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For Immediate Release
Proxicast Releases LAN-Cell 3 Mobile Router Firmware Update
With Additional 3G/4G LTE Modem Support
Version 5.2.0 adds support for additional 4G LTE and HSPA+ USB cellular modems
plus numerous 3G/4G router enhancements
Pittsburgh, PA. February 4, 2013) – Proxicast (www.proxicast.com)
Proxicast announces the immediate availability of a new firmware release for its flagship LAN-Cell 3 cellular 3G/4G VPN mobile router (model LC3-52U). The Proxicast LAN Cell 3 is a commercial-grade mobile 3G/4G router with enterprise-class routing and security features that allows multiple PC's, laptops, webcams, controllers, PLCs, and other Ethernet-based devices to simultaneously share a single cellular data account for primary or fail-over backup connectivity. It supports 2G, 3G, 4G technologies including GSM, CDMA, GPRS, HSPA+, UMTS, 1xRTT, EVDO and LTE.
The latest LAN-Cell 3 router firmware, version 5.2.0, incorporates many new features to enhance the LAN-Cell's already extensive complement of connectivity, security, and management functions. Proxicast has added support for several new cellular USB 3G/4G modems along with numerous system enhancements including:
- High speed 4G LTE and HSPA+ enhancements
- Improved cellular signal strength display
- Enhanced Wi-Fi client connectivity
- Improved compatibility with third-part IPSec and PPTP VPN servers
- Increased Access List Control security
The free upgrade to firmware version 5.2.0 is available now on the Proxicast support web site (http://support.proxicast.com/support/downloads.htm). Customers can easily update all existing LAN Cell 3 devices via the LAN Cell's LAN or WAN interfaces, including remote upgrades over an Ethernet or 3G/4G cellular WAN connection.
The LAN-Cell 3 3G/4G mobile router with firmware version 5.2.0 currently supports over 130 USB modems from leading manufacturers including:
- Sierra Wireless
The LAN-Cell 3 reduces remote site deployment costs by eliminating the need for additional hardware and software. Its integrated full-featured IP router, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi access point and client, 4 port 10/100/1000 switch, automatic WAN fail-over, IPsec & PPTP VPN clients and servers, 3DES & AES encryption, DMZ and VLAN support, firewall, NAT/PAT services and bandwidth management features deliver unprecedented value in a small, low-cost device. The LAN Cell’s platform independent tablet-friendly embedded GUI management interface makes setup easy and allows the LAN Cell to be managed from the LAN or remotely over the Internet with any web browser on any PC, tablet or smartphone.
- Sales & Service Fleets
- Commercial Transportation
- Cars, Buses, Limos & RVs
- Delivery & Courier Vehicles
- Boats & Marine Vessels
- Mobile WiFi Hotspots
- Police, Fire & Emergency Vehicles
- Mobile Security & Surveillance
- Military & Defense Applications
- Remote Monitoring, Telemetry, SCADA & AMR
- Remote Control of PLCs and Industrial Controls
- Video Surveillance & Security Applications
- Temporary Off-Site Work & Trade Shows
- Vending, Point-of-Sale (POS) & ATM Machines
- Backup For Wired Internet and Alarm Connections
- Traffic Monitoring & Control
- Digital Signage, Electronic Billboards & Signs
- Homeland Security & Disaster Recovery
The LAN-Cell 3 mobile 3G/4G router is available for immediate delivery worldwide directly from Proxicast and select resellers. The LAN-Cell 3 is “carrier independent”, supports the new 4G (LTE, HSPA+) wireless standards, legacy 2G (1xRTT, GPRS, EDGE) and 3G (EVDO, UMTS, WCDMA) networks, and is user-upgradable to future cellular modem technologies. Customers may use their own USB modems or may obtain modems and cellular service through Proxicast.
Proxicast designs and manufactures innovative, commercial-grade, rugged industrial, secure wireless communications equipment that enables customers to increase productivity, enhance security, improve operational efficiency and reduce on-going communication costs. Proxicast focuses on wireless equipment for use with all major worldwide cellular standards including (CDMA) EV-DO Rev-A, EV-DO Rev-0, 1xRTT (1x) and (GSM) LTE, HSPA+, HSPA, HSUPA, HSDPA, UMTS, W-CDMA, EDGE and GPRS on cellular carriers including Verizon Wireless, Sprint PCS, AT&T Wireless, T-Mobile, Rogers, Telus, Bell Mobility, Telcel, Orange, Vodafone, O2, Telstra and others. In 2003, Proxicast introduced the revolutionary and award winning, LAN Cell Mobile Gateway, the original cellular router. Proxicast is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is a privately-held corporation founded in 2000.
For more information, visit Proxicast’s web site at http://www.proxicast.com or
call 877-77PROXI / 877-777-7694 (U.S.) or 412-213-2477 (International)
Press photos of the LAN-Cell 3 are available at: http://www.proxicast.com/lc3/lc3-gallery-pr.htm
312 Sunnyfield Drive, Suite 200
Glenshaw, PA 15116-1936 USA
Proxicast is a registered trademark of Proxicast, LLC. LAN-Cell is a trademark of Proxicast, LLC. All other brand, product and trade names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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