Hirschmann a Belden brand, is the only brand to offer a complete product range for homogeneous data communication in the industrial sector using Ethernet. This includes Layer 2/Layer 3 switches as well as industrial security and WLAN systems that provide a uniform, company-wide communications infrastructure without interface problems and media discontinuities. These products are used in different applications such as factory automation, process control, transportation and mechanical engineering. As one of the founding members of the Ethernet Powerlink Standardization Group Hirschmann plays a major role in the establishment of Ethernet technology as the standard in the production area. In addition to offering a complete range of products for company-wide data networks, Hirschmann also delivers a broad support package. Customers are being supported both during the conception of communications solutions, and also during the planning, design, commissioning and maintenance of the network.