This smart, compact wireless router integrates satellite communications, 3G cellular and WiFi connectivity.
The Red Box provides a unified onboard communications platform featuring least cost routing, wireless NMEA instrument data, firewall, enhanced GPS tracking and crew email and web optimization.
It offers numerous benefits, including:
- Simple Installation:
The Red Box eliminates the normal manual Internet configuration headaches and reduces support costs by offering a straightforward and intuitive user interface, with no software installation required.
- Automatic Satellite Phone Installation:
Simply connect any Iridium satellite phone to the Red Box and it will be automatically detected, configured and made available for use, with no further interaction from the user.
- High Speed Data Compression:
Through the innovative and well established teleport-mail and teleport-proxy services, the Red Box provides data transfer rates up to 10x faster than standard rates, allowing for lower user costs and encouraging increased usage through all connections, including satellite.
- Wireless NMEA Instruments:
The Red Box can receive and broadcast NMEA data feeds both wired and wirelessly to local computers and mobile devices.
- Everything Wireless:
Email and surf wirelessly, by using the Red Box as the onboard WiFi Hotspot. Utilize 3G, WiFi, satellite broadband and satellite dial-up for uninterrupted wireless Internet worldwide.
- GPS Tracking:
Maintain an electronic record of vessel positions via the Red Box’s inbuilt GPS tracking system. Integrate positions into the teleport-blog application and manage and monitor fleets.
The Red Box uses the teleport-firewall to restrict web access and lock down the computer to optimize data speeds and traffic, lowering the risk of overspend.