GIS-R5 Hotspot Gateway (Dual-WAN)

guest internet hotspot gateway GIS-R5 Dual Wan

GIS-R5: Hotspot Gateway

The GIS-R5 dual-WAN hotspot gateway allows any business to transform a wireless access point into a fully functional WiFi Hotspot for up to 100 concurrent users. Guests and visitors will be greeted with a login page and asked to use a login code or voucher to access the Internet. guests can alternatively gain free access by agreeing to the hotspot's terms and conditions (disclaimer) or by entering their name and email address. All our units now also include a Facebook Login option to help improve social media presence.

How to purchase

Download the GIS-R5 Product Data sheet
Download the GIS-R5 Quick Start Guide
Download the GIS-R5 Product Manual (8.6mb)
Demo of the GIS-R10 Hotspot admin pages (similar to GIS-R5)

guest internet hotspot gateway GIS-R5 Dual Wan

The GIS-R5 Dual WAN Hotspot Gateway is popular with motels and hotels, however it is also used by many other types of businesses that provide Internet access as a service to the public. The GIS-R5 is frequently installed with several wireless access points to provide WiFI Internet throughout a building, such as a motel. The GIS-R5 Dual WAN Hotspot Gateway can also be used to connect wired hotel rooms where a switch must be added to connect more cables to the LAN ports. The GIS-R5 can be used to connect business center computers and Internet kiosks, and is ideal for an Internet café. Any type of wireless access point can be connected to the GIS-R5 and provide managed WiFi Internet for laptops, netbooks, tablets, smartphones and any WiFi enabled device. In addition to the core features the GIS-R5 also adds an additional firewall to block file sharing. The GIS-R5 includes dual-WAN load-balance with failover.

Summary of the GIS-R5s features

The GIS-R5 Dual WAN Hotspot Gateway supports up to 100 concurrent users with the following core functionality: The API provides an interface for Point of Sale (PoS) and Property Management Systems (PMS) to manage Internet access codes. Dual-WAN with failover
Programmable login page
Access code generation
Login authentication
Disclaimer editor
Content filtering (OpenDNS)
Bandwidth control
Customer data collection
PayPal® & credit card billing
Usage reports and billing
URL, IP and MAC filters
Port forwarding
Configuration backup/restore
Access code API

GIS-R5 Dual WAN Hotspot Gateway Technical Specifications


Plug and play with the setup wizard Firewall blocks access from LAN to WAN Local and remote configuration Content filter using OpenDNS Download/upload speed control Allowed IP and MAC addresses Free and controlled Internet access Port forwarding to other devices Timer/calendar to set availability


Concurrent clients: 100* Access code database: 1000


Branding via the login page generator Ten login pages are pre-installed Upload your own background graphic Create a custom HTML login page design Add custom login page banner advertising Disclaimer agreement with built in editor Link to business web site home page Login page access code generator Login code usage reporting Build a 'walled garden' using URL bypass Library of login page designs available Login page simulator on our website Customer data collection application Login page backup/restore


PoS/PMS integration to create codes Code management via HTTP calls


WAN1-WAN2 (Internet) RJ-45 10/100 LAN13-LAN5 (network) RJ-45 10/100


Load balance over two internet circuits Failover when an internet circuit fails


Enclosure: W 22.5cm x D 18cm x H 4.5cm 12 volt 110v/220v supply, 10W



1 year

Applications for the GIS-R5 Hotspot Gateway

  • Restaurant
  • Public library
  • Truck stop
  • Motel
  • RV park
  • Visitor center
  • Marina
  • Bus station
  • Train station
  • Music concert
  • Sports club
  • Gymnasium
  • Bookstore
  • Hotel
  • Resort
  • Shopping mall
  • Internet kiosk
  • Trade show
  • Church
  • Municipal office
  • Event reception
  • Student dorms
  • Contractors office
  • Flea market