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Graham Leigh to present at ERTMS conference 2020

With the increasing need for connected railway telecoms and signalling systems comes the potential for cyber attacks. Graham Leigh will be presenting “Assessing and tackling the cyber security risks to the rail sector” at this year’s  ERTMS & ETCS: The Future of Railway Signalling conference. The 2020 conference will be held online each morning over […]
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Comtest Wireless launches first security monitoring solution

Supporting cyber-attack detection Comtest Wireless has extended its range of world-class test and measurement solutions with its first-generation security monitoring installation, NetProbe Owl. Developed as a cyber sniffing tool for a range of pre-defined tests, NetProbe Owl is the first solution on the market to enable network engineers to detect security and disruption issues on […]
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Webinar shares real-life ETCS L2 rail telecoms lessons from the front line

Our next webinar will take place on Thursday 8th October 9.30 -10.30 BST /10.30 -11.30 CET You’ll have the chance to learn real-life lessons from our guest speaker, Max Giachi, who is the Head of the NOC at RFI (Rete Ferroviaria Italiana), one of Europe’s leading rail infrastructure operators. With over 700km of ETCS L2 […]
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New white paper available

Options for Measuring Rail Telecoms Network Performance with Drive Test Systems Over the last few months, we have all had to get used to a different way of working. Full access to equipment and facilities is not always not possible with current Covid-19 restrictions. This means that many of us are having to find creative […]
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UIC issues two FRMCS specifications

In spite of the coronavirus pandemic, the UIC is continuing its work on the development of the new standards. Today, it has released two important specifications related to the Future Railway Mobile Communication System (FRMCS), the successor of GSM-R. These relate to the requirements for the on-board equipment and its migration to FRMCS. Read more details […]
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COVID-19 Update

We continue to work remotely, deliver contracts and remain committed to supporting our customers In light of the COVID-19 situation, we would like to reassure our customers, suppliers and contacts that we are very much open for business and are committed to providing remote support, development and delivery in line with our various international commercial […]
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Comtest Wireless guest writes for Rail Engineer Magazine

Performance challenges facing railway signalling and telecoms – what does good look like? The March edition of Rail Engineer magazine focuses on Signalling & Telecoms and Comtest Wireless is featured in the digital edition. Shelley Robertson, Marketing, writes “Around the world, rail organisations are working hard to increase capacity and operate faster, safer trains more […]
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Comtest Wireless to host UK Workshop – all welcome

Rail Telecoms & Signalling Systems Performance Workshop Date: Tuesday April 21st  2020  – POSTPONED Given the current situation with the corona virus, we have taken the decision to postpone the event. With growing restrictions on travel and meetings, it makes sense to hold this later in the year, once the situation is more settled. We will notify delegates of […]
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