BRCK

Ushahidi

Solution Overview & Benefits

BRCK is a device that brings the internet to remote locations, even without electricity.

The BRCK’s backup battery and multiple ways of connecting to various networks offers users consistent connectivity even when networks are down and power is sporadic. From coders working in internet cafes in Nairobi to farmers working miles from large conurbations, the BRCK is designed to keep its users connected to the internet under the most difficult circumstances.

BRCK units can pick up internet connectivity from various channels, such as: -Ethernet -Wifi bridge -Wireless 2G, 3G and 4G networks -Net SIM card -Satellite

Each BRCK is connected to the BRCK Cloud, which lets users check on their BRCK from anywhere in the world even if they’re not directly connected to it and, if needed, set up alerts and applications. More importantly, the cloud contains information about the mobile phone networks in each country, so BRCKs can be configured to the latest settings as and when needed. The package is designed so that, even without electricity, users can always connect to the web.

Applications:

  • Field and Travel Teams
  • Remote Systems Monitoring
  • Medium and Small Business Network
  • Support Teams
  • Personal Networking

Availability

Publicly available: yes
Countries where available: Worldwide
Price range (USD): 100 to 200 USD
Available online: yes

Specifications

Dimensions: 132mm x 72mm
Weight: 510g

Additional Information

 
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