Encore Networks

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Encore Networks Wireless Routers Now Verizon XLTE Certified

Utility Hardened and Commercial Grade IP+Legacy BANDIT™ Router Family Certified For Use On the Verizon Wireless 4G XLTE-AWS Network with 3G Backup

Chantilly, VA - March 30, 2015 - Encore Networks, a leading manufacturer of wireline, cellular, and satellite VPN routers, today announced that the BANDIT™ family of rugged and commercial grade routers has been certified for use on the Verizon Wireless XLTE network. 

As the newest 4G service, XLTE delivers two key benefits: 
   - A long future for the service and the wireles routers deployed to use it, and 
   - F
aster data speeds for higher throughput and reduced congestion. 

Encore's IP+Legacy BANDIT™ wireless routers leverage the advantages of higher speed 4G XLTE (a minimum of double the bandwidth to 4G LTE customers in high traffic areas nationwide where AWS is available) at significantly lower costs to the end user. Industrial and commercial Enterprise customers can use 4G XLTE/LTE (3G failback) as a primary or back-up connection, eliminating the high costs and challenges of wired network outages. The embedded XLTE module in theBANDIT™ is an upgrade path from traditional wired networks used by utilities (i.e., electric, gas, water) and other verticals such as railroads and finance. 

"Bandit routers on XLTE service future proof 4G technology," stated Tom Kittle, Encore Networks Sales Director. "Customers wishing to upgrade from the inevitable and costly sun setting of technologies like Wireless 2G, Frame Relay and copper 4-wire circuits can provide long-term stability to their network today, by replacing legacy wireless devices with Bandit XLTE now, leaving the existing data equipment in place for a phased migration"

Encore routers meet the demands of M2M and IoT applications in the harshest of network environments. All the compact and powerful BANDIT™ routers are a high availability, fully featured, broadband wireless devices that provides IP, VPN, Firewall, Ethernet Switching and Legacy protocol to IP interworking for a wide range of M2M, SCADA, Video Surveillance and Enterprise applications. All Encore wireless routers move data to a public or private IP cellular infrastructure removing the dependence on copper lines while providing VPN technology with encryption.

Verizon certification covers the entire family of BANDIT™ routers. For more information, call 703-318-4325, email sales@encorenetworks.com or click on the product links below;



About Encore Networks
Encore Networks www.encorenetworks.com is a leading designer and manufacturer of commercial enterprise and industrial hardened routers providing IP, SSL, VPN, Firewall, Ethernet Switching, Legacy Copper Line POTS replacement interface and serial data protocol to IP interworking with embedded 4G cellular modems all in a single box solution. Made in the USA, Encore's BANDIT™ and EN™ routers are purpose built for numerous Internet of Things (IoT), M2M and Business Continuity applications including SCADA, Smart Grid, Security, Transportation, Lottery, Retail and Banking industries. 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 while protecting their embedded equipment investment.



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