The Ha-VIS FTS 3100s-A switch from Harting uses the innovative Fast Track Switching technology, meeting performance requirements in Ethernet networks in automation applications. The switch detects real-time automation frames and uses the cut-through method to accelerate their transmission. The FTS 3100s-A with 10 Fast Ethernet ports is an unmanaged switch that can be configured with the FTS Manager via a USB interface. It combines the simple handling of a plug-and-play device with individual setting options tuned to the particularly automation application. Port-related settings, such as data rate, duplex mode, port mirroring, etc., are easy to set up.