TEL AVIV, Israel, June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
RADWIN's FiberinMotion® will enable mission-critical applications onboard passenger trains including CCTV, VoIP & future Wi-Fi connectivity
RADWIN is a sponsor at TrainComms, London - June 6-7, 2018
RADWIN (http://www.radwin.com ), the global wireless broadband provider, today announced that the Argentine Railway (Ferrocarriles Argentinos), the 8th largest railway in the world, chose RADWIN's FiberinMotion® train-to-ground solution after a successful proof-of-concept.
FiberinMotion® is geared to enhance security and safety on board the Argentine Railway's passenger trains. The multi-service platform will support mission-critical CCTV and VoIP applications and is future-proof to support onboard Wi-Fi service. Project deployment includes coverage of the Buenos Aires - La Plata route with over a 100 carriage trains equipped with RADWIN's radios. DATASTAR, a leading IT consultancy and services firm and RADWIN's partner, is responsible for project implementation.
Fernando Mele, Project Director, DATASTAR: "We are excited to partner with RADWIN on this world-class railway project. During the proof-of-concept phase RADWIN's FiberinMotion® demonstrated high throughput of up to 300Mbps and zero packet loss. By implementing this state-of-the-art train-to-ground solution we will provide Argentine Railway with the performance and reliability needed to support critical applications and scale to support future services such as Wi-Fi and PIS."
Nir Hayzler, VP, Head of Strategic Industries Business at RADWIN: "We are proud that Argentine Railway chose RADWIN and DATASTAR to implement our technology to better serve its passengers. Our transportation-customized radio solutions enable rail and metro operators to enhance safety and security by delivering a high quality, uninterrupted CCTV experience. In addition, FiberinMotion's® high throughput and QoS capabilities enable multiple applications to be delivered on a single unified platform, saving costs and enabling easy future expansion."
RADWIN is the leading provider of wireless broadband Point-to-Multipoint, Point-to-Point radios and the FiberinMotion® train-to-ground solution which delivers broadband on the move and fulfills the needs of rail and metro authorities. FiberinMotion provides up to 750 Mbps throughput and superior performance in non-line-of-sight and tunnel topologies, and powers a range of applications including high-speed WiFi, real-time CCTV, PIS and CBTC. Established since 1997, RADWIN's solutions are today deployed in over 170 countries.