December 09, 2011
Sunrise Telecom Introduces Fiber Optic Test Toolkit
Sunrise Telecom (News - Alert) is delivering additional test and verification capabilities for operators deploying fiber optic infrastructures that enable new voice and data business services, next-generation mobile communications and cloud-based applications.
The company has added the RxT-4000 Fiber Optics Toolkit (FOT) and the FiberScope inspection option to its award winning RxT Smart Productivity Test Platform.
Sunrise Telecom delivers test and measurement solutions for telecom, cable and wireless networks. RxT FOT module can be paired with the rugged, battery-operated RxT Smart Productivity Test Platform to result in a solution ideal for installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Carrier Ethernet and SONET/SDH fiber optic cables.
Available in multiple wavelength combinations for testing single-mode and multi-mode fibers, the compact RxT FOT features fiber optics characterization which records event location and identity for the fiber under test.
Sunrise Telecom claims that the platform offers a one-button 'Auto Test Mode' to simplify testing for even the most inexperienced user.
"The deployment of fiber optics continues at a rapid pace worldwide, driven by next-generation mobile network turn-up as well as the installation of new high-performance metro and access links," explained Olga Yashkova, Frost and Sullivan Industry Analyst. "Network deployment and maintenance tools such as the RxT Fiber Optics Toolkit are essential to ensure expedient and efficient infrastructure build-out and up-time assurance."
"The addition of the new Fiber Optic Test Toolkit to the growing portfolio of capabilities of our RxT platform enables our customers to efficiently and thoroughly validate next-generation Ethernet and Mobile networks," said Bahaa Moukadam (News - Alert) , CEO of Sunrise Telecom. "Our unique ability to outfit field personnel with a single platform which supports both new and legacy networks and provides a complete workflow optimization solution is the key to improving efficiencies and maximizing productivity for our customers. Those rolling out new services to support next-generation bandwidth-intensive applications in the business and residential markets will certainly benefit from the advanced capabilities and unique productivity centric features of the RxT platform."
Anuradha Shukla is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please visit her columnist page.
Edited by Juliana Kenny