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COMMUNICATION NEWS | MARCH 8, 2017

New Port Switches Deliver Advanced Tools for Smart Management of IP-Based Powered Devices

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value, data network integration solutions, has expanded its portfolio of PoE+ enterprise switches with the new smart managed PoE+ switches. View Full Article on Communication News

 

MISSION CRITICAL | FEBRUARY 27, 2017

Part 7: Best Practices For Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

Media conversion is a critical network function for growing data centers, but too many purchase decisions are based solely on data sheet information or worse yet, from price lists. View Full Article on Mission Critical

 

THOMASNET.com | FEBRUARY 26, 2017

PoE+ Switches feature auto power reset.

Available with 8, 16 or 24 10/100/1000 Base-T PoE+ ports and two 100/1000 SFP slots, PoE+ Switches are equipped with device management system. View Full Article on THOMASNET.com

 

NETWORK WORLD | FEBRUARY 13, 2017

New products of the week: SMxxTAT2SA: Smart Managed PoE+ Switches with Built-in Device Management System

The 8, 16 and 24-port switches with built-in Device Management System enable security integrators to implement/upgrade networks and remotely manage IP-based powered devices while reducing downtime and simplifying management. View Full Article on Network World

 

AGL MAGAZINE | FEBRUARY 13, 2017

How PoE+ And A New Class Of Media Converters Are Simplifying Small Cell Backhaul

Media converters offer mobile network operators maximum flexibility for small cell backhaul connectivity from 40 Mbps to 400 Mbps. View Full Article on AGL Magazine

 

MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | FEBRUARY 10, 2017

Part 6: Best Practices For Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

Build a consistent and repeatable cable infrastructure. View Full Article on Mission Critical

 

COMPUTERWORLD PHILIPPINES | IT WORLD | NETWORK WORLD | TECH WORLD | JANUARY 31, 2017

Maximizing use of existing cabling saves time, money and headaches

Network advances often require cable upgrades, but rewiring takes time and money. View Full Article on Computerworld PhilippinesView Full Article on IT World | View Full Article on Network World | View Full Article on Tech World

 

CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE | JANUARY 17, 2017

Transition Networks to highlight PoE+ extenders, switches at 2017 BICSI Winter show

Transition Networks announced it will display various solutions from its extensive product portfolio at the upcoming 2017 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition (Jan. 22 – 26) in Tampa, FL. View Full Article

 

MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | JANUARY 6, 2017

Part 5: Best Practices for Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

There’s certainly value in getting a low cost media conversion system.View Full Article

 

MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | DECEMBER 30, 2016

Part 4: Best Practices for Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

Today, I want to explore the best practice of creating a separate network for physical security of a data center. View Full Article
INDUSTRIAL ETHERNET BOOK | DECEMBER 14, 2016

Transition Networks: New extenders deliver data and power to IP network devices over existing coaxial cable.

Transition Networks: New extenders deliver data and power to IP network devices over existing coaxial cable. View Full Article
THE MOBILE NETWORK | DECEMBER 30, 2016

A new way to simplify small cell backhaul

As UK mobile network operators (MNOs) seek to expand 4G coverage in large cities, they have increased their budgets for network infrastructure and are adopting small cells to add needed capacity to the mobile network and to give users more coverage, signal strength and bandwidth. View Full Article
IoT JOURNAL | NOVEMBER 14, 2016

How to Really Plug Into the IoT

Many people assume that using a radio protocol, such as Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, is the best choice for networking Internet of Things devices—appliances, cars, wearables and other systems—in our personal and business lives. View Full Article
MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | NOVEMBER 9, 2016

Part 3: Best Practices For Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

In my previous blog posts, I’ve talked about media conversion at the physical layer and how to use optical time-domain reflectometer (OTDR)-equipped small form-factor pluggables (SFP) to detect fiber breaks. View Full Article
CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE | OCTOBER 18, 2016

Transition Networks focused on increasing bandwidth, extending distance and improving networks’ security at Dell EMC World 2016

Transition Networks, Inc., a provider of data network integration solutions, is displaying at Dell EMC World 2016 a broad range of products that provide companies with the ability to increase their network bandwidth, extend distance, and improve security View Full Article
CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE | OCTOBER 7, 2016

Cabling Innovators Spotlight: Transition Networks

Cabling Installation & Maintenance’s 2nd annual Cabling Innovators Awards presentation was held September 12, 2016 at the BICSI Fall Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, TX. View Full Article
SDM MAGAZINE | OCTOBER 1, 2016

Upgrade Analog To Poe-Powered Cameras Without Replacing Infrastructure

Transition Networks announced a new Ethernet Over Coax Extender With PoE+, designed to reduce costs associated with implementing or upgrading video surveillance security networks. View Full Article
MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | SEPTEMBER 27, 2016

Best Practices For Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion
Part 2 of 7: Leverage OTDR-equipped SFPs to detect fiber breaks.

