This is a stand-alone unit that contains Akida’s powerful Energy Gateway Processor for all the data generated by the Monitors and Controllers. It has a low voltage power supply. The Energy Gateway Processor can also be mounted directly inside an emp panel.
The Control Server has an external USB antenna for the wireless connectivity with all the Akida hardware via an FCC compliant 2.4GHz Private Area Network. USB cable connectivity is also possible with emp panels.
It can be optioned to be Wi-Fi enabled for wireless connectivity with an existing Internet router or it can be connected using an Ethernet cable.
The on board system software is used to configure the system, collect and aggregate the data, and provide it via an API. The router has to be accessible over the Internet for the system to be accessed remotely across the Internet and to receive software support and updates.