Omnitron in the News

Irvine, CA – August 2 2011 – Omnitron Systems (, a provider of fiber optic access systems for next-generation Ethernet networks, today announced the launch of the miConverter™ S-Series, the smallest media converters available today. Weighing less than 2.5 oz. (72 grams), and about the length of a standard house key, the miConverter S-Series provides Gigabit and Fast Ethernet fiber to 10/100/1000BASE-T media conversion, and is designed for mobile applications where light weight, compact size and low power are critical requirements.

hybridnid_sm Light Reading Ethernet Europe, London, April 11, 2011 – Omnitron Systems, a leading provider of Ethernet demarcation and access products, today announced the deployment of the iConverter HybridNID™ as part of the EANTC Carrier Ethernet Global Interconnect Showcase at Light Reading Ethernet Europe. Since February 2010, the Global Interconnect Showcase has been a forum for demonstrating how multiple service providers can be interconnected and deliver end-to-end Carrier Ethernet services across regions where neither provider can have complete network coverage.

miconverter-chassis-smISC West, Las Vegas, NV – April 6, 2011 – Omnitron Systems Technology, ( a leading provider of fiber connectivity solutions, announced two new products that enable reliable, low-cost distance extension to multiple IP cameras with Power over Ethernet (PoE). Omnitron’s new miConverter™ 18-Module Chassis provides distribution of multiple fiber links from network equipment with RJ-45 copper interfaces. Omnitron’s new OmniConverter ™ FPoE/SL media converter enables cost-effective fiber connectivity to IP Cameras and injects PoE over the UTP cabling to power cameras.

tollroadIrvine, CA – November 2, 2010 – Omnitron Systems Technology, ( a provider of Carrier Ethernet and TDM fiber connectivity devices, announced the company is providing equipment that enables mobile backhaul to new cell towers constructed along the SR 241 & 261 Toll Roads in Orange County, California. Omnitron’s iConverter multi-service platform enabled Ethernet and TDM backhaul for wireless carriers AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint and Metro PCS who share these communication facilities. The project provides seamless cell service to the thousands of drivers using mobile devices who travel on the Toll Roads each day.

OMNICONVERTER_smIrvine, CA – October 29, 2010 – Omnitron Systems Technology, ( a leading provider of fiber connectivity devices announced a new solution for extending network distances to remote IP security cameras that draw electrical current from Power over Ethernet.

iConverter STM-1 IRVINE, CA – April 14, 2009 Omnitron Systems Technology, (, a provider of Carrier Ethernet demarcation devices and media converters, announced today that it will make a corporate donation to the American Red Cross to support earthquake relief efforts in Haiti. Omnitron will donate an amount equivalent to 1 percent of January 2010 sales to the Red Cross.

IRVINE, CA – September 24, 2009 Omnitron Systems Technology, (, a provider of fiber optic access and mobile backhaul solutions for next-generation Carrier Ethernet networks, today announced that their iConverter® Network Interface Devices (NIDs) have been certified compliant to the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 21 conformance and certification test process. The test process was performed by Iometrix, Inc., a leading independent testing lab, on behalf of the MEF.

New iConverter Provides Flexible Fiber Network Evolution

iConverter STM-1 IRVINE, CA – April 14, 2009 Omnitron Systems Technology, (, a provider of Carrier Ethernet demarcation devices and media converters, today announced the availability of the new iConverter® XG 10 Gigabit media converter.  The iConverter XG is a protocol-transparent media converter with two pluggable transceiver ports designed to simplify fiber connectivity for Ethernet and TDM networks by providing 10 Gigabit media conversion and fiber extension.  The iConverter XG functions as a copper-to-fiber converter, a fiber mode converter, a fiber repeater and a Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) transponder.  The product supports 100% traffic throughput and has no packet size restrictions. It is protocol transparent within the range of 9.95Gbps to 11.32Gbps, providing interoperability with common protocols including 10G Ethernet, 10G SONET/SDH, 10G Fiber Channel and 10G OTN (G.709).