A mount point is a place where data is transmitted from the base station to the rovers. Each mount point belongs to one of the casters.
The name of the mount point.
The mount point name is a unique identifier. It can be regarded as an email address.
Base station credentials.
Each mount point has a user and password fields. These fields need to authenticate incoming base station connection. User field is optional if base station use NTRIP version 1.
Description of the mount point.
The mount point description contains information about the mount point that will be displayed in the source table. All fields are optional, their filling does not change the information sent to rovers.
||Name of nearest city or place
||Data format RTCM, RAW
||RTCM message types or RAW data format etc., update periods in parenthesis in seconds
||Data stream contains carrier phase information
||No (e.g. for DGPS)
Yes, L1 (e.g. for RTK)
Yes, L1&L2 (e.g. for RTK)
||Approximate position latitude
||Approximate position longitude
||Necessity for Client to send NMEA message with approximate position to Caster.
||Stream generated from single reference station or from networked reference station
||Hard- or software generating data stream
||JPS Legacy E
||Compression/Encryption algorithm applied
||Access protection for this particular data stream
||User fee for receiving this particular data stream
||No user fee
Usage is charged
||Bit rate of data stream, bits per second
||Miscellaneous information, last data field in record