By DE staffAutomation Machine Building
Westermo’s Merlin cellular router line design for utility, infrastructure and transportation applications.
Westermo has launched its Merlin range of cellular products, specifically developed to support industrial IoT (IIoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions. The first Merlin product released is the 4600 series of industrial wireless routers. These four devices provide high-speed data transfer and meet the requirements of IEC 61850-3 Class 1 Medium Voltage substation and railway trackside EN 50121-4 standards. For cybersecurity, the Merlin 4600 series is equipped with a TPM (trusted platform module) chip and Secure Boot, as well as virtual private network (VPN) capabilities and a stateful firewall.