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Moxa achieves the world's best price to performance for unmanaged Ethernet connection

Moxa EDS-205A/208A industrial unmanaged Ethernet switchesTaipei, Taiwan, March 25, 2009—Moxa's latest EDS-205A/208A series of unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches in 5-port and 8-port models offer the most rugged plug-n-play Ethernet connection available for today's industrial world. Most importantly, the EDS-205A/208A series provides the best price to performance ratio, making it an excellent unmanaged networking solution for the smart network administrator. The new generation of EDS-205A/208A switches features redundant 12/24/48 VDC power inputs, -40 to 75?C wide temperature range (T models), IP30 metal housing, extra slim size, and up to two fiber connections to give users the greatest reliability and flexibility with industrial applications in limited space.

 

The ruggedized EDS-205A/208A unmanaged Ethernet switches are fully compliant with UL508, Class I Div. 2/ATEX Zone 2, and DNV/GL for hazardous industrial settings to provide stable operations under any harsh environmental conditions. To fit various application requirements, the EDS-205A/208A series offers many different options, from one fiber port to two fiber ports (multi/single-mode) to facilitate long-haul data transmission. "Small, yet all-in-one, the new EDS-205A/208A series not only provides ultra rugged specifications for such a compact size, but also offers an optimal price/performance ratio. It is definitely a user's best choice for unmanaged Ethernet switches on the market," said Ray Hsu, product manager of Moxa's Industrial Ethernet Infrastructure Division. Detailed product information is available on Moxa's global website at https://www.moxa.com/product/EDS-205A208A.htm.


 

Features

  • 10/100BaseT(X) (RJ45 connector), 100BaseFX (multi/single-mode, SC/ST connector) 
  • Redundant dual 12/24/48 VDC, 18 to 30 VAC power inputs
  • IP30 metal housing with slim form factor
  • -40 to 75°C operating temperature range (T models)
  • Rugged hardware design well suited for hazardous locations (Class I Div. 2 /ATEX Zone 2) and maritime environments (DNV/GL)

About Moxa: Your Trusted Partner in Automation

Moxa is a leading provider of edge connectivity, industrial computing, and network infrastructure solutions for enabling connectivity for the Industrial Internet of Things. With over 30 years of industry experience, Moxa has connected more than 50 million devices worldwide and has a distribution and service network that reaches customers in more than 70 countries. Moxa delivers lasting business value by empowering industry with reliable networks and sincere service for industrial communications infrastructures. Information about Moxa’s solutions is available at www.moxa.com.