Quebec City, QC G1M 2K2


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400 Godin Ave
Quebec City, QC G1M 2K2

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EXFO develops smarter test, monitoring and analytics solutions for fixed and mobile network operators, webscale companies and equipment manufacturers in the global communications industry. Our customers count on us to deliver superior network performance, service reliability and subscriber insights. They count on our unique blend of equipment, software and services to accelerate digital transformations related to fiber, 4G/LTE and 5G deployments. They count on our expertise with automation, real-time troubleshooting and big data analytics, which are critical to their business performance. We’ve spent over 30 years earning this trust, and today 1,900 EXFO employees in over 25 countries work side by side with our customers in the lab, field, data center and beyond.


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LTB-8 Rackmount Platform

A powerful, scalable and hot-swappable eight-slot rackmount platform designed for advanced lab and manufacturing applications.
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Compact tester for fast and accurate characterization of passive optical components (Mux/Demux, filters, splitters) and modules (ROADM, WSS). Covers the full telecom spectral ...
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FTBx-3500 Variable Attenuator

EXFO’s FTBx-3500 Variable Attenuator combines innovative design techniques, high-quality components and meticulous calibration procedure.The Only VOA with Full Remote UI CompatabilityId...
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The FTBx-88400NGE Power Blazer, 400G Multiservice Test Solution is the industry's most advanced 400G test module with support for FlexE, 400GE and advanced transceivers. It delivers...
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100G Multiservice Test Module — FTBx–88200NGE Power Blazer

EXFO’s next-generation, 100G, advanced multiservice test solution with CFP4 and QSFP28interfaces.Key Features:- Integrated CFP4 and QSFP28 interfaces for testing next-generation...
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FTB-890 NetBlazer

Efficiently turn up and troubleshoot 64K circuits up to 100G networks smarter, simpler and faster. Key features include comprehensive testing for DSn/PDH, ISDN, SONET/SDH, OTN...
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Benchtop Optical Kits — LTK-1

Flexible and Affordable High-Performance Benchtop Power Meter on New LTB-1 PlatformThe LTK-1 combines the FTB-1750 power meter module with the new LTB-1 platform. The kit delivers...
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MaxTester 940/945 Telco OLTS

First tablet-inspired, multifunction optical loss test set (OLTS) delivering insertion loss, optical return loss and fiber length measurements at two wavelengths in five seconds...
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High-Speed Portable Field Testers — NetBlazer V2 Series

The ongoing transition toward a converged network infrastructure for legacy DSn/PDH, ISDN, SONET/SDH, OTN, Fibre Channel, requires a test tool that can cover a wide range of interfaces...
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Intelligent Optical Link Mapper — iOLM

Using automated multipulse acquisitions and advanced algorithms, the iOLM is an OTDR-based application that delivers detailed information on every element on the link, in a single...



400G Deployment Trends with EXFO

Sophie Legault, director, product management at EXFO, discusses the factors driving 400G deployments and what may come next with Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy.
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EXFO amps up next-gen optics testing

The most impressive aspect of EXFO’s participation in OFC 2022 was collaboration with 7 partnering vendor companies as well as interoperability demos with OIF and Ethernet Alliance...
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EXFO accelerates high-speed Ethernet

EXFO’s participation in the interoperability demo at OFC with other Ethernet Alliance members highlighted the importance of testing to support key technologies and next-generation...
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EXFO talks 5G transport challenges

Innovations such as FlexE and eCPRI will move 5G forward while ensuring it co-exists harmoniously with 4G. At ECOC, EXFO’s Sophie Legault spoke about these and other emerging ...
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Network evolution starts in the labs

As networks continue to evolve, test and measurement companies must remain at the cutting edge of technologies. Testing has become an essential component to integrate in processes...
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EXFO FTBx-88460 Power Blazer – Multiservice 400G Test Solution

The EXFO FTBx-88460 Power Blazer – Multiservice 400G test solution covers the full 400G ecosystem, including 400GbE, Flex-E, OTUCn/Flex-O, and transceivers. Its modular Open Transceiver...


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EXFO has upgraded its PXM/LXM instrument line.
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EXFO enhances PXM/LXM OLTS line for MPO connector certification

The test and measurement specialist has added a multimode fiber version of the instrument as well as added new certification features to the existing PXM/LXM OLTS.
Packet Transport

EXFO, Telescent pair for monitoring, diagnostics of reconfigurable networks

The combination has resulted in the addition of EXFO-produced diagnostic capabilities to Telescent’s Gen 4 Network Topology Manager (G4 NTM), an automated interconnect system....
Network Test

UK’s National Grid taps EXFO for fiber monitoring pilot

The effort calls for National Grid to also leverage Torrance, CA based Intellisense Systems’ micro weather station (MWS) Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
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EXFO offers FTBx-88480 400G dual-port field test module

The module can test today’s widely used 100G optical transceivers as well as 400G transceivers as they are deployed in the network. A 112G electrical lane design further enables...
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EXFO buys EHVA for PIC testing and automation

EXFO has expanded its portfolio for testing photonic integrated circuits (PICs) via the acquisition of Quebec City based EHVA. EHVA offers PIC test stations, unified test automation...
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UK’s Gigaclear using EXFO for rural FTTH fiber monitoring

The FTTP test equipment is expected to help ensure proper deployments as well as operation.
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The Impact of Dispersion on Today’s Networks

Let’s answer some of the more common questions about the impact of chromatic dispersion and polarization mode dispersion on today’s networks.
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Mergers & Acquisitions

EXFO, VIAVI assume battle stations ahead of special shareholder meeting

Lamonde describes the choice before shareholders August 13 as a win-win regardless of which way the vote goes. “Shareholders will have two good options,” he said. Not surprisingly...
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Hyperoptic using EXFO’s Nova Fiber remote fiber test system for UK FTTP roll-out

The network operator’s technicians will use Nova Fiber to ensure proper deployment of these new fiber broadband networks.
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EXFO’s Lamonde to VIAVI: Go away!

