Can industrial Ethernet switches be used for home use?

Industrial switches are also called industrial Ethernet switches, that is, Ethernet switch equipment used in the field of industrial control. Due to the network standards adopted, it has good openness, wide application and low price, and uses transparent and unified TCP/IP protocol. , Ethernet has become the main communication standard in the field of industrial control.

Industrial switches have carrier-class performance characteristics and can withstand harsh working environments. Rich product series and flexible port configuration can meet the needs of various industrial fields. The product adopts a wide temperature design, the protection level is not lower than IP30, and supports standard and private ring network redundancy protocols.



Sometimes customers ask whether industrial switches can be used for home use?
A switch can be used at home, but the switch is only used for data exchange, has no routing function, and cannot provide automatic dialing. It is generally used for multiple computer casualties expansion (when the router ports are not enough), I have not heard that it can increase the speed.

If you want to automatically dial and realize multi-machine Internet access, it is recommended to buy a home router.

Post time: Aug-16-2021