software for WiFi Hotspot billing. Control time and bandwidth
usage of wired and wireless laptops without any client software
installations. Customers are redirected to login page before
they get access to Internet. HoitSpot Software enables control and billing
using captive portal technology and it's suitable for ISPs,
Hotspots, Airports, Hotels, Internet and Cyber cafes.
Antamedia HotSpot Billing Software
is Windows PC gateway software which enables control and charging for
Internet access using captive portal technology. This software is
suitable for all purposes where customers should get fast login to
system without Client software installations. Upon connecting to
network (using wireless cards or UTP cable), customer will be prompted
to type username and password to get access to Internet. Customer will
see their time and bandwidth usage and will be able to refill their
time when needed.
Windows software with user-friendly interface. It doesn't require
any proprietary hardware so you can use any standard PC with
two network cards to create HotSpot billing gateway.
Zero Client Administration
Web-based login, no client software installation is required.
Our software secures your hotspot by forcing all customers to
login screen. Any operating system and any Internet browser
can be used on customer computer (like Internet Explorer, Firefox,
Opera, Safari, Konqueror).
prepaid user accounts with username and password
accounts are time limited, when session ends customer can continue
browsing after buying additional time
time to account and print receipt
time option (could be used to enable
only bandwidth limits)
expiration date (starts from first account
allowed access hours for login
can be temporary disabled
inactivity timeout (customer doesn't have to relogin after specified
left modification (optional)
Limit Control (Traffic Shaping Management)
Bandwidth limit is configured in Kb/s
for each user account separately and represents speed of customer
connection to the Internet. You can sell high bandwidth accounts
for additional fee or save more bandwidth for VIP customers.
Example: set 10 KB/s for regular accounts and 100 KB/s for special
Bandwidth Quota Control (Traffic
Bandwidth quota is configured in Mbytes
for every account and represents total amount of traffic available
to customer. Example: Customer can download 10 MB in one hour.
If customer uses bandwidth quota and still has time left, additional
bandwidth can be ordered
Accept Credit Cards
Payment process is completely automated and customer is able to choose
username, password and pricing plan (like 1 Hour Internet time or one
month unlimited access). You will not need staff to sell tickets. A
single easy-to-use setup interface enables transaction processing with
any Major Internet Payment Gateway including PayPal (customer will not need PayPal account).
pages displayed in customer browser
Each page can be customized to fit your corporate layout. You
can put your company logo, change colors etc.
Different login pages for
specific IP or MAC
You can create different login pages for different network segments.
For example, wifi users connected to one access point will see
one login page and users connected to second access point will
see different login page
You can specify IP and port blocking rules for outgoing traffic.
For example disable IP addresses 184.108.40.206 to 220.127.116.11
and port range 10-100. This will prevent access to mail, ftp,
web servers in specified IP range. Option can be used to limit
only specific services, like limit ftp or email usage by blocking
these ports and setting range to large segment.
Enable sending E-mails from any email client software without having to
change smtp server. Traffic from port 25 is redirected to your own
E-mail server. This option solves problem when customer ISP require
connecting to their own line to send E-mails.
Block access to web sites that contains specified keywords in url
address. You can prevent access to porn, warez etc.
Log URL addresses that customers visit along with their username, IP,
date and time, and notification if access was allowed or blocked
Enable specified computers (identified
by MAC address of network card) to pass-through the HotSpot
gateway without authentification. For example: allow some computers
from your cafe to pass login page if these computers already
use Interent Caffe management software. Other computers, like
WiFi Laptops will still be redirected for login
Web Site Whitelist
Customer can browse specified web sites
without authentification. You can set up company web site or
web site with advertisements which will be free for all customers.
If custoemer wants to find out more, login will be required
out earnings for a specified time period, computer or employee.
Export data as pdf, html, csv or text report. You can filter
database by date, action, username, computer IP or MAC address Activity Log
HotSpot stores different actions performed by employees or customers,
including sales, session start and stop, time of login attempts
is encoded and protected from unauthorized modifications
Create user accounts in advance and print them as tickets. You
can sell such tickets on counter, receiption, using vending
Charge Additional Time
When customer runs out of time, extra minutes or hours could
be added to existing account
Charge Additional Bandwidth
The same applies for bandwidth. Additional MBytes are specifies
in blocks like 1 MB cost $1.00, 5 MB cost $3.00 etc. Taxes
Very flexible tax system will fit in any country tax regulation.
There are 3 different taxes with tax on tax option.
Configure receipts to show your company logo, hotspot name,
header and footer. Optionally print date and time on receipt
Every employee has his own
account (username and password) which is used for HotSpot login.
Employee activity is also logged with the time and type of action
It's a popup browser window which shows time remaining on user
account and bandwidth quota left
Customer can type INFO or LOGOUT to quickly show InfoBox or
to finish his session. Account is updated and time left stored
for future use
Connect all your hotspots in one network and you can use the
same database. Your customers will be able to use their remaining
time in any of the hotspot locations. Just imagine large resort
which provides UTP connection in every room and has several
access points in restaurants, loby etc.
Suitable for different businesses
or Wireless ISP (WISP)
Café, Cyber Café
add-on to accept WiFi laptops
School and other
Terminals, Public Transport
Shop & Conference
Mall & Business
that wants to provide
of any visitor-based
network or Wi-Fi Hotspots
HotSpot SSL Certification Service
Prevent web browser security warnings which may drive away potential customers!
This service is designed to facilitate the SSL certificate creation
process so you can avoid the complexity and get down to the business of
running your hotspot.
example shows laptops and PDAs connected to two different
access points, router, ethernet connected computers using
switch, computer running HotSpot software which is connected
on Internet using router and ADSL line