Ciena’s XCVR-CEP001/2 Transceivers enable cost-effective transport of OC-3/STM-1 and OC-12/STM-4 signals over Ethernet.
Incorporates STS1-SPE/VC-3, STS3c-SPE/VC-4, or STS-12c-SPE/VC-4-4c packetization function to provide a high-density gateway between a SONET/SDH network and Ethernet/MPLS networks (enterprise or business access)
Utilizes SFP 20-pin MSA-compliant transceiver that can be inserted into select Ciena Packet Networking Family devices
Integrates Circuit Emulation over Packet (CEP) RFC4842-compliant packetizer, reducing system and network complexity while offering lower carbon footprint for significant CAPEX and OPEX savings
Provides intermediate reach (15km) 1310nm, single-mode fiber interface
Delivers plug-and-play operation while interoperating with other CEP equipment, including those in Ciena’s Pluggable Transceiver Family
* Feature available in a future release