Highly flexible wavelength routing


  •  PL-1000RO offers ROADM functionality based on advanced next generation wavelength-selective switch (WSS) technology.
  • The solution offers highly flexible wavelength routing capabilities suitable for mesh, ring, linear add/drop, core and edge DWDM network topologies.
  • The PL-1000RO supports colorless, directionless and both 50GHz and 100GHz grids.
  • Power monitoring for all channels and automatic power balancing
  • Supports optional embedded EDFA booster/preamp
  • Optional internal 4/8 mux/demux, DCM and band splitters
  • Embedded optical supervisory channel (OSC) for remote management
  • User-friendly NMS to deploy new services, control and monitor the optical network
  • Flexible add/drop of wavelengths -Up to 8-degree ROADM
  • Supports 10G/100G and 200G wavelengths; Up to 96 C-band add/drop wavelengths (configurable)
  • WDM spacing - 50Ghz or 100GHz
  •  Supports automatic channel restoration
  •  Power monitoring on all channels
  •  Optical power equalisation between all channels
  •  A-to-Z provisioning of wavelengths and protection through NMS system
  •  Supports 8 channel internal DWDM mux/demux
  •  Supports optional embedded EDFA booster/pre-amp
  •  Ready for 40G and 200G transmission format





Item Description
Full C-band Amplifier

Output Power: 14dBm to 23dBm
Input Power: -36dBm up to +16dBm: Gain: 8dB to 38dB
Operating Modes: Automatic gain control (AGC): Automatic power control (APC)
Eye Safety: Automatic laser power reduction upon fibre cut or disconnection

Physical Dimensions

1U: 1.77” (H) x 17.32” (W) x 9.05” (D)  45mm (H) x 440mm (W) x 230mm (D)
Weight: 8kg / 17.64lb (max)
Mounting: 19”, ETSI and 23”

Management Ports

2xRJ-45 LAN port 10/100MBase-T
2xSFP MNG ports 100/1000MBase-X
8xSFP MNG ports 100MBase-X
RS-232 serial port: DB9 external alarm port

Management Protocols: SNMP, HTTP, HTTPS, Telnet, SSH, Syslog, RADIUS, SNTP, TFTP and FTP
Management:  Web browser over HTTP/HTTPS:  PacketLight LightWatchTM NMS/EMS
Third party EMS NMS over SNMP
CLI over RS-232 or CLI over Telnet/SSH Performance Monitoring
Layer-1 PM for all wavelengths: OCM for input and output directions
Visual Indicators: LED status indicators for: Management and LAN ports, amplifier/s, system Critical/Major/Minor and Power Supply
Software Upgrade: Hitless traffic – dual image


Power Supply

AC/DC: 90 to 246 VAC, 50/60 Hz, -36 to -60 VDC, 60W max
PSU Redundancy: Single/dual feeding, hot swappable
Cooling Unit: Hot swappable fan unit


Operating Temperature: -5ºC to 50ºC (+23ºF to +122ºF) operational

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Ordering Information

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PA-PL-1000RO Highly flexible wavelength routing

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