Available as 3U CompactPCI® peripheral board, the CL2-BRASS is a powerful Gigabit Ethernet switch. Its 8HP front panel is provided with five M12-style Gigabit Ethernet circular connectors. As an option, a sixth GbE channel is reserved for CompactPCI® backplane communication. The CL2-BRASS is equipped with the Marvell® 88E6350R switch, which has a rich feature set, including latest 802.1 Audio Video Bridging (AVB) standards.
The CL2-BRASS may be operated either as stand-alone card, powered from a single +5V external supply, or as a CompactPCI® peripheral board. For optional communication with the CompactPCI® host CPU across the backplane, an additional on-board Gigabit Ethernet controller is internally connected to the switch. The CL2-BRASS is suitable for a broad range of applications, e.g. industrial communication and transportation