Get highly scalable, easy-to-manage, and resilient switches with a comprehensive feature set. Our 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)
The 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 support industrial protocols.
The 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, 4000 Series switches offer:
The IE4000 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||Four Gigabit Ethernet (GE) Combo (supporting both copper and fiber physical ports)|
|Downlinks||Multiple options available 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|