PacStar 2000-Series

COTS-based Tactical & Deployable Field Communications Solutions

PacStar develops tactical and deployable communications solutions for common requirements and offers them commercially to the broader market, either as standalone products or fully-networked units. PacStar 2000-series products are typically mounted in “19 inch rack-mount” rugged transit cases, with PacStar mechanical integration for power, cooling, and cabling. PacStar’s communications solutions offer the flexibility of COTS equipment, with enhancements, integration and QA by PacStar – ensuring maximum performance and reliability. The 2000-series includes routing, switching, voice/collaboration, video/VTC, computing, storage, wireless, RoIP, and security/IA/HAIPE solutions and IQ-Core Software.

Select PacStar 2000-series products are managed with IQ-Core Software, an advanced management software package that simplifies and secures complex communications systems.

Products included in the 2000-series are:

PacStar 2701 Ruggedized Router

The PacStar 2701 Ruggedized Router provides high-performance routing and advanced network services for critical voice, data and video connectivity in an environmentally ruggedized, rack-mount package. The PacStar 2701 is designed to serve the communication needs of small teams that deploy worldwide or into environmentally challenging environments, where advanced communications are required.

PacStar 2701 Ruggedized Router

  • Cisco-based, ISR 1921 G2 routing solution with 2x GE ports and 2x EHWIC bays
  • Recommended for applications requiring up to 15 Mbps of WAN access (with extensive services enabled)
  • Extended temperature range, and long-life fans improve reliability and uptime
  • Wide range DC input with noise-tolerant power supply
  • Extensively tested to AREMA Part 11.5.1
  • Managed by IQ-Core Software, for easy setup and configuration

PacStar 2020 Scalable Modular Command Post

The PacStar 2020 is the most advanced, capability-rich, modular solution meeting scalable command post requirements in the smallest possible overall form-factor. The PacStar 2020’s extensive utilization of modular COTS equipment is proven in the field and is available for commercial/enterprise and homeland security, disaster recovery and COOP requirements. The PacStar 2020 enables access to multiple simultaneous networks (such as SIPRNet/NIPRNet and Coalition networks) while providing a flexible architecture that supports WIN-T Inc 1, WIN-T Inc 1b or WIN-T Inc 2 compatibility.

Deployable and tactical communications systems

  • Simultaneous classified/unclassified, multiple network access provided by core Cisco 2951 Series Integrated Services Router (ISR) and Cisco Catalyst 3560 Series switches
  • Proven Cisco IPSec VPN for secure colorless core access, or secret-over-unclass architectures; the Cisco 2951 is NIST FIPS 140-2 certified
  • Network information assurance and IPS via Cisco ASA 5500-series firewalls
  • Local call/session control via Cisco Unified Communications Manager 8.6
  • WAN optimization using WIN-T Inc 1b compatible Citrix Branch Repeaters (aka WAN Scaler), or Riverbed WAN optimization solutions, running on PacStar 1200-series tactical computing appliance
  • Managed by PacStar IQ-Core Software
  • Proven, worldwide AC auto-switching power conditioner(s) and UPS modules, integrated into each case
  • Modular design scales from small teams to large task forces

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PacStar 2010 SIPR / NIPR Baseband Node (SNBN)

The PacStar 2010 provides converged network services for SIPR over NIPR architectures, or colorless core architectures, and is compatible with US DoD networks. PacStar has delivered hundreds of PacStar 2010 systems in-theater, and is willing to customize the configuration to meet your needs.

Deployable and tactical communications systems

  • High performance ISR router
  • Robust layer 2/3 JITC certified fast ethernet switch
  • Supports in-line HAIPE device
  • Integrated fan cooling assembly
  • UPS with wide-range AC input
  • Managed by PacStar IQ-Core Software

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PacStar 2011 SIPR / NIPR / Coalition Enclave (SNCE)

The PacStar 2011 provides use access capabilities to deployed networks, and is typically paired with the PacStar 2010 system which provides shared network access. PacStar has delivered hundreds of PacStar 2010 systems in-theater, and is willing to customize the configuration to meet your needs.

Deployable and tactical communications systems

  • Robust layer 2/3 JITC certified fast ethernet switch
  • Supports in-line HAIPE device
  • Integrated fan cooling assembly
  • UPS with wide-range AC input
  • Managed by PacStar IQ-Core Software

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