The Ruggedcom RX1400 is a multiprotocol intelligent node, which combines Ethernet switching, routing and firewall functionality with various WAN connectivity options. The device is IP40 rated, does not use fans for cooling, operates continuously within a -40°C to 85°C temperature range and comes with a rugged metal housing that supports DIN rail, panel or rack mounting. The device provides a high level of immunity to electromagnetic interference, heavy electrical surges, extreme temperature and humidity for reliable operation in harsh environments. The integrated GNSS (GPS/GLONASS) functionality allows the device to report its location as necessary for asset tracking purposes in large-scale deployments.
The Ruggedcom RX1400 is designed to support primary communications over commercial LTE networks and leverage LTE’s enhanced capabilities for quality of service management. For reliability purposes, the device is able to roll back to 2G and 3G wireless connectivity. In addition, the cellular router is equipped with a dual SIM card slot, which enables automatic failover in case of interruption in the communication.