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Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation, Setup, and Test Manual

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Safety Summary xxiii General Safety Precautions xxiii Electrical Safety Precautions xxiii Optical Safety Precautions xxiv Laser Safety Features xxv ESD Precautions xxvi Safety Symbols and Labels xxvi Area Warning Sign xxvi Electrical Safety Labels xxvii Front and Back Door Safety Labels Subrack Safety Labels xxviii Module Safety Labels xxix Conventions
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Obtaining Documentation xxxii World Wide Web xxxii Ordering Documentation xxxii Documentation Feedback xxxii Obtaining Technical Assistance xxxiii Cisco.com xxxiii Technical Assistance Center xxxiii Contacting TAC by Telephone xxxiv Contacting TAC Using the Cisco TAC Website
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Introduction

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References 1-2 Applicable Standards 1-2 Additional Cisco ONS 15801 System Information 1-2 Related Standards References About Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing Publication History
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Preinstallation

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Equipment Verification Equipment Handling Unpacking Modules Guidelines
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Site Preparation
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Site Installation

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General Installation Information 3-3 Common Platform Installation Information 3-3 Standard System Installation Information 3-3 General Installation Instructions 3-3 General Module Installation Instructions 3-4 General Optical Cabling Procedures 3-6 Backplane Optical Cabling 3-6 Front Panel Optical Cabling 3-7 Order of Installation 3-8 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation 3-8 Backplane Optical Connections 3-8 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules 3-8 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules 3-10 Module Installation Instructions 3-12 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules 3-12 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules 3-12 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-13 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules 3-13 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules 3-15 2.5-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation Backplane Optical Connections 3-20 Module Installation Instructions 3-20 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-21
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2.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation 3-21 Backplane Optical Connections 3-21 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4 Channel Add/Drop 3-21 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Module Installation Instructions 3-24 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4-Channel Add/Drop 3-24 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex

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Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-25 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4 Channel Add/Drop 3-25 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex 2.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation 3-30 Backplane Optical Connections 3-30 Module Installation Instructions 3-33 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-33 10-Gbps Terminal Site Installation 3-36 Backplane Optical Connections 3-36 Module Installation Instructions 3-38 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-39

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10-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation 3-44 Backplane Optical Connections 3-44 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-West-to-East Module Installation Instructions 3-46 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-46 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation 3-46 Backplane Optical Connections 3-47 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4 Channel Add/Drop 3-47 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Module Installation Instructions 3-51 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4-Channel Add/Drop 3-51 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-51 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - 4 Channel Add/Drop 3-51 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation 3-55 Backplane Optical Connections 3-55 Module Installation Instructions 3-58 Front-Panel Optical Connections 3-59
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Site Setup and Test

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Installation Setup and Testing Requirements for All Sites 2.5-Gbps Setup and Test 4-2 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Setup and Test 4-2 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-2 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-5 Output Power Criteria 4-7

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Multiplexer Output Power Verification 4-8 Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-9 Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-11 TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-11 Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override 4-12 Red- and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test 4-12 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-13 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-14 TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-15 TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-15 2.5-Gbps Optical Line Site Setup and Test 4-15 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-16 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-19 Output Power Criteria 4-20 East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-22 West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure 4-22 East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-23 West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-24 Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-24 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-25 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-25 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-26 Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module 4-26 Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-27 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-27 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-28 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-28 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification 4-29 2.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Setup and Test 4-31 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-32 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-35 Output Power Criteria 4-37 East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-38 West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure 4-39 East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-40 West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-41 Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-41 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-42
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East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-42 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-43 Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module 4-43 Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-44 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-44 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-45 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-45 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification 4-46 Setting the Working Point for the East-to-West ADA Module 4-47 Setting the Working Point for the West-to-East ADA Module 4-47 East-to-West Inserted-Channels Equalization 4-48 West-to-East Inserted-Channels Equalization 4-50 2.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Setup and Test 4-51 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-52 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-54 Output Power Criteria 4-56 Multiplexer Output Power Verification 4-57 Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-58 Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-60 TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-60 Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override 4-61 Red- and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test 4-61 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-62 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-63 TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-64 TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-64 10-Gbps Setup and Test 4-64 10-Gbps Terminal Site Setup and Test 4-64 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-65 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-68 Output Power Criteria 4-71 Multiplexer Output Power Verification 4-72 Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-73 Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-75 TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-75 Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override Red- and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test 4-76 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-77

