American Fibertek Displays Fiber Optic Transceivers

April 7, 2006
LAN fiber transmission systems deliver highest levels of efficiency

Las Vegas, NV (April 5, 2006) – American Fibertek, Inc. (AFI) is showcasing its 47 Series Ethernet Systems here at ISCW 2006. The units are designed to integrate the efficiency and performance of 1 Gig fiber optics technology into advanced networked security systems. The 47 Series provides a logical gateway to a network platform utilizing proven fiber optic transmission.

“The 47 Series delivers a cost-effective and highly efficient transition to LAN based system transmission operations,” said Jack Fernandes, President and CEO of AFI. “The units incorporate the advantages of LAN based systems with the field proven reliability and performance characteristics intrinsic to fiber optics technology.”

AFI’s new 47 Series 1000Base-SX Ethernet Data System transmits and receives 1000Base-SX over multimode or singlemode optical fiber and is completely transparent with auto negotiate features. The units automatically configure themselves for MDI/MDIX operation and feature diagnostic indicators for instant system status verification. Units are available as stand alone or rack cards for use in AFI card cages.

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About American Fibertek, Inc. American Fibertek, Inc. is a leading supplier of innovative fiber optic communication transmission solutions for video, data, audio, audio/video and cable system applications. With two decades of experience in the fiber optics industry, American Fibertek, Inc. has a renowned history of innovation that includes introduction of the industry’s first rack card and card cage systems, the first mini modules for color transmission, the first fiber optic transceivers with AGC, and first to offer bi-directional fiber systems for advanced CCTV systems devices.