As a supplier of IVMS we are often facing the difficult situation of having to recommend and select the correct product to match the available network coverage. Outside the capital cities of Australia 3G/4G can sometimes be unreliable and in more isolated parts of the country outright unavailable, yet it is by far the[…]
Part of managing a dynamic IVMS implementation is the vendor’s ability to communicate with the IVMS device via 3G/4G. Setting can be changed “over the air” i.e. by communication directly with the device configuration via the SIM card. Top-end IVMS devices for instance run scripts that will enforce driving rules. A driver may get an[…]
Iridium’s Australian Coverage includes all areas of Australian national territory shown, excluding Antartica, and 200NM off-shore.
DigiCore Australia has done extensive investigations into the requirement for satellite devices in the Surat Basin. What we found was quite interesting and it shows that, by making use of high-gain antennas, the need for satellite devices can be negated in most cases. […]
DigiCore has for many years made use of the Inmarsat satellite network but has decided to switch over to the Iridium network with its new iS400 series product. Not only does this product provide customers with state-of-the art satellite technology, but it also has wi-fi as an option.