The Ciena 6500 Packet-Optical Platform is a multi-port multi-protocol system that supports TDM/WDM/GigE/10G/40G and 100G ports. Ciena’s 6500 Packet-Optical Platform integrates three comprehensive networking layers into a single platform to provide customizable service delivery from the metro edge, between data centers, along the backbone core, and across ocean floors.
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Ciena 6500 Repair Services
The Ciena 6500 platform is used by almost all of the world’s top telcos for longhaul DWDM infrastructure and cards for this system can be repaired at our repair centre. It is used for both terrestrial and submarine optical transport. It is also used extensively by social media companies and the like to provide connectivity to the hyperscale datacentre using their own private optical networks. It supports legacy TDM as well as WDM and Ethernet at 10 Gbps, 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps. Repair of Ciena 6500 equipment is provided by our repair centre. This system is commonly used in conjunction with Ciena CPL.
TXO has the engineering capability to test, screen and repair cards belonging to the Ciena 6500 platform. The reference system is used to determine faults and to carry out post-repair testing. This includes 100G card and the associated 10 x 10 Mux card with part code NTK529 which provides the 10 client-side interfaces and multiplexes them for 100 G transport. Detailed test spec documents are provided to customers which set out our testing protocols including traffic testing.
Example Part codes from the Ciena 6500 System that are eligible for Repair
|NTK503BDE5||19IN OPT/ELEC 18U FRT|
|NTK503KA||6500 7-SLOT OPTICAL TYPE2 SHEL|
|NTK503SA||4X10G OTR W/ENCR 4X XFP/4X SFP|
|NTK505DS||POWER CARD 2X 50A BREAKERLESS|
|NTK505FBE5||MAINTENANCE INTERFACE CARD|
|NTK505QE||POWER INPUT CARD|
|NTK505RA||AC POWER INPUT CARD|
|NTK505YAE5||INTERFACE FILLER BLANK|
|NTK507LS||FRONT EXHAUST FAN MOD|
|NTK507MS||ACTIVFLEX 6500 REAR EXHAUST FA|
|NTK507PB||COOLING FAN MODULE|
|NTK509CD||4X10G OTR W/ENCR 4X XFP/4X SFP|
|NTK509CNE6||6500 2-SLOT FRONT COVER|
|NTK509JS||SHELF BRKT KIT|
|NTK509JT||SHELF BRKT KIT, FRONT OR REAR|
|NTK509MS||SHELF BRKT KIT|
|NTK509MT||BRKT KIT 23″ RACK 567 C-C EIA/|
|NTK509NCE6||BRACKET KIT 6500 2U 567 MM CTR|
|NTK509NZE6||SMALL OPTICAL INSTALLATION/IRM|
|NTK529AA||OPTICAL INTFC PRNCD|
|NTK529SJE5||OPT CHAN INTFC PRNCD|
|NTK530QE||4X10G OTR W/ENCR 4X XFP/4X SFP|
|NTK530QM||SHELF FRONT COVER W/EXTENDED D|
|NTK532DA||OTN FLEX MOTR 1X XFP/8X SFP CI|
|NTK538BK||CIENA 100G MOTR WL3N ENH C-BAN|
|NTK539QM||OCLD LINE CARD|
|NTK539UD||100G LINE CARD|
|NTK552AB||SINGLE LINE AMPLIFIER|
|NTK552FB||MIDSTAGE LN AMPLR|
|NTK554BAE5||OME 6500 2X OPTICAL SERVICE CH|
|NTK555FAE5||SP-2 DUAL CPU|
|NTK555NA||RECTIFIER 48VDC 2000W, DONGAH|
|NTK555NB||SHELF PROCESSOR (SPAP-2 W/2XOS|
|NTK583AAE6||MULTIRATE 1528.38 TO 1568.77 (|
|NTK583AB||MULTI-RATE, FULL C-BAND TUNABL|
|NTK586BWE5||OC-48/STM16, OTU1, GE 1546.12N|
|NTK586BYE5||OC-48/STM16, OTU1, GE 1546.92N|
|NTK588BEE5||DWDM XFP MULTIRATE|
|NTK589NCE6||DPRN TOLERANT DWDM XFP|
|NTK592NBE6||155MBASE OC-3C/STM-1 IR 1551 N|
|NTK592NPE6||OC-3/STM-1CWDM 1511NM 29DB|
|NTK605GA||DC POWER INPUT CARD|
|NTK609ZXE6||OPTICAL INSTALLATION/IRM KIT|
|NTK615BA||SWITCH FABRIC CARD|
|NTK642AA||PKT I/F GE 48X SFP|
|NTK667AB||PKT/OTN I/F 100G 10X XFP CIRCU|
To discuss your needs for repair of cards belonging to the Ciena 6500 system please contact us.
TXO is a leading authority on networking parts availability and our breadth of experience and extensive product knowledge allow us to help our customers maintain their networks with platforms such as the Ciena 6500.
TXO is a completely independent re-seller and has no association with Ciena or related organisations.