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RedPort Halo Long Range WiFi Extender System
The RedPort Halo long range WiFi extender system boosts your WiFi connectivity so that you can connect to a distant WiFi hotspot from up to 7 miles away.
Perfect for boaters and sailors who need to connect to distant marina WiFi hotspots, the RedPort Halo system simultaneously boosts the WiFi connection and creates a WiFI hotspot on board so that you can connect all of your onboard communications equipment (satellite, WiFI, GPS, and NMEA) into one small hotspot.
Connecting to the RedPort Optimizer satellite WiFi hotspot gives you a single point of access belowdecks so that you can use your computers, tablets, laptops, or smartphones to connect to that distant WiFi signal – without leaving the comfort of your boat.Read More
RedPort Halo Setup: Part I (WiFi Extender Setup and Specs)
This video walks you through the physical setup of the RedPort Halo system, from connecting the WiFi antenna to the base, where to install it on your boat, and how to connect the antenna to the RedPort Optimizer.
Presenters are Luis Soltero, CTO of RedPort Global, and Topher White, lead Technical Support for RedPort and Global Marine Networks.
Don’t forget to check out Part II of the RedPort Halo Setup to learn how to connect to the WiFi signal, set up your firewall, and use optional compression services to get the most of our your Internet connection.Read More
RedPort Halo Setup: Part II (Connecting to WiFi and Settings)
The RedPort Halo system is a long range WiFi extender system that allows you to connect to distant WiFi hotspots from up to 7 miles away.
Perfect for users on boats, in RVs, in campers or trucks, the RedPort Halo system is easy to install and start using immediately.
This video walks you through the how to use the Halo interface by connecting through a web-browser. By accessing the web interface, you can quickly connect to a long-distance WiFi hotspot, assess the signal strength of your connection, set up a firewall, and turn the connection on and off.Read More
How to Update RedPort Optimizer Firmware (Tutorial)
This tutorial walks through the firmware update for the Optimizer WiFi hotspot and satellite router. The step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to work with the configuration of the Optimizer satellite router to load the newest firmware update, make sure your WiFi connections are correctly configured, and check to see if your firmware is up-to-date.Read More
Optimizer Crew Satellite WiFi Router Training
Optimizer Crew is a satellite Wi-Fi Router and hotspot that lets users get the most out of their satellite broadband data service with satellite crew email and satellite internet. Optimizer Crew offers powerful features and services that help users save airtime and increase satellite data speeds.Read More
Using XGate Satellite Email – Part 1 of 3: Download, Install, Register
XGate satellite email offers high-speed compressed email designed for satellite phones, including Iridium, Inmarsat, Globalstar, Thuraya systems and more. It is compatible with Windows, Mac or Linux operating systems; plus, XGate email is now available for iPad, iPhone and Android smartphones when using the GMN Optimizer.Read More
Using XGate Satellite Email – Part 2 of 3: Send/Receive Email
This video walks you through the process of creating email with XGate satellite email software and sending it using the GMN Optimizer and a satellite phone connection.Read More
Using XGate Satellite Email – Part 3 of 3: Update Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn
This video walks you through the process of configuring XGate satellite email to update your Twitter account using the GMN Optimizer and a satellite phone connection.Read More
How XWeb Satellite Phone Web Browsing Saves Airtime Dollars
This video example shows how you may save $80 out of $100 you would have spent for satellite phone airtime without XWeb.
XGate satellite phone email is the easy way to access email while on the water or in remote locations. Its simply the fastest, easiest and most relable satellite phone email available, saving you time, money and frustration.Read More
Optimizer Satellite Phone WiFi Hotspot and Firewall Solves Satellite Data Problems
Optimizer is a wi-fi hotspot, router and firewall for satellite phone data. The Optimizer works for Iridium data, Inmarsat data including IsatPhone and virtually any other satellite phone data and terminals.Read More