Manage Infrastructure Remotely

Government agency networks are geographically dispersed. To ensure that systems are able to be accessed despite their location, agencies need a secure solution. Using Failover to Cellular™ and Smart Out-of-Band, redundant back up access is enabled to preserve the bandwidth needed for the primary network.

Smart Out-of-Band allows government agencies to manage systems, devices and equipment remotely. If an outage occurs, they are able to identify and resolve the issues quickly.

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Failover to Cellular provides connectivity for remote LANs using 4G LTE when the primary link is unavailable. If during a deployment an outage occurs, always on access is ensured.

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Compliance & Government Contracts

Ensure FIPS 140 compliance

At Opengear, we prioritize the highest standards of security to meet the rigorous demands of government agencies and regulated industries. Our commitment to Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) compliance ensures the security and integrity of sensitive information handled by cryptographic systems.

Opengear’s OM2200, OM1200, and CM8100 product families are FIPS 140-2 (Level 1) compliant, utilizing the OpenSSL 3.x cryptographic module, validated with Certificate #4282. This certification confirms the adherence to FIPS 140-2 standards, aligning with the stringent requirements defined by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Our dedication to enterprise-grade security extends beyond compliance, as we follow the implementation guidelines outlined in the OpenSSL FIPS 140-2 security policy. This commitment is further supported by our partnership with OSSI and the OpenSSL projects, emphasizing Opengear’s role as a leading provider of Out of Band solutions.

Opengear’s products, meeting FIPS 140-2 standards, can be acquired through U.S. Federal government acquisition contracts via Synnex or Ingram, providing government agencies with secure, resilient network solutions. For further details and configuration guidance, please refer to the user manual.

Overcoming IoT Challenges

IoT has empowered government agencies to deliver services more timely and reduce operating costs by collecting real time data. The potential for IoT in government continues to grow, already being deployed in a variety of ways. Sensors are attached to military vehicles to monitor assets and view what’s occurring on the ground. State departments are using weather tracking solutions to make road treatment decisions. The airforce is attaching sensors to aircrafts to better view battle information. These IoT solutions are beneficial however create security and regulation challenges.

Opengear solutions enable government organizations to use these IoT solutions and provide secure access.

Demo Video

Watch our demo video to see an in-depth overview of the capabilities of the Opengear console server Web UI.

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