Westermo have many years of experience in both data communication technologies and railway applications both trackside and on-board the rolling stock. Our real expertise is in developing products that can function in the harshest environments and meeting the toughest approval specifications.
Westermo is familiar with mission critical applications in many industries and has therefore developed products and techniques that meet the many specific needs of the rail industry. The patented Westermo FRNT protocol allows for the fastest ring recovery in Ethernet networks – 20 ms for a ring with 200 switches. Our Wolverine range is developed around a technology that allows the creation of Ethernet networks on old installed copper cables that can stretch for tens of kilometres along the trackside.
Westermo has extensive knowledge of industrial networks. Through our many years as a manufacturer of industrial networking products, we have learnt how to best protect your network against intrusion.Download these 5 application concepts to learn how you can protect your trackside network.Download
Westermo has developed data communication solutions specifically for the computer-based interlocking system MicroLok II by Ansaldo.
Westermo devices have been specifically developed for challenges that are typical for the railway industry. Reliable, robust and efficient networks can be created with Westermo switches.
Train and trackside networks sales engineer