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Modems, Routers, Gateways:  What’s the Difference?


The different devices and functionality of industrial cellular hardware can be confusing. Sales Engineering Manager, Randall Kerr, clears up the confusion and simple defines the differences between modems, routers, and gateways.

    It is important to clearly understand the device functionality of modems, routers, and gateways when selecting cellular communication hardware. The differences between these devices are often confused with one another, which is not ideal for industrial cellular applications. Engineering Manager, Randall Kerr, defines and simplifies the differences between these pieces of cellular equipment in this short video.