Compact modular measurement platform (1 slot) EXFO FTB-1
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Compact measuring platform EXFO FTB-1 produced by a well-known Canadian company EXFO and are positioned as modern, inexpensive and a high-quality solution with a large set of useful functions for testing fiber optic lines (reflectometry, power measurement, checking the quality of optical connectors), as well as copper lines (Ethernet, SDH, PDH, xDSL). Platform capabilities depend on the type of module installed.
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Main characteristics and models:
Designed for complete investigation of fiber optic lines (city networks,
access networks, FTTx-PON, SCS), as well as copper lines (Ethernet, SDH, PDH, xDSL).
Built-in power meter and visual flaw detector (option).
Plug-in video microscope for checking the quality of optical connectors.
17.8 cm widescreen touchscreen (800 x 480 resolution). Intel ATOM processor. Operating system Windows Embedded Standard.
Interfaces: USB and Ethernet (standard), optional: Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, 3G modem, GPS.
Internal memory: 8 GB (flash). Battery life: 8 hours.
Weight (with battery): 1.5 kg. Dimensions: 19 x 25 x 6.6 cm.
One plug-in module slot (platform capabilities vary by module type).
New, optimal solution for optical networks, Ethernet, SDH, PDH and xDSL
When buying a set of equipment (for example reflectometer+fiber splicer) will receive an additional discount. All details can be found by phone: (044) 338-11-77, (097) 650-11-77, (095) 650-11-77, (093) 650-11-77.
EXFO FTB-1 is a new modular platform (developed in 2010) designed for fast and thorough exploration of optical, xPON/FTTx and Ethernet networks.
The compact platform EXFO FTB-1 provides:
- user interface in Russian
- connection flexibility: USB, Ethernet, mobile communication (option), Wi-Fi (option) and Bluetooth (option)
- applications: supports third-party applications and all tools that allow technical staff to do all the work directly on the field
- test and report management: allows you to get all the benefits of working in an EXFO Connect environment for monitoring ongoing work (locally and remotely)
- PC based: Intel ATOM processor with Windows Embedded Standard operating system provides productivity and flexibility
- power management: state-of-the-art battery technology ensures excellent battery life (up to 8 hours)
- built-in power meter (option) and visual flaw detector VFL (optional)
- 17.8 cm widescreen touch screen (resolution 800 x 480)
- weight (with battery): 1.5 kg
- dimensions: 19 x 25 x 6.6 cm.
Maximum connection flexibility – for maximum testing efficiency
The result of EXFO's time-tested handheld platform experience is a new platform FTB-1, which is an open source solution for network infrastructure testing and troubleshooting.
The built-in intelligence of the FTB1 enables technicians to take their work efficiency to the next level. Get the most out of your investment with an uninterrupted toolkit including Update Manager and compatibility with the EXFO Connect environment.
Tailored for specialized applications
Thanks to its small size, the FTB-1 platform, which is extremely powerful and equipped with an intuitive interface, allows technicians to easily and efficiently perform specialized measurements. FTTH and ethernet. And the user's efficiency is ensured by a variety of communication options and an automatic update function, thanks to which you can take measurements, process results and prepare reports - anywhere, anytime, while knowing that the latest software is installed in the platform.
Testing single-mode and multimode optical networks
When installed in the EXFO FTB-1 platform module of optical reflectometer EXFO FTB-720 The platform allows measurements of both single-mode and multimode lines. The module has a dynamic range of up to 35 dB and can support from 2 to 5 wavelengths. The FTB-720 module allows installers to conveniently measure mixed networks. In addition, the FTB-1 platform can be equipped with a built-in power meter and a visual flaw detector (VFL).
Testing PON networks (passive optical networks)
When installed in the EXFO FTB-1 platform module of optical reflectometer EXFO FTB-730 the platform becomes a powerful and compact test tool for PON FTTx/MDU networks. The module has a dynamic range of up to 39 dB and can support up to 3 wavelengths. The FTB-730 PON FTTx/MDU OTDR module allows installers to conveniently measure multi-family residential networks and easily test sections of PON FTTx networks with splitters up to 128x. In addition, the FTB-1 platform can be equipped with a built-in power meter and a visual flaw detector (VFL).
Ethernet testing up to 10G
When installed in the EXFO FTB-1 platform Ethernet tester module EXFO FTB-860 (or FTB-810, FTB-880) the platform evolves into a powerful yet easy-to-use 10Mbps to 10Gbps Ethernet analyzer supporting the full range of EtherSAM capabilities (ITU-T Y.156sam standard).
EXpert VoIP program, installed on the FTB-1 platform, generates a voice-over-IP call directly from the platform, which allows you to check the performance during service activation and troubleshooting.
EXpertIP Program, installed on the FTB-1 platform, integrates six protocols widely used in data network testing into one application. This ensures that technicians are prepared for a wide range of tasks.
Please note that Tehencom LLC conducts both paid and free scatter measurement training (theory + practice) with the issuance of a personal certificate, and also organizes annual free technical seminars on measurements on data networks.
An example of the screen of the EXFO FTB-1 modular platform in the optical reflectometer mode
EXFO FTB-1 modular platform screen example in power measurement mode and VFL
Technical characteristics of the compact modular platform EXFO FTB-1
Modules compatible with the EXFO FTB-1 platform:
The EXFO FTB-1 platform is compatible with these modules for FOCL:
- FTB-720 - the main reflectometer module (36 dB).
