Xgig Fibre Channel Analyser

JDSU's Xgig 16G Fibre Channel Analyzer

The industry-leading JDSU Xgig product family for distributed protocol monitoring, analysis, and testing provides a unique platform offering advanced multi-protocol, multi-application, and multi-channel capabilities. Xgig helps storage equipment manufacturers, field service engineers, and data center IT professionals to overcome the complex design, deployment, and maintanence challenges typical of today's high-speed serial Storage Area Networks (SAN) and subsystems.

Xgig 16G Fibre Channel Analyzer

JDSU Xgig Fibre Channel (FC) products provide best-of-class protocol testing tools specifically for high-speed storage and networking applications. The Xgig 16G Fibre Channel Analyzer is a modular blade for the newly released Xgig 5000 platform and a portable solution in the Xgig 1000 platform. It is the most critical tool for engineers developing and troubleshooting FC components and systems with support for Upper Layer Protocols (ULP) such as Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP), Internet Protocol over Fibre Channel (IPFC), Fibre Connectivity (FICON), SCSI, and Fibre Channel Avionics Environment (FC-AE).

Key Features:

• • • • Industry's most powerful trace capture: Captures 100 percent at any line rate up to the maximum data rate, backed by the largest trace buffer in the industry with 4 GB per SFP+ port

• • • • Each blade can serve as a protocol analyser, jammer*, and load tester* through a simple software configuration without changing any hardware

• • • • Cascading multiple Xgig systems together can group up to 64 time-synchronised ports for comprehensive system analysis and testing Industry's highest time stamp resolution (5 ns)

• • • • Both solutions offer automatic speed detection for 4, 8 and 16Gb Fibre Channel networks

• • • • The Xgig-1000 version can also support 10Gb for Ethernet and Fibre Channel with full functionality to support protocols such as FCoE, iSCSI, iFCP, FCiP etc.


Xgig® 16G Fibre Channel Analyzer