7-Slot 10" Media Converter Chassis
The 10" Media Converter Chassis with 7 Slots (Part number: MC-700) from Planet is a Media Converters. Media converter is a network device that converts communication protocols form one cable type to another type. This type of equipment is usually used in pairs to insert a fiber segment into copper networks.
High Density Chassis for Multiple Converter Installation PLANET MC-700 provides 7 slots in the 10” rack which saves more spaces for fiber-optic wiring yet eases the maintenance of media conversion. It allows the connectivity of up to seven PLANET Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet or VDSL2 Converters in one chassis. One fan is built-in for system cooling and its status can be watched by the LED indicators in the MC-700.
Plug and Play / Flexible Installation The MC-700 offers a flexible and scalable solution to media converter installation. There is an independent power supply in each slot of the MC-700, so that any converter is hot-swappable without causing interruption to other converters. The media converters can be plugged and played anytime. Each bay of the MC-700 can be populated with any of PLANET’s media converter series, the FT, GT, VC-20x and ICS series, to provide media conversion between fiber optic, phone wire and serial to copper lines