Optics and Optical Networking

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Free Space Optics & Cisco CatOS/IOS

Has anyone had any experience/problems using a Free Space Optics Laser to connect a Cisco switch using CatOS and Cisco switch using IOS software? I have a Cisco 6020 switch with CatOS and Cisco 4506 switch with IOS and cannot get the link lights to ...

dhua by Beginner
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Alarms POS1- SONET

we have seeing an outage on the our Router which is blocked in a very frequent way, i inform you that this problem has to begin since one has to increase in capacityof 34Mb/s up to, we proceed to cure this problem to the redemarrage of the routereach...

OC3 STS VT1.5 Mapping Issue

I work at a CLEC and am having to do an OC3 inter-connect with one of our ILEC's. I am only going to need/use a full DS3's worth of bandwidth out of this OC3. This is how I provisioned my circuit path:I currently have an STS-1 built from my originati...

eknell by Beginner
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fiber specification for dwdm

A question about G.652 fiber specification, can it support in both 1310nm and 1550 nm wavelength ? Would like to standardize it to one wavelength only throughout the DWDM network, what would be best? What would be the best physical topology for the f...

hashaari by Beginner
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