Published on June 7th, 2016 | by Max Argent0
RADWIN Demonstrates Over 500 Mbps Connectivity in New Train-to-Ground Solution
Technology Breakthrough Enables Multiple Broadband Applications such as High-Speed Wi-Fi for Passengers & High Definition CCTV Onboard Trains
RADWIN have announced the launch of their new generation train-to-ground solution capable of delivering unparalleled throughput of over 500 Mbps per train. RADWIN’s latest solution sets a new standard for the transportation industry. Rail and metro operators can use RADWIN’s solution to build a dedicated broadband network for their rolling stock to support multiple onboard services such as high-speed Wi-Fi for passengers, multimedia infotainment and HD CCTV.
FiberinMotion Train-to-Ground Solution Highlights:
- High capacity – 500Mbps per base station or mobile unit
- Extensive coverage – up to 1 km underground / 5 Km above ground
- Supporting train speeds of up to 350 KMH/220MPH
- Seamless handover
- Multi-band radio operating in 4.9 to 6.0 GHz
- Complies with strict railways standards including EN50155, EN61373, EN50121 and IEC 60571
Nir Hayzler, RADWIN’s VP Marketing and Head of its Transportation Business: “We see a growing demand for onboard broadband services in the rail and metro segment. At the same time, these operators face technological barriers of supporting such services on-the-move. In a travel sector that is becoming increasingly competitive, our breakthrough train-to-ground solution is empowering transit authorities to exceed commuters’ expectations and provide a new type of experience whereby passengers can enjoy true broadband services such as video streaming. Our expertise coupled with our global installed base of train-to-ground deployments, position RADWIN as the leader of communications solutions in the transportation space.
RADWIN will be presenting its solutions at the TrainComms Wi-Fi on Trains Conference in London on June 8-9.
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