Modular Protocol-Independent, 10 Gbps SFP+ Fiber Mode Converter

iMcV-10G Converter SFP+

  • Interchangeable SFP+ modules allow for multiple fiber mode/type conversion options (single mode, multi-mode)
  • DDMI enabled XFPs are supported through SNMP when installed in a compatible managed chassis
  • Supports 3R’s signal regeneration – Re-amplify, Re-shape, Re-time
  • Supports a wide range of SFP+ Modules with transmission speeds from 9.9 Gbps to 11.3 Gbps
  • Modules are hot-swappable; no need to power-down chassis when upgrading or trouble-shooting a single module
  • User selectable FX LinkLoss enables the operator to identify a cable fault failure when the unit is not installed in a managed chassis
  • Supports Config Control, a feature that retains the latest configuration of a module regardless of how the initial configuration was setup, whether by DIP Switch or SNMP Management Module
  • Supports Internal Test Head functionality
SKU: 860-12102 Category: Tag:

Product Description

The iMcV-10G-Converter SFP+ is a single-wide SNMP manageable module that allows network operators to convert an array of fiber types within a network. It installs in the modular, SNMP-manageable iMediaChassis series and in the unmanaged MediaChassis series.

The iMcV-10G-Converter SFP+ uses 10 Gbps SFP+ modules which are capable of moving large amounts of data over long distances for applications such as ISPs, Data Storage, Fiber Channel, and others. The hot-swappable nature of SFP+ and the numerous fiber protocols and types that are available allow for easy configuration and future upgrading as network demands evolve.

The iMcV-10G-Converter SFP+ is protocol-independent with dual SFP+ ports which can provide a single conversion between single-mode and multi-mode fiber, single-mode to single-mode fiber or multi-mode to single-strand single-mode fiber. The iMcV-10G-Converter SFP+ module supports a variety of user-configurable features such as Loss Carry Forward (LCF) and Internal Test Head feature.

Easily configure and manage converters with the GUI-based iView². As an SNMP management application, iView² gives network managers the ability to monitor and control B&B Electronics products. iView² runs standalone on Windows NT/XP/2000/7 or as a Web Server running under IIS.

Model Fiber Fiber Ports Range
860-12102 SFP+ 2 Various


  • 2 x SFP+ ports
  • Supports an array of 10G protocols
  • Converts between dissimilar fiber modes and wavelengths
  • Includes diagnostic LEDs
  • Hot-swappable architecture
  • Modular Form Factor
  • Compatible with B&B Electronics SFP+ and all standard SFP+ transceivers
  • Does not support Copper SFP+

Standard Compliance

  • Meets MSA Standards


  • Dimensions 4.19”H x 0.78”W x 2.75”D (10.74 x 2 x 7.05 cm)
  • Shipping Weight 0.25 lbs (0.11 kg)


  • Operating Temperature: -4° to +158° F (-20° to +70° C)
  • Storage Temperature: -40° to +185° F (-40° to +85° C)
  • Operating Humidity 5% to 95% (non-condensing),0 – 10,000 ft. altitude

Power Consumption

  • 637mA @ +70° C (Typical @ 5V)

Regulatory Aprovals

  • FCC Class A
  • UL/cUL, CE

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