Communication Devices

Microcontroller

  • Embed a unique LAN network ip address (and subnet mask) in the remote instrument program.
  • Ensure the remote instrument tcp/ip setting points to the router gateway.
  • Enable NAT on the router to pass the received data to a central logging computer.
  • Program logging computer application to identify the incoming source and log/display the data.
  • View a typical data logging output
Telecom Device
Ethernet unit with remote logging SD card facility

Microcontroller

Implementing remote control via the WAN it is necessary to understand how NAT works.