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Using STARPOD with a computer, the user re-programs the transceiver module in less than a minute. After re-programming, the transceiver module can work with the leading vendor of choice. The module can be re-programmed as many times as required.

Starview International offers a wide range of highly reliable transceiver modules allowing the user to protect their investment cost especially with STARPOD.

Product Overview

Starview Programmable Optical Device (STARPOD) is designed to allow the user to re-program Starview transceiver modules (typically SFP/SFP+ and QSFP+/QSFP28) in the field. The STARPOD is also capable to tune the DWDM wavelengths of the DWDM tunable SFP+ module. This flexibility to re-program the transceiver module allows the user to connect the module to interwork with multiple leading vendors. The user will save time and money to support the wide varieties of networking equipment today.

STARPOD Programming Transceiver Coding

  • • Programming Kit for Starview SFP/ SFP+/ SFP28 and QSFP+/ QSFP28/ QSFP56
  • • User friendly graphical user interface(GUI)
  • • USB port for basic set up
  • • Multi-vendor programming
  • • Wavelength tuning for DWDM tunable SFP+ module





In this video demonstration, you will see how easy it is to program a Starview SFP/SFP+/QSFP+/QSFP28 module. With the use of STARPOD (Programmable Optical Devices), you can simply download the firmware of the equipment vendor into the transceiver module via the internet. After programming, the transceiver module will be able to work in the vendor equipment.




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  • • CISCO
  • • Juniper
  • • Alcatel Lucent
  • • Extreme Networks
  • • Force 10
  • • Huawei
  • • HP
  • • H3C
  • • Arista Networks
  • • Transition Networks
  • • ADVA Optical Networking
  • • BTI
  • • Intel
  • • EXFO
  • • JDSU
  • • ATI
  • • Tellabs
  • • Nortel Networks
  • • Netscout
  • • Adtran
  • • Brocade
  • • Ericsson
  • • RAD
  • • Avaya
  • • NSN
  • • VSS Monitoring
  • • Gigamon
  • • Cyan
  • • Fortinet
  • • Etc.


Ordering Information


SV-STARPOD2-USB Starview Programmable Optical Device (STARPOD) ver2 for reprogramming Starview Transceiver modules (SFP/ SFP+/ QSFP) to support various manufacturer's coding, c/w USB cable




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Using the STARPOD, even for only a few transceivers, soon covers its cost. Or you can get preconfigured transceivers from our Distribution Partners. You decide which solution fits your needs best.


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