Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
krisi
User Rank
CEO
Re: cost
krisi   10/7/2013 2:11:19 PM
NO RATINGS
thank you @faddaou...I am not looking any specific cables...I am just interested in general publicly available info

faddaou
User Rank
Rookie
Re: cost
faddaou   10/7/2013 1:54:01 PM
NO RATINGS
contact Multilane Distributors such as the UR Group in the US or Starvoy in Canada. What specific module are you looking for? bit rate, port count, options, ...

 

krisi
User Rank
CEO
Re: cost
krisi   10/7/2013 1:25:32 PM
NO RATINGS
1/10th of the cost??? sounds too good to be true...could you provide some specific numbers?

faddaou
User Rank
Rookie
Re: cost
faddaou   10/7/2013 1:14:36 PM
NO RATINGS
Cost or price-performance is about 1/10th of traditional rack and stand instruments, when considering instrument cost and throughput.

Regarding the O/E Picometrics makes instrument grade reference optical receivers that are widely used in testing optical modules. Chekc the PT-12B

 

 

krisi
User Rank
CEO
cost
krisi   10/3/2013 12:06:26 PM
NO RATINGS
It all looks great and I am sure that are some applications that wil use thse optical cable...but the addition of two O/E converters adds significant burden...could you compare cost and power dissipation between both approaches? Kris



EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Feast Your Orbs on My Jiggly Exercise Machine
Max Maxfield
50 comments
Last weekend, I was chatting with my mother on the phone. She's all excited that I'm coming over to visit for a week in November. "I'll be seeing you in only seven weeks," she trilled ...

latest comment kfield Toy....or agony? :-)
Glen Chenier

Missing Datasheet Details Can Cause Problems
Glen Chenier
3 comments
It is often said that "the devil is in the details." All too often those details are hidden deep within a datasheet, where you can easily overlook them. When a datasheet reference circuit ...

David Blaza

RadioShack: The End Is Nigh!
David Blaza
123 comments
I'm feeling a little nostalgic today as I read about what looks like the imminent demise of RadioShack, at least as we currently know it. An old ubiquitous cartoon image popped into my ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
47 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)