MARCH 14, 2007 -- JDSU (search for JDSU) has introduced a set of new features for its T-BERD/MTS-8000 fiber optic test instrument. The additions include an in-band optical spectrum analyzer (OSA) that tests network performance; an enhancement for testing Optical Transport Network (OTN) interfaces, enabling users to turn-up and troubleshoot OTN circuits in the field; and a module for testing Ethernet over SONET or SDH (EoS).
"The on-demand broadband experience is driving the need for network operators to provide services that are reliable and uninterrupted despite the constantly changing network environment," said Dave Holly, senior vice president of JDSU's Field Service Communications Test and Measurement division. "JDSU's T-BERD/MTS-8000, as the industry's most innovative fiber field test platform, is addressing this need by providing the market with optical test solutions that enable the effective delivery of broadband services."
The new additions include: