Advantech introduces the EKI-7659CPI, an Industrial Managed PoE Switch, featuring 8 PoE ports and 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports and allowing high speed communications. The switch supports IP-based monitoring and control, allowing to access up to 8 devices connecting through a standard web browser, in order to check power status, shutdown, restart, etc. This PoE switch has an operating temperature range from -40°C to 75°C. It offers a 48 VDC redundant power input design and is secured with a double protection mechanism; Power Polarity Reverse and an Overload Current Resettable Fuse. It provides up to 15.4 watts of power per port and can be used to power IEEE802.3af compliant powered devices through an Ethernet cable. Its compact metal housing with an IP 30 rating protects against dust and dirt.