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Regarding ISM Networking Module II

Can the - ISM Networking Module II be used for Ethernet applications, not industrial ethernet. Also, are there other boards available that can be used for the purpose of ethernet


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Registered: ‎07-07-2009

Re: Regarding ISM Networking Module II

The ISM Networking Module II is not limited in any way to Industrial applications.

You might also want to consider our recently announced Network FMC card.

See below for a summary of features for both cards.

Network FMC

  • Dual 10/100/1000 Mbps (RGMII) Ethernet interfaces
  • Microchip KSZ9031RNX PHY
  • No backward compatibility with Avnet’s FMC-ISMNET2 module
  • I/O voltages of 1.8V, 2.5V and 3.3V supported
  • Product page
  • Avnet Reference Designs:
    • UltraZed-EG PCIe Carrier Card


ISM Networking Module II

  • Dual IEEE 1588 10/100 Mbps (MII/RMII) Ethernet interfaces
  • Texas Instruments DP83640TVV PHY
  • Dual CAN, plus single RS-232 and RS-485 interfaces
  • Pin compatible with previous version (AES-FMC-ISMNET-G)
  • I/O voltage limited to 2.5V and 3.3V; 1.8V is not supported
  • Avnet Reference Designs: n/a
  • Product Page
  • 3rd Party Reference Designs:
    • Industrial Ethernet on MicroZed Industry 4.0 Ethernet Kit
    • HSR/PRP on MicroZed Industry 4.0 Ethernet Kit