physical layer switch

physical layer switch

A device that enables one electric or optic cable line to be connected to another. Typically used in test labs and controlled by software, the physical layer switch resembles the old telephone switchboard, which cross-connected an input telephone line to an output line. Also called a "layer 1 switch," "crosspoint switch," "crossbar switch" and "NxN switch." See physical layer and OSI model.
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Tenders are invited for Switch chassis, 144 physical layer switch chassis.
Provider of storage area network (SAN) and virtual infrastructure optimisation solutions Virtual Instruments announced on Tuesday the introduction of its SANInsight 8GFC Rover, an enterprise-grade physical layer switch to support 2, 4 and 8G Fibre Channel (FC) networks.
Curtiss-Wright Controls has introduced the 288-port GLX4000 Series physical layer switch.
Consisting of a set of C++ classes and data types that enable applications to access, manage and manipulate APCON physical layer switch technology, API is ideal for automating switching procedures in test labs and security environments.
Spirent iTest Lab Optimizer leverages MRV Optical Communications Systems' physical layer switch, the Media Cross Connect[TM], to drive productivity across the lab and reduce test cycle time.
Description: INTELLAFLEX 144 Physical Layer Switch Chassis
OTCQB: MRVC) (MRV), a leading provider of optical communications network infrastructure equipment and integration and managed services, today announced its Optical Communications Systems Division (OCS) has supplied the University of New Hampshire's InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) with its MRV Media Cross Connect (MCC) Physical Layer Switch Chassis.
Spirent iTest Lab Optimizer leverages MRV Optical Communications Systems' physical layer switch, the Media Cross Connect , to drive productivity across the lab and reduce test cycle time.
With MRV's Media and Optical Cross Connect products playing a central role in test automation, we instantly understood the importance of joining NTAF as the first physical layer switch provider," said Mr.
a global provider of Carrier Ethernet, WDM transport and IT infrastructure management solutions, today announced the High Speed Media Cross Connect (HS MCC) system, the industry's first generally available high-density 10 Gigabit physical layer switch used to automate topology management in test labs and data center network monitoring applications.
Using MRV's physical layer switch at the foundation, Spirent's lab solution eliminates cable manipulation to reduce test cycle time, enable remote test set up and operation and improve test lab throughput.
The Media Cross Connect (MCC) product line from MRV is a physical layer switch that replaces the manual patch panel providing the missing link to true test automation.