Hold-over capabilities are now available in many test applications at 25GE and 100GE. Support of OpenROADM with the only field 400G solution covering CFP2-DCO.
Anti-theft - MaxTester series 700B/C (OTDR-iOLM) can now be protected with passwords to prevent resell/use of stolen units.
iOLM now supports discrete sets of thresholds for unidirectional and bidirectional measurements. iOLM general improvements for unbalanced/tapered PON architecture.
Validate coherent links using the DCO BERT app on FTBx-88460. Improvements to Timer Error/Wander app for synchronization testing using FTBx-88260.
New ESU v5.6 provides support for 18 platform support languages
iOLM: general improvements for unbalanced/tapered PON architecture. OTDR: improved autonaming for SOR OTDR files
Complete Ethernet capabilities from 1G to 400G and support of 400G coherent ZR on the FTBx-88460; 100G eCPRI support (FTBx-88260); RFC6349 enhancements
iOLM now offers a faster characterization mode for point-to-point links under 20km. iOLM custom SOR definition is now selectable by wavelength.
The MAX-630G and MAX-635G will allow users to enable LR-VDSL support via the VDSL2MOD option. LR-VDSL or VDSL2-LR is defined by ITU-T G.993.5 Annex B.
The MAX-800 tester can now be configured in iPerf server mode within RFC6349 and allow additional TCP testing flexibility