VeEX Upgrades OTDR

VeEX has introduced an upgraded version of its OPX-BOX OTDR platform, the OPX-BOXe. The new OTDR will be on display at the Cisco Live ...

VeEX field meters get Ookla Speedtest
VeEX field meters get Ookla Speedtest

VeEX has introduced an upgraded version of its OPX-BOX OTDR platform, the OPX-BOXe. The new OTDR will be on display at the Cisco Live conference, the ECOC Fiber Exhibition, and the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo.

Upgrades from its OPX-BOX+ predecessor include:

  • Both WiFi and Bluetooth connections active and available in standby mode all the time
  • WiFi/BT/PAN improvements allowing users to control the unit without a permanent connection
  • Onboard data processing via built-in CPU
  • Faster measurements with direct *.sor file transfer to host control device
  • Remote control via web browser
  • Internal storage of test results, which can be transferred to a host device
  • Built-in API for integration into third-party fiber test systems
  • WiFi operation via access point or client modes
  • Ethernet/RJ-45 support via Micro-USB OTG adapter
  • BT PAN profile communication with BT devices including iPad/iPhone
  • Low energy BT (BLE) support compatible with BT devices including iPad/iPhone
  • Fiberscope tethering via USB for image transfer and viewing on host device with IEC pass/fail inspection
  • Upgrades to the Fiberizer software used to control the OPX-BOXe remotely from mobile devices
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