PLANET to Unveil Innovative IP Transmission Systems at WCIT 2017
PLANET Technology, a global leading IP-based networking company, will participate in the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2017, better known as the Olympics of the world's information technology industry, to be held in Taipei on September 10 – 13. PLANET (Booth no. TWTC Hall 1, D617) will display its latest IP transmission innovations that can help deploy various network infrastructures for IoT, IIoT and Industry 4.0 applications.

First held in 1978 by WITSA (World Information Technology and Service Alliance), the WCIT has become the premier international IT forum. As this is the second time that Taiwan will play host to the WCIT 2017 after hosting its first 17 years ago, this year’s theme “Living the Digital Dream” will unveil the advanced digital technologies that are redefining the world, and revolutionizing businesses, industries, governments and society. Bringing together over 2,500 visionaries, captains of industry, government leaders and academics from more than 80 countries, it is an event of unparalleled scope and scale.

As a global leading networking and communications supplier that carries its own “PLANET” brand, PLANET will display the following cutting-edge IP network innovations at this must-attend event:

Intelligent Network Solutions to Long-distance Green Networking and Transportation
To help realize the Industry 4.0, PLANET will introduce its EN50155-compliant intelligent transportation system solution, showcasing industrial-grade managed Ethernet switches, Modbus gateway and Flat-type Ethernet devices with 10G fiber, PoE waterproof, Modbus TCP and Long Reach Power over Ethernet/Coaxial features. To support the sustainability of our environment, the world’s first PLANET Industrial Renewable Energy PoE Managed Switch, powered by solar, wind and hydropower, was launched. When co-working with PLANET's Long Reach PoE and fiber-optic network products, the Industrial Renewable Energy PoE Managed Switch enables the surveillance system and wireless LAN to be accomplished smoothly in wide remote areas such as suburban districts, forests, deserts, national parks and highways.

The World's First Ultra PoE and Intuitive Network Management Solution
PLANET has developed the first Color Touch LCD Ultra PoE Managed Switch series to greatly enhance the network management efficiency via its user-friendly touch LCD interface design and intelligent PoE management functions. Besides, the Color Touch LCD Ultra PoE Managed Switch series helps the administrators easily identify the surveillance cameras on an eMap by their unique ONVIF Support function. These industry-leading smart Color LCD Ultra PoE Switches, with 16 ports or 24 ports featuring 60~95-watt ultra PoE power supply, also carry 10G data transmission capability and will be demonstrated live at the WCIT 2017. At the same time, PLANET's latest 802.3bt compliant ultra PoE switches, injector hubs, injectors/extenders and splitters will be displayed to provide a flexible and centrally-managed network infrastructure solution to any smart networks.

Smart Cities and Home Automation Network Solutions
For cities, metropolitan areas, ISPs, data centers, enterprises, campuses, medical institutions, etc., PLANET will introduce the carrier-grade Layer 3 10G fiber-optic managed switches, Layer 2+ 10G stackable switches, GEPON OLT/ONU devices and VDSL2 broadband equipment integrated with the latest transmission technologies of 802.11ac, 4G LTE, and 200Mbps VDSL2 to meet the needs of stable data transmission on high-density networks. To enhance the effectiveness of wireless LAN communications management, PLANET will showcase the hardware-based Wireless AP Controller with PoE+ Management functions which can control up to 64 wireless APs, and the software-based Smart AP Control platform which can manage up to 256 wireless APs. In addition, PLANET will present the integrated transmission solution to Home Automation by showing the Z-Wave Home Automation Control Gateway, Touch Screen Home Automation Controller, Single-unit/Multi-unit IP Intercoms and Z-Wave Sensors to offer community and home users a friendly and convenient digital life experience.