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TC mGuard for secure cellular remote connectivity


Easy remote access and support when wired connection not available

Middletown, Pa. – Phoenix Contact’s new TC mGuard devices leverage cellular networks, such as Verizon and AT&T, to provide secure remote communications wherever a wired connection is not possible. The TC mGuard meets the demand for remote maintenance and secure supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), two growing needs in today’s connected industrial world.

For remote maintenance and support, the TC mGuard connects through Phoenix Contact’s free mGuard Secure Cloud service ( This gives original equipment manufacturers, machine builders, and system integrators access to service their equipment easily and avoid heavy travel expenses. The combination of cellular networks and a virtual private network (VPN) ensures a secure solution for remote maintenance and support.


Molly McGowan
Public Relations Specialist
(717) 944-1300 ext. 3721