Cascade Edge-as-a-Service

combines Rigado’s Cascade-500 IoT Gateways with a secure platform, scalable tools and a managed service.

For more detailed information, please refer to the Product Brief.


Rigado Cascade provides IoT teams with secure edge computing, a containerized application platform, scalable management tools and a wide variety of wireless connectivity options.

All in a simple ‘Edge-as-a-Service’ subscription for $9/month.

Cascade-500 IoT Gateway

Edge Connectivity, Computing & Security for Commercial IoT

The Right Hardware Mix
Rigado’s Cascade-500 IoT Gateway is the hardware component of our Cascade Edge-as-a-Service solution. It gives teams building IoT solutions flexible edge computing power with just the right mix of performance (800MHz ARM A7 with 512MB RAM & 8GB of storage), features, and efficiency for Commercial IoT applications.

Simple, Flexible, Extended Connectivity
Full range of IoT networking options to support both existing devices and future-proof solutions – including Bluetooth 5, 802.15.4, Mesh, Wi-Fi, Cellular and more.

Edge Connect

Secure connectivity and computing platform with containerized edge OS

Optimized security & performance
Ubuntu Core OS, secure boot & encrypted file system

Containerized edge environment
Snaps, a simple application packaging system to make it easier for developers to build and maintain application containers at the edge

Reliable, remote maintenance and upgrades
Remotely upgradeable with atomic transactional upgrades and roll-back ability. Regular maintenance updates keep technicians out of the field

Secure multi-application environment
Easily and securely add multiple apps and functionalities onto a single gateway

Easy device connectivity
Connect to sensors and beacons using API calls  that do not require device or protocol expertise

Edge Direct

Intuitive tools for orchestration & edge performance

Quickly orchestrate updates and deploy builds
Schedule, manage and apply application and OS updates, and integrates with DevOps systems.

Securely provision devices
Gateways are provisioned with secure IDs and encrypted keys, enabling verified field updates

Easily monitor and alert
Monitor and create alerts around key performance metrics such as CPU load and connectivity

Edge Protect

Managed service for automatic security updates

Automate core updates
OS updates & fixes to vulnerabilities delivered automatically as soon as they are available

Manage with confidence
Signature authentication to prove that what’s running is exactly what developers have published, for greater end user security

Get Started with our Free Cascade Evaluation Kit  

Prototyping with the Cascade Edge-as-a-Service solution can help you get started quickly and then scale on the same platform to any size. Our goal is to help your team save time and cost, while lowering your development and security risk, by providing a kit that gives you a head start and makes it easy to deploy to production.

Please Note: Kits will begin shipping June 15th. We have limited evaluation kit quantities during our initial launch, so there may be a wait-list depending on timing and market interest.

The Cascade Evaluation Kit includes:

  • 60 days of included Edge-as-a-Service subscription
  • A Cascade-500 IoT Gateway
  • A Nordic Thingy:52 Sensor with motion, gyro, temp, air-quality sensors, microphone and more
  • Self-guided development tutorials
  • Device-to-cloud demo code for sensor and integration testing

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