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Switch Center Solutions

Centrix™ Platform, Corning’s next-generation switch center solution, combines extreme flexibility and simplicity with the ultimate in density. With superior jumper management and an innovative fiber routing system, Centrix Platform is a cross-functional solution that meets the requirements of multiple application spaces.

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  • Supports an industry-leading 4,320 LC or 2,880 SC ports per frame
  • Modular cassette design enables one platform for multiple application spaces including switch centers, access nodes, street cabinets and building entry points
  • Superior jumper management that accommodates 2.0-mm jumpers
  • As much as 20 percent more jumper routing space and 50 percent more cable routing space compared to competitive solutions
  • Frame available in both front and rear cable access designs
  • Innovative fiber routing system optimizes jumper management and allows the division of  jumper routing paths to reduce pileup
  • Offers integration of optical devices such as WDMs, splitters and test ports
  • Offers on-frame splicing without loss of connector count density or special splice housing interconnections


Eclipse® Hardware Product Family Enhanced Management Frame
Eclipse Hardware Rack 
  • Uniquely flexible integrated fiber management
  • Universal housing accommodates both traditional and custom applications
  • Pre-engineered, 864-fiber solution can be housed on a standard 7-ft rack
  • ECL-D4U housing offers on-frame splicing without sacrificing density
Enhanced Management Frame (EMF) 
  • 1,728 fiber capacity
  • Enables on-frame splicing without sacrificing density
  • Splitter accessories do not require separate housing
  • EMF-MTP® Modules can reduce the number of individual fiber jumpers by as much as 91 percent
  • EMF-Pretium EDGE® Modules can increase the number of fiber terminals up to 2,304

Product Resources

» Eclipse Hardware Product Family Specifications and Options 
» Enhanced Management Frame Specifications and Options 
» Switch Center Decision Matrix 
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