Cellular Uplink

Instant supports the use of 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA. and 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. USBUniversal Serial Bus. USB is a connection standard that offers a common interface for communication between the external devices and a computer. USB is the most common port used in the client devices. modems to provide the Internet backhaul to an Instant network. The 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA. or 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. USBUniversal Serial Bus. USB is a connection standard that offers a common interface for communication between the external devices and a computer. USB is the most common port used in the client devices. modems can be used to extend client connectivity to places where an EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN. uplink cannot be configured. This enables the Instant APs to automatically choose the available network in a specific region.

 

RAP-155/155P devices do not support the high-speed option module.

 

When UML290 runs in auto-detect mode, the modem can switch from 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. network to 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA. network or vice-versa based on the signal strength. To configure the UML290 for the 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA. network only, manually set the USBUniversal Serial Bus. USB is a connection standard that offers a common interface for communication between the external devices and a computer. USB is the most common port used in the client devices. type to pantech-3g. To configure the UML290 for the 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. network only, manually set the 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. USBUniversal Serial Bus. USB is a connection standard that offers a common interface for communication between the external devices and a computer. USB is the most common port used in the client devices. type to pantech-lte.

Configuring Cellular Uplink Profiles

You can configure 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA. or 4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplinks by using the WebUI or the CLICommand-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions..

In the Old WebUI

To configure 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplinks:

1. Click the System link on the Instant main window.

2. Click the show advanced settings link.

3. Click the Uplink tab.

4. In the 3G/4G section, select the options from the Country and ISP drop-down lists, as required.

5. Click OK.

6. Reboot the Instant AP for changes to take effect.

In the New WebUI

To configure 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplinks:

1. Go to Configuration > System > show advanced settings.

2. Expand Uplink.

3. In the 3G/4G section, select the options from the Country and ISP drop-down lists, as required.

4. Click Save.

5. Reboot the Instant AP for changes to take effect.

In the CLI

To configure 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplink manually:

(Instant AP)(config) # cellular-uplink-profile

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-type <3G-usb-type>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# 4g-usb-type <4g-usb>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# modem-country <country>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# modem-isp <service-provider-name>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-auth-type <usb-authentication_type>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-user <username>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-passwd <password>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-dev <device-ID>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-tty <tty-port>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-init <Initialization-parameter>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-dial <dial-parameter>

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-modeswitch <usb-modem>

To switch a modem from the storage mode to modem mode:

(Instant AP)(cellular-uplink-profile)# usb-modeswitch <usb-modem>

To view the cellular configuration:

(Instant AP)# show cellular config

Managing Cellular SIM PIN

Instant APs now support the SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. management functions such as locking, unlocking, and renewing the SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. of the 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. modems. In the current release, these functions can be configured only through the Instant AP CLICommand-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions..

To prevent any fradulent use of 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. modems connected to an Instant AP, you can enable locking of the SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. of the modems. When enabled, if an incorrect PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. code is provided in the three consecutive attempts, the SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. is locked. To unlock the PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system., the users must use the Personal Unblocking Code code provided by your ISPInternet Service Provider. An ISP is an organization that provides services for accessing and using the Internet..

 

After enabling SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. lock, reboot the Instant AP to apply the SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. lock configuration changes.

To enable SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. lock:

(Instant AP)# pin-enable <pin_current_used>

To disable SIMSubscriber Identity Module. SIM is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used for identifying and authenticating subscribers on mobile telephony devices. PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. locking:

(Instant AP)# no pin-enable <pin_current_used>

To unlock a PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system. with the PUK code provided by the operator:

(Instant AP)# pin-puk <pin_puk> <pin_new>

To renew the PINPersonal Identification Number. PIN is a numeric password used to authenticate a user to a system.:

(Instant AP)# pin-renew <pin_current> <pin_new>

Cellular Uplink Preemption

Instant 8.4.0.0 introduces a preemption enhancement method for IAP-VPNVirtual Private Network. VPN enables secure access to a corporate network when located remotely. It enables a computer to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if it were directly connected to the private network, while benefiting from the functionality, security, and management policies of the private network. This is done by establishing a virtual point-to-point connection through the use of dedicated connections, encryption, or a combination of the two. wherein Instant APs can detect the reachability of a primary VPNVirtual Private Network. VPN enables secure access to a corporate network when located remotely. It enables a computer to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if it were directly connected to the private network, while benefiting from the functionality, security, and management policies of the private network. This is done by establishing a virtual point-to-point connection through the use of dedicated connections, encryption, or a combination of the two. over the EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN. uplink by simultaneously keeping the secondary 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplink stable.

Users can set two Internet failover IP addresses; one for EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN. uplink and another for cellular 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplink. When the cellular uplink IP address is not set, it takes the IP address of the EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN. uplink.

When the current uplink is EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN., the Internet failover IP address is used to detect Internet reachability of EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN.. When the current uplink is cellular, the cellular Internet failover IP address is used to detect Internet reachability of cellular 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE.. In the background, the Internet failover IP address detects Internet reachability of EthernetEthernet is a network protocol for data transmission over LAN. and determines whether or not a preemption must take place.

You can configure the Internet failover IP address for a cellular 3GThird Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See W-CDMA./4GFourth Generation of Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology. See LTE. uplink by using the CLICommand-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions.:

In the CLI

(Instant AP)(config)# uplink

(Instant AP)(uplink)# failover-internet-ip-for-cellular-uplink