Omnitron Flexpoint Converter OC12FF

FlexPoint OC12FFThe FlexPoint OC12FF is a protocol-transparent fibre converter that provides reliable and cost-effective extension of network distances by connecting multimode fibre networks or devices over single-mode fibre cabling.

No manual configuration is required with the plug-and-play FlexPoint OC12FF. Connect the fibre cables to the appropriate interface and the installation is complete.

The fibre port operates at 1310nm or 1550nm and features SC connectors. Multimode fibre models support distances of up to 550m, and single-mode fibre models support distances of up to 80km.

The FlexPoint OC12FF features descriptions of the LED indicators on the label for easy in-the-field installation and maintenance. The LEDs report the availability of power and the detection of devices attached to the fibre ports.

FlexPoint modules can be mounted utilizing optional wall mounting hardware or with DIN-rail mounting brackets. They can also be rack-mounted in a 5-Module shelf or in a high-density 14-Module, power-redundant Powered Chassis.

FlexPoint modules installed in the 5-Module shelf or used as standalone devices can be powered by an external AC to DC power adapter, or through the 5VDC chassis connector. Standalone modules can also be powered by attaching an external DC power supply (18-60VDC). When used in the 14-Module power-redundant Powered Chassis with any combination of AC and DC power supplies, the installed modules are powered via the 5VDC chassis connector.

The wide variety of FlexPoint mounting and power options provide flexible upgrade paths as network requirements change and grow.

FlexPoint unmanaged media converters are easy to use and provide dependable fibre connectivity in Enterprise and Government networks around the world.

Benefits Include

  • The FlexPoint OC12FF is a single-mode to multimode protocol-independent fibre converter
  • Supports all OC-12 standards over ATM and SONET
  • Plug-and-play installation requires no manual configuration
  • Supports auto-negotiation of duplex mode
  • Extends network distances up to 80km
  • Labelled status LEDs for quick and easy installation
  • Wall-mount or rack-mount on a 5-Module shelf or in a 14-Module power-redundant FlexPoint Powered Chassis
  • Completely software independent with no installation of drivers required
  • Peace-of mind reliability backed by a lifetime warranty and free 24/7 technical support

Application Example

The FlexPoint OC12FF fibre converter can extend the network across single-mode fibre with distances up to 80km. In this application, the customer’s router is connected to an Add Drop Multiplexer (ADM) providing access to the SONET ring using a pair of FlexPoint OC12FF fibre converters. The converters provide the multimode to single-mode conversion.


FlexPoint OC12FF Application Example

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OC12FF is also available in the iConverter managed media converter range. Click the link below for more information.

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