Remote maintenance solution

More control and maximum security



  • VPN box logs all connections, allowing you to quickly view connection activity
  • You can control the system’s access and functions (off, online maintenance only, or remote access)
  • Optional automatic notifications when VPN box is offline for more than three days



  • Glaston VPN CONNECT solution is a self-contained system, ensuring that the remote maintenance is secure
  • The IT infrastructure virtually eliminates the spread of malware or viruses
  • Suitable even for old operating systems such as Microsoft® XP



  • The new optional indicator light on the control cabinet shows an active connection to your system
  • The VPN box allows you to monitor who connects to your machine, if desired
  • You can control the system’s access and functions, which means you have greater visibility and control over your system

Ensure maximum security now

  • With the Glaston VPN CONNECT solution we are quickly and securely online on your machine for remote maintenance within a few minutes and
    will help you
  • You decide when we have access to your machine, as access to your machine network is limited by a key switch on the router
  • Core elements of Glaston VPN CONNECT are the provision of the connection, the maintenance of the VPN box and notifications about malfunctions
  • On request you will receive an e-mail from us if the VPN box is offline for more than 72 hours or if the key switch on REM was forgotten after remote
  • We are also happy to provide you with a detailed connection report of all accesses to your machine
  • Our new VPN box can also be retrofitted for Siemens controllers without Ethernet
  • If you already have a Glaston VPN CARE solution, it can continue to be operated until the end of the term at the end of 2024 or be replaced ahead of time


Lippert Components, USA

#automation #automotive #automotive glass #bending #CHAMP #CHF #glass bending #glass tempering #Matrix #reference #safety glass

Tim Widner at Lippert Components in the US is sharing his and his team's experiences working with the Glaston glass processing machinery. "The new equipment has been a great addition to us. We are able to one-piece flow our raw material through our line, hands-free. No humans come in contact with the glass until it is fully tempered and at the end of the process."

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Paragon Tempered Glass, U.S.A.

#automation #automotive #automotive glass #CHAMP #glass processing #Matrix #pre-processing #thin glass #windshield

“When we saw the CHAMP 25 a few years ago, we knew this was the future we should pursue for our next round of capital expenditures,” says Dan Wright, CEO of Paragon Tempered Glass.  

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Long Nhien, Vietnam

#automotive #automotive glass #bending #glass bending #Matrix #reference #windshield

“The market in Vietnam for cars is very large with lots of room for growth. People are becoming wealthier, and sitting in a car is more comfortable than being on a scooter, which may be prohibited in the next few years,” says Nguyen Phuong Tran, Production Manager, and son of Long Nhien Automotive Glass’s owners, about his home market. “The Glaston Matrix windshield bending furnace is a stepping stone for us to tap into this rapidly expanding business of hundreds of thousands new cars per year.”

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