GCP 8000 Site Controller This controller maintains constant communication between the Radio Network Gateway and base stations for optimal network performance.
Optimize the channel resources at ASTRO® 25 RF Sites using the GCP 8000 Site Controller. The dual design of GCP 8000 controller provides automatic failover to deliver uninterrupted system operation for mission critical radio service. The software upgradeable GCP 8000 Site Controller can be easily configured to increase capacity when installing new base radio hardware.
Features and Benefits
AVAILABILITY - Automatic Failover -
Primary and backup controllers are available for all systems
Redundancy - Redundant integrated frequency distribution and Ethernet switches connect all base radios in a GTR 8000 Expandable Site Subsystem (ESS) Dual Power Supplies Two controllers share two power supplies eliminating a single point of failure. Battery Revert and Charging Eliminates need for an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) in many installations
INSTALLATION & SERVICEABILITY
Easy Install Ships factory aligned ready for installation Hot Swap Hardware Service and replace hardware without system down-time Online Software Download Download software while online and fully operational Front Serviceable Perform all servicing from the front of the controller
Future Ready No initial field alignment or servicing required Software Defined Radio Upgrade to new functionality through software updates and configuration changes SECURITY Password Protected Password-only, user/password, and RADIUS server authentication configurations are supported Secure Connectivity Secure SNMPv3 and secure shell (SSH) IP connectivity provided with Microsoft Windows® configuration service software Robust, Enhanced IP Stack Built to comply with Department of Defense STIGs for secure network communications