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NH30 - Rugged Fully Managed 29 Gbit/s Ethernet Switch

Modular Embedded Switch for Industrial Automation & Railway Transport

The NH30 is a turn-key 4U 40 HP network switch platform with carrier grade Layer 2 and Layer 3 VLAN routing capabilities offering a seamless throughput of 29 Gbit/s.

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Main Features

  • Compact 4U, 40 HP turn-key Layer 2/3 switch solution
  • Rack-mounted or wall-mounted
  • Fanless operation or forced-air cooling
  • Single or redundant power supply (AC or DC)
  • Up to six slots for RJ45, M12 (A or X-Coded) or SFP line cards
  • PoE+ / non-PoE power sourcing Ethernet ports in mixed configuration
  • System supervision (temperature, fan, power supply) optional
  • EN 50155 compliant (railways)
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Technical Data

General System Characteristics
  • Modular design, built-to-order configuration
  • Slot and backplane set-up of the system
    • 2 PSU slots
    • 1 CompactPCI Serial based system slot (Switch Board)
    • 6 CompactPCI Serial based peripheral slots
    • All peripheral slots are capable of supporting a mix of various types of connectors (RJ45, M12, SFP)
    • All peripheral slots offer additional PoE+ support
  • Please contact MEN sales for component combination possibilities.
Ethernet Switch
  • CPCI 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Fully Managed 29 GBit/s Industrial Ethernet Switch, -40 to +85°C
    • More information on the G101 Managed Industrial Ethernet Switch
  • Possible Configurations
    • 25-Ports, 2x RJ45 + 1x SFP 2.5 Gbps on front, 10x GE + 3x QSGMII links on backplane
    • 24-Ports, 3x M12 A-coded on front, 9x GE + 3x QSGMII links on backplane
Gigabit Ethernet SFP Line Card
  • CPCI 3U Board
  • Configurable: no
  • Possible in I/O slots: 1, 2 and 3
  • 4 HP Gigabit Ethernet PHY Line Card with four Gigabit Ethernet ports on SFP cages, QSGMII to 4 x SFP 1GB line card EEE and Sync-E support, -40 to +85°C
    • More information on the GP2 4-Port Gigabit SFP PHY Line Card
Gigabit Ethernet Copper PHY Line Card
  • CPCI 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in I/O slots: 1, 2 and 3
  • Possible Configurations
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 ports, QSGMII, no PoE, EEE and Sync-E support, -40 to +85°C
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 ports, QSGMII, PoE+ PSE, EEE and Sync-E support, -40 to +85°C
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet M12 A-coded ports, QSGMII, no PoE, EEE and Sync-E support, -40 to +85°C, conformal coating
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet M12 A-coded ports, QSGMII, PoE+ PSE, EEE and Sync-E support, -40 to +85°C, conformal coating
Gigabit Ethernet Copper Line Card
  • CPCI 3U Board
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible in I/O slots: 4, 5 and 6
  • Possible Configurations
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 ports, passive, no PoE, -40 to +85°C
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 ports, passive, PoE+, -40 to +85°C
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet M12 A-coded ports, passive, no PoE, -40 to +85°C, conformal coating
    • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet M12 A-coded ports, passive, PoE+, -40 to +85°C, conformal coating
Power Supply
  • PSU 3U
  • Configurable: yes
  • Possible Configurations:
    • 120 W, 3U 6 HP PSU, wide range input 24 to 110 V DC, 24 V DC nom., output 12 V / 5 V / 3.3 V DC, -40..+85°C, conformal coating
    • 120 W, 3U 6 HP PSU, wide range input 100 to 240 V AC, output 12 V / 5 V / 3.3 V DC, -40..+85°C, conformal coating
  • Two separate power inlet connectors
  • Normal operation if at least one external voltage is present
Supervision and Control (Option)
Dedicated shelf controller monitors power, CPU status, temperature; controls fan; provides status LEDs and power button
  • More information on AF2 Shelf Controller for CompactPCI Systems
System Management
  • Remote management: Switch is managable remotely via Ethernet and USB console
  • Watchdog
  • CPU temperature: mirrored through Switch firmware to SNMP table space, readable through management interfaces
