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Fiber Optic Connectivity and Ethernet Transmission Equipment for Government Facilities
ComNet is a leading supplier of fiber optic and Ethernet transmission for government building and facilities throughout the US and the world.
ComNet is a leading supplier to all aspects of the U.S. Government for state-of-the-art, high-reliability fiber optic and copper-based transmission equipment. ComNet supports this market with products utilized for the transmission of high quality video, audio, and serial and Ethernet data; many of these products are used in numerous worldwide Government installations and facilities for the transmission of CCTV video for surveillance and perimeter monitoring, and data for control, in demanding mission-critical/extreme reliability applications in a variety of network configurations and architectures. Most of the products offered are environmentally hardened for deployment in harsh out-of-plant operating environments.
ComNet proudly designs and builds our products in the United States, and we back all of our products with a "no questions asked" Lifetime Warranty. ComNet products are offered through the GSA schedule.
In response to a large U.S. Government facility requirement for an extremely reliable, fail-safe video and data transmission system, ComNet introduced its unique SHR product series. This is a fiber optic drop-and-insert/self-healing ring video and data transmission system designed for large-area perimeter surveillance and monitoring applications. Designed for use with the optical fiber typically configured as a true ring, the optical network may also be configured in the easier-to-deploy linear add-drop topology. The SHR system utilizes 10-bit digital encoding of baseband composite video for true broadcast quality video performance, and provides an easy to install platform for the video and control data to be inserted and extracted at multiple insert-and-drop (or monitoring) locations throughout the network. Transmission distances of up to 30 miles (48 km) between nodes is available when the single-mode variant of this equipment is employed, making the SHR system ideal for extremely wide area networks and related applications Successfully installed for over a year, and completely satisfying the Governments difficult schedule and technical requirements, this product provided a cost-effective and highly reliable solution to a challenging security-related application, and is another example of the engineering innovation and responsiveness ComNet brings to the Government market.