Vetronics product is the first managed Ethernet switch to offer Power over Ethernet (PoE)


Springfield, VA – July 7, 2016 – Cornet Technology, Inc. today announced the release of the HiCAP E24 rugged Ethernet switch its first VICTORY-compliant network switch solution. This high-performance Size, Weight, Power, and Cost (SWAP-C) optimized COTS switch is the first fully-managed Layer 2/3 Ethernet switch built for vehicle applications to provide the additional benefits of PoE.

HiCAP E24 – 24 port rugged Ethernet Switch

The HiCAP E24 delivers 24 triple-speed ports of managed GigE switching and offers cost-saving PoE in a tested solution that supports VICTORY standards. The benefits achieved by the HiCAP E24 offering consists of: reduced vehicle wiring, the ability to locate the device anywhere in the vehicle, increased network control and monitoring capability, as well as cost savings.

The U.S. designed and built HiCAP E24 meets all applicable MIL-Standards making it dust and waterproof, capable of operating in extended temperature range, able to withstand functional shock and vibration both wheeled and tracked and more.

“Cornet Technology’s support of the defense industry’s tactical C4ISR requirements in its solutions is evinced through its adoption of various government standards and initiatives. The HiCAP E24 and Cornet’s future Vetronics solutions are focused on fulfilling the promise of the VICTORY initiative,” said Unni Nair, vice president of engineering.

A non-VICTORY version is also available for rugged non-military applications.

Cornet Technology, Inc. is a leading secure/non-secure communications solutions supplier to the defense industry in the United States and overseas. Its solutions deliver voice, video, and data communications and video surveillance and distribution solutions to some of the world’s most exacting users.
Headquartered in Northern Virginia, CTI has a wholly-owned subsidiary in India. All CTI products are designed and manufactured in the U.S. at its ISO 9001:2015 registered facility in Springfield, VA. Information on CTI’s products and services is available at the CTI website www.cornet.