Communications & Networks
Mencom releases industrial wireless access points to help protect sensitive data
April 27, 2018 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Apr. 27, 2018 – To help secure sensitive data on the manufacturing floor, Mencom has announced industrial wireless access points designed to be a rugged solution to industrial applications that require a wireless connectivity.
Suitable for a range of applications, the wireless access points are equipped with a 2 x 2 MIMO Radio interface that supports IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz selectable bands. With built-in DIN-rail mount, the wireless access points run in multiple modes such as access point(AP) mode, wireless distribution bridge (WDS) mode or access point client operation mode.
Mencom says the devices embody a strong wireless network manager to ensure the delivery of optimum performance in the network. WPS and Wi-Fi Direct technology options are also available to connect Wi-Fi easier and deliver a peer-to-peer solution based on broadly deployed Wi-Fi technologies. These devices are designed to be fully operational between -20 and 60 degrees C.