Take advantage of the benefits of fiber which include extending Ethernet links over greater distances using fiber optic cable, protecting data from noise and interference and future proofing your network with additional bandwidth capacity.
Perle has over 760 models of Managed and Unmanaged Media Converters to meet every fiber conversion need. To choose the best Perle Fiber Ethernet Media Converter for your project, select the platform type or network topology you require.
Learn about the benefits of using an Ethernet to Fiber Converter and why some products on the market are not created equal. Find out how to select the best Fiber to Ethernet Media Converter for your next fiber project.
Perle Media Converters only use high-end components from leading chip manufacturers to ensure product reliability.
Almost all Media Converters that are commonly available on the market claim to have a feature called Link-Pass Through. However, in most products, this feature is poorly implemented and does not work properly. If you choose a low-end Media Converter, the end to end connection on your network will always appear as if it is up and running, even though the fiber connection may be broken or disconnected. The end devices, such as switches, continue to see the connection as healthy and never report a problem to an enterprise network management system. Your network will be down and you won’t know why or what to fix!
If you choose Perle you will get Media Converters with an onboard processor that continuously monitors the status of the links connected to its transceiver ports. These connections behave like real copper to copper connections. If there is a break or failure in the link, both end devices become aware and react accordingly. An application on a server or a switch can then take the appropriate action should a link fail. Read more about Perle’s implementation of Link-Pass Through for efficient troubleshooting and less on-site maintenance.
Perle Media Converters are compatible with Cisco switches and routers. As key components in the reliability and stability of your network, you need dependable Media Converters from a source you can trust.
Most Media Converter manufacturers do not publish (or make very difficult to find) their MTBF’s. Perle is proud of the reliability of all our Media Converters. The high MTBF rates can be found on the Hardware Specs for each Perle Media Converter.
If you need a technical consultation (by phone or email) to help you choose the best Media Converter for your application, Perle is easy to reach. We have sales and technical support staff around the globe to support you when you need it.
Perle Media Converters are extremely easy to install and configure. But, if you do get stuck, Perle will not abandon you. Our world-wide Technical Support staff can assist you with any post sales support you might need.
Perle is so confident in the quality of our Media Converters we give you a Lifetime Warranty. How is that for peace of mind?
Perle has been providing reliable device connectivity solutions since 1976. That’s over 30 years of experience that businesses around the globe have come to trust to deliver superior connectivity technology for mission critical applications.
Network uptime is vitally important to your success. Choose quality products. Choose Perle. Your fiber to Ethernet network will thank you. So will your boss!
Perle also offers a broad selection of Fiber-Fiber Converters to enable the extension of multimode to single mode or multimode to multimode fiber connections to distances up to 160km.
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