Westermo Data Communications Inc

Elgin,  IL 
United States
  • Booth: 130

Westermo is critical data communications made easy

Westermo designs and manufactures robust wired and wireless data communications solutions for demanding global environments such as power and water utilities, transit, mining and petrochemical. Our reliable, easy-to-configure solutions simplify deployment and management while protecting against cyber threats.

Brands: Westermo, Virtual Access, RedFox, Lynx, Merlin, Wolverine, Activator, WeOS, WeConfig, WeConnect.


  • RedFox 5728- 19" Substation Ethernet Switches
    IEC 61850-3, Class 2 KEMA gold certified 19" rack switches for substation automation applications.

  • ✓ High performance and configurable

    • 28 Gigabit ports with up to 16 SFP fibre ports

    • Powerful CPU and switchcore

    • Advanced WeOS functionality

    ✓ Designed for demanding energy applications

    • Single or dual power supply

    • Withstand voltage drops during 50 ms

    • IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613 Class 2 approval

    ✓ Robust and reliable for long service life

    • Preliminary MTBF 650.000 - 850.000 hours (Telcordia)

    • -40 to +70 °C without ventilation holes

    • Ultra-robust IP40 19" rack/wall mount housing

    ✓ Unique future proof industrial networking solutions

    • Transparent to PRP, GOOSE, SV and MMS

    • Advanced Cyber Security feature set

    • FRNT or RSTP/STP Ethernet Resiliency

  • DIN-rail Substation Automation Switch Lynx 5612
    The Lynx 5612 is a high-performance substation automation-approved Ethernet switch ideal for energy and substation automation applications. It is the most compact high-performance switch for energy systems on the market...

  • ✔ Ideal for substations and their communication networks
    • Supporting various substation topologies
    • Dedicated IEEE 1588v2 PTP hardware
    • Multiple network resilience solutions

    ✔ Uncompromising performance at class-leading compactness
    • Markets most compact high-performance IEC 61850-3 switch
    • Bandwidth for today and the futures networks expansions
    • An evolving platform providing maximum service life
    • Featuring 5th generation WeOS including an array of cybersecurity features

    ✔ Proven robustness and reliability
    • Designed for demanding mission critical applications
    • High EMI immunity with comprehensive approvals
    • Diminishing risk for downtime and maintenance-free operation for years

  • Merlin 4600 Industrial IEC 61850-3 Cellular Router
    The Merlin 4600 series of versatile cellular routers provide high speed data network connectivity for demanding industrial, smart grid and trackside applications....

  • ✔ Versatile Cat 4 LTE router for energy, industrial and trackside applications
    • Complies with IEC 61850-3 Class 1 for medium voltage substations
    • EN 50121-4 track side approval
    • Zero-touch large scale deployment
    • Multi-service support: LTE, Fast Ethernet/GbE SFP, Digital I/Os,
    • Ports have high level of galvanic isolation
    • Acts as mini-RTU with its own digital inputs and outputs
    • Industrial protocol gateway and conversion

    ✔ Best-in-class Cybersecurity
    • Secure Boot ensures software is authentic and unmodified
    • Trusted Platform Module keeps cryptographic keys secure
    • Cybersecurity suite: 802.1X, IPSec encryption, stateful firewall

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