POS to Ethernet Converter

Mikael Abrahamsson swmike at swm.pp.se
Thu Sep 9 13:06:54 CDT 2010


On Thu, 9 Sep 2010, Alan Bryant wrote:

> We currently have a POS OC-3 that I would like to be able to convert
> it to Ethernet, if possible.
>
> Do such devices exist?

Yeah, and it's pretty sweet idea. Haven't used it myself but it seems 
really nice.

<http://www.rad.com/10/GbE-over-STM-1-OC-3-SFP-Converter/17834/>

RAD’s MiRICi-155 connects Gigabit Ethernet LANs over wireline or wireless 
STM-1 or OC-3 links. The miniature Ethernet over STM-1/OC-3 converter 
provides TDM connectivity to any Ethernet device with an SFP (small form 
factor pluggable)-compatible, GbE port. Hot-swappable and 
software-configurable, the intelligent SFP converter is a fully managed 
device supporting standard GFP encapsulation. It delivers a complete 
Ethernet over SDH/SONET solution in a finger-sized SFP enclosure and 
enables a quick rollout of new Ethernet services over legacy TDM 
infrastructure. The MiRICi-155 is part of RAD’s “System on an SFP” product 
line.

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Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike at swm.pp.se


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