Ciena’s XCVR-CEP003 Transceiver enables cost-effective transport of T3 (DS3) signals over Ethernet.
Incorporates T3 (DS3) function into an SFP, 20-pin MSA-compliant transceiver that can be inserted into select Ciena Packet Networking 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 a mini-coax, 75 Ohm, T3 connector supporting cable lengths up to 450 ft
Operates at industrial temperature range (-40°C to 85°)
Eliminates TDM leased-line costs
Delivers plug-and-play operation while interoperating with other CEP equipment, including OC-N SFPs, in Ciena’s Pluggable Transceiver Family
* Feature available in a future release