For Simple Network Expansion, Modules Offer a Variety of Connectivity Options Over UTP Copper or Fiber-Optic Cabling
Luxul, a leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today announced its new family of SFP and SFP+ modules is now shipping. The hot-pluggable modules offer data rates of 1 GB or 10 GB over UTP copper or fiber-optic cabling and a variety of wavelengths and distances.
“Our new modules enable simple and cost-effective network expansion for any type of installation,” said Mike Grubb, vice president of marketing at Luxul. “Whether interconnecting multiple Luxul switches featuring SFP or SFP+ ports, or providing an additional port for connectivity to a networked device, our offering provides a variety of connectivity options for short- and long-distance runs.”
Luxul’s UTP copper solutions include 1000Base-T and 10GBase-T modules that support distances up to 100 meters over Cat 5/6a/7 cable. The company’s fiber-optic lineup features 1 GB and 10 GB multimode duplex modules for distances up to 550 meters and 10 GB single-mode duplex and simplex modules for distances up to 20 kilometers. For applications requiring a more cost-effective, plug-and-play solution, Luxul also offers a 10 GB, .5 meter direct-attach cable.
Device Specification Table:
|1G-RJ45||UTP||Cat 5||—||1 GB||—|
|10G-RJ45||Cat 6a/7||—||10 GB||—|
|Duplex fiber||Multi||1 GB||850 nanometer|
|10G-MM-DX-LC||Duplex fiber||Multi||10 GB||850 nanometer|
|10G-SM-DX-LC||Duplex fiber||Single||10 GB||1310 nanometer|
|10G-SM-SX-LC||Simplex fiber||Single||10 GB||1270 / 1330 nanometer|
For more information on Luxul’s SFP and SFP+ modules, visit https://www.luxul.com/categories/accessories/switch-accessories.aspx.
Luxul is a leading innovator of simple-to-deploy professional-grade IP networking solutions for use by custom installation professionals. Designed for use in both residential and commercial environments, the Luxul family offers a complete line of solutions that simplify network design and deployment — resulting in a scalable network that is both powerful and easy to install. With Luxul, installers can deliver the ultimate IP network without the complexity associated with traditional networking gear. Find out more at luxul.com.