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Save a Trip to Your Traffic Cabinet with Ping Reset Feature

RocketLinx Features – Ping Reset to Reboot ANY IP Device!

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Access Control UL294/294B Regulations: Why Do They Matter?

UL294 is the standard of safety for Access Control System units that all access control systems must meet. UL294B is a newer standard, specifically for the use of Power over Ethernet (PoE) components used within access control systems where PoE is … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: RocketLinx ® Power over Ethernet Switches

The Comtrol RocketLinx series of PoE industrial ethernet switches are designed to meet the performance and environmental demands for applications requiring extended operating temperatures, rugged design, and reliable power delivery to standard and high power devices. Comtrol’s PoE family of switch … Continue reading

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Selecting an Ethernet Switch to Fit Your Environment

As a communications equipment manufacturer, Comtrol often suggests applicable products for a customer’s environment based on features the products have.  However, this is a two way street. The proper selection of an Ethernet switch begins with classification of the area … Continue reading

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Worldwide Release: Comtrol’s RocketLinx ES8508-XT Switch Series

Comtrol Launches Extended Temperature Compact Industrial Ethernet Switch Series MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — November 21, 2013 — Comtrol Corporation, a leading manufacturer of industrial device connectivity products, today announced the release of the RocketLinx® ES8508-XT series of industrial managed Ethernet switches. The introduction of … Continue reading

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SERIES: Power over Ethernet Features – Part IV

MOBILE – What does this mean for your next IP surveillance project? Putting a surveillance camera on or in a vehicle (car, bus, etc.) for safety, monitoring, or other purposes is becoming much more common. It’s very likely if you … Continue reading

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Managing traffic: From airports to VLANs

As business travelers walk briskly, custodians clean, and administrative workers hold their heads down and move forward to deliver their messages – the common area connecting large airport concourses can quickly become a mess.  Huge amounts of traffic move in … Continue reading

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Avoiding Ring Topology? Benefits You May Not Know About

Have you ever considered using a ring topology for your IP surveillance network? Here at Comtrol, we rarely hear of customers who utilize networks that are configured in a ring.  A star topology is almost always the way networks are … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: RocketLinx® Industrial Ethernet Switches

The Comtrol RocketLinx series of industrial Ethernet switches are designed to meet the performance and environmental demands for applications requiring extended operating temperatures, rugged housings, high performance, and reliability. With both managed and unmanaged models available, the RocketLinx industrial Ethernet … Continue reading

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Networking Beyond the Climate-Controlled Closet

A well designed and neatly organized standard IT rack can be enough to make even the most reserved IT department grin.  In a climate controlled closet free of excessive heat, dust, and moisture, standard networking hardware is left to run … Continue reading

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