GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway

guest Internet Hotspot Gateway GIS-R3

GIS-R3: Hotspot Gateway

The GIS-R3 Hotspot gateway provides any business with all the features to transform a wireless access point into a fully functional WiFi Hotspot for up to 40 concurrent users. Guests and visitors who require Internet access can be authenticated via the login page. The hotspot gateway also includes a firewall, upload and download speed controls, a content filter and a disclaimer (terms and conditions) file that can be edited. Businesses that want to charge for Hotspot services can use the credit card billing service together with user reporting and accounting facilities. Peer to peer (P2P) file download blocking can be used to prevent guests from downloading copyrighted files. All our units now also include a Facebook Login option to help improve social media presence.

How to purchase

Download the GIS-R3 Product Data sheet
Download the GIS-R3 Quick Start Guide
Download the GIS-R3 Product Manual (8.6mb)
Demo of the GIS-R2 Hotspot admin pages (similar to GIS-R3)

guest Internet Hotspot Gateway GIS-R3

The GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway is ideal for small motels and hotels, however it is also used by many other types of businesses that provide Internet access as a service to the public. The GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway is frequently installed with several wireless access points to provide WiFI Internet throughout a building, such as a motel. The GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway can also be used to connect wired hotel rooms where a switch must be added to connect more cables to the LAN port. The GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway can be used to connect business center computers and Internet kiosks, and is ideal for an Internet café. Any type of wireless access point can be connected to the GIS-R3 and provide managed WiFi Internet for laptops, netbooks, smart phones and any WiFi enabled device. In addition to the core features provided by the GIS-R2, the GIS-R3 also block peer-to-peer file sharing.

Summary of the GIS-R3s features

The GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway supports up to 40 concurrent users with the core functionality described below. In addition to core functionality the GIS-R3 firewall is expanded to include file share blocking. The API provides an interface for Point of Sale (PoS) and Property Management Systems (PMS) to manage Internet access codes. Plug and play wizard
Programmable login page
Access code generation
Login authentication
Disclaimer editor
Content filtering (OpenDNS)
Bandwidth control
Customer data collection
PayPal® & credit card billing
Usage reports and billing
URL, IP and MAC filters
Port forwarding
Configuration backup/restore
Access code API

GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway Technical Specifications


Plug and play with the setup wizard Firewall blocks access from LAN to WAN Local and remote configuration Content filter using OpenDNS Download/upload speed control Allowed IP and MAC addresses Free and controlled Internet access Port forwarding to other devices Timer/calendar to set availability


Concurrent clients: 40* Access code database: 1000


Branding via the login page generator Ten login pages are pre-installed Upload your own background graphic Create a custom HTML login page design Add custom login page banner advertising Disclaimer agreement with built in editor Link to business web site home page Login page access code generator Login code usage reporting Build a 'walled garden' using URL bypass Library of login page designs available Login page simulator on our website Customer data collection application Login page backup/restore


PoS/PMS integration to create codes Code management via HTTP calls


WAN (Internet) RJ-45 10/100 LAN (network) RJ-45 10/100


Enclosure: W 5" x D 1.9" x H 6.25" 12 volt 110v/220v supply, 10W



1 year

Applications where the GIS-R3 Hotspot Gateway has been deployed

  • Restaurant
  • Coffee bar
  • Public library
  • Truck stop
  • Motel
  • RV park
  • Visitor center
  • Public park
  • Marina
  • Bus station
  • Train station
  • Music concert
  • Theatre
  • Golf club
  • Sports club
  • Gymnasium
  • Bookstore
  • Hospital
  • Hotel
  • Resort
  • Airport
  • Shopping mall
  • Internet kiosk
  • Trade show
  • Church
  • Municipal office
  • Event reception
  • University
  • Student dorms
  • Contractors office
  • Flea market
  • Multi-tenant condo