Track weather conditions where it matters most — and keep operations running efficiently.
Accurate and reliable weather data is the cornerstone of forecasting, and today’s technology demands an automated weather station and monitoring system that provides integration and data security without compromising accurate weather observation data.
Enter Vaisala Connected Compact Station BWS500: A first-of-its-kind offering that leverages an innovative and modern weather and environmental intelligence platform to deliver:
Connected Compact Station includes proven and trusted Vaisala weather and environmental measurement sensors:
You can choose to have one or both sensors in your Connected Compact Station configuration, depending on the equipment needed for your application.
Vaisala Edge Gateway EGW501 is a data collection and transfer solution that provides platform-level security for Connected Compact Station. Using the integrated radio and SIM card, the data is transferred over a cellular connection.
EGW501 also provides data collection and storage with buffering to ensure that no data is lost and there are no communication breaks.
Connected Compact Station is easy to deploy and requires minimal configuration. Simply install and connect the devices, and start gathering data. Other ease-of-use features include:
Suitable for a variety of applications, Connected Compact Station can be easily and cost-effectively scaled to support both small and large-scale weather observation networks — from harbor and port weather to complementing national weather forecast networks.
The optional Vaisala BWS Cloud Companion software collects and visualizes measurement data from the station. Once you have an account in Vaisala BWS Cloud Companion, you can share the data to third-party services and systems through an open API.
Vaisala Connected Compact Station delivers the localized nowcasting and forecasts needed for safe and efficient port operations.
For met agencies looking to fill gaps in weather observation networks, Connected Compact Station provides maximum efficiency. Learn more about the industry's most accurate and reliable weather observation solutions.
Connected Compact Station is the ideal modular solution for hyperlocal air quality monitoring and weather intelligence in dense urban networks.
Vaisala Connected Compact Station BWS500 datasheet.
Vaisala Edge Gateway EGW501 is a data collection and transfer solution that provides platform-level security for Vaisala Connected Compact Station.
Versatile powering options for the Vaisala BWS500.
Network and data security is a growing concern all over the world. Not only are businesses looking to safeguard themselves and their employees, but individuals and families want to ensure their safety with their devices at home and on the go.
Visit product documentation portal for all available BWS500 documents as well as related sensor documents.
No matter your industry, the compact and mobile Connected Compact Station is the right solution for various weather observation and research applications. Tell us about your specific project or needs — we’re here to help.
Vaisala BWS Cloud Companion Service Description | Terms of Service of Vaisala Connected Compact Station