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Sierra Compass 885 USB modem

Featuring a Compact USB Design & microSD slot

Sierra Compass 885

The Compass 885 USB modem offers seamless high-speed wireless connectivity for both Mac and Windows notebook and desktop computers on HSUPA networks. It’s a compact USB modem that includes TRU-Install™, a seamless, no CD installation experience, a microSD memory expansion slot, and a laptop clip to help maximize modem performance.

Compass 885 modems feature an easy to use USB connector and the ability to roam globally on tri-band UMTS and quad-band GSM/ EDGE networks.

Key features

  • Wireless download speed up to 7.2 Mbps and upload to 2 Mbps (upgradeable to 5.76 Mbps)
  • Familiar USB connection
  • Small, durable, fixed design
  • microSD memory expansion slot
  • Windows 7 Mobile Broadband capable
  • TRU-Install, automatic software installation

Key benefits

  • Portable from desktop to notebook computers
  • Tri band HSPA/UMTS for worldwide roaming and global connectivity
  • Receive diversity on all three HSPA bands provides for reliable connection and speed, even in fringe network areas
  • High speed wireless connectivity in more places than Wi-Fi, offering greater mobility

Software

ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server is a Windows-based software package that enables you to send, receive and process SMS and e-mail messages. Supported communication protocols: GSM, HTTP, SMPP, SMTP, POP3. Incoming messages are processed by 'triggers', and can be fully customized.

It's a framework for any scenario where one/two-way SMS is required. Create a voting/polling system, send out mass SMS broadcasts, create a reservation system, etc.. Real-life case-studies are included as sample projects.