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Join Us at European Utility Week 2017

We are delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at the upcoming European Utility Week in Amsterdam on 3-5 October 2017, and we invite you to come visit us on the exhibition floor. Register for your free visitor pass, including access to the Hub Sessions, here Our Stand 1M76 will feature our range of Substation Connectivity routers: a family of rugged wired and wireless routers, ideal for SCADA, IoT and industrial applications. Features include: IEC61850-3 compliant DIN rail mountable Dual SIM 3G/LTE DSL Fibre 2-8 Ethernet ports Serial/digital I/O DC or AC power Protocol conversion including IEC101, Modbus, DNP3, ... Read more


From Kuala Lumpur to Jakarta: Asia IoT Success with Critical Infrastructure

01/08/17, Dublin, Ireland. Virtual Access is delighted to announce that we are joint Gold Sponsors with our Asian partner, N’osairis, for the 2017 Asia IoT Business Platform Conference. With a main focus on IoT developments in Asia, the Asia IoT Business Platform Conference is Southeast Asia’s most comprehensive programme for solution providers to showcase IoT and M2M technology solutions. N’osairis is showcasing Virtual Access critical application products that provide rugged connectivity solutions for utilities, critical infrastructure, emergency services, vehicles and financial transactions, scalable to tens of thousands of devices. The solution consists of a range of rugged industrial routers and ... Read more


Telia and VA TLC-ISDN Technology Wins at UEFA European League Final

While millions of Manchester United fans celebrate their 2-0 win over Ajax in the UEFA European League final, we go behind the scenes to talk to Hans Hyttsten, Events Project Manager at Telia Company to see how Telia and Virtual Access technology was used to ensure the vital match played at Friends Arena, Solna municipality, Stockholm, Sweden, was broadcast smoothly to all corners of the globe. Q: Can you describe the context of the project and the challenges you identified? TLC-ISDN is an ISDN service over an IP network implemented using Virtual Access equipment. Features such as adaptive clocking, fastsync, ... Read more


Visit us on the AT&T stand at Distributech 2017 USA

27/01/17, Dublin, Ireland, Virtual Access is delighted to be showing their products on the AT&T booth 3927 through partners DataRemote. From Tuesday 31st January – Thursday 2nd February 2017, The Distributech 2017 Conference and Exhibition, San Diego Convention Centre, California, is the not-to-be-missed business, innovation and knowledge sharing epicentre for the American Utilities industry. DataRemote is exhibiting Virtual Access products on AT&T’s booth 3927. The products and solutions focus on the challenges and opportunities utility companies face, such as Legacy Migration, Critical Infrastructure Connectivity and IPv6 Cybersecurity. We are showcasing the following products and solutions: Legacy Migration SolutionsCommunications operators are ... Read more


Virtual Access Wins Contract to Supply German Federal Police with Rugged Vehicle Routers

12/01/17 Virtual Access is delighted to announce they have won the contract to provide rugged dual LTE radio solutions to a major European Police force. Critical communications used by public safety applications demand secure, always on connectivity. Virtual Access’s latest products with multi WAN interfaces including dual radio are ideal for applications requiring fast switching across multiple WAN interfaces. Recent VA lab testing has demonstrated a high level of resilience under difficult conditions in several scenarios including route based switching, VPN (IPSec) and also mobile IP. Feedback from VA customers has confirmed these findings, resulting in Virtual Access being awarded ... Read more


What’s Your Sector?

Virtual Access’ critical application and industrial-grade routers meet the resilience requirements with features such as multipath communications to avoid a single point of failure, integrated communications interfaces, harsh environmental standards, high isolation for power applications, legacy interfaces to migrate RTUs to IP without expensive upgrades, and advanced security; all centrally or cloud managed to provide a cost effective high quality scalable service to thousands or tens of thousands of sites. Power/UtilitiesWe provide single device solutions for automation, smart metering and energy management providing legacy serial RS232/RS485 and Ethernet interfaces with wireless broadband.Managed Substation ConnectivitySmart Grid InfrastructureSCADA Public Safety/Emergency VehiclesCritical communications ... Read more


Virtual Access opening hours over the festive season

If you need technical support over the festive season, please call the number for your area: Ireland: 01 604 1842 UK and International: +353 1 604 1842 Office hours Our head office is open until Friday 23rd December 2016 We are back on Tuesday 3rd January 2017 For sales contacts in your area, please visit our Contact page _____________________________________ We wish all our clients and suppliers a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. From all of us at Virtual Access Read more


Join Us at Telia IoT Living Connections Symposium

10/11/16 Dublin, Ireland.Virtual Access is speaking at the Telia IoT Living Connection Symposium, Munchenbryggeriet, Stockholm, Monday 14th November, 2016 The Practical IoT Sessions As a Silver Sponsor of Telia, we are delighted to participate as guest speakers as part of the Practical IoT sessions. We will discuss how we work with our customers to build solid solutions based on real critical application needs: how we implement solutions, what you need and what it takes to deliver sustainable, scalable and long term solutions through remote deployment, management and support. Virtual Access will be on stage 15:00 to 15:15 The speakers will ... Read more


Rakel Day 2016

06/10/16, Dublin, Ireland. We are delighted to be part of the Rakel Day 2016 – Tetra service in Sweden event. We are showcasing our GW3300 Series router, designed for users of TETRA (police, ambulance, fire) and for military and industrial applications. The GW3000 is a multi-WAN router with support for multiple mobile networks simultaneously. This router provides single or dual radio with optional combination of 3G, 4G or LTE450 and supports mobile IP, WiFi, and more. This creates extremely reliable, robust and secure broadband data connection for all critical applications. More about our Critical Application productsVirtual Access’ Critical Application routers ... Read more


We are now FIRA accredited for CSR

27/07/16, Dublin, Ireland. Virtual Access is delighted to announce we are now a FIRA Bronze member for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on the FIRA platform. FIRA is a verification office and verifies CSR information of companies and institutions and is thus Corporate Social Responsibility negotiable. The FIRA platform is a digital registry, where our CSR performance is visible to customers. The platform is closely aligned with international and national standards in the areas of sustainability such as ISO 26000, ISO 20400 DIS, AA1000 and GRI. FIRA verifies the CSR reports so our customers know that our company information is reliable. Read more