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Cisco Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP Cabling Connection

Cisco Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP Cabling Connection

FS Official 2018-05-15

To build the simplest 1G short distance network, you need to buy 1000Base-sx SFP transceivers and LC duplex fiber patch cable. Besides, other fiber tools can also be required for fiber network maintenance. Here we provide diverse connection solutions to help you get the most suitable devices for 1000Base-sx cabling connection.

Recommendation 1: Cisco Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP Direct Connection

The following diagram shows the simplest 1000Base-sx network connection that two 1000Base-sx SFP transceivers are connected by a multimode fiber patch cable. And a cassette cleaner can be used for fiber patch cable cleaning.

Item No. ID# Description
1 11774 Cisco GLC-SX-MM Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP 850nm 550m DOM
2 42095 1m (3ft) LC UPC to LC UPC Duplex 2.0mm PVC(OFNR) OM1 MMF Patch Cable
3 29838 Generic Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP 850nm 550m DOM
4 69353 FS S3800-48T4S 48x 100/1000Base-T with 4x 10GE SFP+ Switch
5 26388 CLE-BOX Cassette Cleaner for LC/SC/FC/ST/MU/D4/DIN (500 cleans)

Recommendation 2: Media Converters for Ethernet to 1000BASE-SX Fiber Links

Unlike the direct connection above, this solution shows 1000Base-sx SFP installed with Ethernet media converters, which enable connections of UTP copper based Ethernet equipment over a fiber optic link to achieve extending links over greater distances and to protect data from noise and interference.

Item NO. ID# Description
1 35289 8 Ports Managed Business Gigabit PoE+ Switch with 2 SFP, 250W
2 70705 1ft (0.3m) Cat5e Snagless Unshielded (UTP) PVC CM Ethernet Network Patch Cable
3 17237 10/100/1000 Base 1RJ45+ 1SFP Unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Media Converter
4 11774 Cisco GLC-SX-MM Compatible 1000BASE-SX SFP 850nm 550m Transceiver
5 43132 LC UPC to LC UPC Duplex PVC(OFNR) OM2 Multimode Fiber Optic Patch Cable
6 31466 12 Fibers Multimode OM2, Non-Armored Waterproof Outdoor Cable GYFTY
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