ip.buffer - specifications

The ip.buffer range has common firmware - consequently all models share the same data collection, delivery, and security options.

The primary differences are amount of flash storage, number of serial ports, and number of storage channels.

feature matrix

Data Collection & Storage   
Serial Data Collection Ports144
TCP/IP, Telnet, FTP, UDP, SNMP Traps, Syslog, RADIUSyesyesyes
Multi-homing (supports fixed-IP switches)yesyesyes
Record Time-Stampingyesyesyes
Flash Memory Size (10 year retention)32Mb128Mb1024Mb
Memory Storage Channels144
Dynamic Memory Allocation Between Channelsnoyesyes
Data Delivery Options   
Real-Time TCP/IP (Client & Server)yesyesyes
FTP Server, FTP Push, SFTP/SSH* Pushyesyesyes
Email (Triggered)yesyesyes
HTTP post to standard web serveryesyesyes
Internal scheduler for FTP/HTTP/Email (per channel)yesyesyes
SSL Encrypted Connections for all delivery methods*yesyesyes
z-lib Data Compression on Delivery (FTP, HTTP, Email)yesyesyes
PPP Modem Delivery over Internet (all delivery methods)modem optionalmodem optionalmodem optional
Scripting Engine   
Scripted Alarm and Fraud Detectionyesyesyes
Scripted Record Processor (Filtering & Modification)yesyesyes
Scripted PBX Protocolsyesyesyes
Scripted emulation of legacy buffersyesyesyes
Management & Security   
Web Server (http:// & https://*) for Configurationyesyesyes
RADIUS authenticationyesyesyes
Pass-Through for Moves-And-Changes (all channels)yesyesyes
SNMP Agentyesyesyes
Syslog output and Audit Logyesyesyes
Remote Fail-Safe Firmware Upgradesyesyesyes
CHAP/PPP Modem Dial-Inmodem optionalmodem optionalmodem optional
Real-Time-Clock (battery backed) with SNTP & DSTyesyesyes
Centrally managed using HTTP web serveryesyesyes
Source Connect/Disconnect (COM & TCP) & Data Quietyesyesyes
Percentage Full alarmsyesyesyes
Comfort, Reboot, Config & Authenticationyesyesyes
Temperature (upper & lower limits)noyesyes
SNMP Traps (compatible with HP OpenView etc)yesyesyes
Installation Features   
Auto Pin, Baud, and Protocol Setup on Serial Portsyesyesyes
Auto cross-over, Full/Half Duplex on 10/100 Ethernetyesyesyes
Network Configuration PC Toolyesyesyes
Internal 33.6k Global Modemip.1-32.mip.4-128.mip.4-1024.m
3G Cellular Modemip.1-32.gip.4-128.gip.4-1024.g
Isolated -48 VDC Supplynoip.4-128-48ip.4-1024-48
2 Hour Battery Back-Up (AA NiMH batteries not supplied)yesyesyes
Mounting OptionsDIN-rail,
Wall &
Kit Includes All Cables, Adaptors & PSUyesyesyes

* Requires crypto-enabled (SSL/SSH) firmware version (free download)

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