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Highly Reliable, Extreme Qualified Optics

Extreme Networks offers a unique set of high-performance, reliable, and cost-effective optical transceivers to help enterprises and service providers meet the challenges of diverse network topologies. To ensure maximum quality, Extreme selects and tests the most reliable, highest-performing optical transceivers on the market, and then warrants their availability, capacity, and performance.

Extensive performance and reliability testing reflects an ongoing commitment to quality Extreme Networks tests transceivers using the industry’s most advanced tools and instruments to help ensure that they provide the right mix of functionality and performance when used in conjunction with Extreme switching and routing products. The speed, capacity, reliability, and low cost of ownership that Extreme is known for is also provided in all optical components.

By using Extreme Networks-qualified components, organizations can be assured that their warranty and service requirements will be met and that their Extreme products will continually provide the uptime, performance, and reliability required by today’s leading enterprises and service providers.

100 MbE Optics

  • 100 Megabit Ethernet (MbE) transceivers support link lengths from 2 km to 40 km
  • Both SMF and MMF fiber types
  • RoHS 5 and 6 compliant
  • Enterprise switching and routing

1 GbE Optics

  • 1 GbE transceivers support link lengths from 300 m to 100 km
  • Both SMF and MMF fiber types
  • Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexing (CWDM) support for distances of 80 km to 100 km
  • RoHS 5 and 6 compliant
  • For core routers and security applications

10 GbE Optics

  • 10 GbE transceivers support link lengths of 26 m to 80 km
  • Protocol-independent
  • Less than one-third the power and size of MSA optic
  • Hot-swappable
  • Digital Optical Monitoring (DOM) support
  • RoHS 5 and 6 compliant
  • Application delivery and acceleration
  • High-Performance Computing (HPC) interconnects
  • Service provider traffic management

25 GbE SFP28 Optics

  • Supports up to 100 m over M5F (50/125 μm OM4)
  • Hot-pluggable SFP+ Footprint
  • Built-in digital diagnostic functions
  • Duplex LC Connector
  • RoHS-compliant
  • 1.2 W maximum power consumption

40 GbE QSFP+ Optics

  • 40 GbE transceivers support link lengths up to 40 km
  • Hot-pluggable
  • Industry-standard QSFP+
  • Digital Optical Monitoring (DOM) support
  • High-density 40 GbE connectivity options for data center, enterprise, and service provider applications

100 GbE CFP2 Optics

100 GbE QSFP28 Optics

  • 100 GbE transceivers support link lengths up to 40 km
  • Hot-pluggable
  • Low voltage
  • Industry-standard CFP
  • Diagnostic features per CFP MSA for laser bias, temperature, supply voltage
  • Carrier, service provider, and cloud services
  • Enterprise campus core routing
  • RoHS 6 compliant

Maximizing Investments

To help optimize technology investments, Extreme Networks and its partners offer complete solutions that include professional services, technical support, and education.

  • Rigorously tested for performance and reliability by Extreme Networks
  • Hot-swappable flexibility in the field for greater ease and lower total cost of ownership
  • Standards-based—802.3z, 802.3ah, 802.3u, 802.3ae, 802.3ak, and 802.3ba—and compliant as  required
  • Compliant with Restrictions on Hazardous Substances (RoHS), meeting either RoHS 5 or RoHS 6 EU standards