Wavelengths: 1310, 1550, 1625 nm (single mode), 850, 1300 nm (multimode).
Wavelengths depend on module configuration.
- FTB-730 - reflectometer module (39 dB) PON-optimized.
Wavelengths: 1310, 1490, 1550, 1625, 1650 nm (single mode).
Wavelengths depend on module configuration.
- FIP-400 - a compact microscope for checking optical connectors (magnification: 200 and 400 times).
The EXFO FTB-1 platform is compatible with these communication protocol modules:
- FTB-810 - SDH and PDH analyzer module up to 10 Gbps
- FTB-860 - Ethernet analyzer module from 10 Mbit/s to 10 Gbps
- FTB-880 - Ethernet, SDH and PDH analyzer module up to 10 Gbps
- FTB-610 - twisted pair analyzer module up to 30 MHz
- FTB-635 - twisted pair analyzer module up to 30 MHz, ADSL2+ / VDSL2 and Ethernet up to 1 Gbps
Additional equipment for EXFO FTB-1 platform:
- GP-2112 and GP-2113 - wireless 3G modem and GPS receiver.
Warranty for the platform and modules to it:
1 year. It is possible to extend the warranty period up to 3 years.
Optical reflectometer module (single-mode + multi-mode) FTB-720 for EXFO FTB-1 platform
Wavelengths: 1310, 1550, 1625 nm (single mode), 850, 1300 nm (multimode). Wavelengths depend on module configuration. Dynamic Range: up to 36 dB. Dead zone by events: up to 0.8 m. Attenuation dead zone: up to 4 m. Number of trace points: up to 256,000. Macrobend detection, pass/fail evaluation and defect evaluation (bidirectional analysis and template mode).
Description of reflectometer module (36 dB) single-mode + multi-mode EXFO FTB-720
FTB-730 PON-optimized optical reflectometer module for EXFO FTB-1 platform
Wavelengths: 1310, 1490, 1550, 1625, 1650 nm (single mode). Wavelengths depend on module configuration. Dynamic Range: up to 39 dB. Dead zone by events: up to 0.8 m. Attenuation dead zone: up to 4 m. Number of trace points: up to 256,000. Support for passive optical networks (PON) with splitters up to 1x128. Macrobend detection, pass/fail evaluation and defect evaluation (bidirectional analysis and pattern mode).
Description of the module PON-optimized reflectometer (39 dB) EXFO FTB-730
EXFO FIP-400 fiber optic video microscope for EXFO FTB-1 platform
Magnification: 200 or 400 (depending on the model).
Safe for the eyes. It is possible to save the image on a computer.
With the help of interchangeable nozzles, it can be connected to patch cords and patch panels of the following types: FC, SC, LC, ST, SMA, E2000, D4, Lemo, MTP, MTRJ, MU, MT, etc.
Direct and angular polishing of the ends of the connectors is supported.
It can be connected to a special display (FIP-400-D), to a computer via USB, or to EXFO devices: FTB-500, FTB-200, FTB-1, AXS-100/110, FOT-930.
A detailed description of the microscope for checking connectors EXFO FIP-400 see here.
Wireless 3G modem EXFO GP-2112 and GPS receiver EXFO GP-2113 for EXFO FTB-1 platform
Wireless 3G modem EXFO GP-2112 connects to the USB connector of the EXFO FTB-1 platform. To work, you need to install a local 3G operator card in the modem. Since the FTB-1 platform is based on an Intel processor and is controlled by the Windows operating system, you can use it as a portable computer with the ability to connect to the Internet (via a 3G modem) even outside cities. Thus, you will be able to quickly transfer measurement results to the central office, remotely receive any files on the FTB-1 platform, and also work with the Internet.
GPS receiver EXFO GP-2113 also connects to the USB connector of the EXFO FTB-1 platform. With a connected GPS receiver, you can add information about the place and time when these results were obtained to your measurements. This is an additional opportunity to more accurately document your network.
|Wireless 3G modem EXFO GP-2112||GPS receiver EXFO GP-2113|
FTB-860, FTB-860G, FTB-860GL 1G and 10G Ethernet Tester Modules (NetBlazer Series)
Ethernet: 10 Mbps to 10 Gbps (Model FTB-860G).
Ethernet: 10 Mbps to 1 Gbps (model FTB-860).
Ethernet Loopback: 10 Mbps to 10 Gbps (Model FTB-860GL).
Two 10/100/1000 Mbps ports and one 10 Gbps port (model FTB-860G).
Bidirectional Tests EtherSAM (Y.156), RFC 2544 and BERT, multithreaded traffic generation, as well as the ability to work in transparent mode (two ports). IPv4 support /IPv6.
Compatible with EXFO FTB-1 platform.
10Mbps to 10Gbps Ethernet Tester Modules Description EXFO FTB-860 NetBlazer
Portability, excellent equipment and low price - the key to the success of the EXFO FTB-1
Options and accessories for the EXFO FTB-1 modular platform (module ordered separately)
Basic information on the EXFO FTB-1 Compact Measurement Modular Platform (2 pages; 821 KB)
Description of the modular platform EXFO FTB-1 (7 pages; 2.3 MB)
Compact modular platform EXFO FTB-1 comes with a detailed user manual
in Russian. For review, the first pages of this manual can be downloaded from the link:
Fragment of the EXFO FTB-1 platform user manual (in Russian) (18 pages; 600 KB)
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