Suitable for Industrial Environment
PLANET IGS-5227X-4P2T, an Industrial Layer 2+ Managed Ethernet Switch, comes with an IP67-rated industrial case, 4-port 10/100/1000T 802.3at PoE+, 2-port 10/100/1000T, and static Layer 3 routing, providing a high level of immunity against electromagnetic interference and heavy electrical surges which are usually found on plant floors or in curb-side traffic control cabinets. The IGS-5227X-4P2T can be easily mounted on a DIN rail or wall taking up less space. Each of the four Gigabit PoE+ ports provides 36 watts of power, which means a total power budget of up to 144 watts can be utilized simultaneously without considering the different types of PoE applications being employed. It also provides a quick, safe and cost-effective Power over Ethernet network solution to IP security surveillance for small businesses and enterprises.
PLANET Network Management System (NMS) Solution
The IGS-5227X-4P2T supports PLANET’s NMS via CloudViewer App which is an Intelligent App to monitor your network from the cloud. With a cloud network, it makes data and services available from anywhere with an Internet connection. With PLANET CloudViewer, your network status can be monitored in real time anytime, anywhere via your mobile phone or tablet. User can easily check network status, device information, and port and PoE statuses from the cloud to reduce management costs.
Waterproof and Dustproof M12 Ethernet Connector
The IGS-5227X-4P2T is equipped with a 6-port 10/100/1000BASE-T auto-negotiation dustproof M12 connector with 4-port IEEE 802.3at PoE+ (Port 3 to Port 6); each PoE port provides 36 watts PoE output. The M12 connector provides tight and strong connection, and guarantees stable Ethernet operation performance under high vibration and shock environment. It comes with the industrial protection rating of IP67 capable of withstanding humidity, dirt, dust, shock, vibrations, heat and cold. The IGS-5227X-4P2T is able to operate under the temperature range from -40 to 75 degrees C. All these features ensure the highest level of reliability for mission-critical applications in any difficult environment.
Cybersecurity Network Solution to Minimize Security Risks
The IGS-5227X-4P2T supports SSHv2, TLS and SSL protocols to provide strong protection against advanced threats. It includes a range of cybersecurity features such as DHCP Snooping, IP Source Guard, ARP Inspection Protection, 802.1x port-based and MAC-based network access control, RADIUS and TACACS+ user accounts management, SNMPv3 authentication, and so on to complement it as an all-security solution.
Dual Power Input for High Availability Network System
The IGS-5227X-4P2T features a strong dual power input system (Dual 12V~56V DC) incorporated into customer’s automation network to enhance system reliability and uptime. For example, when DC Power 1 fails to work, the hardware failover function will be activated automatically to keep powering the IGS-5227X-4P2T via DC Power 2 alternatively without any loss of operation.
Convenient and Reliable Power System
To facilitate the 802.3at PoE+ usage with commonly used 12~56V DC power input for transportation and industrial-level applications, the IGS-5227X-4P2T adopts 12~54V DC to 54V power boost technology to solve power source issue but does not require special power supplies. The IGS-5227X-4P2T provides an integrated power solution with a wide range of voltages (12~56V DC) for worldwide operability. It also provides dual-redundant, reversible polarity 12~56V DC power supply inputs for high availability applications.
Centralized Power Management for Gigabit Ethernet PoE+ Networking
To fulfill the needs of higher power required PoE+ network applications with Gigabit speed transmission, the IGS-5227X-4P2T features high-performance Gigabit IEEE 802.3at PoE+ (up to 36 watts) on PoE+ ports(Port 3 to port 6). It perfectly meets the power requirements of PoE VoIP phone, PoE Wireless AP and all kinds of PoE IP cameras such as IR, PTZ, speed dome cameras and even box type IP cameras with a built-in fan and heater for high power consumption. The IGS-5227X-4P2T’s PoE capabilities also help to reduce deployment costs for network devices as a result of freeing from restrictions of power outlet locations. Power and data switching are integrated into one unit, delivered over a single cable and managed centrally. It thus eliminates cost for additional AC wiring and reduces installation time.
Built-in Unique PoE Functions for Surveillance Management
As an Industrial managed PoE Switch for surveillance network, the IGS-5227X-4P2T features the following intelligent PoE management functions:
- PoE Schedule
- PD Alive Check
- Scheduled Power Recycling
- SMTP/SNMP Trap Event Alert
PoE Schedule for Energy Saving
Besides being used for IP surveillance, the IGS-5227X-4P2T is certainly applicable to build any PoE network including VoIP and wireless LAN. Under the trend of energy saving worldwide and contributing to the environmental protection on the Earth, the IGS-5227X-4P2T can effectively control the power supply besides its capability of giving high watts power. The “PoE schedule” function helps you to enable or disable PoE power feeding for each PoE port during specified time intervals and it is a powerful function to help SMBs and enterprises save energy and budget.
