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AL100 • Industrial Gigabit Ethernet Switch

5 to 15 Port 1000BASE-T Ethernet • M12-X Connectors

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AL100

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AL100 • Industrial GbE Switch

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AL100 Industrial GbE Switch
M12-X Connectors • DIN-Rail Bracket or Wall Mount Plate


AL100

AL100 • 5 to 15 Port GbE Switch


Feature Summary

General
  • 1000BASE-T Ethernet Switch box, for DIN rail mount
  • Self-managed operation
  • Scalable 5 to 15 ports (stacked construction)
  • Dimensions: ~30/60/90mm (W) x 132mm (H) x 60mm (D) w/o DIN rail brackets
  • Metal case
  • M12 X-coded Gigabit Ethernet connectors, 4 to 12 ports
  • RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet connectors 1 to 3 ports
  • M12 power connector
  • Terminal block power connector (option)
  • Nominal 12V/24VDC power input operation

Front Panel I/O
  • M12-X front panel GbE receptacles, rail approved connector system, Cat6A, IEC 61076-2-109
  • 1000BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 10BASE-T compliant data transfer rate front ports
  • Future proof investment into cabling infrastructure - up to 10Gbps with M12 Cat6A
  • M12 X-coded to RJ45 connector Cat6A cable assemblies available from several suppliers
  • Additional RJ45 connector(s), for general usage
  • M12-A 5-position male connector for DC power input

Power Requirements
  • DC Input, 8 - 30V (12VDC, 24VDC)
  • Power consumption 3W/6W/9W max. (5 - 10 - 15 ports)
  • Fast acting chip fuse 2.5A (PCB soldered type - no replacement on-site)
  • Protected against reverse polarity
  • TVS ESD protection
  • Common mode input filter 500 Ohm
  • M12-A 5-position male connector for DC power input (+, GND, FE)
  • Pigtail cable assemblies available M12-A 5-pos. female plug
  • Option 4-position terminal block power connector, 3.50mm pitch, screw lock

Gigabit Ethernet Switch(es)
  • Marvell® 88E6390 based Gigabit Ethernet switch(es)
  • 1 to 3 switches for 5 - 10 - 15 front ports
  • Switches connected via 2.5Gbps SERDES (stacking connectors)
  • IMP - integrated management processor
  • In use 5 (10 - 15) x front port GbE MAC/PHY 1000BASE-T
  • 1 (2 - 3) x RJ45 connector(s) w. integrated magnetics
  • 4 (8 - 12) x M12 X-coded connectors (isolated by magmods)
  • High performance, non-blocking, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Support for up to 16K MAC addresses, 10KByte Jumbo Frames
  • Supports 802.1 Audio Video Bridging (AVB) Gen 2 *
  • Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) Standards *, IEEE 1588v2 one-step PTP
  • Synchronous Ethernet *
  • Quality of Service (QoS) support with 8 traffic classes
  • Supports 4096 802.1Q VLANs, three levels of 802.1Q security
  • Unmanaged solution (managed solution with additional mezzanine CPU card)
  • Up to two internal mezzanine stacking connectors for communication to adjacent internal switch (10 - 15 port solutions)
  • Internal switch communication via SERDES 2.5Gbps ports
  • Two and three internal switch versions (10 - 15 ports) are virtually combined into a single switch with aggregated performance
  • Internal communication via SERDES 2.5Gbps port and MDI to stacked management processor (required for AVB/TSN *)

Applications
  • Industrial networks - IoT - TSN/AVB *
  • Rugged environments
  • Transportation vehicles
  • Construction and harvesting machinery
  • Railway

Environmental, Regulatory
  • Designed & manufactured in Germany
  • Certified quality management according to ISO 9001
  • Long term availability
  • Rugged solution
  • RoHS compliant
  • Operating temperature 0°C to +70°C (commercial temperature range) available
  • Operating temperature -40°C to +85°C (industrial temperature range) available
  • Storage temperature -40°C to +85°C, max. gradient 5°C/min
  • Humidity 5% ... 95% RH non condensing
  • Altitude -300m ... +3000m
  • Shock 15g 0.33ms, 6g 6ms
  • Vibration 1g 5-2000Hz
  • EC Regulations EN55022, EN55024, EN60950-1 (UL60950-1/IEC60950-1)
  • MTBF tbd years (5-port switch)
* AVB/TSN protocols with additional mezzanine CPU card support
all items are subject to changes

AL100 - Simplified Block Diagram

AL100 - Simplified Block Diagram