MARLTON, N.J., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ONPATH Technologies, the leader in scalable connectivity and monitoring solutions for high performance networks, will display its line of fast, scalable, and secure solutions at the annual Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC), being held March 6-8 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA.
The event, co-sponsored by The Optical Society of America (OSA) and IEEE Society, draws a global audience of more than 11,000 attendees, and is considered the world's leading event for advancing optical solutions. ONPATH will showcase its all-optical switch blade (O-Blade), which supports 96 fully non-blocking ports in 2 rack units in the company's UCS 3903 platform. The O-Blade offers customers support for any data rate, any protocol, and any wavelength (1260-1650nm). ONPATH's UCS 3912 accommodates up to six O-Blades, for a total of 576 optical switch ports.
"Network Equipment Manufacturers and component manufacturers are being challenged daily to consolidate their labs and improve the efficiency of their expensive test equipment in order to get products to market more quickly," said Gene Litt, ONPATH's Vice President of Marketing. "Test Automation is the key enabler that will empower them to reach their objectives, and ONPATH's UCS platform provides them with an ideal lab connectivity solution to facilitate the process quickly and cost-effectively.
Also on exhibit in ONPATH's booth will be its UCS 3900, the company's scalable physical layer switching platform designed for high-performance connectivity and monitoring applications. The 3900 offers the smallest, most flexible and future proof platform on the market. The 3900 delivers a hybrid optical and electrical architecture that supports Ethernet, Fibre Channel, and SONET/SDH traffic at rates up to 10Gbps, and all traffic types at 40/100Gbps rates - all in the same switch. Along with ONPATH's UCS HorizON software, ONPATH's 3900 and O-Blade offer customers the highest levels of network intelligence, user simplicity, and system security, delivering the industry's leading platform for Test Automation, Network Monitoring Access, Cloud Networking, and Cyber Security applications.
ONPATH Technologies is the leading provider of scalable connectivity and monitoring solutions for high-performance networks. ONPATH's Universal Connectivity System and HorizON Software deliver an advanced platform that automates and secures data center and test infrastructure to help network managers conserve time, increase utilization, and save money compared to manual patching or complex mesh switching architectures. ONPATH currently has over one million installed ports throughout Fortune 1,000 and Government customers. For more information, visit www.onpathtech.com.