The RUGGEDCOM M969 switch is a MIL-STD, fully managed Ethernet switch, providing dual fiber optical Ethernet ports and eight Fast Ethernet copper ports in a MIL-STD 901D-rated package (for protection against vibration and shock impacts). It is IP66/IP67 rated for protection against strong jets of water (IP66) and temporary immersion in water (IP67).

MIL-STD and IP66/67-rated, 10-port managed Ethernet switch with fiber-optic links and 128-bit encryption

Configure your RUGGEDCOM product

The RUGGEDCOM-Selector lets you configure RUGGEDCOM products quickly, easily, and efficiently, by using targeted navigation through selection menus or by entering item numbers. Selected products can then be ordered directly by transferring the parts list into the Industry Mall.

Ethernet Ports

  • Fiber optical Ethernet ports (100BaseX and 1000BaseX) with IP66/IP67-rated fiber optical connectors (type LC)

  • 8 fast Ethernet ports (10/100BaseTX) with IP66/IP67-rated M12 D-code connectors or IP66/IP67-rated shrouded RJ45-style connectors

Cybersecurity Features

  • Multilevel user passwords

  • SSH/SSL (128-bit encryption)

  • Enable/disable ports, MAC-based port security

  • Port-based network access control (802.1x)

  • VLAN (802.1Q) to segregate and secure network traffic

  • RADIUS centralized password management

  • SNMPv3 authentication and 56-bit encryption

Rugged Rated for Reliability in Harsh Environments

  • MIL-S 901D Shock

  • IP67 rated for protection against immersion in water

  • IP66 rated for protection against strong jets of water

  • Immunity to EMI and heavy electrical surges

  • Hazardous location certification: Class 1 Division 2

  • –40°C to +85°C operating temperature (no fans)

  • Conformal coated printed circuit boards

RUGGEDCOM Operating System (ROS®) Features

  • Simple plug and play operation – automatic learning, negotiation, and crossover detection

  • MSTP 802.1Q-2005 (formerly 802.1s)

  • RSTP (802.1w) and Enhanced Rapid Spanning Tree (eRSTP™) network fault recovery (<5 ms)

  • Quality of service (802.1p) for real-time traffic

  • VLAN (802.1Q) with double tagging and GVRP support

  • Link aggregation (802.3ad)

  • IGMP snooping for multicast filtering

  • Port rate limiting and broadcast storm limiting

  • Port configuration, status, statistics, mirroring, security

  • Industrial automation features (e.g., Modbus)

Management Tools

  • Web-based, Telnet, CLI management interfaces

  • SNMP v1/v2/v3 (56-bit encryption)

  • Remote monitoring (RMON)

  • Rich set of diagnostics with logging and alarms

Universal Power Supply Options

  • Fully integrated power supplies (no external adapters)

  • Popular low-voltage ranges: 24 VDC (10–36 VDC), 48 VDC (36–59 VDC)

  • Universal high-voltage range: 88–300 VDC or 85–264 VAC

  • Dual-redundant, parallel load-sharing power supplies (optional)

  • Powered from different sources

  • Available with M23-style connectors

  • CSA/UL 60950 safety approved to +85°C