Belden Increases Efficiency, Resiliency of Railway Networks with Upgraded Access Points
| Subj: Press-releses
Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has upgraded its Hirschmann BAT450-F Industrial Wireless LAN Access Points to include a new 110 V DC power supply. The enhanced offering increases the efficiency and resiliency of railway networks through easy retrofitting and a direct use of 110 V DC power lines onboard trains.
“Leading in the transportation market today means delivering a comfortable, speedy and safe experience for travelers, and it’s impossible to do that without a reliable network connection,” said Friedrich Haussmann, wireless product manager at Belden. “Hirschmann’s updated industrial wireless access points equip industrial engineers with best-in-class train-to-ground roaming capabilities that ensure strong connections for scalable and reliable passenger WiFi.”
With the Hirschmann BAT450-F 110 V DC Access Points, industrial engineers can:
Increase onboard efficiency and resiliency with a direct 110 V DC power supply
Improve connectivity and roaming performance for faster signaling and streaming among train-to-ground communication
Simplify passenger WiFi retrofitting with an all-in-one offering of WLAN, LTE and 110 V DC capabilities
Lower operating costs by removing the need for a 24 V DC power converter
The Hirschmann BAT450-F 110 V DC Access Points are industrially hardened, yet compact, and can be customized to support a variety of wireless and wired connections. This design makes the access points ideal solutions for industrial engineers across a variety of sectors, especially the railway industry.