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MSA Compliant Full-Function Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier (EDFA)

Key Features

  • Field upgradeable
  • Multiple control modes (AGC, APC and ACC)
  • Comprehensive reporting (input optical power, output optical power pump status and module temperature)
  • Digital interface with RS-232 and I2C options
  • Low Noise Figure (NF)


Lightwaves2020's MSA compliant single channel full function EDFA combines state-of-the-art control electronics, firmware and highly reliable optics within a small form factor package to offer compact, economical amplification for a variety of optical signals.

This product offers highly accuracy Automatic Gain Control (AGC) and fast transient suppression, Automatic constant output Power Control (APC) and Automatic Constant Current (ACC) via an RS232 command interface.

Like all Lightwaves2020's products, the MSA EDFA is Telcordia compliant.