Security for WiFi

3e Technologies International (3eTI, www.3eti.com) is teaming with OMNEX Control Systems Inc. (www.omnexcontrols.com) and Phoenix Contact (www.phoenixcon.com) to develop highly secure wireless products for industry using DoD-proven technology. The partnership expands OMNEX Controls' Trusted Wireless Ethernet product line (sold by Phoenix Contact) by incorporating 3eTI's FIPS 140-2 validated encryption technology, which is certified for use by the U.S. government and deployed by the military. The Trusted Wireless IEEE 802.11b/g Ethernet products promise secure wireless communications for process control signals for applications in such industries as utilities, auto manufacturing, petrol-chemical, and food processing.