SOURCE: Transition Networks

Transition Networks

June 30, 2011 10:56 ET

Transition Networks Showcases Extensive Fiber Networking Portfolio at NETCOM 2011

Transition Networks Offers the Ability to Affordably Integrate the Benefits of Fiber Optics Into Any Data Network -- in Any Application -- in Any Environment

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL--(Marketwire - Jun 30, 2011) - Transition Networks Inc., the conversion and switching technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), will be showcasing their broad portfolio of fiber networking infrastructure products at this year's NETCOM 2011 conference & exhibition in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Transition's innovative products provide network managers the ideal media convertors, switches and more to meet the increasing network traffic demand of any environment; office to the most harsh and rugged.

"We're excited to return to the NETCOM 2011 conference and look forward to sharing our new technologies with our important Brazilian customer base," said Patrick Schaber, Director of Marketing at Transition Networks. "Our customers globally are converging and extending their networks, while increasingly managing their networks remotely. Our customers' networks are providing ever more bandwidth to their end users while balancing controlling their networks' operating and capital expenses."

Transition Networks will illustrate how its broad base of fiber networking devices allow network managers to manage the growth companies face while still maintaining their existing infrastructure. Transition's representatives will demonstrate market-leading copper-to-fiber conversion and Ethernet switching products aimed at Enterprise, Security, Data Center, Industrial and Service Provider customers.

Products from Transition Networks include:

Evolving the Service Provider Network to Meet Customer Demand
Providing service has become more than just a connection. Transition's selection of MEF certified CPE/NID devices, our fiber-conserving CWDM, and traditional TDM products allow providers to guarantee service levels, manage remotely, throttle bandwidth, and assure reliability while preserving valuable fibers. Transition will be showcasing their 802.3ah/802.1ag/Y.1731 network interface devices (NIDs) at the conference.

Affordable, Customizable Ethernet Switching
Cut costs by paying for only the ports and features you need. Transition's MILAN brand of Ethernet switches offers a flexible and customizable set of switching options.

Power and Data Merged with Power-Over-Ethernet (PoE)
Combine power and data over one copper cable to wireless access points, security cameras and IP phones with Transition's PoE copper to fiber conversion and switching products.

Ethernet from the Office to the Hardened Environment
Take Ethernet from the office to the factory floor, substation, and extended temperature environments with Industrial conversion and switching products - including Gigabit and POE options.

Convergence Security & Surveillance with the Data Network
Utilize fiber in the data network and Power-over-Ethernet to overcome distance and powering limitations of IP video security networks.

For more information on Transition Networks and related technologies, please visit us at NETCOM 2011, booth #13.

About Transition Networks Products
Transition Networks' conversion products are known for their ruggedness and reliability. They have a 99.4 percent customer acceptance rating. All Transition Networks brand of media converters and switches carry a lifetime warranty.

About Transition Networks Inc.
Transition Networks Inc. offers networking connectivity solutions that make networks perform better, faster and more reliably while helping companies leverage their existing networking infrastructure. The company's Transition Networks brand of media converters make conversion between disparate media types possible, providing conversion technology solutions that offer the necessary adaptations without affecting the performance, nature or appearance of the network. Its complete Milan portfolio of multilayer switching products is designed to facilitate low-cost network evolution with unique solutions, easing the stress on networks caused by high-bandwidth applications. Based in Minneapolis, Transition Networks distributes hardware-based connectivity solutions exclusively through a network of resellers in 50 countries, including Ingram Micro and Tech Data. Transition Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc., a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: JCS).

Statements regarding the Company's anticipated performance in 2011 are forward-looking and involve risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to: competitive products and other factors discussed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Company Contacts:
    Patrick Schaber
    Transition Networks
    (952) 996-1526
    Email Contact

    Henrique Presch
    Transition Networks
    +55 (11) 8244-7630
    Email Contact