[c-nsp] 1000BASE-ZX/LH multi-manufacturer interconnection

Livio Zanol Puppim livio.zanol.puppim at gmail.com
Mon Jan 18 06:23:35 EST 2016

Well, I need manufacturers warranty for every piece of the equipment,
including the optical transceiver... That's the reason. Also, I don't know
what manufacturer will win the RFP/buying processes for each equipment....

Thanks for your reply!

2016-01-16 9:34 GMT-02:00 Nick Hilliard <nick at foobar.org>:

> Livio Zanol Puppim wrote:
> > *So my question is: Can I connect 2 equipments of different manufactures
> > using their own manufactured transceiver? Will there be a problem in this
> > connection?*
> it's nearly certain to work fine - almost all transceivers use wide-band
> receivers.
> But why on earth are you buying vendor transceivers?  Reputable third
> party transceivers work just as well and there are several vendors with
> transceiver programmers.  Vendor transceivers are mostly a waste of money.
> Nick


Lívio Zanol Puppim

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