EXFO’s board, with Lamonde and CEO Philippe Moran recused, decided not to pursue VIAVI’s offer further.

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EXFO’s founder to take company private

The test and measurement technology firm has agreed to be acquired by 11172239 Canada Inc., a corporation EXFO's founder and majority shareholder, Germain Lamonde, controls.
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EXFO completes InOpticals acquisition

EXFO expects the addition of InOpticals’ sampling oscilloscopes, bit-error rate testers (BERTs), and other test instruments will strengthen its support of requirements for 400G...
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Best Practices for Validating 400G+ Transceivers

To maintain speed of production, manufacturers need simplified instruments capable of providing quick and accurate transceiver evaluation and validation.
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EXFO to buy manufacturing and R&D test instrument company InOpticals

Founded in 2017, Taiwan-based InOpticals develops sampling oscilloscopes, bit-error rate testers (BERTs), and other test instruments for use by manufacturers of optical transponders...
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Latest Ethernet Alliance High-Speed Networking Plugfest has 97% pass rate

If the latest Ethernet Alliance High Speed Networking (HSN) Plugfest is any indication, industry is making significant progress toward developing multivendor interoperable high...
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EXFO positions Optical Xplorer as optical fiber multimeter

The Optical Xplorer combines power meter, optical loss measurement, and light source functions with the ability to locate faults in the manner of OTDRs.
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2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Honorees

For the sixth year of our optical communications technology recognition program, we’ve gone back to basics. As always, we invited technology developers to submit products in various...
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EXFO FTBx-88460 Power Blazer – Multiservice 400G Test Solution

Covering the full 400G ecosystem – 400G Ethernet, Flex-E, OTUCn/Flex-O, and transceivers – and featuring EXFO's Open Transceiver System (OTS), a modular design allowing compatibility...
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EXFO ConnectorMax MPO Link Test Solution

The EXFO ConnectorMax MPO Link Test Solution takes the three essential tests needed to validate MPO-12 and MPO-24 links—polarity, continuity, and connector cleanliness—and combines...
High-Speed Networks

MissiON R&E network conducts terabit transmission trial

Mississippi-based communications services provider C Spire says it collaborated with optical technology vendors Nokia and EXFO (NASDAQ: EXFO, TSX: EXF) to enable a trial of terabit...
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Tier 1 service provider chooses EXFO Ontology network topology software

EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO, TSX: EXF) says it has won a contract worth $4.9 million to supply a U.S. Tier 1 service provider with the test and measurement technology provider’s EXFO...
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PON/Metro OTDR — MaxTester 730B

Fully featured, entry-level, dedicated OTDR with tablet-inspired design, suitable for metro and optimized to test through optical splitters, for seamless end-to-end FTTH characterizatio...
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Live Fiber Identifier/Tone Generator — LFD-300B/TG-300B FiberFinder

Performing network upgrade or optical testing requires a fiber to be disconnected. This is often easier said than done, since finding the right connection can be tricky, namely...
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MaxTester 940 Fiber Certifier OLTS

Optimized for data-center and enterprise tier-1 fiber certification and designed to help installation contractors, network engineers and IT maintenance technicians achieve faster...
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Perfect for fiber installers to seamlessly characterize splitters in PON FTTx and MDU applications.
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Optical, Ethernet and Multiservice Tester — FTB-700G Series

All-in-one Ethernet/optical solution for field technicians installing, testing and troubleshooting FTTx, fronthaul, backhaul, small-cell, DAS, remote radio head and data center...
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Copper, DSL and Multiplay Test Set — MaxTester 635

A fast, easy-to-use and cost-effective solution for installing and activating multiplay services over copper/ADSL2+/VDSL2 and Ethernet.
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Fiber Inspection Probe — FIP-400B

This intelligent and automated test tool transforms fiber inspection into a faster and simplified one-step process providing accurate and consistent test results, and preventing...
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Tunable OTDR — FTBx-740C-DWC

Tunable DWDM OTDR for testing through mux/demux channels to provide complete end-to-end link characterization and troubleshooting of metro Ethernet links and commercial services...
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Data Post-Processing Software — FastReporter 2

From handheld loss, ORL, OTDR and iOLM testing to advanced optical characterization—including PMD and CD—the analysis of fiber-optic T&M data presents various challenges: editing...
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Live Fiber Identifier/Tone Generator — LFD-300B/TG-300B FiberFinder

Combined with the TG-300B Tone Generator, the innovative LFD-300B FiberFinder™ Live Fiber Identifier enables technicians to identify a specific live fiber without having to disconnect...