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 data depends on how device is configured. Configuration can be done remotely or via special configuration program if a device is connected to a computer. It is specified in the manual provided with a device (the manual can be obtained from the seller/manufacturer of a device).
Crucial parameters for each type of device are server's IP address and port. Please visit the Hardware page on our site and find your device there. The port is indicated on 'Specification' tab. If IP address is not mentioned, use a general one — 22.214.171.124.
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. Upon unit creation pay attention to the following mandatory parameters:
The access password should be specified only if a device additionally encrypts data to be transmitted.