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VX-1000GPP PoE Injector Simplifies Tricky Installations

The VX-1000GPP PoE Injector Simplifies Tricky Installations

An Industrial Grade PoE Injector that Simplifies Tricky Installations!

Versatek is proud to announce the release of it’s new VX-1000GPP Industrial Power over Ethernet (PoE) Injector. To many reading this article (looking at you installers and IT administrators) the convenience and savings of PoE technology will not come as any sort of a surprise.

For those of you who may be new to Power


Why Managed Switches are Ideal for Midsize Business Networks

Why Managed Switches are Ideal for Midsize Business Networks

As customers prepare projects for the holidays and the new year looms just over the horizon, midsize companies are starting to ponder what infrastructure investments will yield the most growth in 2017.

Smaller businesses may be as well since the journey from small to medium is full of long range thinking and planning.

A rapidly growing company infrastructure looks quite similar to what you’d find


media converters mining rescue

Versatek Cameras & Media Converters Aid Rescue of Chilean Miners

August 5, 2010: At 2:00 PM, roughly 50 miles northwest Copiapó, Chile, the San Jose gold and copper mine collapsed. 33 miners were trapped inside, helpless and cut off from the outside world.

It wasn’t until seventeen days later that the Chilean Minister of Mines was able to make contact with the miners sheltered roughly a half mile below the surface. Luckily, they were all safely inside a 500


NBC uses Versatek SFP Media Converter

NBC Employs Versatek SFP Media Converters to Cover Rio Olympics

NBC Sports coverage for the 2016 Olympic Games just wrapped up. No stranger to providing production work for massive events like Rio, Jim Bell (Executive Producer) and his army of technicians and journalists have inserted both themselves and their equipment right into the middle of the action for 16 consecutive days and nights.

To get a sense of the enormity of the Olympics, here are some stats on


How to Extend Your Ethernet

Top 5 Ways to Extend Ethernet (with Infographic)

RJ45 Ethernet connections are one of the most common forms of cabling found in local LAN networks. Ethernet is defined by IEEE’s 802.3 standard and can be classified in different categories including Cat5 (now obsolete), CAT5e, CAT6, and CAT6a. The two most common types of Ethernet speeds are known as Fast Ethernet, which


Industrial Internet of Things Infographic

What is the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)?

Gartner predicts that 20.8 billion things will be connected to the internet by 2020. The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the new generation of smart devices that connect to the internet and offer users the ability to remotely control and monitor their devices. Consumers typically associate the Internet of Things with sexy


XDSL speeds

Different xDSL Equipment Overview

DSL has come a long way since its humble ADSL beginnings. The following is the final part in The History of DSL Trilogy. If you missed the Part I discussing the history of DSL, click here.  For a quick overview  of the 6 xDSL technologies in use today, visit Part II of the series. 

Equipment Used For DSL

There are a range of products on the market that deploy DSL services. The following


Fastest Ethernet Extender

Fastest Ethernet Extender Achieves Wire Speed of 300 Mbps

Versa Technology is proud to announce that we will be offering the VX-VEB160G4 (V2), an Ethernet Extender Kit that can achieve transmission rates of up to 300Mbps (190 Mbps DS / 110 Mbps US).  The VX-VEB160 (V2) is the fastest Ethernet Extender Kit available in the market today with a near two-fold improvement in performance over the first generation (100 DS/100 US Mbps).

The second generation Ethernet


micro-media converters

Upgrade Your Ethernet Network to Fiber With Our Slim Profile Micro Media Converters

Versa Technology is proud to announce that we will now be helping businesses convert their Ethernet networks into fiber networks with our new micro-media converter series. Our micro-media converters boast a small form factor ideal for tight spaces. These units support 100FX, 100 FX SFP, or 1000 FX SFP interfaces in Fast Ethernet (FE) and Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) networking environments.

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802.11AC Wave 2

Dominating the 802.11ac Wave 2 with Multigigabit Ports

As 802.11ac Wave 2 Wireless Access Points (WAPs) are starting to hit the market and manufacturers are scrambling to fill a market need for multigigabit Ethernet.

The second iteration of the 802.11ac wi-fi standard can reach wireless speeds of up to 7Gbps in laboratory settings, an upgrade that makes Wave 1’s 1.3Gbps seem paltry.

To receive the full benefits of the upgrade, the speed boost will