AFC Networking Solutions


In order to retain smooth and effective ticketing operation for railways, automated fare collection (AFC) system is introduced to modern transportation. It generally consists of ticket vending machine, fare gate and backend accouting system. Though it's less critical for train operation, it's most critical for the operator working capital.


System Requirements

  • High availability with low failure rate
  • Industrial design to resist shock & vibration, and also extreme operating ambience
  • Network redundancy to mitigate link or node failure effects
  • High bandwidth and routing platform for inter-station connection
  • Support centralized management
  • Support routing protocols to exchange data with external network

Why KLG Smartec

  • Fanless design, dual power supplies with long MTBF (>200,000hrs)
  • Supports -40 to 85°C wide operating temperature and high EMC resistance
  • Supports various redundant Ring redundant protocols, like STP/RSTP, MSTP, DT-Ring and IEC62439-6(DRP)
  • Supports Layer 3 routing protocols such as RIP and OSPF
  • Supports VRRP for layer 3 redundancy

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AFC Networking Solutions