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Moxa Industrial Ethernet Switches Receive GL, ABS, LR, and NK Maritime Certification

Moxa Maritime SwitchesTaipei, Taiwan, April 20, 2010—Maritime environments require network devices that possess marine certifications to ensure that they are safe and rugged enough to operate in demanding maritime applications. Some of Moxa's industrial Ethernet switch products were recently awarded certifications from Germanischer Lloyd (GL), the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), Lloyds Register (LR) and Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK), which are major industry-recognized maritime classification societies. In addition, they are also DNV certified. All these certifications attest that Moxa's products are rugged enough to withstand extreme conditions such as continuous vibration, shock, and humidity.


Redundancy is critical to maritime automation applications. This is why Moxa's managed Ethernet switches offer reliable network redundancy and Gigabit performance to provide user with a dependable Gigabit redundant networking infrastructure that delivers fast, non-stop data/video/voice on-ship transmissions. All of these rugged functions and features, including high MTBF, fanless design, solid 5-year warranty, and wide operating temperatures (-40 to 75°C), make Moxa's marine certified industrial Ethernet switch solutions the ideal solution for demanding shipboard and offshore applications.


DNV/GL/ABS/LR/NK-certified industrial Ethernet switches from Moxa:


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.