ipDatatel’s Gateway 3.0 provides Z-Wave protocol communications from the Internet to your customer’s optional HVAC, and Lock controls. The system’s firmware is 128 bit encrypted, and password protected. This one device is capable of managing up to nine (9) HVAC Thermostat Controls, twenty-five (25) Lighting Controls, and up to five (5) Lock Controls. The Gateway can be added to the BAT, BAT WiFi, CAT, and CBAT. It is highly recommended that your customer have an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) located at the Gateway location to power the Gateway, router/switch, and modem, in the event of power failure.