INTELLIGENT SETTOP SERVICE. Access, manage and control your instrument via the internet. IST Connect is a cloud service that allows you to control your surveying instrument via the Internet. Whenever you start up a communication monitoring project it is always a difficult task. Getting the information from the field to your office in an accurate and timely way requires a high level of expertise in communications. Now there is no need to worry about having a static IP, complicated communication settings or complex contracts with cell phone providers. IST Connect will do all of this for you in an efficient and easy to use way.