NETernity™ RM980RC Ethernet Switch

An economical 6U VME unmanaged Layer 2 Gigabit Ethernet switch with rear I/O. Option for two copper GigE ports on front panel.

NETernity™ RM980RC Ethernet Switch

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Gigabit Solution for VME Systems

The RM980RC is a full wire speed, non-blocking Layer 2 switch providing Gigabit solutions for VME systems. It provides 12- or 24 ports of Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000BaseT routed to the backplane via the rear transition module. It also provides two optional front copper ports. In this case, 22 ports will be routed to the rear transition module and the remaining two ports will be accessible through front panels.



Control and Monitoring Capabilities


Unmanaged Layer 2 switches are designed for quick deployment in applications requiring no operator setup.




Block Diagram


Form Factor
Port Type
Management Type
Unmanaged Layer-2
12 or 24


TRRM922RC 24-port rear transition module; TRRM922RC-12 12-port rear transition module; TRRM922RC-22 22-port rear transition module

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