Product ID: SFPGESST
The SFPGESST is a Cisco SFP-GE-S compatible fiber transceiver module that has been designed, programmed and tested to work with Cisco® brand switches and routers. It delivers dependable 1 GbE connectivity over fiber cable, for 1000BASE-SX compliant networks, with a maximum distance of up to 550 m (1804 ft).
This SFP fiber module is hot-swappable, making upgrades and replacements seamless by minimizing network disruptions.
All StarTech.com SFP & SFP+ transceiver modules are backed by a lifetime warranty and free lifetime multilingual technical support. StarTech.com offers a wide variety of SFP modules and direct-attach SFP cables, providing the convenience and reliability you need to ensure dependable network performance.
|System and Cable Requirements||MSA or Cisco compliant SFP port|
|Connector(s)||1 - Local Unit Connectors||Fiber Optic LC Duplex|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 70°C (32°F to 158°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 85°F)|
|Industry Standards||IEEE 802.3z 1000BASE-SX|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||32,0 mm [1,3 in]|
|Package Length||92,0 mm [3,6 in]|
|Package Width||11,9 cm [4,7 in]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||95,0 g [3,4 oz]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||1.25 Gbps|
|Max Transfer Distance||550 m (1804 ft)|
|Fiber Operating Mode||Half/Full-Duplex|
|Compatible Networks||1000 Mbps (1 Gbps)|
|Power Consumption (In Watts)||< 1 W|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Length||60,0 mm [2,4 in]|
|Product Width||12,0 mm [0,5 in]|
|Product Height||1,0 cm [0,4 in]|
|Weight of Product||17,0 g [0,6 oz]|
|Special Notes / Requirements||Note||For use in Gigabit fiber networking equipment and media converters|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||1.25 Gbps Multimode LC SFP|
Connect fiber network devices for high-speed transfers with LSZH rated cable
Connect a PCI Express-based desktop or rackmount PC directly to a fiber optic network using the Gigabit SFP of your choice
Scale your network and connect up to 10 different Gigabit Ethernet devices, including 8x RJ45 + 2x fiber optic connections using the SFPs of your choice
Add up to 10 different GbE devices to your network, using 8 RJ45 (PoE+) and 2 fiber-optic connections, with intelligent Layer 2 management
Wall Mount Ethernet Switch | 10/100/1000Mbps | 8 RJ45 Ports | L2 Managed
Convert and extend different networks over a Gigabit fiber cable connection using the SFP of your choice
Ensure the Network Device is running a compatible Firmware Version on a compatible Operating System. Please consult the manufacturer of the Network Device for more information regarding the minimum required or recommended system software.
SFP fiber transceivers (mini-GBIC) are specific to applications and therefore, you need to select the correct fiber transceiver for your application. StarTech.com offers a few types of fiber transceivers: Cisco®, Cisco Meraki®, HP®, and Juniper® compatible, as well as standard gigabit SFP converters. Although the transceivers may be referred to as GBIC or mini-GBIC, the correct terminology for the device is small form-factor pluggable transceiver or SFP . StarTech.com does not carry GBIC converters.
If your device is not a Cisco device, it can still use Cisco compatible SFPs. Cisco SFPs are specifically coded to be compatible with Cisco devices. A standard SFP will not work in a Cisco device.
StarTech.com offers two different output connector types for SFPs: RJ-45 and fiber.
No special requirements are necessary to use RJ-45 SFPs. However, if you use fiber transceivers, the following items need to be the same as the interconnecting equipment:
The connector type, such as LC, SC, or ST.
The mode (single mode or multi mode).
The wavelength, such as 850 nm, 1310 nm, or 1550 nm.
The DDM support.
The speed, such as 10Gbps.
Note: The properties listed above cannot be converted or changed by a cable, excluding the connector type.
UPC and APC are fiber connector types. UPC (Ultra Physical Contact) connectors have a fiber connector end face that has been polished to a dome-shape. APC (Angled Physical Contact) connectors have a fiber connector end face that has been polished at an eight degree angle. When building fiber solutions, be sure to avoid mixing UPC and APC connectors. UPC and APC cannot mate with one another because causes the fiber cores don’t touch. This can cause a degraded connection or none at all.
StarTech.com fiber products use UPC connectors.