This Application Engineering Note will discuss several connectivity solutions utilizing AFL’s ASCEND® platform. This platform provides connectivity solutions where high density is required, including Base-8, Base-12, Base-24, and WDM applications. This note will specifically address the default polarity of the ASCEND platform, as well as basic architecture of systems with both SFP and QSFP transceivers.
Product brochure for the ASCEND platform, a modular, high-density, rack-mount solution designed for data ce...
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