Belden announced six product launches that give customers new integration capabilities, options to safely carry power over long distances, and fast lead times.

Networking and software

  • Hirschmann BXS Gigabit Switches provide a reliable, cost-effective solution for industrial engineers and train builders who need to ensure fast, powerful connectivity to end devices and passenger infotainment systems without using additional cabling.
  • Hirschmann GREYHOUND 105/106 Ethernet Switches combine hardened industrial hardware with high-performance switching capabilities to deliver fast, secure, cost-effective, and futureproof connectivity.


  • Lumberg Automation LioN-X IO-Link Masters now offer integration possibilities into PLC environments from Mitsubishi with CC-Link IE Field Basic to leverage networking on production floors. An IODD interpreter enables uploads of IODD files on webservers to easily parametrize any connected IO-Link sensor or actuator. 


  • Belden’s Digital Electricity (DE) Class 4 Cables recently received the industry’s first Class 4 certification from UL. As buildings become more intelligent, digital electricity cables can support safe and efficient emerging digital power technologies by carrying close to 20 times the power that Power over Ethernet delivers, over hundreds of meters, offering a safe alternative to AC power.
  • Belden OSP Dry Loose Tube Cables are designed with gel-free technology. To prevent water migration, the subunits contain superabsorbent materials (SAP) instead of gel. With a current lead time of eight weeks, these cables can be on the job site fast to help customers finish jobs on time.
  • Belden RS-485 Cables ensure safety, reliable connectivity, and performance — even across long distances. Flame-retardant B2ca and Cca cables reduce the risk of harm to people and equipment in the event of fire.