Ruggedcom: Proven utility communications for harsh environments (DistribuTECH 2014 video)

Published: Mon 03 Mar 2014
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Utility substations often aren't cozy places. Crucial distribution assets often must endure extreme temperatures, vibration, electromagnetic interference and other harsh exposures. The sensitive electronics needed to intelligently monitor, manage and automate distribution assets requires substantial protection.

Fortunately, Ruggedcom, a Siemens Business, provides robust communication technology to ensure the stable flow of electricity -- including solutions specifically for applications such as substation automation, distribution automation and renewable power generation.

At DistribuTECH, Ruggedcom General Manager Joerg Freitag explained the importance of having proven solutions for harsh environments.

Learn more in this interactive overview of Ruggedcom's electric power industry solutions.

More about Siemens at DistribuTECH 2014.

Watch the video here at Smart Grid Watch Blog.