Monday, May 15, 2006

Digital Lightwave Scales Jitter Testing to 10.7 Gbps

Digital Lightwave announced the shipment of instruments equipped with jitter and wander testing from 1.5 Mbps to 10.7 Gbps. The instruments were shipped to a major telecommunications equipment manufacturer in Asia.

Digital Lightwave Network Information Computer (NIC) Plus is a portable test instrument that supports jitter and wander testing at all the following data rates: 1.5 Mbps, 2 Mbps, 34 Mbps, 45 Mbps, 51 Mbps, 139 Mbps, 155 Mbps, 622 Mbps, 2.5 Gbps, 2.66 Gbps, 9.953 Gbps, and 10.7 Gbps. The NIC Plus units support testing of PDH interfaces (DS1, E1, E3, DS3, E4), SONET/SDH interfaces (OC-1/3/12/48/192, STM-0/1/4/16/48), and OTN (Optical Transport Network) interfaces (OTU-1, OTU-2) and can be upgraded to support Next Generation SONET/SDH (VCAT, LCAS, GFP).