openGear Optical Fiber Converters

openGear Optical Fiber Converters


FiDO is AJA’s family of SDI/Optical Fiber converters and includes openGear format cards. FiDO openGear cards allow the transport of 12G/3G/HD/SD-SDI over distances up to 10km when using standard Single-Mode fiber optic cable. FiDO openGear models support video formats all the way up to 4K/UltraHD.

Choose LC, ST, or SC fiber connectors, depending on the converter model. Configure as appropriate with the SFP configurator.

FiDO openGear converters meet all relevant SMPTE specifications and are rugged, versatile, and suitable for a variety of applications.

AJA Fiber Solutions

AJA provides a range of products and options to allow you to make the most of your fiber infrastructure. The FiDO line of Mini-Converters, alongside openGear rackframe versions are specifically designed to enable conversion and transfer of baseband video and raw video data across Fiber and the wide range of model choices allows you to address Single-Mode and Multi-Mode needs.

Fiber Solutions

DashBoard Support
with Smart Control

DashBoard is the one control system that unites openGear. DashBoard offers setup, real time control, monitoring, and tools for creating customized workflow through CustomPanels. The optional Advanced Networking controller features DataSafe, which automatically saves and restores settings if a module is swapped.

DashBoard Software

DashBoard software offers quick and convenient configuration and control of openGear cards on macOS, Windows, and Linux.

openGear Compatibility

The openGear standard ensures that AJA cards will be compatible with other openGear products from certified openGear partners. With a growing list of products, openGear is the future of rackframe products.

AJA Mini-Matrix

Information on the complete line of AJA Rack Frames and cards are now available in the Mini-Matrix. AJA products are extensive and this app helps you find the right converter for any situation, wherever you are.

Individual products have links back to the main AJA website for more details and you can email product information directly from the app.

Launch Mini-Matrix

Industry leading Support

AJA’s technical support is recognized as among the best in the industry and is available to all AJA customers. If you need assistance with any aspect of your openGear installation, configuration, operation or encounter any technical issue, AJA Support will work with you to get up and running.

openGear products are covered by a generous five year warranty. Please see the individual Product’s Manual for additional specifics around warranty conditions for the product itself.