Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
Off-Line Switch supports secure conference communications.
Press Release Summary:
May 15, 2014 - Certified for Cat5e compliance, Model 5536 4-State RJ45 Switch allows access to 3 devices connected to ports labeled TS, SVCN, and DRAG via device connected to COMMON port or isolating all ports in OFFLINE position. Unit can only be switched via front panel Keylock Actuator, and switch position will follow Keylock Actuator position at all times. When power is connected, front panel LEDs display position status. All 8 pins of RJ45 interface are switched and switch ports are transparent to all data.
Original Press Release
Model 5536 Off-Line RJ45 Switch Supports Secure Switching for Conference Communication Applications
Press release date: May 12, 2014
Electro Standards Laboratories, Cranston, RI announces Model 5536 4-State OFFLINE/TS/SVCN/DRAG RJ45 Cat5e Switch to support secure conference room communication applications. This unit allows the capability to access three separate devices connected to ports labeled TS, SVCN and DRAG via a device connected to the COMMON port or isolating all ports in the OFFLINE position.
The Model 5536 can only be switched via a front panel Keylock Actuator and the switch position will follow the Keylock Actuator position at all times. Front panel LED’s display the position status of “OFFLINE”, “TS”, “SVCN”, or “DRAG” when power is connected. The unit can also be customized to display any application requirement. For added security, the key can only be removed from actuator in the OFFLINE position.
The Model 5536 is certified for Cat5e compliance and features a high quality sealed switch with self-wiping low impedance contacts. All (8) pins of the RJ45 interface are switched and the switch ports are transparent to all data. This unit also features a Custom Contact Closure Monitor port that provides dry contact logic to obtain switch position.
A wide range CE and UL listed table mount power module (Cat. No. 521895) 100VAC/240VAC, 50Hz/60Hz is included with the unit and is only required to power the LED’s. No power is required to operate the switch.
This unit is available in slim, all metal black box package with a lifetime guarantee against manufacturing defects. For further information and to view an application diagram of the switch system, visit: http://www.electrostandards.com/ProductDetail/?productid=2468