PCTEL MIMO Yagi antenna supports SCADA networks

PCTEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCTI), a leader in Performance Critical TELecom solutions, has launched a new MIMO Yagi antenna supporting licensed Upper 700 MHz A Block spectrum, the company said.

This spectrum is increasingly sought after by the energy, utility and water industries for the next generation of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and other Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies. PCTEL´s advanced MIMO antenna technology enhances network reliability and improves data throughput, enabling greater levels of automation as well as data-intensive applications such as video monitoring.

The MIMO Yagi antenna is a high gain, dual polarized antenna, designed to provide point-to-point, field area, and point-to-multipoint connectivity over long distances and in harsh conditions. It joins PCTEL´s growing portfolio of solutions for licensed 700 MHz spectrum, supporting a wide variety of industrial, utility, and public safety applications.

PCTEL delivers Performance Critical TELecom technology solutions to the wireless industry. PCTEL antennas are deployed in small cells, enterprise Wi-Fi access points, fleet management and transit systems, and in equipment and devices for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).