Ethernet in Harsh Environments


Ethernet is the most prevalent LAN application worldwide, offering the benefits of standardization, low-cost components, and high-performance switching technology. It's easy to configure and install. Ethernet has migrated from the office environment onto the factory floor for automation and industrial control. However, while there are many similarities between corporate and industrial Ethernet networks, there are crucial differences a system integrator should know of. Download this white paper to learn how you can assess the three most important areas in Ethernet networks: the network, electrical signals and cabling infrastructure.