SITRANS RD500 Module GSM/GPRS Cellular Modem Option Card
Operating Instructions 02/2010
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SITRANS RD500 MODULE GSM/GPRS CELLULAR MODEM OPTION CARD
CONFIGURED USING SITRANS RD500 SOFTWARE INSTALLS INSIDE A SITRANS RD500 INSTALLATION AND CONNECTION HARDWARE ARE INCLUDED WITH CARD
The option card allows the user to add GSM/GPRS cellular modem capability to their SITRANS RD500. GSM/GPRS is the most prevalent cellular technology in today’s markets. GPRS can beused for services such as Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) access, Short Message Service (SMS), and for Internet communication services such as email and World Wide Web access. The modem option card is quad-band, allowing it to work in frequencies across the Americas, Europe and Asia. US and Canada work in the 850/1900 MHz bands, while Europe, Middle East, Africa and most of Asia work in the...