Xirgo GPS tracking devices are quite common for the American market. Today the company focuses mainly on two fast-growing applications: OBDII "plug-and-play" GPS trackers and power-efficient devices for asset tracking.
Xirgo Technologies, Inc. is a wireless M2M communication devices manufacturer and designer, based in the US, California. Founded in 2006, it has developed an extensive product line: telematics platforms for passenger vehicles, heavy trucks, and heavy equipment; GPS tracking and cellular modem platforms; GPRS modems; global remote asset tracking systems.
Xirgo places the main focus on the two rapidly growing applications: OBDII "plug-and-play" GPS trackers and power-efficient devices for asset tracking.
Official website: http://www.xirgotech.com/
Automatic activation (recommended)
The software platform supports automatic device activation by applying APN settings, server address and port, as well as recommended tracking mode though the SMS channel. Normally you don’t need to configure anything manually. Just install the SIM card, switch the device ON and make sure it is located in the place with good GPS signal reception.
You also need to keep the device with initial factory settings, in particular:
- Do not set any password, keep it clear (as by default)
- Do not set any master number prior to the device activation
- Do not set local Time zone, it must be UTC+0h (as by default)
In case automatic activation failed, you can try to register the device manually by sending following command to the device:
The <APN> parameters depend on your GSM carrier.