Latest Headlines

Two Technologies Extends Data Communication Range, Security of Its Most Popular Hand Held Computers

May 19, 2006
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
Horsham, PA & Lindon, Utah, May 16, 2006- With its new JETT®"¢Wave Radio option, Two Technologies' (www.2t.com) now offers its most popular brands of hand held computers with the longest range wireless data communications solution in the industry. By taking advantage of the JETT"¢Pack™ peripheral connection system, the JETT"¢Wave Radio can be easily added to many of Two Technologies' hand held computers, including the JETT®"¢XL and JETT"¢eye™. With this module, Two Technologies' hand held computers can wirelessly communicate with equipment and other handheld computers at longer ranges -- up to several miles in line-of-sight applications and up to 3,000 feet in typical indoor/urban environments.

"With the JETT"¢Wave Radio option, our mobile hand held computers can be used to remotely monitor surveying instruments and other types of robotic machinery at long distances with freedom of movement," said Joan Rickards, Two Technologies, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "The JETT"¢Wave Radio also makes our hand helds ideal for monitoring equipment in hostile environments such as nuclear plants, while serving as reliable long-range communications devices that will survive even the most severe environments."

Incorporating a 900MHz spread spectrum radio supplied by MaxStream (www.maxstream.net), the JETT"¢Wave Radio supports various communication configurations, including point-to-point, point-to-multipoint and multi-drop networking topologies. With this module, Two Technologies' hand held computers can selectively communicate different sets of data to specific points with minimal configuration. And because the JETT"¢Wave Radio supports 65,000 network addresses on 10 hop sequences, multiple hand held computers can be configured to operate on different channels or to communicate with each other wirelessly within the security of a single network.

"With the JETT"¢Wave Radio, one hand held device can be configured on a network address to securely monitor specific locations or multiple hand helds can be configured together to communicate with various remote equipment," explains Rickards. "Incorporating government-standard 256-bit AES encryption and advanced interference immunity, the JETT"¢Wave Radio provides secure and reliable connections."

Two Technologies chose the MaxStream radio modem for the wireless communications capabilities of the JETT"¢Wave Radio because of its quality, high reliability and superior receiver sensitivity.

"MaxStream radio modems achieve up to eight times the range of competing RF solutions," said Damon Darais, MaxStream Vice President of Marketing. "They can extend the range of a hand held computer from 300 feet to up to a half-mile in business and residential environments."

The JETT"¢WAVE Radio is just one of many options that customers can choose to customize Two Technologies hand held computers. Using its new JETT"¢Pack hardware interface, Two Technologies can integrate many different peripherals including RFID, GPS and more into the JETT"¢Pack, which can then be used on a Pack Ready hand held computer. For more information on Two Technologies' handheld computers, contact Joan Rickards at real.rugged@2T.com or visit our web site at www.2t.com.

About Two Technologies, Inc.

Two Technologies, Inc., an ISO9001 registered manufacturer of rugged customizable hand held computers, leads the market in cost-effective, customizable hardware solutions. Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Horsham, PA, Two Technologies has over 4,000 customers worldwide and one million products in the field. The company's mission is to provide a full range of high quality, affordable, customizable products with excellent customer service. Two Technologies has succeeded in leading our market segment with the most cost-effective solutions available. Our highly automated manufacturing and test facility in Horsham, Pennsylvania is a model for state-of-the-art surface mount assembly. All standard products from Two Technologies are FCC and CE certified. For more information, contact Joan Rickards, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at 215.441.5305 or real.rugged@2T.com.

About MaxStream

MaxStream is the leading worldwide developer of wireless modem networking for electronic devices. MaxStream provides wireless modem modules, stand-alone radio modems, RF design services and supporting software. Products and services by MaxStream include designing, manufacturing and supporting wireless communications for embedded systems. For more information regarding MaxStream's products and services, contact MaxStream, Inc. at www.maxstream.net, info@maxstream.net or call 866-765-9885.

Links

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to POB

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

9/30/14 2:00 pm EDT

Technical Workflows on the Job Site Using 3D Laser Scanning

The purpose of this webinar is to dig into different laser scanning workflows and techniques.

POB

POB September 2014

2014 September

In this September 2014 issue of POB, we take a look at a book that reveals how a rare-map dealer made millions stealing ancient maps. Also, discover the secrets of a 21st-century surveyor and how technology enables small surveying businesses to ease growing pains and maximize their potential.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Surveying Career

Would you recommend surveying as a career to a current college student?
View Results Poll Archive

Point of Beginning Store

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\POB\epubsite\Statues-pic-large.gif
Surveyor Statues

The perfect gift or award for any special occasion.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Geo Locator

Buyers Guide

The #1 buyers' guide for land surveyors and geomatics professionals. Search listings for software and equipment manufacturers, equipment dealers and professional services. CLICK HERE to view GeoLocator.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo Twitter logo  LinkedIn logo  YouTube logoRPLS small logo

Google +