XTracker GS: GPS Vessel Tracking
The RedPort XTracker GS allows you to track your assets and vessels anywhere within the expansive Globalstar Simplex coverage area without even relying on powering cables (although you can power over Ethernet, as well). With the XTracker GS, GPS vessel tracking is easily within your grasp – and budget.
With a handy online tracking platofmr and a private, dedicated tracking account for one or many tracked vessels, you can easily track your ships or assets in real-time. Powering can be done over Ethernet or via a 6V external battery.
Track Your Vessels Up to Every 2.5 Minutes
Position reporting frequency is determined directly on the tracking unit and can be set at the following frequencies:
*Requires additional monthly fee.
Easy Installation for Secure Vessel GPS Position Tracking
The RedPort XTracker GS is enclosed in a 7-inch watertight dome that has been proven to withstand extreme cold and heat. Power over Ethernet means that long lines of cable can be run without losing quality or increasing cable size. The XTracker GS is installed quickly and easily on a standard 1″ threaded antenna mount. There are many types of antenna mounts available from your local marine supply store, including pole-mounts, rail-mounts, mast-mounts, pipe-mounts, etc.
Real-Time Position Reporting
Tracking for the XTracker GS is provided through RedPort Tracking and consists of a detailed, robust online tracking interface that provides:
- Real-time Position and Tracking
- Longitude and latitude info
- Emergency alarm/ SOS/Movement alarm/ Overspeed alarm/ Border crossing alert.
- Geo-fence alarm
- Course and Speed (on web-based tracking site)
- Web-based tracking or mobile-phone-based tracking
- Central Monitoring system (web-base)
- History of tracking movements
- Ability to track hundreds of vessels or assets on one web-based monitoring system
Vessel Tracking Service
Vessel tracking is a monthly charge that encompasses the airtime required to send the satellite pings as well as a small fee for the dedicated web-portal and continuing tracking services.
You can see the options for XTracker GS Vessel Tracking Service here.
Coverage Area for XTracker GS
The coverage area for the XTracker GS is based on the Globalstar Simplex network which covers most of the most frequented places on Earth.
Other Vessel Tracking Options
We offer two other vessel tracking units:
This XTracker is for standalone tracking anywhere on the planet. Using the Iridium network means that you can send position reports even in the North Pole.
This XTracker ties into an existing satellite broadband unit to transmit position reports for vessel tracking at intervals you determine. Learn more here.