GE MDS™ SD Series - Long Range IP/Ethernet and Serial

Part Number: SD09-MDCESNNSNN

The GE MDS SD Series radios provide long distance communications over licensed radio bands, allowing users to interface to both Ethernet and serial devices such PLCs, RTUs and meters with host monitoring and control systems.

The SD Series is the latest generation of MDS licensed narrowband wireless devices providing exceptional communication performance and reliability to meet demands for IP/Ethernet services as well as support for multiple devices and host systems. The SD is compatible with previous generations allowing for a smooth and controlled migration for existing systems.

The MDS SD Series supports 200MHz, 400MHz and 900 MHz licensed frequency and features a software-defined modem and an optimized hardware platform supporting both IP/Ethernet and serial communications. SD products are ideal for customers using dedicated frequencies for long range communications to PLCs. These telemetry solutions are optimized with low power and sleep mode features for battery and solar applications.

Key Benefits

•   High speed, up to 65 Kbps in 50 KHz channel in SD2 and SD9
•   Operate IP/Ethernet and serial communication on a single network
•   Connect multiple host systems to a single Access Point radio
•   Connect multiple devices to a single remote radio
•   Implement push communication and report by exception from remote devices
•   Simple, intuitive web based configuration and maintenance
•   Easy migration path from serial to IP/Ethernet
•   Backward compatible with existing MDS x710 networks
•   Compatible with the GE MDS Master Station