Fiber Optic Converters

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Three-Port Media Converter supports dual input over SFP.

May 25, 2016

Used to add IP Video to network, CNMC2+1SFP/M features 2 TX input ports and one SFP port for user's choice of fiber type, distance, connector type, and speed. Port isolation lets unit act as 2 independent media converters while using single optical fiber for transmission, while Mux feature prevents network video flooding of multicast traffic with DIP switch selection of fiber port as dedicated uplink path. Link Fault Pass-Through feature is also standard. Read More

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BBC use Fiber Media Converters in Mobile Tool-Kit for Live Audio Transmission

April 22, 2016

NASHVILLE, TN – Being the largest Broadcaster in the word, quality control is tight at the BBC. Renowned for world class news coverage, the BBC is also expected to provide high quality audio and visual broadcasting. Building on the “live experience”, the BBC has been covering major events such as the London 2012 Olympics, Wimbledon, Glastonbury Festival, folk festivals, major elections,... Read More

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Fiber Interface Converters Feature ST Fiber Connectors & Logic Test Points for Signal Monitoring

December 11, 2014

Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, manufactures a 4-Channel High-Speed Logic-to-Fiber Interface Converter which is available as a board-only unit, Model 6765, or as an enclosed desktop unit, Model 6766.  This Digital Logic Level to Fiber Interface Converter translates four input/output logic pairs into four fiber pairs, resulting in a total of eight fiber optic connections,... Read More

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Wire to Fiber Converter extends fire alarm system reach.

May 27, 2014

Suited for large facilities and multi-building campuses, UL-listed SK-F485C allows new and existing Silent Knight systems to increase wire runs between fire alarm control panels and power supplies while providing increased surge protection. Converter lets one Intelliknight™ addressable fire alarm control panel to be extended over fiber-optic cable to protect multiple buildings. Adaptable design elements of Silent Knight systems enable close fit regarding fire protection needs of each facility. Read More

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Profibus to Fibre Optic Converter for Marine Applications

April 21, 2014

Westermo is proud to announce that its ODW-710 products, that allows a profibus DP network to be converted to a fibre optic solution, now has the DNV Marine approval. This means that networks running at the highest data rates can be stretched beyond the 200m maximum range of a copper network.  The units support the standard Profibus DP 9 pin D-sub connector and can auto detect data rates up... Read More

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Data Converters drive 100G, 300G, and 400G active optics.

February 28, 2014

Using 25G VCSEL and PIN devices, TIA amplifier, and driver IC, Coolbit optical engines convert data from electrical signals to optical signals and drive technology behind TE 100G, 300G, and 400G active optics. Platform engines help communication systems conserve power, and QSFP28 modules perform at <1.5 W per transceiver. Optical engines enhance performance while satisfying high density and high bandwidth requirements. Read More

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HP Fiber to RS232 Converter offers 120 Kbps data transfer rate.

January 17, 2014

Providing electrical-to-optical and optical-to-electrical conversion, Model 4139 is used to connect fiber optic linked terminals to controller with RS232 interface port. Unit uses DB9 connector for RS232 connection and provides full galvanic isolation between connected devices. Maximum link distance is greater than 1,640 ft with 2.00 mm hard clad silicon fiber cable. Measuring 5.5 x 2.25 x 1.0 in., converter includes red LED status display and 120 Vac, 60 Hz external wall-mount power supply. Read More

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SDI-DVI Converter/Extender carries video over fiber optic cable.

December 23, 2013

Supporting HDTV resolutions to 1080p, 3GSDI-DVI-FOSC converts SD/HD/3G-SDI video into DVI signal that can be extended up to 1,650 ft. Solution auto detects 3G, HD, or SD-SDI input formats and comprises 2 components &ndash; 3GSDI-DVI-FOSC converter/transmitter and optional ST-1FODVI-R-SC receiver &ndash; interconnected by single-strand multimode (50-micron or 62.5-micron) SC fiber optic cable. Main converter/transmitter support SMPTE 259M-C/292M/424M input signals. Read More

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York University Field Robotics Research Network Use Perle Media Converters

November 7, 2013

Perle Systems, a global provider of advanced Ethernet over fiber and secure device networking solutions, reveals that Canada's third largest University, York University, chose Perle PoE Gigabit Media Converters to provide fiber to copper conversion and Power over Ethernet to strategically located WLAN Access Points (AP's) across their campus. The Canadian Centre for Field Robotics (CCFR),... Read More

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Lockheed Martin integrate Perle Fiber Media Converters

August 21, 2013

NASHVILLE, TN – Perle Systems, a global provider of advanced Ethernet over fiber and secure device networking solutions, reveals that Lockheed Martin chose Perle Fiber Media Converters to provide copper to fiber conversion in a harsh Data Imagery application. “I knew that I needed a Media Converter and as soon as I realised that Perle was able to provide it, the choice was a no... Read More

