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Red Lion Brings Versatility to Industrial Networks with the Modular N-Tron NT24k Managed Gigabit Ethernet Switch Series
Delivers Ultimate Flexibility with up to 24 Gigabit Ports and a Wide Range of Connectivity Options
York, Pa. – March 26, 2013 – Red Lion Controls, the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for
industrial automation and networking, today announced the modular N-Tron NT24k managed
Gigabit Ethernet industrial switch series. With up to 24 Gigabit Ethernet ports and a flexible modular format for different configuration options, the NT24k switches are designed to handle the most challenging industrial environments with high reliability and wire-speed performance.
Available in rackmount and DIN rail models, the NT24k switches provide versatility to customers through Gigabit and 100Base connectivity options in both copper and fiber. With all Gigabit capability and a versatile array of connectivity options, the NT24k switches deliver configuration flexibility that
meets industrial networking requirements across industries such as factory automation, utilities, video surveillance, security, transportation and alternative energy.
“The NT24k is built with maximum flexibility in mind, giving customers many choices for media type, form factor and module combinations,” said Diane Davis, director of Ethernet networking at Red Lion Controls. “This versatility means that customers in several different industries can customize a solution to fit their particular environment, while taking advantage of Gigabit speeds, high port densities and a full range of management features that bring network-based communications to some of the most rugged scenarios imaginable.”
The NT24k includes expanded shock and vibration tolerances and an extreme
operating temperature range. It also offers redundant power input options,
configuration backup and an onboard temperature sensor to ensure maximum
reliability. Its full set of management features include Web browser management,
SNMP, Jumbo Frame support, port trunking, port mirroring, DHCP client, 802.1Q
VLAN, 802.1p QoS and other features. In addition, N-Ring advanced ring
technology restores network communication within ~30ms of fault detection.
Robust remote monitoring capabilities make management easy.
For more information on the Red Lion N-Tron NT24k, including a full set of features and specifications, visit
About Red Lion Controls
As the global experts in communication, monitoring and control for industrial
automation and networking, Red Lion has been delivering innovative solutions for
more than forty years. Our award-winning technology enables companies worldwide
to gain real-time data visibility that drives productivity. Product brands
include Red Lion,
Sixnet. With headquarters in York, Pennsylvania, the company has offices
across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. For more information, please visit
www.redlion.net/together. Red Lion
is a Spectris company.
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