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The BAT WLAN solution set includes a broad portfolio of access points, clients, antennas, controllers, network management solutions, and planning software options that work together seamlessly, providing one of the industry's most robust solutions for maximum mobility, flexibility and network availability in today's industrial environments.

Featuring new, innovative, and patented technology the BAT Family now provides you robust connections with speeds of up to 450 Mbps, automatic filtering technology, and extensive security allowing you the implementation of communication solutions via WLAN that were previously the exclusive domain of cable based networks.

 

With the recent release of the new OpenBAT Access Points, new Client Solutions, and the HiLCOS V9.0 Firmware, Hirschmann opens a wide range of new possibilities for using WLAN in previously challenging environments.

Features

  • Open Platform Providing Extreme Flexibility: The Wireless LAN Portfolio now offers solutions to meet the most demanding industrial applications including fast infrastructure and meshed networks, wireless distribution systems and point-to-point connections as well as WAN and VPN applications. 
  • Industrial's Best Data Rates: Solutions with up to 2 built-in wireless interfaces supporting the WLAN 802.11n standard and 3x3 MiMo antenna technology enable data rates up to 450 Mbps in both the 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz bands.
  • Maximum Reliability: Built-in patented Clear Space technology for advance noise filtering and integrated ESD protection for maximum reliability in industrial environments.  Spectral Analysis and Band Steering to detect and use the most effective space. 
  • Robust Network Availability: Dual roaming, rapid spanning tree, and port grouping guaranteeing the greatest network availability using IPv4/IPv6 routing, NAT and ACLs. 
  • Secure Solutions: Hardware-accelerated security using IEEE 802.11i / WPA2 with passphrase (WPA2-Personal), 802.1X (WPA2- Enterprise), AES/TKIP, WEP, 802.1x /EAP, Per-MAC Passpharase (LEPS). RADIUS Server/passthrough. Integrated Intrusion Detection and stateful inspection firewall with logging, packet and URL filtering. Secure IPSec VPNs and encrypted CAPWAP Tunneling.  Local and TACACS+ administrative rights.  
  • Application Designed Hardware: Rugged housing for installation on DIN rails, walls or poles, IP30 or IP65 /67 ingress protection.  Extended temperature range: -40°C to at +70°C and conformal coating options as well as a high vibration design, fire protection ratings, hazardous location housing and multiple power supplies available, including Power over Ethernet (802.3af) and High-Voltage.

Specifications

BAT-R:

  • Industrial WLAN access point or client for installation on DIN rails
  • Dual band IEEE 802.11n compliant WLAN interfaces
  • 3x3 MIMO antenna support for data rates up to 450 Mbps in both the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands
  • Optional RJ45/1000BaseF SFP combo Ethernet port
  • Standard temperature range of 0°C to 60°C or extended temperature range of –40°C to 70°C with optional conformal coating
  • Power options including 18 to 60VDC, 48 to 120VDC/90 to 265VAC, PoE, PoE with redundant 24VDC
  • FCC, ANSI/ISA 61010-1 + Class1Div2, ATEX Zone 2, EN61850, EN50155, and vehicles E1 Approved configurations

 

BAT-F:

  • IP67 Industrial WLAN access point or client for installation
  • Dual band IEEE 802.11n compliant WLAN interfaces
  • 3x3 MIMO antenna support for data rates up to 450 Mbps in both the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands
  • Optional Gigabit Ethernet Gigabit combo port—M12 copper or IP67 rated fiber port via SFP
  • Standard temperature range of 0°C to 60°C or extended temperature range of –40°C to 70°C with optional conformal coating
  • Power options including 18 to 60VDC, 48 to 120VDC/90 to 265VAC, PoE, PoE with redundant 24VDC
  • FCC, EN61850, EN50155 Approved configurations

 

BAT-C:

  • Simple, highly compact WLAN client for use in applications where space is at a premium
  • 802.11n/a/b/g/h/i for both the 5 GHz and 2.4GHz bands, one antenna connector
  • 1x100Mbs M12 Ethernet connection
  • 24V Power supply
  • Integrated web interface for basic configurations
  • WPA2/PSK Security
  • Fast roaming support

 

BAT-WLC:

  • Centralized configuration and management solution
  • Available to support up to 25, 50 or 100 access points
  • Full throughput of payload data as per IEEE 802.11n for each access point
  • Integrated IP router with firewall
  • User authentications compliant with IEEE 802.1x, RADIUS, and LEPS
  • Automatic frequency management in 2.4 and 5 GHz bands
  • 19" for rack mount use in control rooms