Availability, Reliability & Durability

What is the annual expected rate of rainfall in different rain zones around the world?
Estimating the impact of rain, haze, and other visibility factors is an important consideration when planning the deployment of wireless point-to-point and ...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 5:50 PM
What is CENTAURI's availability over distance in different rain zones?
Below is the estimated availability over different distances up to a maximum of 3km, for CENTAURI devices. If you wish to find out more or need availabi...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 5:06 PM
How do birds or other objects impact CENTAURI operation?
When objects block the line of sight between two linked Centauri devices, the data link will break. If a bird or other object transits the line of sight...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:03 PM
The live link monitoring data shows that there are link losses, often for a duration of 1-2 seconds. What causes this behaviour?
There are a few factors that may cause Centauri link losses. For example, link loss may occur if the devices are subject to extreme vibration or very hi...
Mon, 13 Sep, 2021 at 12:59 PM
How does CENTAURI perform during earthquakes or other significant vibration events?
Currently, we can track and compensate for vibrations with adjustments being made around 10 times a second. We are in the process of improving our vibration...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:03 PM
Will deploying CENTAURI links across open water (such as a lake, river, or any distance over ocean) cause performance issues?
If there is open line of sight then Centauri's performance will not be affected when deployed over water. Radio wave transmissions typically suffer...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:03 PM
How does vibration impact CENTAURI's performance?
Centauri automatically compensates for vibrations up to a certain threshold, while operating seamlessly. This is a major performance feature and one area wh...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:03 PM
Will Transcelestial products survive lightning strikes?
Like most electrical equipment installed in an outdoor environment, Transcelestial products like Centauri need to be properly grounded in order to minimise ...
Mon, 13 Sep, 2021 at 1:58 PM
How quickly does CENTAURI compensate for vibrations and other environmental conditions?
Vibration response and the ability to maintain a good link between Centauri devices is a core feature of our products. Our positioning, acquisition, and tra...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Will CENTAURI downgrade its signal from 10Gbps to 1 Gbps to keep the link up?
Centauri operates as a Layer 1 device transmitting and receiving data at a single data rate of either 1Gbps or 10 Gbps, full-duplex. CENTAURI devices do...
Mon, 27 Sep, 2021 at 3:00 PM