In my first post, I talked about media conversion at the physical layer. View Full Article
CONNECTIONS+ | SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

Transition Networks extender simplifies IP surveillance upgrades

Transition Networks Inc. today announced the availability of its Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+, which it said reduces cost and accelerates time to service by utilizing existing coax cabling infrastructure to upgrade from analog to IP-based surveillance cameras or connect other IP devices to the Ethernet network. View Full Article

 

INFOTECH SPOTLIGHT | SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

New Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+ from Transition Networks Simplifies Analog to IP Surveillance System Upgrades

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high- value data network integration solutions, today announced immediate availability of its Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+, which reduces cost and accelerates time to service by utilizing existing coax cabling infrastructure to upgrade from analog to IP-based surveillance cameras or connect other IP devices to the Ethernet network. View Full Article

 

YOUR CABLE PLANT NEWS | SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

New Transition Networks ION media converter chassis offers greater flexibility for fiber/copper network integration

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high- value data network integration solutions today announced a 6-slot version of the company’s ION Multi-Service Integration Platform of chassis-based multi-service, media conversion system. View Full Article

 

CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE | SEPTEMBER 12, 2016

Cabling Innovators Awards ceremony honors products, systems and applications

The second annual Cabling Innovators Awards presentation ceremony was held September 12 at the BICSI Fall Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, TX. View Full Article

 

CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE | SEPTEMBER 6, 2016

Transition Networks gears up for 2016 BICSI Fall Conference

Transition Networks (Minneapolis, MN) announced that it will display a range of data network integration products designed to help companies extend the life of their existing network cabling infrastructure – from fiber optics to coax cable – at the company’s booth #516 at the 2016 BICSI Fall Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, TX (September 11-15). View Full Article
SECURITY WORLD | AUGUST 22, 2016

New Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+ from Transition Networks Simplifies Analog to IP Surveillance System Upgrades

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, announced immediate availability of its Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+, which reduces cost and accelerates time to service by utilizing existing coax cabling infrastructure to upgrade from analog to IP-based surveillance cameras or connect other IP devices to the Ethernet network. View Full Article
NETWORK WORLD | AUGUST 22, 2016

New products of the week 8.22.16 (ION 6-slot)

ION 6-Slot Chassis allows data centers and enterprises to integrate new technologies with copper and fiber cable plants to extend networks within a building, between buildings or throughout a campus.View Full Article

 

CHINA FIBER OPTIC ONLINE | AUGUST 16, 2016

Transition Networks introduces new 6-slot ION Media Conversion platform

Transition Network, a provider of data networking equipment for the Minnesota network, today introduced a new 6-slot version of the ION Multi-Service Media Conversion System platform. View Full Article

 

MISSION CRITICAL MAGAZINE | AUGUST 15, 2016

Best Practices For Evolving Data Center Networks Utilizing Media Conversion

Media conversion is a critical network function for growing data centers, but too many purchase decisions are based solely on data sheet information or worse yet, from price lists. View Full Article
ELECTRONICS 360 | AUGUST 5, 2016

Ethernet Products Look to Extend the Reach of Security Networks

Transition Networks Inc. has rolled out three Ethernet products designed to reduce the costs associated with implementing or upgrading security networks.View Full Article

 

INSTALALDORES DE TELECOMHOY | AUGUST 5, 2016

Media Conversion Chassis

Transition Networks has announced a version six chassis slots media conversion, entitled ION Multi-Service Integration Platform for systems conversion multimedia based on standard racks. View Full Article

 

CONVERGE DIGEST! | APRIL 19, 2016

Transition Networks Debuts 40Gbps QSFP+

Transition Networks introduced its new 40G quad small form factor pluggable (QSFP+) optical transceivers designed for high growth 40G Ethernet networks. View Full Article

 

CHINA FIBER OPTIC ONLINE | APRIL 19, 2016

Transition Networks at New York Data Center Enterprise Conference Showcases the Latest 40G QSFP+ Modules

