-region Prosupport engineers for advanced hardware and OS support. When necessary, Dell will provide next business day onsite service after remote diagnosis.

Deployment Services

Dell Deployment Services

Deployment services ensure your Dell Edge Gateway is configured accurately and quickly by our highly skilled experts.
Configuration & Flexible Branding

Configuration & Flexible Branding

Dell Edge Gateways are OEM-ready, so talk to us about flexible branding options, with our Configuration Service, we can also configure gateways to your specifications,including custom BIOS settings and installation of your software image prior to shipping to your site.

Product Type

  • Dell Edge Gateway Model 5100


  • Intel CPU E3825 1.33GHz

Operating System

  • Snappy Ubuntu Core 15.04


  • 2GB DDR3L-1067MHz
    4GB DDR3L-1333MHz


  • Industrial-grade chassis, available with wall mounts or DIN-rail brackets.

Dimensions & Weight

  • Height: 8.5" (216 mm) x Width: 9” (229 mm) x Depth: 2.9” (74 mm)
    Weight: Starting at 3.2 Kg


  • Commercial unit:
    Operating temperature -30°C to 70°C;
    Relative humidity 5% to 95% non-condensing.

USB Port

  • 2 USB2, 1 USB3

Form Factor

  • Fanless design.
    Optimized for wall and DIN-rail mounting.
    Designed for industrial conditions

I/O Expansion Slots

  • 2 USB 2.0
    1 USB 3.0
    1 RS-232
    2 RS-485
    1 RS-422/485
    1 HDMI
    1 45 RJ Dual Independent Gigabit Ethernet


  • Wireless 802.11 LAN Card


  • WindRiver®: Helix™ Device Cloud. Snappy Ubuntu. Your choice of Dell Edge Device Manager (EDM) or Dell Client Command Suite to enable your choice of third-party on-premise management console such as Microsoft System Center.


  • Trusted Platform Module (TPM) v1.2 to securely store artifacts (including passwords, certificates, or encryption keys) used to authenticate the gateway.


  • Nominal input 24V AC/DC (18 – 26.4V), 4.0 Amps.
    Also accepts standard Dell notebook AC adapter, 65W, 7.4mm plug.


  • 1 Year ProSupport with Next Business Day Onsite Service


  • Industrial-grade chassis, available with wall mounts or DIN-rail brackets.
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