Chantilly, VA, May 20, 2013 — Encore Networks, a leader in M2M solutions for fixed and wireless communications, today announced the launch of its 4G LTE/HSPA+ broadband router, the EN-4000™. The high throughput EN-4000™ will add speed, capacity, and flexibility to Encore’s portfolio of IP+Legacy wireline/wireless routers. The first in the 4000 series, the EN-4000™ is an Ethernet to 3G/4G model, supporting single or simultaneous dual wireless carriers. Subsequent releases planned for this year include user configurable slots for legacy wireline interfaces such as T1, fiber, 2 and 4-wire audio, alarm contacts, RS-232, serial and VoIP services. The EN-4000™ delivers TCP/IP Ethernet and wireline based services, transported over either public or private 4G LTE and HSPA+ wireless cellular carrier networks for both North American and International deployments.
The Encore EN-4000™ will be on display in the Wyless Booth (#5935) at the CTIA Show in the Sands Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV - May 21 to May 23. Available in June of this year, the EN-4000™ will have a starting MSRP of $590.00.
“Encore continues to design and build products in the United States that meet the rigorous demands of our customers’ for mission critical applications,” said Peter Madsen, President and CEO of Encore Networks. “With its high availability and fiber like speeds using 4G wireless services, the EN-4000 addresses the enterprise and SMB needs for business continuity. Customer feedback during initial trials has been overwhelmingly positive because of the easy to use WEB interface and the utilization of two different carriers for traffic load balancing and failover.”
The compact and powerful EN-4000™ provides IP, VPN, Firewall, Ethernet Switching and Legacy protocol to IP interworking for a wide range of M2M, SCADA, Video Surveillance and Enterprise applications. Available in both extended commercial temperature (-20 C to +65 C) and ruggedized temperature hardened units (-40 C to +85 C), the EN-4000™ can be installed in a wide range of environmental conditions with optional AC/DC power or Power over Ethernet (PoE) installation flexibility.
The EN-4000™ includes applications and feature support for:
- Single or Dual 3G/4G Wireless Connectivity
- Business Continuity
- Video Surveillance
- Automatic failover and failback and third party router integration with VRRP
- Enterprise and SMB support
Mr. Madsen continued, “By leveraging our expertise in integrated legacy wireline interfaces and protocols directly into our products, Encore has always provided solutions that our customers rely on to meet their needs without losing any of their CAPEX investment. We will continue to do so with the EN-4000 portfolio.”
Encore Networks is a leader in environmentally and electrical immunity hardened routers providing IP, SSL, VPN, Firewall, Ethernet Switching and Legacy Protocol to IP interworking with an embedded cellular modem all in a single box solution. Made in the USA, Encore’s BANDIT™ family of routers are manufactured for banking, Point of Sale, ATM, M2M, SCADA, Smart Grid, AMR/AMI telemedicine, oil and gas, industrial, security and video surveillance, railroad, transportation, and mass transit infrastructures applications. Encore enables companies to reduce total cost of ownership by reducing dependence on high cost wireline connections and converting them seamlessly to next generation cellular connections. Encore is a member of the Virtual Private Network Consortium (VPNC), the Utilities Telecom Council (UTC), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), the ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) and the National ATM Council (NATMC), and Alarm Industry Communications Committee (AICC).