The WA7DRE D-STAR repeater and gateway is an authentic ICOM repeater and G2 gateway system complete with DPlus addons for linking to other DPlus gateways and reflectors. The repeater cabinet includes a 70cm, 25W digital voice repeater, a 1.2 ghz, 10W Digital voice repeater, and a 1.2 ghz, 10W digital data simplex transceiver. The repeater system is hosted by Sacred Heart Mecical Center / Providence Medical Center and is physically located on the roof of Sacred Heart Medical Center in Downtown Spokane. SHMC provides a reliable Internet connection and emergency generator backup power. If a power outage occurs, the repeater cabinet includes a UPS battery to maintain operation until the emergency generator comes on. The gateway computer is purpose built for years of trouble free operation. It contains no movings parts, spinning fans or rotating hard drives. It is 100% solid state. Our D-STAR repeater has been designed and installed to be active and available during any reasonably foreseeable emergency event.