Washington DC, 06 March 2017: Global connectivity supplier, HUBER+SUHNER, has unveiled a new RF over Fiber portfolio at SATELLITE 2017, highlighting the company's ability to provide end-to-end connectivity for mission critical satellite ground station applications.
The introduction of this portfolio – which includes 20 GHz RF over Fiber Transceiver – and the acquisition of Polatis now enables HUBER+SUHNER to offer dynamic end-to-end connectivity solutions for distribution of RF signals in ground stations over optical fiber.
As compared to legacy RF switching technologies prolific on the market today, this revolutionary all optical switching approach provides the utmost in switching speed, accuracy, stability, reliability and security; essential attributes supporting higher data-rate applications of the SATCOM industry.
"The acquisition of Polatis has bolstered HUBER+SUHNER's ability to address a broad range of connectivity solutions for our diversified customer base and their applications demanding state-of-the-art and fiber-based signal distribution in satellite ground stations," said B.J. Lyman, Aerospace and Defense Market Manager at HUBER+SUHNER.
HUBER+SUHNER Polatis is the world leader in optical switching technology innovation and offers innovative switching solutions with port counts from 4x4 to 384x384 for modern fiber-based networks, delivering the highest-performing optical layer connectivity and Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solutions for Data Center Colocation, Telecommunications, Government & Defense, Test & Measurement and Video Distribution markets.