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6GK5204-2BB00-2AA3 Product Description

The Siemens SCALANCE X204-2 is a managed industrial Ethernet switch designed to offer reliable and efficient network communication in various automation environments. This switch is equipped with four 10/100 Mbit/s RJ45 ports and two 100 Mbit/s multimode BFOC ports, making it versatile for different network topologies. Its robust design ensures optimal performance even in harsh industrial conditions, with an operating temperature range of -40°C to 60°C.

The SCALANCE X204-2 supports a range of network management and diagnostic features, including port mirroring, SNMP v1/v2/v3, and PROFINET IO diagnostics, which facilitate easy monitoring and maintenance of the network. The switch's redundancy capabilities, such as ring redundancy and redundancy manager, provide high network availability and resilience, crucial for maintaining continuous operations.

With its compact form factor and flexible mounting options, including DIN rail and wall-mounting, the SCALANCE X204-2 is suitable for space-constrained installations. The switch also features LED diagnostics and a fault signal contact with a set button for quick status indication and troubleshooting.

This switch is an ideal solution for industrial applications that require a scalable, secure, and manageable networking infrastructure. Its adherence to industry standards and certifications, including EMC and marine classification associations, ensures compatibility and compliance with global industrial networking requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions

What type of device is the SCALANCE X204-2?

The SCALANCE X204-2 is a managed industrial Ethernet switch designed to handle communication in automation networks, particularly in harsh industrial environments.

Can the SCALANCE X204-2 be used in redundant ring configurations?

Yes, the SCALANCE X204-2 supports ring redundancy protocols such as MRP (Media Redundancy Protocol) and HSR (High-availability Seamless Redundancy), making it suitable for applications requiring high availability.

Is the SCALANCE X204-2 suitable for use in hazardous areas?

The SCALANCE X204-2 is designed with certain safety certifications that make it suitable for use in specific hazardous areas. It's important to check the product's certifications against the requirements of the intended operational environment.

What type of diagnostic features does the SCALANCE X204-2 offer?

The SCALANCE X204-2 provides comprehensive diagnostic features including port diagnostics, packet size and type statistics, and error statistics, which are essential for network maintenance and troubleshooting.

Does the SCALANCE X204-2 support VLANs?

Yes, the SCALANCE X204-2 supports VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network) functionality, allowing for network segmentation and improved traffic management within an industrial setting.

What are the power supply requirements for the SCALANCE X204-2?

The SCALANCE X204-2 requires an external 24 V DC power supply, with a minimum of 18 V and a maximum of 32 V.

Can the SCALANCE X204-2 be mounted on a DIN rail?

Yes, the SCALANCE X204-2 is designed for easy mounting on a standard 35 mm DIN rail, as well as options for wall-mounting and S7-300 rail mounting.

What type of ports does the SCALANCE X204-2 have?

The SCALANCE X204-2 is equipped with 4 x 10/100 Mbit/s RJ45 ports for electrical connections and 2 x 100 Mbit/s multimode BFOC ports for optical interfaces.

Does the SCALANCE X204-2 support network management protocols?

Yes, the SCALANCE X204-2 supports various network management protocols such as SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol), DCP (Discovery and Configuration Protocol), and LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol).

What type of security features does the SCALANCE X204-2 offer?

The SCALANCE X204-2 offers security features including SSH (Secure Shell) for secure network access and management, helping to protect against unauthorized access.