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BlueTree announces first to market High Speed Packet Access cellular modems

BlueTree Wireless Data Inc. a divsion of SIXNET, LLC, a leading developer and manufacturer of rugged wireless modems, opens the CTIA show here this week by announcing a new generation of HSPA cellular data modems targeting the Fixed Data market. The new 6800 HSPA/EDGE/GPRS modems have been specifically designed to meet the needs of Telemetry and Business Continuity applications, while providing customers with the latest cellular technology in the industry.

"This new series of HSPA modems and their capabilities only adds to BlueTree's already strong product offering," said Michael Ramsay, President, BlueTree Wireless Data Inc. "We're excited about serving the fixed application markets and our customers are equally excited. Our new generation HSPA 6800 series represents an unprecedented level of performance and functionality for cellular modems and it is our opinion that BlueTree's complete offering provides the best solution available today for customers looking to deploy HSPA cellular based applications"

The 6800 series modems will support both GSM HSDPA and HSUPA protocols, and standard features include metal enclosures, Class 1 Division 2 certification, AC adapter options, USB, Serial and Ethernet Ports, multiple mounting options including DIN Rail, built-in routing functionality and IP Pass-Thru. The HSPA 6800 series of modems include the following:

  • BT - 6800 Modem for business continuity, landline backup network connectivity, landline replacement, real - time video monitoring, and remote / temporary offices.
  • BT - 6801 Modem for telemetry / SCADA applications including solutions for the oil / gas, electric utilities, and waste / water management industries.
  • BT – 6801EB Modem for Telemetry/SCADA applications requiring integrated Power over Ethernet (PoE). The integrated Power over Ethernet (PoE) capability enables easy installation where power outlets are impractical or not readily available.
  • BT – 6821 Modem features an integrated 5 Ethernet port layout and is designed specifically for applications requiring multiple Ethernet port connectivity. Key applications include business continuity, remote / temporary offices, and Internet access for multiple user or devices in the field.