The IE-4000-8GT4G-El provides:
- 12 GigE ports (4 can be used with fiber optic cables)
- TSN support (time sync and scheduled flows) on all 12 ports
- Industrial temp and shock ratings
- 24V redundant DC power inputs
NI does not sell this switch directly, but it can be procured through standard Cisco channels. To find a distributor, use the Cisco Orders page. For more information and for questions on purchasing and using Cisco switches, please see the NI TSN Forum.
Once received, the firmware will need to be updated to the latest version in order to support TSN synchronization. For details on selecting and installing the correct firmware for your switch please see Installing IOS SW TSN Support on a Cisco IE4000 Switch.