GarrettCom Designs, Manufactures and Markets Industrial Networking
GarrettCom, a Belden brand, designs, manufactures, and markets industrial networking products for specialty and stressed applications in the US and internationally. Heavy duty products include managed and unmanaged switches, media converters, fiber links, multi-protocol routers and terminal servers, and cyber security solutions. The Company’s products are used in applications where high reliability under harsh conditions is a primary consideration. These include power utility substations and similar Smart Grid operations centers, surveillance and physical security, transportation facilities, industrial and factory automation, telecommunications, water treatment, and outdoor applications. Founded in 1989, GarrettCom, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Belden Inc., sells its products to sophisticated end users and through a network of system integrators, original equipment manufacturers and international distributors.
GarrettCom’s competitive advantage is based on its full range of Ethernet, serial, and routing products, its complete line of fiber products with a broad range of power options, its private label program, and its superior quality and service. The quality and service are measured by customer and reseller response, and value pricing. The company has an installed base of more than 10 million node connections. GarrettCom products are designed and manufactured in the U.S.A. ; the company is ISO 9001:2008 certified for networking products design, marketing and manufacturing.
GarrettCom believes in linked prosperity. The company’s mission is to
design, manufacture, and market the finest Industrial
for a wide range of discriminating customers. Customers
receive superior value in quality, features, and service;
employees reap rewards from teamwork and exercise of
creativity in an environment that encourages professional
growth and rewards performance; channel partners have a
clear charter without competitive surprises; and the owners
are able to pursue growth with profitability by building on
channel and customer relationships.
GarrettCom emphasizes industrial networking solutions for the
factory automation, power utility, telecommunications and
temperature-uncontrolled, outdoor locations. The company provides
networking products to an expanding list of
mission-critical applications, particularly in specialty
markets. GarrettCom offers off-the-shelf solutions to many
applications where a custom product is the only alternative.
GarrettCom's product line
includes the Magnum line of industrial Ethernet products,
substation-hardened fiber Links and Optical Stars, and
multi-protocol routers and terminal servers. GarrettCom's
industrial Ethernet products include managed or unmanaged
switches, and media converters, configurable with fiber
or copper ports, extended operating temperature range, 24V
DC, 125V DC, -48V DC or AC power. The Magnum line of Ethernet products includes
more than 100 standard product models divided among 10 Mb,
100 Mb, and Gigabit Ethernet switches, converters, and hubs.
Chassis sizes range from Plantwide LAN units capable of
controlling up to 40 ports to compact Converter Switch units
that can fit in the tightest of places. The company
emphasizes built-in fiber solutions and the high-reliability
and performance-oriented features required for the
high-availability markets. GarrettCom offers dual-source
-48VDC power, NEBS and ETSI certification, and 19" RETMA or
23" Telco rack-mount options for telecommunications
applications; and dual-source 24VDC or 125 VDC power,
DIN-Rail mounting option, built-in fiber for shielding
against electrical noise and longer distance connections,
and extended temperature rating for industrial automation
and power utility applications.
GarrettCom has a clear market channel strategy, selling
products only through a network of resellers, OEMs, system
integrators, and international distributors. GarrettCom is
proud of its private label relationships with many
well-known telecommunications and industrial equipment
GarrettCom, through its
channel partners, has products installed throughout the
world. Representative customers include: ADT, Alcatel Lucentl, Areva, BHP
Billiton, Duke Energy, Georgia DOT, Invensys, Johnson Controls, National Grid, Northeast Utilities, Nevada Power, SEL, Siemens, Sperry Marine,
Tekelec, and L3 Communications.
GarrettCom, a Division of Belden Inc.
255 Fourier Avenue
Fremont, CA 94539
Tel: (510) 438-9071
Fax: (510) 438-9072