IoT retrofitting made easy with the Gemalto 4G USB device gateway

Issue 2 2021 IT infrastructure, Industrial (Industry), Products

As 2G and 3G networks phase out around the world, the Gemalto DGL61-W USB device gateway offers a simple and powerful solution for retrofitting existing IoT applications while providing seamless evolution to LTE Cat. 1. The USB 2.0 dongle provides out-of-the-box 4G connectivity with 2G/3G fallback for global coverage from a single SKU. In addition, power over USB ensures a long lifespan while a built-in antenna and optional wall mounting provide simple installation and superior RF performance.

With its rugged industrial design, extended temperature ranges and optimised speeds of up to 10 Mbps download and 5 Mbps uplink, the Gemalto DGL61-W is ideal for vending, kiosks, digital signage, payment terminals, ATMs and eHealth applications. The USB LTE Cat. 1 technology quickly connects industrial applications with very little integration or approval effort. It provides a fast and effective method to update legacy equipment, providing a bridge to evolving IoT technologies and capabilities.

Built-in remote lifecycle management services ensure the gateway is up to date, and allow remote configuration and connectivity diagnostics for the lifetime of the device, no matter where it is deployed. An embedded SIM can’t be removed or tampered with, which strengthens security. Additionally, it authenticates devices, encrypts data and with subscription management solution, it securely manages connections to cellular networks across the lifecycle of the device.

A powerful Java ME 3.2 embedded system offers enhanced processing power, smooth and fast integration with applications and easy and secure device maintenance. A proven security concept, it is capable of on-device debugging as well as multi-threading programming and program execution.


Credit(s)




Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

A ‘step-change’ in tracking and monitoring
Issue 8 2020, Dahua Technology South Africa , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Products
View an overall scene while monitoring a specific person or vehicle, or obtain a panoramic view while being able to zoom in and track particular targets.

Read more...
AX PRO wireless alarm solutions
Issue 8 2020, Hikvision South Africa , Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection, Products
Hikvision announced its new generation of wireless alarm systems – the AX PRO – delivering comprehensive alarm solutions for both residential and commercial applications.

Read more...
Scanning for gold
Issue 8 2020, Saflec , Asset Management, EAS, RFID, Products
The metal detection market is such that customers looking for a specific point solution are becoming a rarity and the primary desire is for a solution.

Read more...
Integrated facilities management solutions
Issue 2 2021 , IT infrastructure
Tsebo Facilities Solutions provides a smart remote monitoring solution that will increase efficiency and, most importantly, mitigate risk.

Read more...
Cisco and AMD improve performance, security and hybrid cloud operations
Issue 2 2021 , IT infrastructure
Cisco has announced?an expanded engagement with AMD?to help businesses?accelerate advanced digital experiences?and improve hybrid cloud operations

Read more...
GJD unveils new Network Bridge product
Issue 2 2021 , IT infrastructure
GJD has announced the launch of its new Network Bridge, designed to easily connect GJD IP devices with third-party video management software and network compatible products, including Avigilon and other proprietary CCTV systems.

Read more...
Backup servers with free Altaro software
Issue 2 2021 , IT infrastructure
Altaro Physical Server Backup enables you to easily restore a physical server on your network and access it on your existing virtual environment, as a virtual disk or fully functional virtual machine.

Read more...
Vehicle-to-office connectivity
Issue 2 2021 , IT infrastructure, Mining (Industry)
A large coal and heavy minerals mining company in South Africa is rolling out a mine-wide wireless digital connectivity networking solution that interconnects the various employees’ mobile devices to monitoring systems on vehicles, mining equipment and conveyor belts throughout the mine.

Read more...
Manufacturer adopts touchless biometrics and temperature screening
Issue 1 2021 , Asset Management, EAS, RFID, Industrial (Industry)
Leading implantable plastics manufacturer adopts touchless biometrics and temperature screening via IXM TITAN with Enhancement Kit for workforce management and to safeguard employee health.

Read more...
700 Series conventional fire detectors
Issue 1 2021, Johnson Controls Global Products , Fire & Safety, Products
New 700 Series fire detectors have built-in microprocessors that monitor and respond to smoke density, fixed temperature and rate-of-rise of temperature, while the drift compensation feature extends service life and reduces maintenance needs.

Read more...