Elpro Technologies announces powerful additional features for their 240U-E industrial Wireless Ethernet and Serial Device Server. The 240U-E is designed for high speed wireless data connectivity in heavy industrial environments.
The 240U-E now provides 802.11 Wireless Distribution System functionality,allowing a self-organising and self-healing 802.11 wireless mesh to form throughout a process plant or factory.
This new feature significantly enhances the usage of industrial 802.11 technology by:
- greatly increasing the distance of coverage of an 802.11 network and
- providing self-healing redundancy during failure events.
Elpro’s 240U-E product provides multiple Ethernet and serial connectivity simultaneously as a multi-port Device Server, controlling communications to multiple devices. In the one unit the 240U-E provides: Access Point, Bridge and Router Device Server, and Mesh repeater. The 240U-E is designed for industrial use with military-grade security encryption, high RF power and superior receiver sensitivity and industrial temperature specifications.
As with all ELPRO products, the 240U-E carries ELPRO’s exclusive lifetime warranty.