S-8100 Series


Fibre Channel or FICON and Ethernet Layer 2 Over SONET

S-8100 Deployment Diagram

LightSand S-Series gateways provide the most efficient means of moving data at OC-3, OC-12, and OC-48 rates. The ability to carry multiple protocols through a standard SONET or SDH circuit over distances of up to tens of thousands kilometers without performance degradation, and with data delivery guaranteed, provides for a truly global data infrastructure.

The following LightSand products support Fibre Channel and Ethernet Layer 2 over SONET: S-8100A, S-8100B, S-8100E.

The following LightSand product supports FICON and Ethernet Layer 2over SONET/SDH: S-8100F.