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Probes Technical Specifications

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Viavi Solutions builds software and hardware probes to meet your needs, offering an array of options. Use the technical specifications to help identify probes that best satisfy your analysis requirements.


Software Probe System Requirements

Minimum Dual-core; 2GB memory; Windows XP; one copper or fiber 10/100/1000 Ethernet monitoring port in addition to an out-of-band Ethernet management port. Recommended Quad-core; 8 GB memory; Windows XP 64 bit; two copper or fiber 10/100/100 Ethernet ports, in addition to an out-of-band Ethernet management port.

Hardware Probe Tech Specifications

All hardware probe appliances connect to any Observer Expert or Observer Suite console on the network. Our probe appliance units include all required cabling, copper, or optical nTAPs (depending on configuration selected), a 10/100/1000 Ethernet management port, and DVD-RW drive. Each unit is a dual-processor system with Windows.
Model Description
10 Gb Probe includes 18 GB RAM
Ethernet Probe Single, Multi or Expert versions
Gigabit Probe supports up to 6 links (or 12 ports)