Improved Performance for IoT

  Enquire / contact me

New design for miniaturized Ethernet connection

Electronics & Electricity, Industry 4.0

Improved Performance for IoT
Improved Performance for IoT

With ix Industrial HARTING and HIROSE collaborated to develop a new connector for the Internet of Things (IoT). The ix Industrial is a new miniaturised Ethernet interface for high data rates. At the same time, the two partners have jointly standardised the mating face in accordance with IEC/PAS 61076-3-124. The ix Industrial® socket and connector are both designed to be significantly more robust then standard RJ 45. With performance in Cat. 6A, the ix Industrial® mating face is configured for 1/10 Gbit/s Ethernet and therefore future-proof. High current load capacity accommodates the PoE applications of today and tomorrow. It therefore combines data transmission and power supply in one interface. Customers require less space for their connection technology. The production is planned to start on April 2017.

ix Industrial® and its two comrades T1, for for single-pair GBit Ethernet and M8 are campaigning for better performance in industrial data traffic. They are all smaller, more robust and more powerful than comparable connectors. Due to this small and robust design, they make fast Ethernet available to every conceivable application. The ix sockets are 70% smaller than those of the established RJ45.

This means that device manufacturers can use them in much smaller devices, allowing them to comply with the constraints of miniaturisation. Such devices might be the ever shrinking camera systems in which the traditional RJ45 socket occupies most of the space in the housing, or control units and small industrial computers. The socket has 5 THR shielding contacts for maximum stability on the PCB. Developers and manufacturers can easily integrate the new ix Industrial® system in new devices and have the assurance that this interface is firmly attached to the PCB and will withstand rough handling.

Posted on November 23, 2016 - (549 views)
Harting Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
Simeonscarré-1
32427 Minden - Germany
+49-571-88960
+49-571-8896282
View full company profile
Location
More products from this supplier
Related articles
450W AC/DC PSU Solution
IEN Europe at ACHEMA 2018
Continental won Eight Prizes at the German Innovation Award
450 Watt Medical Power Supplies
2MHz Boost/SEPIC/Inverter
New 450 Watt Medical Power Supplies
Swarm Bee Modules
Tiny Boost Regulator
30W Modular AC/DC Series
Miniature High-Performance Connector
Reflowable Thermal Switch
Electrify Europe, 19-21 June 2018
Hannover Messe 2018
INNOVATIVE SYSTEMS SOLUTIONS
Industry 4.0 Collaborative Applications
Enhanced Machine Handling
OPC UA companion specification
Smart Condition Monitoring Solution
Quality Management and Digitalisation
Make Your Factory Smarter, and Wiser!
Alkaline Batteries
Enabling Technology for Industry 4.0
Safety Switches with RFID Technology
Metal Line Switches from SCHURTER
Light Pipe for Status Display
IoT Edge Intelligence
Technologies for Energy and Automation
Looking Forward to.... 2017 HANNOVER MESSE
Real Time Energy Consumption Management
Waterproof Push/Pull Appliance Coupler with Protection Degree IP67 and IP69K