CENTAURI Technical Specifications

CENTAURI mechanical specifications | Size, weight, and more
Consult the table below for information on dimensions, weights and mechanical specifications you may need when planning for the deployment of CENTAURI. ...
Wed, 29 Sep, 2021 at 10:53 AM
What is the Operational Range of Transcelestial Centauri?
Centauri can support links from a minimum distance of 200m/660ft to over 3km/1.86mi. For additional information please contact us to obtain our technical sp...
Thu, 23 Sep, 2021 at 7:19 PM
What is the minimum distance allowed between Transcelestial’s Centauri 1/10G devices, when linked?
The recommended minimum distance for a single link between Centauri devices is 200m or 660ft, There are some cases where this distance may be reduced by an...
Mon, 13 Sep, 2021 at 2:02 PM
What are the power requirements for Transcelestial Centauri?
Window heater off: 20W POE 802.3at and 0.42A Window heater on: 32W POE 802.3bt 0.67A Centauri may also be powered by external 48V DC. Transcelestial w...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 4:50 PM
What's the data transmission rate for CENTAURI?
Model Transmission Rate CENTAURI 1G 1 Gbps, Full Duplex CENTAURI 10G 10 Gbps, Full Duplex
Wed, 29 Sep, 2021 at 4:08 PM
Does CENTAURI support automatic positioning, alignment, and tracking (PAT)?
Yes, Transcelestial has implemented a proprietary system that supports automatic positioning, alignment, and tracking (PAT) to help maximise the availabilit...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 2:11 PM
What is the signal chain for the data that is transmitted via Centauri? Is it an Optical-to-Optical transfer or conversion?
The transmission of data happens via an Optical-Electrical-Optical signal path. When transmitting data, Centauri is connected to an optical fibre cable ...
Mon, 13 Sep, 2021 at 2:16 PM
What network protocols does Centauri support?
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 d...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 4:02 PM
Does Centauri support Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM) passthrough?
Centauri is a Layer 1 internet device. Centauri does support bi-directional SFPs. However, DWDM is not supported, because the signal received by Centauri is...
Mon, 13 Sep, 2021 at 2:20 PM
Can Centauri support a link between an OLT and an ONT?
Optical Line Terminals (ONTs) and Optical Network Terminals (ONTs) serve different purposes within a fibre optic network. While we have not specifically tes...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 3:30 PM