For the feature of plug and play and powerful smart function, PLANET releases a new 10/100Base-TX to 100Base-FX Smart Media Converter FST-80x series.
The FST-80x series Smart Media Converter provide Media conversion between 10/100Base-TX and 100Base-FX interfaces, such as multi-mode ST/SC connectors (2km), single-mode SC connector (15/35/50km) and single fiber connector (WDM, 20km) These connection options are able to for various applications.
The FST-80x series Smart Media Converter provide auto MDI/MDI-X on their TP ports and store-and-forward mechanism for eliminating faulty packets. Use the DIP switch from the FST-80x to configure the available smart functions, such as the half / full duplex, auto-negotiation / force and 10/100Mbps options for TP and fiber interface. The LLR function can also immediately alarm network administrators for the media link issue and provide efficient solutions to monitor the entire network.
The FST-80x series Smart Media Converter can allow two types of segments connecting easily with efficient and cost effective. These Smart Media converter can be use as a standalone when its power on by its DC adapter. Or use as a slide-in module to the PLANET new 19-inch Web Smart 16-Slots Media converter chassis (MC-1600MR/MC-1600MR48). With this Web Smart Media converter chassis, the FST-801 are able to manage and status monitor through the local RS-232 console and remote web interface.