The new Xgig 8.5 Gb/s FC Analyzer blade introduced in this release has the same form factor as the 4G multifunctional blade with 2-port and 4-port option supporting 1.0625, 2.125, 4.25, and 8.5 Gb/s FC protocols. The default trace buffer has been doubled to 2GB per SFP port and, per the new 8G FC specification, the analyzer blade supports scrambling, which can easily be turned on and off. The Analyzer blade can be used as an Analyzer, BERT, Jammer
, Load Tester
, and Generator. It is a critically important tool for engineers developing and troubleshooting products and systems based on the 8.5 Gb/s FC protocol and subsequent application protocols such as iSCSI, FCP, FICON, and FCIP.
JDS Uniphase Corp. is the worldwide leading provider of broadband test and measurement solutions and optical products for communications, commercial and consumer markets. 2009.7.15 acquired Finisar Nettools Division and continue its prouct line implemented in Test & Measurement division.