Escon connector


Beyond optics offers Escon connector and Escon cable meeting IBM system requirements.

escon cable

Escon was invented by IBM company as a channel connection architecture with the intent of improving connectivity by incorporating fibre optics into a network. ESCON used to connect a wide range of peripherals to IBM mainframe computers, the architecture supports data communications at a speed of 200Mbps.

ESCON cables are available with both single mode and multimode; Escon cable is born a duplex type. The feature of ESCON connector is that it has a shock proof plastic housing with a retractable shroud to protect the ceramic ferrules inside the connectors.ESCON connector has two 2.55 mm ceramic ferrules and a robust strain relief design.

Escon connector is a Retractable Shroud Duplex (RSD) and can be supplied as terminated patchcords or pigtails. Please contact us for a drawing of optical escon connector.

escon connector kit

ESCON connector is similar to FDDI connector, but ESCON connector contains a retractable shroud instead of a fixed shroud.

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