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We Are Moving to Larger Premises in Park West, Dublin

19/10/18, Dublin Ireland. After 22 years at Trinity Enterprise Centre, Pearse Street, in the centre of Dublin, Virtual Access is moving their headquarters and manufacturing facilities to Park West Business Park, beside the M50 in west Dublin to support the continuing expansion of business. Virtual Access established their headquarters in 1996, and over the years has grown, gradually occupying larger offices within Trinity Enterprise Centre. Having bucked the economic downturn, they moved their manufacturing plant from the UK to beside their Dublin headquarters. Following on, VA successfully secured partnerships in South East Asia, and the North African and South American ... Read more


Rakeldagen 2018

09/10/18, Dublin, Ireland. We are delighted to be part of the Rakel Day 2018, organised by MSB, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (Sweden’s National security and intelligence department). Rakeldagen – a day of social communication, will be held on October 11, 2018, at the Kista mässan, in Stockholm-Kista. If you work with security issues, preparedness and relationships in socially responsible activities, you are welcome to sign up for Rakeldagen. Most seminars are in Swedish and some can be followed live at: https://youtu.be/sYzVQhi2MSg Theme of the year: Are we ready if a crisis hits? Our society is vulnerable and we live ... Read more


We are a Fully Qualified Achilles UVDB Level 1 Supplier

27/07/18, Dublin, Ireland. Virtual Access is proud to be part of the Achilles community as a fully qualified supplier with Achilles UVDB Level 1 – attestation of conformity for the following products: Telecommunications Equipment & Accessories Telemetry Equipment SCADA & Telecontrol Equipment Other Telecommunications Equipment Network Equipment & Accessories   About Achilles Achilles creates and manages a global network of collaborative industry communities, allowing trading partners to share high quality, structured, real-time data. Achilles’ communities bring together rigorously pre-qualified suppliers with buyers working in the same regions and industries. For the buyers, that means they can drive procurement with decisions ... Read more


Communication Technology and Network Solutions to Address Challenges Faced by Utilities

11/07/18, Dublin, Ireland. Ensuring fit for purpose comms infrastructure/connectivity is an essential feature of establishing smart grids, which is itself crucial in order to meet increasing demands for electricity and Government targets on carbon emissions. This connectivity will entail a mix of technologies (wireless, wireline, satellite) and service provision (public, private networks). Government and regulators are vital players in terms of ensuring suitable policy environment and availability of necessary spectrum. Yet there is insufficient understanding and collaboration between the various players in this ecosystem. On 12 July, London, techUK is bringing together utilities, telecoms experts, Government and Ofcom to discuss ... Read more


Our Solution to Data Service Disappearance

07/05/18, Dublin, Ireland. Deutsche Telecom Akliengesellschaft  (DTAG) is turning off legacy ISDN networks, which will cause considerable disruption to customers with equipment and applications that rely on ISDN/X.31. Read the full article ‘Ein Datendienst Verschwindet’ in the German technology magazine ‘Funkschau’, discussing the effect of such legacy migration by large telecoms providers on end customers. It discusses the Virtual Access solution that allows customers to continue operating their existing equipment without disruption using products that emulate ISDN/X.31 services over fully supported IP networks. The Virtual Access solution Virtual Access supplied the latest network technology for Datex-P and ISDN PH, and ... Read more


Virtual Access opening hours over the festive season

Our head office is open until Friday 22nd December 2017. We are back on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. We wish all our clients and suppliers a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. Sales contacts in your area: HEAD OFFICE Unit 15, Trinity Enterprise Centre, Pearse Street, Dublin 2, D02 AD79 Ireland Tel: +353 1 604 1800 Fax: +353 1 6705380 REGIONAL SALES Ireland: Unit 15, Trinity Enterprise Centre, Pearse Street, Dublin 2, D02 AD79 Ireland +353 1 604 1800 UK: East Twickenham TW1 2EA England +44 208 744 1926 Nordics: Smidesvagen 12 S-171 41 Solna Sweden +46 70 551 ... Read more


Join Us at European Utility Week 2017

05/09/17, Dublin, Ireland. 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 ... 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

07/06/17, Dublin, Ireland. 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 ... 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