AFS-16-1 RJ45 Data Fallback Switch

AFS-16-1 RJ45 Data Fallback Switch

AFS-16-1 RJ45 Data Fallback Switch

Ethernet 10/100/1000, T1/E1, RS-232/422/485
Data Line Switching

  • Switch up to 16 data lines
  • Circuits Switched Automatically, Manually, or by Code/Command
  • Accepts SNMP Commands to Control Switching and Select Parameters
  • User Defined Default A/B Settings
  • Ping-No-Answer Fallback Switching
  • SNMPv2c & SNMPv3 Management

A/B Fallback Switching via:

  • Device Ping Response
  • Input Contact Signals
  • Web GUI
  • CLI


  • In-Band (10/100Base-T Ethernet Port)
  • Local Access (RJ45 RS232 SetUp Port)
  • Reverse/Outbound SSH & Telnet


  • SNMP/Ping-No-Answer/Alarm Based Routing of Data Lines
  • Remote Routing of Data Lines
  • Active or Fallback Gang Switching
  • Disaster Recovery/Prevention Switching
  • Switch to "Out-of-Service" or "Off-Line" Conditions
  • Cat5 A/B Switching
  • T1 & E1 Failover Switching

Security & Authentication:

  • SSHv2 Encryption (FIPS 140-2 Validated)
  • HTTPS/SSL Secure Web
  • Remote Authentication
  • Multi-Level Subscriber Directory w/ Circuit-Specific Password Protection
  • IP Address Filtering

Event Monitoring, Logging & Notification:

  • Alarms via SNMP, SYSLOG, Email or Text Message
  • Over-Temperature Alarms
  • Ping-No-Answer Alarm (Failed Ping Command)
  • Invalid Access Lockout and Alarm
  • Power Cycle Alarm
  • Input Contact Monitor
  • Output Contacts to Drive Optional External Devices
  • Temperature, Command & Event Logging Capabilities


  • Ping-No-Answer (Failed Ping Command)
  • Over-Temperature
  • Invalid Access Lockout
  • Power Cycle
  • Input Contact Monitor

Accessibility & Unit Management:

  • In-Band (10/100Base-T Ethernet Port)
  • Local Access (RJ45 RS232 SetUp Port)
  • Reverse/Outbound SSH & Telnet
  • Built-In Web GUI
  • Command Line (CLI)
  • Full MIB Support
  • NTP for True Server Sync
  • Includes WMU Enterprise Management Software
  • SNMP Control, Monitoring and Configuration (Supports SNMP Versions 1, 2C, and 3)


Switched Circuit Card: Up to 16 Modules
Interface: RJ45-3, Three Jacks, 8-Pins Switched Common Jack to A or B Jack
Contacts: High Reliability, Mechanical Relays, Break-Before-Make Contacts with 1 Amp @ 30 VDC Rating, 100 Million Cycle Life
Manual Switching: Individual Toggle Switch, Plus Gang Switching from Control Module
Code/Browser Switching: By Slot Number or by Name
Card Rack and Control Unit:
Ethernet Port: RJ45, 10/100Base-T
Serial Console Port: 1 each, RJ45, RS232C
AUX Connector: 5-Pin Quick-Connect Terminal Block for Connection to Alarm Output and Monitor Inputs (Low: 0 to -48V, High: +5 to +48V)
Coding: Serial ASCII, 8 Bits No Parity
Data Rate: 1200, 2400, 9600, 19.2K bps
Memory: Nonvolatile Parameter Storage
Break: Send Break or Inhibit Break
Usernames & Passwords: 32 character usernames; 16 character passwords (case sensitive.) Up to 128 pairs, definable circuit module, circuit group and command access.
RS232 Port Interface:
Connector: One (1) RJ45 connector (DTE pinout)
Coding: 7/8 bits, Even, Odd, No Parity, 1, 2 Stop Bits
Flow Control: XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS, Both, or None
Data Rate: 300 to 115.2K bps (all standard rates)
Size: 5.25” H x 19.00” W x 6.75” D
(13.3 cm H x 48.3 cm W x 17.1 cm D)
Power: 100/240 VAC 50/60 Hz, 15 watts, Dual Inputs
Weight: Shipping Weight, Fully Loaded, 15 pounds (6.8 kG)
Operating Temperature: 32˚F to 122˚F (0˚C to 50˚C)
Humidity: 10 - 90% RH
Ordering Information:
AFS-16-1 Base Unit: AFS-16R (Card Rack,) AFS-16P-Dual (Power Supply) and AFS-16PPC (Control Card)
AFS-16R AFS Card Rack/Chassis, 19" Rack Mount
AFS-16P Dual AFS Dual Input Power Supply Module, 100/240 VAC
AFS-16PPC AFS Control Module
AFS-RJ45 Individual RJ45 A/B Circuit Card Module
AFS-16BP1 Blank Panel; Covers One Empty Card Slot
AFS-16BP4 Blank Panel; Covers Four Empty Card Slots

Base unit, Power Supply and Control Card
This configured chassis contains the following components:
  • AFS-16R Base Unit Chassis
  • AFS-16P-Dual 120/240V AC Dual Power Supply Module
  • AFS-16PPC Control Card Module
  • (1) AFS-16RJ45 RJ45 A/B Channel Card

Price: $2,417.00