Ciena’s 3960 Service Delivery Switch is a next-generation Ethernet access system that cost-effectively delivers 1GbE and 10GbE business and transport Ethernet services via fiber or copper connections.
Uses high-capacity switch fabric to enable 10G demarcation and 10G/1G service delivery applications
Supports four 10GbE XFP ports—two configurable as NNI or UNI and two dedicated as UNI
Supports 8 100M/GbE subscriber UNI ports with Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP) and RJ-45 connectors
Supports diverse network topologies, including fiber rings, point-to-point fiber, dual-homed network uplinks, 10GbE uplinks and both 10GbE and 1GbE subscriber interfaces
Supports operational efficiency and advanced Ethernet features for highend business and transport services with modular serviceaware operating system, including PBB-TE, Ethernet Virtual Private Line/LAN/ Tree, and MPLS/H-VPLS*
Provides advanced Ethernet switching, control, and VLAN features with comprehensive QoS and Ethernet OAM, for guaranteed SLAs