ICS-2100 - Planet Industrial Serial over Ethernet Media Converter

The ICS-2100 Smart Media Converter / Device Server series offers conversion of serial RS-232 / RS-422 / RS-485 communication to Industrial Fast Ethernet networking. Able to operate in temperatures ranging from -10 to 60 degrees C allows the ICS-2100 to be placed in almost any harsh environment.

  • Serial Interface – One RS-232 port and one RS-422/485 port to 10/100Base-TX Media Conversion – Cost effective solutions of RS-232/ RS-422/ RS-485 for Ethernet applications – Supports RS-232 with DB9 interface, 4-wire RS-422 or 2-wire RS-485 with terminal block operation – Asynchronous serial data rates up to 230400bps
  • Ethernet Interface – Complies with IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u 10/100Base-TX standard – Supports auto MDI/MDI-X function on RJ-45 Port for ICS-2100
  • Smart Functions – Standard TCP/IP interface and versatile operation modes – Software Protocol supports ARP, ICMP,TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP server, DHCP client, Telnet server/client – Built-in IP-based Web interface for remote management – Serial Operation mode selected via Web management – Pair Connection mode for connecting two serial devices over a network – PLANET Smart Discovery utility automatically finds the client devices on the network – Firmware upgrade via HTTP protocol
  • Hardware – LED indicators for easy network diagnostics – Reset Button on the front panel for resetting to factory default
  • Industrial Case / Installation – IP30 metal case protection – DIN rail and wall mount design –12 to 48V DC, redundant power with polarity reverse protect function and connective removable terminal block for master and slave power – Supports EFT protection 6000 V DC for power line – Supports 6000 V DC Ethernet ESD protection – -10 to 60 degrees C operating temperature
Serial Port
Parity Type 1, 1.5/2
Stop Bit Odd, Even, None, Space, Mark
Data Bits 5,6,7,8
Baud Rate (Data Rate) 300bps to 921600bps
Connector DB9 for RS-232 Terminal block for RS-422 / RS-485
Interface RS-232 x 1 RS-422 / RS-485 x 1
Flow Control Hardware, None
Signals RS-232: DCD, RxD, TxD, GND, RI RS-422: Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx- RS-485: Data A (+), Data B (-)
Fast Ethernet Port
Standard 10/100Base-TX
Connector RJ-45
Distance 100m
Cable Twisted-pair
LED Indicators System: Power 1, Power 2, Fault TP or Fiber Port: Link / Active Serial Port: Serial port mode, RS-232, RS-422 or RS-485
Management Web Management PLANET Smart Discovery Utility
Virtual COM Utility Platform Supports Windows Base Only: Windows XP Windows Server 2003 Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 Windows 8 (Must install the latest version of WinPcap) Windows Server 2012 (Must install the latest version of WinPcap) Windows 10
Operation Mode TCP Server TCP Client UDP Client Virtual COM Telnet Server Pair Connection – Remote (Slave) Pair Connection – Local (Master)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 135 x 97 x 32 mm
Weight 425g
Power Supply 12~48 V DC, Redundant power with polarity reverse protection function
Power Consumption 10.1 watts / 34.44 BTU (max)
Installation DIN rail kit and wall mount ear
Alarm Provides one relay output for power failure; alarm relay current carry ability: 1A @ DC 24V
Mechanical Metal
Environment Operating Temperature: -10~60 degrees C Storage Temperature: -20~75 degrees C Operating Humidity: 10~90% RH Storage Humidity: 5~90% RH
Regulation Compliance FCC Class A, CE Certification Class A
Standards Compliance IEEE 802.3 10Base-T, IEEE 802.3u 100Base-TX EIA/TIA RS-232/422/485
Regulatory Approval RoHS
Stability Testing IEC60068-2-32(Free Fall), IEC60068-2-27(Shock), IEC60068-2-6(Vibration)
Note Reset Button on the front panel for resetting to factory default