QSFP+ Loopback Modules

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Description

4X10 (40G) PORT TESTING SOLUTIONS

Amphenol's QSFP+ Loopback Modules are part of our comprehensive QSFP+ product family which includes copper cables and connectors. These QSFP+ loopbacks are offered as passive electrical with multiple attenuation and thermal consumption levels. QSFP+ loopbacks are designed to support data speeds up to 40G (4 lanes at 10G).

Features & Benefits
FEATURES BENEFITS
  • SFF-8436 / SFF-8636, and QSFP+ MSA compliant module
  • Supports all industry standard ports
  • The module is composed of a high-frequency Printed Circuit Board (PCB) designed with controlled impedance traces to loopback each of the 4 high speed lanes
  • Low cost tool to allow individual port testing without using a cable assembly which tests 2 ports and is harder to handle
  • Enables electrical system de-bug and validation testing
  • Available with or without thermal loading and with or without attenuation settings
  • Cost-effective testing devices for host hardware ports
  • EEPROM per QSFP+ MSA; customization is available
  • Enables system communication over I2C bus
  • Supports custom solutions
  • Meets customer specific applications and designs
  • Part of Amphenol's overall QSFP+ based product offerings
  • Comprehensive QSFP+ I/O system that includes passive and active copper cabling & connector solutions
  • RoHS compliant
  • Meets environmental, health and safety requirements

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