Molex introduces the PDJack connector, its next-generation PoE Plus single-port integrated controller Power Device (PD) jack. Integrating all necessary Power Device controller circuitry and Ethernet connectivity, the connector is a complete off-the-shelf PoE Plus Power Device solution. It supplies up to 25.5 Watts of power at 37 to 57 Volts; it features 2 pins for power output and standard signal pins to provide Ethernet connectivity. Additional pins allow power-up of an external DC-DC converter. PoE Plus according to the IEEE standard requires Cat5 cable or higher.