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F302 - Managed Industrial Ethernet Switch

3U CompactPCI

This product has been discontinued.

The F302 is a managed 3U Fast Ethernet switch module with a maximum of eight channels at the front panel plus one additional rear Ethernet channel.

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  • F302 Product ImageF302 - Configuration example with M12 connectors
  • F302 Product ImageF302 - Configuration example with RJ45 connectors
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Main Features

  • Managed 8+1-Port rugged Ethernet switch
  • 12 or 16 HP 32-bit/33-MHz CompactPCI
  • 8 Fast Ethernet ports (front) on RJ45 or M12 connectors
  • Configuration via Telnet CLI, SNMP ver. 3 or external dongle
  • Switch accessible via cPCI for router applications
  • Service interface via D-Sub
  • LEDs for port and board states
  • -40 to +85C with qualified components
  • EN 50155 compliant (railways)
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Technical Data

Key Features
  • Simple Switch replacement: configuration can be done via external dongle without any tools
  • High-speed non-blocking, store-and-forward switching
  • Up to eight 10/100Base-T ports at front panel (Electrical isolation: 1500 Vrms)
  • One 10/100Base-T port at rear connector
  • Port configuration: copper, 10/100 Mbit/s
  • Auto-negotiation / Auto MDI/MDIX crossover on all ports / manual configuration possible
  • Layer2-based Policy Control List
  • 8K MAC address lookup table with automatic learning and aging
  • Up to 4096 VLANs
  • Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol and Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol to ensure loop free topology formation
  • Reducing multicast traffic in the network through multicast snooping - IGS (IPv4) and MLDS (IPv6)
Management Firmware System Features
  • Saving and restoring user configurations
  • Software upgrades through TFTP
  • System logs (syslog) and e-mail alerts for critical events
  • Remote monitoring (RMON) and alarm generation
  • Displaying the running configuration in the form of CLI commands
  • Management interfaces through
    • CLI (RS232 console, Telnet, SSH)
    • SNMP v3
  • Switch configuration can be loaded from external dongle
Management Firmware Security Features
  • User authentication using IEEE 802.1x
  • Controlling management access through SNMP and CLI only from authorized managers
  • MAC based access list (ACL) for traffic filtering
  • Rate-limiting and storm control to prevent packet flooding from malicious peers
Supported Protocols and Standards
  • DHCP client / server / relay firewire
  • GVRP/GMRP support (IEEE 802.1D, 2004)
  • IGMP snooping / IGMP proxy / IGMP Querier / MLD Discovery (RFC 4541)
  • Link aggregation LACP / EtherChannel (IEEE 802.3ad, 2005)
  • Link Layer Discovery Protocol LLDP (IEEE 802.1ab, 2005)
  • Multiple Spanning Tree (MSTP) (IEEE 802.1s)
  • Priority-based switching, Quality of Service/DiffServ, tagged frames, Layer2-based 801.1Q VLAN-ID packet routing (IEEE 802.1p)
  • Port-based authentication with EAP (IEEE 802.1x - REV2004/RFC3748)
  • Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP IEEE 802.1w)
  • Secure Shell (SSH) for Remote Configuration (CLI) over secure channel
  • SNMP v1, v2c, v3 management
  • Syslog (RFC 5424)
  • TCP/IP v4
  • TFTP (RFC 1350)
  • VLAN/port-based VLANs GVRP/MVRP (IEEE 802.1Q Rev D5.0, 2005)
Service Interface
  • 9-pin D-Sub connector at front
  • RS232 / V24
  • I2C interface for external dongle
Front I/O
  • Eight Ethernet ports on RJ45 or M12 connectors
  • One service interface via 9-pin D-Sub connector
  • 16 link and activity Ethernet status LEDs (2 per channel)
  • Status LEDs for power, reset and error codes
Rear I/O
One 10/100Base-T port via CompactPCI J1 (rear)
CompactPCI Bus
  • Compliance with CompactPCI Specification 2.0 R3.0
  • Only one slot required on the 3U CompactPCI bus
  • Peripheral slot
  • Compliance with PCI Specification 2.1
  • V(I/O): +3.3 V
  • Ninth Fast Ethernet port via CompactPCI J1
Electrical Specifications
Supply voltage/power consumption:
  • +3.3 V (-3%/+5%), 5 W
  • +5 V (-3%/+5%), 5 W
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions: conforming to CompactPCI specification for 3U boards
  • Weight: 316 g (16HP model with M12 connectors)
Environmental Specifications
  • Temperature range (operation):
    • -40..+85°C (qualified components)
    • Airflow: min. 10 m³/h
  • Temperature range (storage): -40..+85°C
  • Relative humidity (operation): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Relative humidity (storage): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Altitude: -300 m to + 3000 m
  • Shock: according to EN 60068-2-27
  • Bump: according to EN 60068-2-29
  • Vibration (sinusoidal): according to EN 60068-2-6
  • Conformal coating on request (standard with M12 connectors)
778 505 h (RJ45 model) or 752 506 h (M12 model) @ 40°C according to IEC/TR 62380 (RDF 2000)
  • PCB manufactured with a flammability rating of 94V-0 by UL recognized manufacturers
EMC Conformity
  • EN 55022 (radio disturbance)
  • EN61000-4-2 (ESD Immunity)
  • IEC 61000-4-4 (burst)
Software Support
Firmware for configuration and management included


Front Connectors / Mechanical
  • RJ45 connectors
    • 12 HP (3-slot) front panel
  • M12 D connectors
    • 16 HP (4-slot) front panel
Environmental specifications
Conformal coating for RJ45 models (standard with M12 connectors)
Cooling Concept
Also available with conduction cooling in MEN CCA frame
Some of these options may only be available for large volumes.
Please ask our sales staff for more information.



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