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March 28, 2017

Silex Technology Introduces Next Generation Ethernet to WiFi Bridge and USB to WiFi Device Server

Silex Technology Introduces Next Generation Ethernet to WiFi Bridge and USB to WiFi USB Device Server

Securely connect Ethernet and USB devices to enterprise wireless LAN networks

Santa Ana, CA., March 28, 2017 – Silex Technology America, Inc., a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today introduced the BR-310AC and the DS-520AN respectively. The BR-310AC is a wireless bridge which enables any Ethernet device to become an 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless network device, giving the freedom to place it anywhere in your facility. The DS-520AN allows any USB device to be used over a dual-band wireless or gigabit wired network as though it was connected to a computer, thus eliminating the 5m USB cable limit.

The BR-310AC address growing market demand for large data transfers, such as high-resolution medical images, IP camera footage at factories and warehouses, etc.

“We are excited to announce our latest 802.11ac WiFi Bridge,” said Safi Khan, Manager of Product Marketing at Silex. “Using the BR-310AC, Ethernet devices can be placed in locations where running cables is difficult or impossible.”

BR-310AC Features:

  • IEEE802.11ac 3x3 MIMO
  • Enterprise Security
  • Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Single and Multi-Client Modes
  • Extended Data Logging
  • “AMC Manager®”

Using the DS-520AN, virtually any USB device can be used over a network exactly as if it were physically connected via a USB cable.

“We are excited to announce our latest Dual-Band USB Device Server,” said Babar Hashim, Product Marketing Manager at Silex. “By sharing one high-end network printer in any enterprise environment, the DS-520AN reduces total cost for the users.”

DS-520AN Features:

  • Dual band IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Enterprise Security
  • Silex SX Virtual Link ® USB over IP Technology
  • Isochronous Data Transfer Support
  • Wireless Print Server
  • Silex Embedded Software Suite for Embedded OEM Customization

About Silex Technology America, Inc.  Silex Technology builds on more than 40 years of hardware and software connectivity know-how and IP, custom design development experience, and in-house manufacturing capabilities, bringing value to customers with a foundation of technical expertise. With relentless attention to quality, exclusive access to Qualcomm Atheros expertise, and strategic partnerships with leading semiconductor providers, Silex Technology is the global leader in reliable Wi-Fi connectivity for products ranging from a medical device to a document imaging product to a video or digital display. With Silex Technology, customers get a single vendor that provides hardware and software support from design through manufacturing for successful product after successful product. For more information, please visit www.silexamerica.com.