Troubleshooting and Maintenance of SFP Transceiver
To troubleshoot the 468508-001 HPE 8GB Storageworks Short Wave Fibre Channel SFP Transceiver, you should first check the connection between the transceiver and the device it is connected to. Make sure that the cables are securely plugged in and that there are no bent or broken pins.
Next, check the status of the transceiver using the device's management software or console. Look for any error messages or indicators that may indicate a problem.
If the transceiver appears to be functioning properly, but the device is still not communicating, try swapping the transceiver with a known working one to see if the problem is with the transceiver or the device.
As for maintenance, it is recommended to keep the transceiver clean and free of dust and debris. Also, it is recommended to check the connections regularly to make sure they are secure and tight.
In addition, it is recommended to check the firmware version of the transceiver and update it to the latest version, if necessary. This can help fix any bugs or compatibility issues that may be causing problems.
If the troubleshooting steps do not resolve the issue, it may be necessary to contact HPE technical support for further assistance.
Performance and Reliability
The 468508-001 HPE 8GB Storageworks Short Wave Fibre Channel SFP Transceiver is a high-performance and reliable transceiver that is designed for use in HPE StorageWorks Fibre Channel storage systems. It supports 8 Gbps data transfer rates and is compliant with Fibre Channel standards, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of storage systems.
The transceiver is built with high-quality components and is rigorously tested to ensure reliability and stability. It is also designed with a compact form factor, making it easy to install and integrate into existing storage systems.
In terms of performance, the 468508-001 transceiver is capable of delivering fast and reliable data transfer rates, making it ideal for use in high-demand storage environments such as data centers and enterprise storage systems. Additionally, it is designed to operate over a wide temperature range, making it suitable for use in a variety of environments.
Powerful and Reliable
The 468508-001 HPE 8GB Storageworks Short Wave Fibre Channel SFP Transceiver is a powerful and reliable transceiver that is designed to provide high-speed data transfer and connectivity in data storage networks.
This transceiver has a data transfer rate of 8 Gbps and is compatible with short wave fiber channel (SWFC) technology. It is also compliant with the Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) and the International Committee for Information Technology Standards (INCITS) standards, ensuring its compatibility with other FCIA and INCITS compliant devices.
The 468508-001 transceiver features a small form-factor pluggable (SFP) design, which makes it easy to install and remove from devices without interrupting network operations. Additionally, it is designed to operate at temperatures between 0 and 70 degrees Celsius, making it suitable for use in a wide range of environments.
The HPE 8GB Storageworks Short Wave Fibre Channel SFP Transceiver is also designed for high reliability and performance. It features a built-in digital diagnostic monitoring (DDM) function that allows for real-time monitoring of the transceiver's status and performance, helping to ensure that it is operating at optimal levels.
- Manufacturer: Hpe
- MPN : 468508-001
- Type : 8GB Fibre Channel SFP
- SKU : 468508-001
- Device Type : Transceiver Module
- Form Factor : Plug-In Module
- Interface (Bus) Type : SFP (MINI-GBIC)
- Connectivity Technology : Wired
- Data Link Protocol : 8GB Fibre Channel (Short Wave)
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Dimensions. 3" x 1" x 1" Inchs
About Refurbished Products
Building a fibre-optic network calls for a lot of planning and consideration of many factors. Transceivers are part of the many devices used to build optical fibre systems. A transceiver serves the combined roles of a transmitter and a receiver in that it transmits and receives signals. They are most common in communication equipment such as cellular phones, cordless telephone sets, and radios. Small form factors are required as networks become dense and space is limited, which sees transceivers included in chipsets.
In local area networks (LAN), a transceiver is used to connect a computer to printers and other devices on the network. Usually, the transceiver is integrated into the Network Interface Card (NIC)
Typical Roles of a Transceiver
- Used to convert frequencies from IF to RF.
- Widespread use in wireless communication to transmit data – voice, data, and video.
- RF transceivers are used in communication devices to support radio and TV signal transmission, digital signals transmission, and satellite communication.
- Collision detection – detection of simultaneous signals on the network.
- Transceivers can be deployed to provide a jabber function to interrupt the transmission of long data stream outputs.
Look no further for all types of transceivers including fibre optic transceivers, wireless transceivers, Ethernet transceivers, and RF transceivers. All these transceivers have different characteristics and support full-duplex communication, but the principle behind their work remains the same. Different types of transceivers will have varying numbers of ports used in the transceiver networking connections.
RF Transceivers: these devices are used to transmit video or voice data over a wireless medium. Commonly used for satellite communication, radio transmission, and ITE/WiMax/WLAN networks. The radio transceiver works by silencing the receiver when it is transmitting. There is an electronic switch that facilitates the connection of both the receiver and transmitter on the same antenna. The switch protects the receiver from damage that may be caused by the transmitter output.
Fiber Optic Transceivers: Also referred to as optical modules or fibre optical transceivers. Used to transmit data in fibre optic technology. The network must also have electronic components to encode or decode data into light signals.
Ethernet Transceivers: Basically used to connect electronic devices in a network so that they are able to transmit and receive data. It is also referred to as a media access unit (MAU). The best application of these transceivers is in the specification of IEEE 802.3 and Ethernet. Ethernet transceivers will detect a collision, provide Ethernet interface processing, convert digital data, and provide access to the network.
Wireless Transceivers: Wireless transceivers are a fundamental component necessary for data delivery in wireless networks. These transceivers have two layers. The physical layer has a baseband processor and RF front end. The processor converts a bitstream to a collection symbol flow for data transmission. The second layer is a MAC layer for link traffic control in contacting wireless links, improving data throughput, and preventing collisions.
We guarantee our customers high quality and reliability for all our transceiver networking solutions, irrespective of the type and size of your network.
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