Changes between Version 11 and Version 12 of wireless/modem/AMITMDG


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12/02/2021 11:52:14 PM (8 months ago)
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Cale Collins
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added MGD200 instructions

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  • wireless/modem/AMITMDG

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    1 = Amit MDG100
     1= Amit MDG100 and MGD200
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    3 MDG100 is designed as a socket modem using a mini-PCIe form factor via USB 2.0 interface, perfect for use with Gateworks SBC's. This product has cellular capability with WCDMA and LTE Cat4 and also support GNSS receiver for location information. The device offers an OS-ready NIC interface (Option1 driver in Linux) and a friendly web-based GUI for parameter setting and status checking.  Best of all it's PTCRB certified as an end device so no additional testing is required by ATT/Verizon!
     3MDG100 and MGD200 are designed as a socket modem using a mini-PCIe form factor via USB 2.0 interface, perfect for use with Gateworks SBC's. This product has cellular capability with WCDMA and LTE Cat4 and also support GNSS receiver for location information. The device offers an OS-ready NIC interface (Option1 driver in Linux) and a friendly web-based GUI for parameter setting and status checking.  Best of all it's PTCRB certified as an end device so no additional testing is required by ATT/Verizon!
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    55Please consult sales for specific certifications and part SKUs. The MDG100 and MDG200 are the same systems with the following differences:
     
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    1313To follow this wiki you will need the following materials:
    14 * AMIT MDG100 Modem [http://www.amitwireless.com/productDetail.php?cate=964 AMIT MDG100 Page]
     14* [http://www.amitwireless.com/productDetail.php?cate=964 AMIT MDG100 Modem], or the [http://www.amitwireless.com/product.php?cate=1280&product_id=1261&pid=1260&pid1=124 AMIT MGD200 Modem]
    1515* A SIM card (a Hologram SIM is used in the examples) [https://www.hologram.io/ Hologram Page]
    1616* At least 1 antenna (In the example Pulse W3907XXXX was used) [https://productfinder.pulseeng.com/product/W3907B0100 Pulse Page]
     
    1919= Hardware setup
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     21== MGT100
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    2123Install the SIM on the backside of the modem, the bracket slides then opens like a book.  Pads on the SIM face contacts on the carrier, close then slide to lock in place.  Attach your antennas, the modem PCB is labeled next to the U.FL connectors, look for the box labeled "CON1" (a jewelers loop may be required to read). 
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    2527Configure your SBC with the latest Ubuntu image (in the example Newport-Focal was used). 
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     29== MGT200
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     31This Modem consists of two pieces, a mPCI-e adapter board, and the modem itself. 
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     33To install, insert your SIM into the bottom side of the modem. 
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     35Attach the adapter board to your SBC with the hex screws as shown below:
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     37[[Image(amitbaseboard.png, width=400)]]
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     39Plug the modem into the connector and screw it down to the baseboard:
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     41[[Image(amitmounted.png, width=400)]]
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     43Finally attach your antennas.
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    2745= Software configuration
     
    7290Set mode to NAT, setup>network>device-mode use the drop-down then select NAT then save.
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    74 [[Image(nat.png, width=700)]]
     92http://trac.gateworks.com/attachment/wiki/wireless/modem/AMITMDG100/amitbaseboard.png
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    7694Configure cellular options (setup>network>cellular):