Fiber to SFP Converter TAP converter Taps

Fiber to SFP Converter TAP

With the growing market of active and passive Twinax cables, CUBRO now offers an effective solution to monitor these links. CUBRO provides a cost-effective, flexible and small device which converts the incoming traffic to an additional output port. The CUBRO Twinax Converter Tap converts the traffic from an SFP active/passive cable, 10 Gbps Gigabit Ethernet link to an optical output. We offer an additional battery option to allow for a passive solution. The path from the input to the output ports is fault-transparent. If the link on the input port is going down, the output ports follow after a short delay. The path from the input to the output ports is layer 1 to 7 transparent. Any error on the input port will be copied to all output ports.

Specifications

  • General Functions: 10/100 tapping | 10/100/1000 tapping
  • Special Funktion: full passiv | Converter function
  • Amount of in and out ports:
    • 2 x LC Fiber and 2 x SFP
  • Port Bandwitdh: 100 Mbit | 1 Gbit
  • Supported Connections: SFP
  • Managment: no
  • Part Nr #: CBR.CONV-1-SM-R3 | CBR.CONV-1-MM-R3

Certificates

CE/FCC/ETL | CMMI Level 3 | ISO 27001 certification | ISO 9001 certification | Fully RoHS compliant | UL 60950-1 / CSA C22.2 60950-1-07 / IEC 60950-1 (2005) | EN 60950-1 (2006)

Electrical Specifications:

  • DC Input: 12VDC nominal. 1A

Mechanical Specifications:

  • Dimension (HxWxD): 3 x 11,2 x 17 cm
  • Dimension (HxWxD): 1,8 x 4,4 x 6,7 in
  • Weight : 280 g

Datasheet :

  • 19

    19" frame for 3 Cubro Modules

    19' frame for mounting in standard 19' racks, each frame can hold 3 modules

  • Cubro Solutions

    384 x 10 Gbit ports cross connect

    We use 6 Packetmaster EX 20400 to realize this 384 x 10 Gbit port cross connect !

    • 400 Gbit backbone
    • tunneling via VXLAN
    • non blocking
    • any to any & many to any & any to many support
    • easy expandable

     

    100 Gbit LR4 multiple splitting

    Sometimes it is needed to tap a 100 Gbit LR4 link more than one time, this is not easy because the optical budget is too small to do that.

    Aggregation of two 10 Gbit span ports to 1 10 Gbit output with EX2+

    This application is normally not possible because the EX2+ has only two 10 Gbit ports and you need 3 to do this job.  But we at Cubro give our units some extra features to do this with two ports.

    A optical ports has an transmitter and a receiver part, this two “ports” can be used separately in all Cubro NPB. The other feature what you need is the optical tap at the back.

    EX2 10 Gbit monitoring with load balanced output

    Use the integrated optical TAP to connect to the live link and use the load balancing features to monitor the traffic

    Stacking Packetmasters

    Customer Solution!

    Request: aggregation and filtering traffic for monitoring system 32 x 1 Gbit links & 10 x 10 Gbit links

    Layer 1 Media Conversion

    The Cubro 1/10 Gbit Media converter is a nice a simple tool to solve many problems in the daily network business. You can select the media by changing the SFP. The unique design supports also CWDM / DWDM and BIDI SFP.

    EX2 Multi Gbit Cooper aggregation

    The Packetmaster EX2 can work as a dual link TAP with dual aggregation output, with filtering and load balancing, at the same time.

    Packetmaster as Patchfield

    The Packetmaster EX can be used as intelligent patch field. This is feature is possible because the EX has no designated in and out port configuration. Each port is an input and an output at the same time.

    Amplification

    You can enlarge the transfer range of your media dramatically without risking errors on your data. The examples below show some common options, but a lot more combinations are possible.

    aggregation 40 x 10 Gbit links with one EX 20400

    Cubro now offers a "NEW" Packetmaster solution with 80 x 10 Gbit Ethernet ports.
    The base unit is the EX 20400 with a new firmware that gives us the possibility to convert
    a 40 Gbit port into 4 independent 10 Gbit ports.

    Cubro NPB units support bypass function

    The Cubro Bypass Application is a superior way to provide a fail-safe access port for an in-line monitoring appliance. From EX2 with Gbit up to EX 20400 with 100 Gbit bypass feature. With and without optical layer 1 switch support.