Minnesota data network integration solutions provider, today announced the Transition Network will showcase the latest in enterprise DatacenterDynamics Assembly held April 19 to 20 in New York on 40G the Q SFP + modules and intelligent SFP module and its Multi – Service Integration Platform. View Full Article

 

LIGHTWAVE | APRIL 19, 2016

Transition Networks offers 40-Gbps QSFP+ optical transceiver

Transition Networks, Inc. has added a 40-Gbps QSFP+ to its growing line of optical transceivers. View Full Article
LIGHTWAVE | APRIL 18, 2016

Active Ethernet vs. PON for Copper to Fiber Migration

Copper-based CATx cable for years has been the standard for enterprise network connectivity. View Full Article
LIGHT READING | APRIL 18, 2016

Transition Unveils 40G QSFP+ Transceivers

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced its new 40G quad small form factor pluggable (QSFP+) optical transceivers designed for high growth 40G Ethernet networks. View Full Article
LIGHTWAVE | APRIL 7, 2016

Transition Networks offers smart SFP with integrated OTDR

Transition Networks, Inc. has unveiled the TN-SFP-BCxxxx line of Smart SFPs, gigabit optical transceivers with integrated optical time-domain reflectometer (OTDR) capabilities. View Full Article

SEGS | APRIL 6, 2016

Transition Networks Develops Optical Modules

Transition Networks has developed optical modules compatible with leading manufacturers in the world market, with important differentials, such as distances up to 200Km in Fast or Gigabit and 100Km in 10G. View Full Article
IHS ELECTRONICS 360 | APRIL 5, 2016

Ethernet Products Look to Extend the Reach of Security Networks

Transition Networks Inc. has rolled out three Ethernet products designed to reduce the costs associated with implementing or upgrading security networks. View Full Article

 

TELECOM ENGINE | APRIL 4, 2016

Transition Networks Unveils Three New Products for Ethernet Security Networks at ISC West

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced it will showcase three new products at the ISC West trade show, happening April 6-8, 2016 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. View Full Article
CHINA FIBER OPTIC ONLINE | MARCH 28, 2016

Transition Networks Publishes Intelligent SFP Modules with Built-in OTDR

Transition Networks has a 25 year history of Minnesota’s optical networking products manufacturer, a leading innovator of high-value data network convergence solutions provider Transition Networks, Inc. today introduced a new fiber breaks can be detected intelligent Gigabit SFP optical modules TN – the SFP -BCxxx, and thus helps to simplify network maintenance. View Full Article
THOMASNET INDUSTRIAL NEWS | MARCH 21, 2016

Transition Networks to Demo Power Fiber Extender for Long Distance Power-over-Ethernet

Transition Networks, Inc., the data network integration technology expert, today announced it will display its prototype Power Fiber Extender solution at the OFC Conference on March 20 – 24 in Anaheim, California. View Full Article
CONTROL ENGINEERING | FEBRUARY 25, 2016

Understanding fiber-optic network technology for SCADA

With coarse wave division multiplexing (CWDM), up to 16 wavelengths of light are transmitted across a pair of fiber cables; each wavelength is an independent data channel for a separate flow of data up to 10 Gbps. View Full Article
TELECOM RESELLER | FEBRUARY 12, 2016

Introducing Transition Networks

Founded in 1987 as Transition Engineering, the company’s first products adapted coaxial cable to twisted-pair cables; connecting terminals to mainframe computers.View Full Article
NETWORK WORLD | FEBRUARY 12, 2016

New products of the week 2.8.2016

Transition Networks is expanding its Mini media converter portfolio with a Hardened Gigabit Ethernet converter (M/GE-ISW-SFP-01) – a copper to fiber converter designed for extreme environments.View Full Article

 

FIBREOPTIC HOY | JANUARY 25, 2016

Copper to Fiber Mini Converters

Transition Networks, subsidiary of Communications Systems, has introduced its new family of mini converters from copper to fiber 10/100/1000 Ethernet bridging, known as M / GE-ISW-xx-01 . View Full Article

 

JOHN DAY’S AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONIC | JANUARY 7, 2016

Hardened Ethernet Brings Throughput, Flexibility to Transportation Applications

The use of Ethernet – the most popular networking technology in corporations and data centers – is growing in automotive and transportation applications. View Full Article

 

We value Transition Networks as a vendor. We have been extremely impressed with the capabilities and performance of their products and even more with their support and willingness to work with us to add features or address issues.

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