eSmartES™ ES8000 Series


Westell’s eSmartES™ is a Managed Ethernet Edge Switch designed specifically for use in harsh environments on the perimeter of Ethernet networks where Smart Grid and industrial devices are connected. Ideal applications include industrial and heavy duty outdoor settings such as power utility substations, video surveillance systems, and traffic control monitoring. The eSmartES offers industrial-grade software within a rugged Ethernet switch.



  • Full range of port configurations available to meet specific needs of each Utility customer
  • Provides utilities with a flexible, cost-effective solution that is highly reliable and highly secure
  • Allows utilities to build a switched, hardened Ethernet network infrastructure for connecting edge devices such as SCADA telemetry radios, programmable logic controllers, and cameras with upstream switches or routers


  • 6 or 8 Port Ethernet Switch
  • 2 GigE ports and 6 10/100B TX ports (8 port config)
  • GigE ports can be copper or fiber
  • Easy-to-use dashboard style Westell Edge Operating System (WEOS) control software provides a secure user-friendly method to set parameters and monitor events
  • Advanced Ethernet traffic controls for high-level IP processing including QOS, IGMP snooping, VLANs, and more
  • 802.3ah Ethernet OAM functionality to isolate and diagnose network problems
  • SNMP v2,v3 management
  • RADIUS centralized password management & RADIUS Accounting WEOS data logging
  • Secure web management GUI and CLI interfaces
  • Network redundancy options including STP, RSTP and MSTP for fault recovery in rings and meshes
  • 802.1p QoS prioritization
  • Temperature hardened -40 to +85° C
  • Dual/redundant DC power supply inputs for high availability applications requiring dual or backup power
  • Input voltage of 20 to 56Vdc; High input voltage range of 85 to 264Vac or 120 to 370Vdc (with available external power supply 060-000223)