Intelligent Alive Check for Powered Device
The IGS-5227X-4P2T can be configured to monitor connected PD’s status in real time via ping action. Once the PD stops working and responding, the IGS-5227X-4P2T will recycle the PoE port power and bring the PD back to work. It also greatly enhances the reliability in that the PoE port will reset the PD power, thus reducing administrator’s management burden.
Scheduled Power Recycling
The IGS-5227X-4P2T allows each of the connected PoE IP cameras or PoE wireless access points to reboot at a specific time each week. Therefore, it will reduce the chance of IP camera or AP crash resulting from buffer overflow.
SMTP/SNMP Trap Event Alert
Though most NVR or camera management software offers SMTP email alert function, the IGS-5227X-4P2T further provides event alert function to help to diagnose the abnormal device owing to whether or not there is a break of the network connection, loss of PoE power or the rebooting response by the PD Alive Check process.
Convenient and Smart ONVIF Devices with Detection Feature
PLANET has developed an awesome feature — ONVIF Support — which is specifically designed for co-operating with video IP surveillances. From the IGS-5227X-4P2T GUI, clients just need one click to search and show all of the ONVIF devices via network application. In addition, clients can upload floor images to the switch series, making the deployments of surveillance and other devices easy for planning and inspection purposes. Moreover, clients can get real-time surveillance’s information and online/offline status; the PoE reboot can be controlled from the GUI.
Redundant Ring, Fast Recovery for Critical Network Applications
The IGS-5227X-4P2T supports redundant ring technology and features strong, rapid self-recovery capability to prevent interruptions and external intrusions. It incorporates advanced ITU-T G.8032 ERPS (Ethernet Ring Protection Switching) technology, Spanning Tree Protocol (802.1s MSTP), and redundant power input system into customer’s industrial automation network to enhance system reliability and uptime in harsh factory environments. In a simple Ring network, the recovery time of data link can be as fast as 10ms.
Solution for IPv6 Networking
With the support for IPv6/IPv4 protocol, and easy and friendly management interfaces, the IGS-5227X-4P2T is the best choice for IP surveillance, VoIP and wireless service providers to connect with the IPv6 network. It also helps SMBs to step in the IPv6 era with the lowest investment and without having to replace the network facilities even though ISPs establish the IPv6 FTTx edge network.
Layer 3 IPv4 and IPv6 VLAN Routing for Secure and Flexible Management
The IGS-5227X-4P2T not only provides ultra high transmission performance, and excellent Layer 2 and Layer 4 technologies, but also Layer 3 IPv4/IPv6 VLAN routing feature which allows to cross over different VLANs and different IP addresses for the purpose of having a highly-secure, flexibly-managed and simple networking application.
Robust Layer 2 Features
The IGS-5227X-4P2T can be programmed for advanced switch management functions such as dynamic port link aggregation, Q-in-Q VLAN, private VLAN, Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP), Layer 2 to Layer 4 QoS, bandwidth control and IGMP/MLD Snooping. Via the link aggregation of supporting ports, the IGS-5227X-4P2T allows the operation of a high-speed trunk to combine with multiple fiber ports and supports fail-over as well.
Excellent Traffic Control
The IGS-5227X-4P2T is loaded with powerful traffic management and QoS features to enhance connection services by telecoms and ISPs. The QoS features include wire-speed Layer 4 traffic classifiers and bandwidth limit that are particularly useful for multi-tenant units, multi-business units, Telco and network service providers’ applications. It also empowers the industrial environment to take full advantage of the limited network resources and guarantees the best performance in VoIP and video conferencing transmission.
Efficient and Secure Management
With built-in Web-based management interface, the IGS-5227X-4P2T L2+ Managed Switch offers an easy-to-use, platform-independent management and configuration facility which includes Web and SNMP management interfaces. The SNMP can be managed via any management software based on the standard of SNMP Protocol. For reducing product learning time, it offers Cisco-like command via Telnet and customer does not need to learn new console command. Moreover, it also offers secure remote management by supporting SSHv2, TLS v1.2 and SNMP v3 connections which encrypt the packet content at each session.
1588 Time Protocol for Industrial Computing Networks
The IGS-5227X-4P2T is ideal for telecom and Carrier Ethernet applications, supporting MEF service delivery and timing over packet solutions for IEEE 1588 and synchronous Ethernet.
Modbus TCP provides Flexible Network Connectivity for Factory Automation
With the supported Modbus TCP/IP protocol, the IGS-5227X-4P2T can easily integrate with SCADA systems, HMI systems and other data acquisition systems in factory floors. It enable administrators to remotely monitor the industrial Ethernet switch’s operating information, port information and communication status, thus easily achieving enhanced monitoring and maintenance of the entire factory.