Fast Ethernet Switches come in rugged, compact packages.
November 26, 2010 -
Full Gigabit switch models EKI-2728MI and EKI-2748FI/CI as well as 10/100M Ethernet switches EKI-2548I/SI/MI meet range of communication needs and are suited for machine and factory automation. To enhance connection reliability, EKI-2748 modules come with DMI (Digital Monitoring Interface) that can monitor status - temperature, voltage, current, and Tx/Rx power - of SFP module. Products also support X-Ring, with recovery time under 10 msec, for secure and reliable data communication.
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Advantech Co. Ltd
15375 Barranca Parkway, Suite A106
Irvine, CA, 92618
Advantech Launches New Rugged, Compact, & Fast Ethernet Switches
(Cincinnati, Ohio) - The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces a new series of compact Ethernet switches to focus on machine and factory automation applications. These switches include full Gigabit (EKI-2728MI, EKI-2748FI, and EKI-2748CI) and 10/100M Ethernet (EKI-2548I, EKI-2548SI, and EKI-2548MI). They are compact and able to meet a wide range of communication needs.
To enhance the connection reliability, the EKI-2748 modules are equipped with DMI (Digital Monitoring Interface) that can monitor the status of the SFP module, including temperature, voltage, current, and Tx and Rx power. To simply the configuration process and port alarm, the EKI-2548 modules feature DIP switch configuration.
These compact and wide temperature compliant systems are easily installed in small places and support X-Ring (recovery time <10ms), providing secure data communication, reliability, and high-speed network infrastructures.
For more information or to purchase, please contact Advantech directly or your regional Advantech authorized distributor.
Advantech Corporation, Industrial Automation Group - Founded in 1983, the Industrial Automation Group of Advantech Corporation is a pioneer in eAutomation technology; combining connectivity, flexibility and ruggedness with today's most reliable PC-based automation technologies. Product offerings include: Open HMI platforms, Industrial Ethernet, Automation Controllers, Automation Software, Embedded Automation Computers, Distributed I/O Modules, Plug-in I/O, and Industrial Communication solutions for a wide array of industries. With more than 20 years experience in providing a full range of products to different vertical markets, the Industrial Automation Group is proving to be a globally leading Automation Product and Services provider. US operations for the Industrial Automation Group are based in Cincinnati, OH (800-205-7940). Advantech Corporation, Industrial Automation Group, 1320 Kemper Meadow Drive, Suite 500, Cincinnati, OH 45240. Website: www.advantech.com/ea. Email: eAinfo@advantech.com.
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