Industrial Ethernet Switches for process automation

More performance in harsh environments

Increasing digitalization in the process industry is producing considerably more data (big data), and necessitating end-to-end communication down to the field level. As a result, flexible and secure industrial communication networks are needed. PROFINET supports flexible network architectures and also allows the integration of existing PROFIBUS networks. Our SCALANCE X Industrial Ethernet Switches are designed for use in PROFINET networks, which also fulfill the special requirements of the process industry.

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For maximum flexibility, availability, and reliability

Create communications networks in your process automation systems reliably and securely, whether you use electrical or optical line, star, or ring structures. Our SCALANCE X Industrial Ethernet switches for PROFINET networks in harsh environments are perfect for your applications in the process industry.

For flexibility in network design

The SCALANCE XF204-2BA and SCALANCE XF204-2BA DNA switches can be fitted to the control panel easily and quickly. SCALANCE XP-200EEC switches enable control panel-free design in both indoor and outdoor settings.

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Around the world, companies from all industries rely on our skills in all aspects of future-proof communications networks.

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To remain competitive over the long term, companies in industry must ensure – and ideally increase – the availability and productivity of  machines and plants. As your partner, we offer a unique range of services and support based on our extensive technology and industry expertise.

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