Stratix Switches play a critical role within a manufacturing network. They’re highly versatile, rated for a harsh environment & provide an easy way for connecting devices for control or data gathering purposes. There are multiple models within the Stratix family and each one offers a certain advantage over another. The Stratix 5700 switches are particularly useful within electrical panels as they’re very rugged to withstand heat and provide end-point connectivity to field devices.
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