Integrated Electronics Suite
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- Ship's Processor: A Pentium-based Toshiba laptop computer
with two serial ports, SVGA display, and a 28.8 kbps modem. The mission
processor is responsible for all information technology support aboard the
Jule III. It contains the
navigation software, the
Terninal Network Connection (Kantronics),
Weather FAX (WEFAX) software.
- Global Positioning System: A
Garmin 75 multiple use GPS
with an integral NMEA 0183 interface. A Garmin 45 is supplied as a backup.
- Wireless Telephone: A
Bell Atlantic High Power Cellular
telephone with integrated modem interface. This unit provides inland and
near coastal internet and voice communications. Electronic mail and Web access
are provided through this component.
- SSB Radio: An
SGC 2000 Marine/Amateur Radio all band
radio for WEFAX, Internet backup, and distress communications. The SSB radio
links to the TNC and WEFAX software.
- All Weather Radar: A Furuno 16 nm
radar for vehicle and weather tracking. It is connected to the
global NMEA bus.