The Chicago Police Department relies on wireless network technology from Mountain Secure Systems to help fight crime

Chicago Police Department Case Study

Customers all over the world rely on wireless network solutions from Mountain Secure Systems (MSS) for their security/video surveillance applications. Our Summit wireless network products offer the perfect combination of performance and ruggedness needed to support today's high bandwidth applications.

The City of Chicago Police Department has over 1,100 MSS wireless network products deployed in the largest dedicated video surveillance network in the USA.

Many of those wireless network products from MSS have been running since 2004, through extreme wind, rain and snow, proving their impeccable durability.

MSS manufactures products used in tanks, fighter jets and spacecraft. We know how to manufacture products that can survive in difficult environments. We also know how to keep wireless network traffic secure and protected.

Summit wireless network products from MSS are:

  • A track record of proven performance in harsh environments
  • Built in a world-class manufacturing facility here in the USA that meets stringent quality management requirements for military and aerospace applications
  • Industry-leading 2-Year Standard Warranty

  • Summit wireless network products offer the highest usable bandwidth in the industry at 40 Mbps of real throughput in a 20 MHz channel, without the use of 802.11n technology. For the highest possible performance, our 802.11n MIMO version offers speeds up to 150 Mbps at costs unimaginable in the past.

  • Every Summit product can be configured as any of the following:
  • Bridge
  • Router
  • Access Point (AP)
  • Client
  • Point-to-point
  • Point-to-multipoint
  • Wireless Mesh

  • Summit products offer security features, such as:
  • AES Wireless Encryption (WPA2) 64/128/152 Bit
  • Built-in Firewall
  • FIPS 140-2 validation is available

  • Mountain Secure Systems has a long history of providing rugged products to the military that perform flawlessly under harsh conditions. MSS leverages this rugged expertise in the design and construction of its wireless network products, which meet the criteria below:
  • Successful military deployments
  • Operating Temperature: -40 to 175F (-40 to 80C)
  • IP67-rated enclosure meets MIL-STD-810F standards for mechanical shock, humidity, salt fog and solar radiation
  • EN 300-019-2-4 Class T4.1E and Class 4M3 (humidity, shock and vibration)

  • It's quick and easy to install, configure, monitor and manage Summit wireless network products
  • Standard connectors for both antennas and power
  • PoE (Power over Ethernet) input is cheaper, faster and safer than traditional power options