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PESA to Demonstrate 4K Routing Switcher at InfoComm 2013

May 31, 2013

Huntsville, Alabama – PESA, a leading U.S.-based custom design and build manufacturing company for professional audio and video signal distribution, will demonstrate its latest Cheetah 4K fiber optic routing switcher at InfoComm 2013 (Booth 2958), which runs June 12-14 in Orlando, Fla. Built on PESA’s proven Cheetah digital video routing platform, the new 4K routing switcher provides... Read More

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PESA Demonstrates 4K Routing Switcher Technology at NAB 2013

April 15, 2013

Huntsville, Alabama – PESA, a leading U.S.-based custom design and build manufacturing company for professional audio and video signal distribution, will provide a technology demonstration of their latest Cheetah 4K 16x16 fiber optic routing switcher at the NAB Show (Booth SL4305), which runs April 8-11 in Las Vegas, Nev. Based on PESA's proven Cheetah digital video routing platform, its new... Read More

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Serial to Fiber Optic Converters extend signal reach.

March 25, 2013

Helping maintain existing automation components while upgrading infrastructure, serial to fiber-optic Ethernet converters enable integration of serial port devices into industrial Ethernet networks for transmission over distances up to 5 km without any external signal boosters. Devices offer conversions from RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485; come in SC and ST fiber connection options; and also protect against EMI. Automatic baud rate recognition facilitates installation and setup. Read More

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Gigabit Ethernet Converter features RJ45 and SFP port.

January 31, 2013

Modular, plug-and-play C0310001 converts Optical-Electric Ethernet signals between 10/100/1000M UTP interface (TX) and 1000M optical fiber interface (FX). With respective transmission distances of up to 80 km and 550 m, media converter works with single- and multi-mode fiber and operates at 1,310/1,550 nm in single fiber WDM and 850 nm in multi-mode. Along with auto-negotiation, features include support for automatic cross of twisted pair ports and auto selection of MDI/MDI-X. Read More

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Media Converter accommodates 10/100 and 1,000 Mbps transmission.

November 19, 2012

Allowing user to select between 10/100 Mbps and 1,000 Mbps rate transmission, CNMCSFP variable-rate electrical-to-optical media converter is suited for application upgrades to Gigabit transmission or when use of different bandwidth consumption devices are planned. Using small form factor (SFP) devices, single-channel universal converter supports different fiber types, connector types, and distances. Read More

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Network A/B Switch Specifications Now Available en Español, Français, and w J&#281;zyku

July 27, 2012

In its efforts to reach people worldwide in diverse industries, Electro Standards Laboratories, Cranston, RI, has translated various network product spec sheets into Chinese, French, Polish and Spanish. Electro Standards manufactures a variety of communication products such as network switches, cable assemblies and interface converters, used in many network/computer applications all over the... Read More

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ComNet Adds New North American Partner

December 28, 2011

Talk-A-Phone and ComNet announce the completion of interoperability testing<4444>Danbury, CT. - ComNet Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic transmission and networking equipment, has been selected by the Talk-A-Phone Company to supply fiber optic media converters and EoVDSL modems (Ethernet over Very High Digital Subscriber Link) for use with... Read More

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Stockton East Water District Choose Perle for Fiber to Ethernet Upgrade

December 1, 2011

Stockton East Water District deploys Perle Media Converters to improve network redundancy and reliability.<4444>NASHVILLE, TN - Perle Systems, a global provider of advanced fiber to Ethernet and secure device networking solutions, revealed that Stockton East Water District (SEWD) selected Perle Media Converters for their network expansion. When SEWD needed to add redundancy to the network to... Read More

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Fiber-to-RS485/422/232 Converter comes in 3 configurations.

October 5, 2011

With integrated rate buffering, Model 4149 (desktop), Model 4149-DIN, and Model 4159 (board) operate from -40 to +85°C with typical speeds to 1.5 Mbps for RS232 to fiber conversion and up to 5 Mbps for RS485/422 to fiber conversion. Model 4149-DIN provides enclosure and all mounting hardware and brackets for installation in DIN-rail application. Model 4159 features front-mounting threaded brackets for rack mounting in embedded applications. Read More

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Fiber Optic Media Converter integrates PoE capability.

May 31, 2011

As 1000FX fiber optic media converter, CNGE2MCPOE provides PoE function for compatible peripheral devices. It supports IEEE 802.3at PoE standard for use for as Power Sourcing Equipment (PSE), supplying up to 25 W of power. Designed for use in harsh environments, product allows 10/100/1000TX Ethernet data to be transmitted optically over either multimode or single-mode optical fiber by application-specific, optional SFP modules. Read More