The Connected Grid Module - Cellular provides second- and third- generation (2G and 3G) wireless backhaul capabilities for the Cisco 1000 Series Connected Grid Routers.
Cisco Connected Grid Modules expand WAN connectivity options by providing access to Code Division Multiple Access/Evolved Data-Only (CDMA/EVDO) cellular networks as well as Global System for Mobile (GSM), Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS), and Evolved High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA+) cellular networks available through various service providers. Wireless connectivity is a convenient alternative to wired connections and serves as the primary WAN connection for the Cisco 1000 Series Connected Grid Routers.
Features and Capabilities
The Cisco 1000 Series Connected Grid Routers are designed specifically for use in connected energy applications such as:
Specifications at a Glance
- Smart metering
- Distributed automation
||Supported Frequency Bands
|North America: Verizon Wireless and Sprint
||CDMA/EVDO: 800-900 MHz Cellular Band and 1800-1900 MHz PCS Band
|North America, Global
||GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
UMTS/HSPA+ : 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz