Media Converters

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Renewable Revolution Reflected in Perle Sales to Renewable Energy Companies - up 94% in 2015

April 5, 2016

Perle supplies IIoT hardware for a more secure, reliable and cost effective low carbon energy system NASHVILLE, TN – More capacity for renewable power, in the form of Solar, Wind, Hydro and Geothermal is added each year than coal, natural gas and oil combined. However, the Renewable Energy sector faces pressure to improve profitability and productivity as it continues to scale globally.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

GbE Switches, Media Converter support high-bandwidth networks.

March 15, 2016

With one SFP fiber port and one copper port, MCW-211-F1G-T1G unmanaged industrial Ethernet media converter connects legacy serial devices to Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) networks. Unmanaged Ethernet switches SDW-541-F1G-T4G and SDW-550-T5G offer 5 copper or one fiber plus 4 copper ports. Units support 100 Mbps or Gigabit Ethernet, with SDW-550-T5G also supporting 10 Mbps communications. Distances of up to 120 km can be achieved using Westermo pluggable 100 Mbit or Gigabit SFP transceivers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Perle Systems Reveals How Golden Gate Bridge Switched from Manned Toll-booths to An All-electronic Toll System

March 1, 2016

There is no question that human-powered toll booth jobs are near extinction – losing out to cost-saving technology.  By switching to an all-electronic payment system, the Golden Gate Bridge Authority estimates it will save $16 million over eight years, while speeding up travel time. Instead of manned toll-booths, the FasTrak all-electronic system bills customers by using cameras to detect... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Rugged Industrial Ethernet Switches and Media Converter Feature UL Class 1 Div 2 Approval

September 25, 2015

Acromag offers Antaira rugged Ethernet switches and a media converter to complement their remote Ethernet I/O product families. Wixom, MI – The LNX Series of unmanaged rugged industrial Ethernet switches and IMC media converters are now available from Acromag. Select from a variety of models with up to 8 ports for copper or fiber cabling on fast Ethernet or Gigabit networks. Most units... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

8 Out of the 10 Largest Broadcasting Corporations Use Perle Device Networking Hardware

August 4, 2015

Perle discloses a partial list of customers NASHVILLE, TN -  Broadcasting Corporations are faced with many challenges in the always-on world of today. Almost half of the world’s population has access to the internet. Consumers are demanding a more interactive and customised experience with outstanding streaming, picture and sound quality across multi-platform devices. The Global Broadcast... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

NBCUniversal Control of Satellite Amplifiers through Perle Industrial Switch and Media Converters

July 16, 2015

300ft Ethernet limitation ruled out simple cable run NASHVILLE, TN – Perle Systems, a manufacturer of advanced device networking hardware, reveals that NBCUniversal uses its Industrial Switch and Media Converter to enable network control of satellite amplifiers. NBCUniversal needed to extend its infrastructure beyond the boundaries of the office building and out to satellites which were... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

LEMO and Northwire, Inc. Announcing New SMPTE and ARIB Cable to the Broadcast Market

April 16, 2015

ECUBLENS, Switzerland and OSCEOLA, Wis. — LEMO (www.lemo.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions, and Northwire, Inc., a LEMO Group Company and manufacturer of wire and cable, will be introducing their new HDTV SMPTE and ARIB cable offerings to the Broadcast Market during NAB, April 13-16, 2015, in Booth... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment

Fidus Systems and Inrevium AMERICA bring Next Generation Video Solutions to NAB

April 2, 2015

Fidus and inrevium to demonstrate Xilinx®-based 8K video development solutions at NAB OTTAWA - Fidus Systems and inrevium AMERICA (inrevium), leaders in Electronic Product Development and Design Services, are pleased to be exhibiting at NAB 2015 in Las Vegas, April 12-15, 2015. Visit Fidus and inrevium in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center in booth #N4739. At NAB, Fidus and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean

Jorin and Perle Join Forces to Reduce Oil Pollution in the Water Supply

March 23, 2015

To monitor water pollution produced during industrial production processes, Jorin uses Perle Media Converters to transmit Gigabit IP Camera images over fiber in high temperature environments. NASHVILLE, TN –  Perle Systems, a manufacturer of advanced Ethernet over Fiber and secure device networking solutions, reveals that Perle Media Converters have been integrated into Jorin’s Visual... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Jorin and Perle Join Forces to Reduce Oil Pollution in the Water Supply

March 18, 2015

NASHVILLE, TN — Perle Systems, a manufacturer of advanced Ethernet over Fiber and secure device networking solutions, reveals that Perle Media Converters have been integrated into Jorin's Visual Process Analyzer (ViPA). ViPA instruments provide real-time analysis of particles, droplets and bubbles in water produced during industrial production processes. "As an ISO 14001 certified... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Unique Test Technologies at the Embedded World

January 29, 2015

GOEPEL electronics will showcase a wide range of test technologies for automotive test and JTAG/boundary scan at the embedded world in Nuremberg. Visitors can inform themselves at booth 4.533 about the largest test coverage through intelligent bus communication and Embedded System Access (ESA). GOEPEL electronic will introduce the extension of its multi bus controllers Serie 61 to the CAN-FD... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

University of Cambridge Powers Free Wi-Fi at Tour de France Stage 3 with Perle PoE+ Industrial Media Converters

December 18, 2014

Perle Systems, a manufacturer of advanced Ethernet over fiber and secure device networking solutions, reveals today that the University of Cambridge uses Perle PoE+ Media Converters to power a free Wi-Fi service throughout the city of Cambridge. With the third stage of the Tour de France passing through Cambridge, the University, in conjunction with City Council, wanted to unveil a free Wi-Fi... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Perle Releases Multimode Single Strand (WDM) Fiber Media Converters

November 24, 2014

Perle Systems, a global manufacturer of advanced Ethernet over Fiber and secure device networking solutions, adds 44 models of Multimode Single Strand Fiber Media Converter to its Media Converter product portfolio. Also referred to as Bi-Directional ( BiDi ) or Simplex , these WDM Media Converters enable customers to extend copper RJ45 Ethernet connections across a single strand multimode... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Amphenol Aerospace High Speed Solutions Introduces Rugged Copper and Fiber-Optic Based Ethernet Switched and Media Converted Products

October 3, 2014

Amphenol now offers rugged switched copper and fiber-optic Ethernet products from 1Gbps to 10Gbps for the military, aerospace, and industrial markets SIDNEY, N.Y. – Amphenol Aerospace, a division of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH), now offers Copper-to-Copper (CTC) and Copper-to-Fiber (CTF) Ethernet Media Interface Conversion with Switching. These completely sealed and rugged integrated... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Format Frame Rate Converter supports 4K applications. .

September 15, 2014

Featuring motion compensated technology, Model FRC-9000 can be used as 2 x HD/SD-SDI frame rate converter and is suitable for live transmission use in broadcast and film production. Unit includes up, down, and cross conversion; automatic scene cut detection; adaptive interlace-to-progressive conversion, and detection of 24 effective frames in 2:3 pulldown-converted 60i/p material. With front panel touchscreen and Web browser control, converter can be controlled remotely. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Video Converter Software supports 4K Ultra HD conversion.

August 1, 2014

With Video Converter Ultimate, users can upgrade HD videos to 4K and convert from 4K to virtually any format. VCU can also edit, compress, and download 4K videos without loss of quality. HEVC/H.265 codec compresses video file sizes up to half original size, freeing up computer storage space. Available for Windows and Mac in 7.3.0 and 4.3.0 versions, respectively, software supports over 150 video formats, 2D to 3D video conversion, and ability to download video to YouTube. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

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