Comtrol Releases Managed 10-Port NEMA TS2 Certified Switch for Traffic and Industrial-Grade Networks

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — October 17, 2012—Comtrol Corporation, a leading manufacturer of industrial device connectivity products, today announced the release of the RocketLinx ES7510-XT switch to its Power over Ethernet switch product line.  The RocketLinx ES7510-XT is a fully managed industrial-grade rack mount switch equipped with eight 10/100BASE-TX PoE Plus ports and two Gigabit Ethernet RJ45/SFP combo ports. Featuring a rugged design for harsh environments, intuitive web, CLI, SNMP management options, power scheduling and eight fully-compliant IEEE 802.3at PoE injector ports, the ES7510-XT is easily installed in industrial settings and traffic cabinets supporting even the most power intensive devices such as IP cameras with heaters and PTZ (pan/tilt/zoom) controls.

The Comtrol RocketLinx ES7510-XT is designed to meet the high power and advanced management needs of critical traffic applications such as real-time IP video surveillance and wireless communication utilizing outdoor rated IP cameras and high power IEEE 802.11 access points. In addition to functioning as a PoE power source, the ES7510-XT includes advanced device controls, ensuring that power consumption does not exceed parameters defined by the user.  The switch also features a wide -40° to +74°C operating temperature and NEMA TS2 rating, making the switch an ideal solution for use in traffic applications.

“Comtrol developed the RocketLinx ES7510-XT to assist our customers in traffic, industrial and security applications that require integration of high power PoE devices with the management features and SFP fiber optic flexibility found in our RocketLinx industrial managed switch line,” says Rob Iten, Director of Marketing at Comtrol. “The full PoE Plus support combined with a wide operating temperature range, advanced power scheduling features, and easy setup and management capabilities provide a truly flexible platform for integrating PoE devices in traffic cabinets and industrial settings.”

In addition to the full array of management capabilities, the ES7510-XT also supports the most advanced security features to protect the network and guarantee secure, reliable data transmission.  Fault relay and email notification of event alarms, DHCP supporting IP and MAC binding, IEEE 802.1X network access control, SSH, and many other controls are included to make secure administration and management a simple task.

About Comtrol Corporation

Comtrol Corporation is an expert device connectivity manufacturer and provider of networking products, specializing in industrial Ethernet gateways and intelligent embedded device connectivity products. These products support a wide range of enterprise, industrial, security, power utility, and traffic automation applications. The company’s RocketPort multi‐port serial cards, DeviceMaster Ethernet device servers, and RocketLinx industrial grade Ethernet and Power over Ethernet switch product lines are sold through regional, national, and international distributors and by thousands of resellers and integrators worldwide. For more information, contact Comtrol Corporation at 800‐926‐6876 or visit www.comtrol.com.

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