Category: Test and Measurement
News, and articles about Test and Measurement equipment used in the telecommunication industry.
EXFO Introduces New Series of Test Solutions for Data Centers and Hyperscalers
EXFO has announced it’s advancements in next-generation test solutions to meet the needs of service providers, hyperscalers, data center operators, and component manufacturers who are striving to deliver increased speeds and feeds for bandwidth-hungry services. EXFO develops smarter test, monitoring and analytics solutions for the global communications industry. 800G test solution FTBx-88800 series: Enhancing EXFO’s high-speed testing portfolio, this powerful…
Finisar Introduces Portable Optical Spectrum Analyzer
Optical components and subsystems manufacturer, Finisar has introduced a new equipment for analyzing optcial spectrum. The portable equipment named, WaveAnalyzer™ 200A is a compact unit powered by batteries with touch screen. WaveAnalyzer 200A is designed for spectral measurements in advanced optical communication systems in the R&D laboratory as well as installation, maintenance and troubleshooting applications in networks and data centers….
Fiber Optic Power Meter
Important specifications for fiber optic power meters include wavelength range, optical power range, power resolution, and power accuracy. Some devices are rack-mounted or handheld. Today we will focus on fiber optic power meters. What does the Optical Power Meter (OPM)mean? An optical power meter (OPM) is a device used to measure the power in an optical signal. The term usually refers to a device for…
Testing of Fiber Optic Connection
Different fibers and different connectors fiber adapter panels to choose.such as Fiber Adapter Panels and Customized Rack-Mount Fiber Patch Panels. Currently, MTP/MPO cabling system helps ease the migration to 40 / 100G networks. The next step we will have to do is to see if the specific fiber link we are using is working properly. To finish the test, two techniques…