The GE MDS MCR (Multiservice-Connect Router) and ECR (Edge-Connect Router) are ultra reliable rugged wireless routers based on the MDS Orbit platform. They enable operators to extend secure and reliable 2G/3G/4G LTE cellular connectivity to critical applications while minimizing network downtime and improving application availability.
The MCR and ECR share the same Orbit networking and security functionality with the MCR being a dual WAN radio router and the ECR a single WAN radio router in a more compact form factor.
They support a rich set of cellular modem options spanning 2G/3G/4G LTE technologies and covering a wide variety of bands in order to maximize the flexibility of deployment across carriers and countries. The Orbit platform features rich networking capabilities with integrated routing and switching, tunneling, VPNs as well as advanced Quality of Service. It further supports a rigid enterprise-class security framework to enable the secure transport of data and advanced protection of network and assets.