Advertisement has announced the release of a rugged new 7-port USB 3.0 hub (ST7300USBM), which enables users to add multiple external USB 3.0 connection ports to a PC, server or thin client located within server rooms or industrial operating environments.The industrial-grade hub can be mounted to a wall or DIN rail, and features 350W surge protection on each port as well as a solid metal chassis designed to withstand harsh conditions.

Features of the ST7300USBM Industrial USB 3.0 Hub include:

•    Solid metal chassis
•    Built-on wall mount brackets
•    Optional DIN Rail Mounting kit
•    350W surge protection per port
•    Includes 2-wire terminal block for 7 to 40V DC power input for high power devices

MSRP for’s new 7-port USB 3.0 hub (ST7300USBM) is $142.99 (USD) in the USA, $146.99 (CDN) in Canada, £116.99 (GBP excl. VAT) in the UK. The hub is available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW,,, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, D&H, Tech Data and ASI.