Cisco Transceiver Module: GLC-T vs GLC-TE 1

Cisco Transceiver Module: GLC-T vs GLC-TE

Cisco SFP transceiver modules have become exceedingly popular with the widespread of Cisco routers and switches. GLC-T and GLC-TE are the two types of Cisco SFP transceiver module. Since the name GLC-T and GLC-TE are quite similar, many end users may be confused. So are they the same one? Here we’ll focus on GLC-T vs GLC-TE to help find the answer. GLC-T…

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What is the Function of Switch in Networking

Network switches have been an indispensable component in corporate or data center networking. However, faced with the question that what the exact function of a switch in networking is, a few people can answer that in a systematic way. In this post, this question is going to be solved. What Is the Network Switch The network switch in networking is a…

GBIC module

What is GBIC Module?

Nowadays, confusion appears when facing so many options on the fiber optic market, so being familiar with fiber optic equipment is helpful to select the one that exactly meets your need. When it comes to transceiver modules, various kinds of modules, like GBIC, SFP, QSFP, CFP and so on, may confuse you. What is GBIC? To help you get a…

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Cisco GLC-SX-MMD Compatibility Explained

Gigabit Ethernet, a significant breakthrough of telecommunication, stands for various technologies of transmitting signals in the speed up to 1000Mbp/s. GLC-SX-MMD module is the hot-pluggable input/output transceiver with small form-factor used in the transmission with the speed of 1000Mbp/s. GLC-SX-MMD transceiver modules can be used on many Cisco switches, such as Cisco Catalyst 2960-P switch, Catalyst 3560-CX and Catalyst 9400. So…

What Is PoE and Power Over Ethernet Switch? 10

What Is PoE and Power Over Ethernet Switch?

Network switches with PoE technology are widely used in business, school districts and healthcare facilities for the big benefits of their IP surveillance networks. So what is PoE, what is power over Ethernet switch, could you explain? What is PoE? PoE is short for power over Ethernet, which is a technology that can pass electrical power through an Ethernet cable…

Different types of CFP modules

What Does CFP Stand For?

The thriving of the 100G network makes the popularization of 100G optical transceiver modules, such as CFP modules, which provide a cost-effective solution for the 100G network. What does CFP stand for? How many types of CFP? This article will offer you the CFP wiki. What Does CFP Stand For? CFP (C form-factor pluggable) transceiver module’s form factor is specified by the…

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What is Optical Transceiver Module?

The speed and stability of the network are making a great leap forward thanks to the high bandwidth and low attenuation brought by fiber optics. The optical transceiver module is the major building block in the fiber-optic network, which conveys the information across communication channels for your optical systems. This article offers some rudiments about optical transceiver module and suggestions of choosing fiber…

10G SFP module for optical transmission

Comparison of 10GBASE-T and 10G SFP+ Transceiver

With the growing need for higher capacity network connectivity, 10G network transmission is becoming increasingly popular. 10G SFP+ optical transceiver and 10GBASE-T copper transceiver are the two main options of the 10G network. It becomes a challenge to choose the appropriate 10G connectivity for every IT worker. This article will compare 10GBASE-T with 10G SFP+ transceiver from the perspectives of…