Active Star 5250 Hubfor IBM iSeries and AS/400
14-port Twinax-to-RJ45 Active Star Hub
PowerStar V Active Star Hub is a cost-effective way to convert a Twinax
topology to the greater reliability and flexibility of a
Category 5 or Category 6 (Cat5 or Cat6)
cabling star topology.
at (800)597-2525 for other Transition networks iSeries and AS/400 wiring
products such as Twinax-to-fiber converters and Twinax multiplexers.
Direct Replacement for IBM
7299 & 6299, Gemini Express, OmniTron OmniStar, Nevada Western
and other brands of Active Star Hubs
two hosts and 14 devices in a star configuration via
Cat5 or Cat6 cable at a total distance of up to 1520 meters (5,000
feet) from the host.
true start sequence regeneration and line synchronization.
has separate transceiver circuitry and is isolated from the
other ports, so disconnecting or removing one device does not
affect the other devices.
compensates for speed differences among 5250 devices.
slot and Slide-In-Cards (SICs) let you extend network
distances even further. An optional modular Twinax SIC extends
the total distance from the controller to each workstation to
1520 meters. Or the optional Fiber Optic SIC extends that
distance to 3,000 meters.