Get highly scalable, easy-to-manage, and resilient switches with a comprehensive feature set. Our Industrial Ethernet (IE) 4000 Series switches provide superior, high-bandwidth switching (Layer 2) and proven Cisco IOS Software-based routing (Layer 3) capabilities for industrial environments.
Learn how Cisco IE 4000 switches help prepare industrial networks for the future. (3:16 min)
IE 4000 Series switches are built to withstand extreme environments while adhering to overall IT network design, compliance, and performance requirements. They deliver highly secure access and industry-leading convergence using Cisco Resilient Ethernet Protocol (REP), and they support industrial protocols.
The 4000 Series is ideal for industrial Ethernet vertical industries applications where hardened products are required. That includes:
With improved overall performance, greater bandwidth, a more comprehensive feature set, and enhanced hardware, IE 4000 Series switches offer:
The IE 4000 Series can be easily managed by Cisco Industrial Network Director, a network management system purpose built for industrial applications that uses the complete capabilities of the Cisco Industrial Ethernet product family to make the network easily accessible to non-IT operations personnel.
|Port configuration||Up to 20 ports with compact form factor|
|Uplinks||4 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) combination (supporting both copper and fiber physical ports)|
|Downlinks||Multiple options: Fast Ethernet (FE) and GE, copper and fiber, PoE, and PoE+; up to 16 x GE capacity|
|Manageability||Swappable SD flash card (for configuration storage), mini USB connector, RS-232 console port|
|Industrial Ethernet protocols supported||Cisco Common Industrial Protocol (CIP), EtherNet/IP, PROFINETv2 and more|
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