- Allows a gradual migration from SmartZone to ASTRO 25
- Maximizes the reuse of existing SmartZone equipment
- Requires maintenance of only one core master site
- Provides full interoperability among existing SmartZone users and ASTRO 25 radios and dispatch consoles
- Retains important customer critical SmartZone features during migration
The SmartX Site Converter provides the interface between the SmartZone system and the ASTRO 25 core. It translates SmartZone analog and digital audio into vocoded IP packetized audio, and then passes the audio on to the ASTRO 25 core.
One SmartX Site Converter and Motorola GGM8000 gateway are required per SmartZone Simulcast subsystem and/or per SmartZone Intellirepeater site.