Belden introduces OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC ethernet switch |

Belden introduces OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC ethernet switch

August 092016
Belden introduces OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC ethernet switch

August 8, 2016 – Belden Inc., a designer of signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, announces the OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC. The 8-port, unmanaged Ethernet switch is a compact device which enables reliable data transmission and increases IT security through its configurable feature set.

For engineers, system integrators and machine builders running smaller industrial networks, the OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC provides a solution for specific application needs. Due to its ruggedized metal housing, the OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC is ideal for applications in the transportation industry, as well as general manufacturing, machine building and automotive applications.

With an IP67/65 rating, this compact solution can be mounted anywhere, without the need for protective cabinets. The switch can also withstand harsh conditions, including dirt, dust, vibrations, and water, as well as extreme temperatures.

The OCTOPUS 8TX-EEC meets application-specific standards and certifications for use in the transportation industry, specifically for use onboard road vehicles, metros and trains.

About Belden

Belden Inc., a provider of signal transmission solutions, delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets. With innovative solutions targeted at reliable and secure transmission of rapidly growing amounts of data, audio and video needed for today’s applications, Belden is at the center of the global transformation to a connected world.