Switch Key Features
  • Switching Matrix
    • 29 Gbit/s switching matrix for seamless throughput on all ports
    • MAC address table size: 8192 max.
    • Switching algorithm: Store-and-Forward with TCAM support
    • TCAM high-speed switching (Ternary Content-Addressable Memory)
  • General Network Support
    • IPv4
    • IPv6 Ready
    • IPv6 Ready Phase 2
  • Protocols and Functionality
    • DHCP Option 82
    • DHCP Server/Client
    • DNS Client (RFC 2136)
    • DNS Proxy (RFC 5625)
  • Ports and Port Control
    • Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az)
    • ETH Signal Equalization and Power Control
    • Port state (admin), speed, duplex mode and flow control
    • Port frame size (Jumbo Frames: 9216 bytes/packet max.)
    • Port status (link monitoring) and statistics (MIB counters)
    • Port VeriPHY (cable diagnostics), ActiPHY and PerfectReach
    • Inband management (VRAP)
  • User Configuration Interfaces
    • HTTP/HTTPS
    • CLI
    • Telnet
    • Console
  • For more information on the switch firmware features see the firmware product page.
Electrical Specifications
  • Supply voltage
    • 24 V, 36 V, 48 V, 72 V, 96 V, 110 V DC nominal; 14.4 to 154 V max. (EN 50155)
    • Power interruption class S2 (10 ms) (EN 50155)
  • Power Consumption
    • The power consumption depends on the selected PSU configuration
    • Less than 30 W in default configuration
    • Less than 100 W without PSU
    • Less than 550 W in max. PoE load condition (depending on used PSUs)
    • Less than 100 W with 6 line cards without PoE
    • For example, when used together with two PU20 (or PU21) PSUs, the maximum PoE power of about 120 W can be expected.
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions
    • 210 x 175 x 225 mm max. without brackets
    • 4U, 40 HP
  • Mounting Possibilities
    • Wall-mount
    • Rack-mount in 19" cabinet
    • Two systems side-by-side to build a single 19" chassis
Product Compliance: Rail - Rolling Stock
  • Operating temperature: -40 °C to +85 °C (EN 50155, class TX) in base configuration and when equipped with GE1, GP1 and GP2 cards, without activated PoE supply
    • With fan if the line cards have been configured with the PoE option
    • Without fan if the line cards have been configured without the PoE option
  • Storage temperature: -40 °C to +85 °C
  • Altitude: -300 m to +3000 m
  • Humidity: +55 °C and +25 °C, 90 % to 100 % (EN 50155:2007)
  • Shock: EN 50155: Rolling stock, vehicle body class B
  • Vibration: EN 50155: Rolling stock, vehicle body class B
  • Electrical Safety
    • EN 60950-1: Class I equipment
  • Fire Protection
    • EN 45545, hazard class tbd.
  • Flammability (PCBs)
    • UL 94 V-0
  • EMC
    • EN 55022, EN 50121-3-2, class B (radiated emission)
    • EN 55024, EN 50121-3-2, class A

Ordering Information

Standard NH30 Models

Design your own system
With the MEN system configurator, which is available for download in a universal Excel format, you can configure a system to suit your individual needs.
Get your BTO configurator here
The 'BTO How To Use' guide provides instructions on how to use the configuration file.
BTO Configuration Guide

19NH30-B0

NH30, 19" 4U/40HP modular managed Gigabit Ethernet Switch, -40 to +85°C
The NH30 is a build-to-order system. It consists of the 40 HP basic system including backplane and mounting rails and provides:

  • 2 PSU slots
  • 1 CompactPCI Serial based system slot (Switch Board)
  • 6 CompactPCI Serial based peripheral slots
  • All peripheral slots are capable of supporting a mix of various types of connectors (RJ45, M12, SFP)
  • All peripheral slots offer additional PoE+ support

The boards and accessories listed in the Technical Data can be implemented in the system.
Choose the functionality you need using the BTO configurator and the BTO Configuration Guide.
Contact MEN's sales team for more information.

Miscellaneous Accessories
0711-0023

Mechanical extension kit to integrate a half 19" system into a 19" rack

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Software

Firmware/BIOS
14ETSW-01

Ethernet switch management firmware (Gen 1)

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