June 5, 2018
RADWIN will support mission-critical applications onboard passenger trains including CCTV, VoIP & future Wi-Fi connectivity
Tel Aviv, Israel, June 05, 2018, RADWIN (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 aboard 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. 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 in charge of 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 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.”
RADWIN FiberinMotion trackside installation
Nir Hayzler, VP Transportation Business Line, 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, the high throughput and quality of service capabilities enable multiple applications to be delivered on a single unified solution, saving costs and enabling easier 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.
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