Part Number : 106-396B


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Versatile alarm communicator that reports on 4G, GPRS and IP to the Central Station.

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"4G, GPRS and IP communicator"

The Permaconn solution provides a constant secure link between the supervised premises and the Central Station.

The PM45-4G is a versatile alarm communicator that reports on 4G, GPRS and IP to the Central Station.

This unit can interface with a range of alarm panels using Contact ID. Primary alarm path is IP, followed by 4G/GPRS in the event of a wired ethernet failure. If no IP connection exists the communicators will report on GPRS or 4G/3G only.

Key Features

* Remote alarm panel Upload/Download available using GPRS/3G/IP
Dual SIM + IP alarm communicator,
Plug & Play solution,
Interfaces with any Contact ID alarm panel,
1 input + 1 output, function control using Atlas and/or Pocket Secure,
Low cost hardware solution for NBN or Naked DSL services,
PM45-4G communicates on 4G & GPRS networks

Additional Features 

Small size - Fits inside alarm panel enclosure and suitable for ATM & M2M applications
Secure VPN within Optus & Telstra networks - Dedicated for Permaconn events only
AES128 encryption for alarm data - Secure transmissions over the public internet
High speed RS232 Interface - Future development
PM45-3G acquires an IP address automatically using the customers DHCP service. No IT headache
Various diagnostic LEDs - Easy installation
Activate, commission and diagnose using Atlas - Seamless installation process
Three (3) dedicated paths of communication - Uptime in excess of 99.9%
Internal watchdog reset function - No unnecessary service call-outs
Monitors & reports dialler interface lead status - Panel dialler to Permaconn interface secure
AS/NZ2201.5:2008 compliance
Outputs can be configured to arm/disarm alarm system, control gates and lights. ‘Pocket Secure’ smartphone app controls these functions.





Housing Material

ABS Plastic - white


110mm (h) x 25mm (d) x 80mm (w)



Operating Environment

0°- 50°C @15% to 85% humidity (non-condensing)


Triple band 3G & Triple band 3G


Quectel EC21


8 - 15V DC Terminal (must be powered from approved supply)

Power Consumption

Standby: 0.08A @13.8V DC 
Transmitting: 0.19A @13.8V DC

Communication Protocol

Ethernet (10/100BASE-T)

IP Address Allocation

DHCP or Static IP

Serial Port

High Speed RS232 interface

Auxiliary Input

3 x 24Hr input - state change detected every second. EOL 3.3K

Auxiliary Output

3 x Open Collector output @ 50mA (max) 
Function control using Atlas web portal and/or Pocket Secure

Static IP Network Configuration

Ethernet interface using 'IpSetup' program 
Atlas web portal using GPRS/3G connection

Data Security

AES Encryption

Supported Modulation

BELL-103, ITU-V21/V22/V22B


EN 55022:2006/A1:2007, AS/CA S042.1-2011, AS/CA S042.4-2011 AS/NZS 60950.1-2011, AES2201.5:2008, EN 62311:2008, EN 301489-1 EN 301 489-24, EN 301 908-1, EN60950-1

Additional Information

Part Number 106-396B

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