Cisco Industrial Ethernet 5000 Series Switches-Ordering Guide

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Following are common product highlights of the 1 rack unit (RU) Cisco IE 5000 Series Switches:

  • Two product IDs:

◦ Uplink: 4 GE fiber Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP)

◦ Uplink: 4 10G fiber SFP+ (conformal coating)

  • Downlink: 12 GE fiber and 12 GE copper
  • One PSU allows 65W Power over Ethernet (PoE)/PoE+, Two power supply units (PSUs) combined allows 185W for PoE/PoE+
  • PoE: up to 12 PoE/6 PoE+ ports
  • High-performance Layer2/3 aggregation switch
  • Up to 8k indirect IPv4 routes
  • External SD card is shipped with chassis
  • Alarm contacts: Four-alarm input, one-alarm output
  • Substation compliant: IEC 61850-3 and IEEE 1613
  • 1588v2 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) utility power profile (c37.238) for utility applications.
  • Modbus TCP/IP, Generic Object Oriented Substation Events (GOOSE) prioritization, supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) protocol classification, Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD), Onboard Failure Logging (OBFL)
  • PRP is supported in the 4 downlink GE ports (port g1/17-20)
  • Dying-gasp support for loss-of-power notification
  • Profinet support Version 2 (certification) and Common Industrial Protocol (CIP) Ethernet/IP
  • Field upgradeable to IP services Layer 3 License (right-to-use [RTU] license)
  • High-voltage power supply 85-265VAC, 88-300VDC, up to 150W/PSU
  • Low-voltage power supply 18-75 VDC, up to 150W/PSU
  • MACSec (15.2(4)EA1 IP Service license) and Cisco TrustSec®
  • GPS receiver (hardware ready), IRIG-B (hardware ready)
  • Supports Cisco Redundant Ethernet Protocol (REP), PRP
  • IP 30 rating

Product Operating Temperature Ranges

  • -40°C to +70°C (vented enclosure operating)
  • -40°C to +60°C (sealed enclosure operating)
  • -34°C to +74°C (fan- or blower-equipped enclosure operating)

Product Mechanical Dimension

  • Height: 44.5 mm
  • Width: 445 mm
  • Depth: 352 mm

The Figure below provides an overview of the various ports and connectors available on IE 5000 and Table1 lists the available IE5000 product PIDs

Cisco IE 5000 Series Switches Overview

Table1. Cisco IE 5000 Switches with 10G/1G Access ports (Power Supply Not Included)

IE-5000-12S12P-10G 4 GE/10G SFP/SFP+ uplinks, 12 10/100/1000T & 12 FE/GE SFPs,
IE-5000-16S12P 4 GE SFP uplinks, 12 10/100/1000T & 12 FE/GE SFPs


PWR-RGD-AC-DC-H Hazloc grade power supply high voltage (88-300VDC/85-264VAC), 150W


PWR-RGD-AC-DC-H= Hazloc grade power supply high voltage (88-300VDC/85-264VAC), 150W
PWR-RGD-LOW-DC-H Hazloc grade power supply low voltage (24/48VDC), 150W
PWR-RGD-LOW-DC-H= Hazloc grade power supply low voltage (24/48VDC), 150W
SD-IE-1GB= Spare SD card
Mounting kit Refer to Table 20 for the available mounting kits options
L-IE5000-RTU= RTU license upgrade from LAN base to IP Service via Universal IOS Image
C1F1PIE4K5K1K9 Cisco ONE Foundation Perpetual – IE 4000/5000
C1A1PIE50001K9 Cisco ONE Advanced Perpetual – IE 5000

Following are considerations to Cisco IE 5000 Series Switches:

  • High PoE or PoE+ port density usage
  • Aggregate-edge routing table requires large IP routing table (8000 IP routes)
  • 10G or 1G uplink requirement
  • SD card is shipped with unit as flash memory (optional)
  • GPS receiver, IRIG-B timing interface
  • Utility network environment
  • Star topology resilience, up to four stackable capability on the 10G SKU (roadmap)
  • Minimum one power supply when chassis is ordered

More Related:

Cisco Industrial Ethernet Switches Selection Guide-IE 4000, IE 2000 Included

Cisco Industrial Ethernet 5000 Series Switches Data Sheet

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