PoE for Wireless Access Points and Computer Workstations
Tue, 09/25/2007 - 11:26am
Phihong USA announces the release of a 60 W, 4-port midspan. Designated the Ultra PoE POE480U, this midspan provides total full power of 480 W and requires no power management. The Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) device is suited for remotely powering applications such as high-power radios, wireless access points and computer workstations in business and educational environments. Other solutions require hard-wiring power to the ceiling where the access points are mounted. The midspan can power applications without additional time, labor and equipment for setup. The Ultra PoE midspan measures 17.5 inches× 8.98 inches× 1.75 inches. Data networks are avai1able with 10BASE-T, 100BASE-T, and 1000BASE-T data rates. The POE480U has safety and protection systems designed to meet the IEEE 802.3 standards, including detection, disconnect and overload control.