Centauri is a Layer 1 switching device, capable of sending and receiving data over an optical link at very high speeds, with very low latency.


Layer 1 devices only serve as a conduit for data, passing through all packets without the ability to apply any modification.

For details regarding any of the following information about protocols supported by Centauri, please CONTACT US.


Synchronisation protocols

  • 1588v2 (PTP)
  • G.8275.1/8275.2 (Enhanced PTP)
  • SyncE (ITU-T G.8261/8262/8264)


Transmission protocols

  • Traditional NTP Ethernet
  • OTU
  • OBSAI
  • Fiber Channel
  • CPRI
  • eCPRI
  • STM
  • SONET