SX5E Ethernet Switch The SX5E series offers a fast, 5-Port Unmanaged Industrial Ethernet Switch with a wide range of operating voltages (AC and DC) and operating temperatures. With a compact, industrial-grade design and rugged metal housing, this switch is suitable for installation in Class I, Division 2 hazardous locations and for industrial applications in harsh environmental conditions requiring an IP30 degree of protection. The SX5E Ethernet switch supports a 10/100Mbps transmission rate, Broadcast Storm Protection and Auto-MDI/MDIX features. Plus, this switch supports redundant power inputs. This makes each power supply capable of providing a backup power source to keep the network up and running at all times with zero downtime, even in the event of a power supply failure. Potential applications include wastewater treatment, machine tools, packaging machines, oil and gas, food processing machines, elevators, building automation, power utilities, traffic control, transportation and more.