Belden launches solutions focused on network security, hardening and simplified deployment in Q4 2022

New Releases Include Belden Horizon™ Edge Orchestration Platform and Hirschmann GDME Heavy-Duty Valve Connectors

ST. LOUIS, November 16, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Belden, a leading global provider of network infrastructure solutions, announces six new products in Q4 2022 that enable simple and secure data transmission, connection and management.

Orchestration and data management

  • Belden Horizon™, initially previewed as part of the Belden Investor Day event in June, is a managed software platform that streamlines secure access to remote equipment, supporting safe and simple deployment, connection and management OT devices and applications. The platform supports edge orchestration, secure remote access technology, and always-on, carrier-independent connectivity through a persistent data network that allows remote automation devices to connect to to each other.

  • Hardware versions of Hirschmann GREYHOUND 105/106 switches include the addition of MACsec technology to enable enhanced network security through Layer 2 encryption and authentication, as well as support for HiOS Layer 3 Advanced software with unicast routing (L3A-UR).

Data acquisition and transmission

  • Belden Dry Core I/O and OSP Grade Cables Extend indoor Category 6 and 6A networks outdoors, simplifying deployment with a clean, freeze-free design that delivers superior electrical performance.

  • Hirschmann GDME Heavy Duty Valve Connectors are designed and built to perform in the harshest environments, meeting UL’s rigorous industry standards for flame resistance and vibration tolerance, as well as DNV’s performance standards for marine applications.

  • Lumberg Automation M8 D-Coded Data Connectors are designed to meet the growing need for miniaturized components that support cyber-physical integration into the Industrial Internet of Things. Data connectors are compact, easy to install and ruggedized for harsh environments.

  • Lumberg Automation M12 power splitters offer an affordable way to distribute power via a circular M12 power connection. These power splitters are part of the M12 Power series, which withstand harsh conditions and demanding applications with an operating temperature of up to 125 degrees Celsius.

To learn more about these solutions, and the types of technologies and applications they support, visit

About Belden
Belden Inc. provides the infrastructure that makes the digital journey simpler, smarter and safer. We go beyond connectivity – from what we do to what we enable with a performance-driven portfolio, forward-thinking expertise and purpose-built solutions. With a legacy of quality and reliability spanning over 120 years, we have a solid foundation to continue building into the future. We are headquartered in St. Louis and have manufacturing capabilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. For more information, visit us at; follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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