An Integrated Approach Is Needed To Meet the High-Speed Communications Needs of the Rail Sector Says ETELM

LTE represents an exciting opportunity for railways operators to provide a single solution for operational services, comments ETELM Director Hong Kong, China, 20 March 2018 – As new LTE mission critical standards are being established by 3GPP, there is a major opportunity for the rail industry to benefit from the latest secure broadband voice and data services. This was the message given today by Paul Ward, International Sales Director for ETELM, speaking on the opening day of Asia Pacific Rail in Hong Kong. Ward described how LTE offers mission critical services…

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Five new rail freight companies extend interconnection and enhance cross border freight handling thanks to Hit Rail

High performance networking and messaging interoperability simplifies goods exchange throughout Europe Utrecht/Brussels, 12 February 2018 – A host of new customers making use of Hit Rail connectivity and interoperability solutions has significantly improved the interconnection of European Railway Undertakings (RUs) and Infrastructure Managers (IMs), helping to facilitate rail freight movements across Europe. Five new contracts signed in 2017 with companies from three countries see Hit Rail’s cybersecure Hermes Virtual Private Network (VPN) more and more at the heart of the continent’s rail freight movements, delivering common messaging and communication protocols…

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HUBER+SUHNER to bring comprehensive Connected Mobility solutions to Railtex 2017

Global connectivity supplier HUBER+SUHNER will be exhibiting its extensive portfolio of technology and solutions for the rail industry at Railtex 2017, taking place in Birmingham, UK, 9-11 May. The HUBER+SUHNER booth will focus on its solutions for Connected Mobility – merging both communications and rail through instrumental components, thus enabling broadband network connections on the train, train-to-ground and on the trackside. As such, it will be showcasing a wide range of products allowing passengers, rail staff and operators to run their demanding applications seamlessly. “With rail systems becoming increasingly more…

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