PRLog - Nov. 7, 2012 - BASINGSTOKE, U.K. -- Designed for first time implementers and small scale deployments, the BGS2T GSM/GPRS modem kit offers a simple and reliable plug and play communication kit, including BGS2T data modem, U.K mains power supply, RS232 data cable and high gain aerial. The kit only requires a data enabled SIM card to quickly connect applications using wireless technology with low integration and approval efforts.
ACTE GSM/GPRS modem kit for small scale applications
Sharing the footprint of a credit card, the slim BGS2T terminal fits in almost every GSM/GPRS application ensuring suitability for the requirements of the growing wireless M2M and telemetry market operating on the 850, 900, 1800 and 1900MHz cellular networks. To ensure a simple, reliable and efficient integration to the compact design, the modem incorporates a flexible mounting configuration enabling users to mount the modem via DIN or C rail, screw fixing or via cable ties if desk mounting is not preferable.
The BGS2T terminal is equipped with Cinterion’s class leading BGS2 GSM/GPRS wireless engine, based on the latest generation Intel cellular chipset. Offering best in class power efficiency to extend operation time if used in a battery powered configuration, BGS2T is fitted with an RS232 9 way D type connector as standard, ensuring suitability for general purpose wireless M2M and telemetry applications. An RS485 variant is also available on request for use in automatic meter reading (AMR) applications.
BGS2T has the necessary regulatory and local approvals along with network operator certifications, ensuring it can be used globally.
The kit is supplied with BGS2T modem, U.K mains power supply, 1 metre RS232 data cable and high gain, quad band GSM/GPRS aerial along with full set up documentation.
David Taylor, PR Manager of ACTE comments “The release of the BGS2T GSM/GPRS modem kit allows users to add reliable cellular network connectivity solutions to their system infrastructure for applications requiring data or SMS services. Industrial wireless technology benefits the user by offering a better wireless reception in the field, extended temperature range and a longer product life giving a consistent product offering.”
Cinterion (formerly Siemens Wireless Modules) is an M2M industry pioneer and market leader for more than 15 years. Cinterion cellular devices give customers the confidence to excel in a complex M2M ecosystem through the foundations of expertise, security, simplicity and partnership. Cinterion are part of Gemalto, the world leader in digital security and smart card technology.
The GSM/GPRS modem kit follows on from the success of the MC55iT and TC65T evaluation kits featuring earlier generation wireless modules.
An initial run of BGS2T GSM/GPRS modem kits are in stock now, at a reduced price of £89.00.
For more information, please contact David Taylor at ACTE on +44 1256 845888 or visit http://www.acte-