Multimedia Converter Rack evolves with network growth.

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Featuring 14 or 16 slots that accommodate slide-in media converter modules, 19 in. 2U OPT14/16 series can link transparently with backbone equipment such as switches or routers to LAN workgroup segments. It fosters multiple segment cross connections and accommodates mix of 10 Mbps, 100 Mbps, and Gigabit media converter cards. Suited for connecting evolving networks, product operates at distances up to 100 m and optionally supports 8.3/125, 8.7/125, or 10/125 µm single-mode fibers.

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Highly Reliable 14/16 Port Multi-Media Converter Rack

Toronto, Canada - GAO Comm ( is offering its 14/16 port multi-media converter rack which is able to link transparently with backbone equipment such as switches or routers to LAN workgroup segments. It accommodates various slide-in media converter modules for multiple segment cross connections. With a slim, low profile chassis and accommodating a mix of 10Mbps, 100Mbps and Gigabit media converter cards, the integrated converter rack is an ideal solution for connecting evolving networks.

The practical multi-media converter rack conforms to IEEE802.3u 10/100Base-TX and 100Base-FX standards. It operates at distances of up to 100m and optionally supports 8.3/125, 8.7/125 or 10/125µm single-mode fibers. The reliable converter chassis provides efficient, intelligent management and monitoring of critical connections for high end applications. It features a space-saving 2U design and 14 or 16 slots for modular media converters. Each channel operates independently and new modules can be added according to specific requirements; this flexibility enables the unit to evolve with the network.

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