Tracking is fulfilled with the help of GPS and GLONASS devices as well as special software with similar features.
Data from devices should be sent to the server of Wialon Hosting. Frequency of data collection and sending as well as parameters contained inside and overall correctness of the data depends on how device is configured. Configuration can be done remotely or using special configuration program if device is connected to a computer. It is specified in the manual provided with the device (the manual can be obtained from the seller/manufacturer of the device).
Crucial parameters for each type of device are server IP address and port. Please visit the Hardware page on our site and find your device there. The port is indicated on the 'Specification' tab. If IP address is not mentioned, use the general IP — 126.96.36.199.
In some cases devices or their software are already set to work with Wialon and don't need additional configuration.
If a device is set up properly and its data is coming to Wialon, then create a unit for it in the system to see it on the map. When creating the unit, pay attention to the following mandatory parameters:
The access password should be specified only if the device enciphers data to be transmitted.