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Designing an Optimized Industrial Network for HD IP Surveillance
Present trends in the video surveillance industry indicate an increasing number of analog CCTV systems migrating to HD IP surveillance networks. Analysts also report that by 2015, over 70% of all network cameras shipped will be capable of delivering megapixel resolutions. This month, we discuss the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s recommendations for best practices in design, selection, and deployment, as well as minimum requirements for infrastructure devices and components. Read more
Enhancing Substation Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability
Power substation operators around the world are increasingly turning to IEC 61850 solutions as their preferred model for automation systems, but IEC 61850 is only a guidebook. Real value in power substation automation is achieved by adapting devices to the needs of substation administrators and operators. With effective technological innovation and focused user-oriented design thinking, substation automation is being pushed in new directions, making it more effective than ever before. Read more

Now Available Applications & Success Stories
1-port Modbus RTU/ASCII/TCP-to-EtherNet/IP gateways
8+2G/9+1G-port Gigabit unmanaged Ethernet switches
Modular RTU controller for railways
Modular train computers for onboard NVR and passenger information systems
Real-time Oxygen Concentration Monitoring with Smart I/O
Reliable IP Surveillance System for a Gas Transit Pipeline
Feeder Terminal Unit (FTU) Automation
Redundant Wireless Roaming Maximizes a Brazilian Railway's ATO Network Availability
Train Supervision Information System (TSIS) Upgrade for Taipei Metros