FATBOX G3

LTE/4G IIOT Gateway

DESIGNED IN AUSTRALIA. BUILT IN USA.

THE FATBOX G3 (4G/LTE) IS AN OPEN SOURCE (LINUX) INDUSTRIAL IOT GATEWAY ROUTER FOR MODBUS TCP/RTU, CAN BUS, ETHERNET & ZIGBEE DEVICE MANAGEMENT FROM THE CLOUD. COMES WITH 2GB FLASH STORAGE AS STANDARD.

 

Suited for these Applications

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Remote & High Bandwidth Connectivity

Create WAN-to-3G Redundancies

CAN Bus to Cloud Gateway

Industrie 4.0 Applications

Downstream Device Control

Local Sensor Data Processing

 

Features Overview

INDUSTRIAL DATA COLLECTION
  • The FATBOX G3 is a certified, rugged Industrial Gateway Router. Designed in Australia & Assembled in the USA

  • A multi-purpose gateway to collect data from MODBUS RTU/TCP, CAN bus, Serial RS485/232, Ethernet, BLE & ZigBee equipment

  • Able to customise Weather Resistance for outdoor, wet or corrosive environments.

  • Includes a variety of options for different antenna types and DIN rail mounting

DATA PRE-PROCESSING ON BOARD

  • Programmable LINUX gateway with 2GB (customisable) storage

  • Parse data to time series JSON format messages - a useful format for Industrie 4.0 analytics applications (i.e. such as cognitive predictive maintenance).

  • Cross compiling existing C codes tutorial

  • Python & LUA function libraries (API) enable edge computing applications like data correction, minimising network data to the cloud or deploying local automations. Learn more here.

BACKHAUL/ REDUNDANCY FEATURES

  • LTE/3G for remote or mobile data networking. 

  • Dual SIM redundancy support for critical network applications.

  • Ethernet or WIFI to send data to an ADSL or Fiber connection. 

  • Automatic Ethernet WAN-to-3G failover backup for critical network applications

  • Persistent Networking with Active Cellular Link Monitoring Watchdogs & Keep-Alive functions

  • Security with VPN (Site to Site) over 128/256-bit AES IPSEC (PSK).

FOR IIOT DEVELOPMENT ON AZURE

END-TO-END IIOT USING UBIDOTS

IIOT DEVELOPMENT ON OTHER CLOUD PLATFORMS

  • Developers on AWS, IBM Cloud, Google Cloud and other IoT platforms can do so using MQTT cloud protocol.

  • See our Mosquitto MQTT tutorial to send data to a MQTT Subscriber.

ADD YOUR OWN PHYSICAL CUSTOMISATION
  • Physical customs (i.e. expanding the memory or size adjustments) can be made on the stable G3 platform, however minimum quantities will apply. If you require changes such as additional physical interfaces to get the right fit for the job, write to us directly.  

 

LTE version is EXPORT only model​

 

G3 Specifications

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NETWORK

 

  • 4G

    • LTE Class-3 100M UL & DL
      (Asia, Europe, South America and Africa Bands)

  • Backup networks

    • HSPA+ 850/900/1900/2100 Global WCDMA with UMTS networks. 14.4M DL and 5.76M UL
    • GPRS & EDGE Class 12 850/900/1800/1900
       

INTERFACES

  • 2 x LAN Ethernet 10/100 ports

  • Switchable 2-wire RS232/RS485 port (ISL3330IAZ)

  • 2-wire CAN bus (NXP TJA1040T CAN Transciever)

  • USB OTG for on-site firmware upload and expansion

  • 1 x General Purpose Input (e.g. for user LUA/Bash script)
     

PHYSICAL

 

  • Rugged extruded aluminium enclosure

  • With DIN rail mount option 

  • 9~30VDC power supply requirement

  •  -40C~75C Industrial Rated operating temp 

  • Designed in Australia and Board assembled in USA

  • CE certified 

FEATURES

 

  • Robust 4G LTE/3G connection monitoring watchdog

  • 2 x SIM card support for network fail-over

  • Ethernet WAN to Cellular WAN auto failover

  • Embedded TCP server to connect serial devices

  • Serial TCP server and client mode

  • User script (Python & LUA) for local automation functions

  • With Azure IoT Hub client for I(IoT) device gateway

  • With Ubidots IoT client for I(IoT) device gateway

  • VPN (Site to Site) over 128/256-bit AES IPSEC (PSK)

  • Dynamic DNS and Port-Forwarding

  • User custom firewall scripting support

  • ​SNMPv2 for management

  • SSH for remote linux console management

  • AT commands over LAN for SMS and modem monitoring​

STANDARD PACKAGE COMES WITH

 

  • 1 x Dual SIM LTE FATBOX G3

  • 1 x Power Adapter

  • 1 x GSM Antenna (with 2M wire)

  • 1 x Ethernet Cable

WARRANTY

 

  • 5 years manufacturer warranty

 

Accessories & Adaptations

4 ways the G3 hardware can be adapted to suit your deployment

 

Making Testing Better.

 

Trialing our gateways just got better with our new FATBOX Returns Program

Our focus is on getting you the best fit for you project. The FATBOX Returns Program lets you test out any of our gateways for your application, and return it within 30 days, without any restocking fees* if it does not fully fit your project requirements. Find our more here.

* typically up to 30% of cost of product.

 
 

BUY or LEASE

The FATBOX G3 Linux IIOT Gateway

PURCHASE AS AN ASSET

Test an IIOT application from a Modbus device using our Azure or Ubidots Starter kit.

LEASE AS A SERVICE

Learn more about leasing the G3 IIOT Gateway + data (with no lock in contracts) for your deployments

 

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Recent Roadshows

The FATBOX G3 IOT Solution was recently featured in these shows:

London IOT Tech 2019
IoT Tech Expo Global 2018 - London
Electric Indonesia 2017 - Indonesia
IoT Tech Expo Global 2017 - Berlin
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PRODUCT CUSTOMISATIONS

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CONTACT US

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Amplified Engineering Pty Ltd  

Suite 4 Enterprise Unit 3,

9 De Laeter Way,

Bentley WA 6102, Australia

ABN 44127163035

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