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Setup.Contents TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-78 TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-79 TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-79 RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Measurement 4-79 BBA-10G Module Output Power Measurement 4-80 Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification 4-80 Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings 4-82 10-Gbps Optical Line Site Setup and Test 4-84 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-84 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-87 Output Power Criteria 4-90 East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-92 West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure 4-93 East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-93 West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-94 Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-95 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-95 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-96 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-96 Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module 4-97 Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-97 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-97 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-98 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-98 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification 4-99 Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings 4-101 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Setup and Test 4-103 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-103 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-106 Output Power Criteria 4-109 East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-111 West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure 4-112 East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-112 West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-113 Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-114 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-114 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-115 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-115 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 4-99 viii 78-13121-03 .

Contents Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module 4-116 Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation 4-116 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-116 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-117 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-117 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Setting the Working Point for the East-to-West ADA Module 4-118 Setting the Working Point for the West-to-East ADA Module 4-119 East-to-West Inserted-Channels Equalization 4-119 West-to-East Inserted-Channels Equalization 4-121 Mid-Amplifier Loss Measurement 4-122 Amplifier Regulation 4-124 Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings 4-126 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Setup and Test 4-128 CMP Configuration and Verification 4-128 Amplifier Power Control Setup 4-131 Output Power Criteria 4-134 Multiplexer Output Power Verification 4-136 Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-137 Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification 4-138 TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement 4-138 Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override 4-139 Red.and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test 4-139 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement 4-140 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement 4-141 TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement 4-142 TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement 4-142 RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Measurement 4-142 BBA-10G Module Output Power Measurement 4-143 Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification 4-143 Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings 4-145 5 4-118 CHAPTER Site-to-Site Testing 5-1 5-1 5-2 Installation Test Prerequisites System Testing Requirements General Site-to-Site Testing 5-2 Line Service Modem Status Test Demultiplexer Test 5-3 5-2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 ix .

5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing 5-8 Terminal Site to Terminal Site 5-8 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-8 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-9 OSNR Measurement 5-10 Bit Error Rate Test 5-11 Terminal Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-11 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-11 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-12 Terminal Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site 5-13 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-13 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-13 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-14 Red.Contents Optical Service Channel Test 5-5 Orderwire Communications Test 5-6 Ethernet Connection Test 5-6 Network Operation Center Visibility Test 5-7 2. Setup.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement 5-15 Terminal Site to Regeneration Site 5-16 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-16 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-17 2.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing 5-25 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Terminal Site 5-26 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-26 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-26 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual x 78-13121-03 .5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing 5-18 Optical Line Amplification Site to Terminal Site 5-18 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-19 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-19 Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-20 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-20 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-20 Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site 5-21 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-21 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-22 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-23 Optical Line Amplification Site to Regeneration Site 5-24 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-24 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-24 2.

Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xi .Contents PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-27 Red.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement 5-31 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-32 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-32 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-32 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-33 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site 5-36 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-36 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-37 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-38 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Regeneration Site 5-39 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-39 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-39 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-40 Channel Output Power Measurement 5-43 Measuring East-to-West Isolated-Channel Output Power 5-43 Measuring East-to-West Dropped-Channel Output Power 5-46 Measuring West-to-East Isolated-Channel Output Power 5-47 Measuring West-to-East Dropped-Channel Output Power 5-48 2.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing 5-49 Regeneration Site to Terminal Site 5-50 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-50 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-50 Regeneration Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-51 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-51 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-52 Regeneration Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site 5-53 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-53 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-53 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-54 Regeneration Site to Regeneration Site 5-55 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-55 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-56 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing 5-57 Terminal Site to Terminal Site 5-57 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-57 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-58 OSNR Measurement 5-59 Bit Error Rate Test 5-60 Terminal Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-60 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

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5 Gbps Site Uninstall 6-1 Terminal Site Uninstall 6-2 Test Setup 6-2 Uninstall Test 6-2 Optical Line Amplification Site Uninstall 6-4 Test Setup 6-4 Uninstall Test 6-4 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Uninstall 6-6 Test Setup 6-6 Uninstall Test 6-6 Regeneration Site Uninstall 6-8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xiii . Setup.Contents Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-89 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-90 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-90 Channel Output Power Measurement 5-94 Measuring East-to-West Isolated-Channel Output Power 5-94 Measuring East-to-West Dropped-Channel Output Power 5-96 Measuring West-to-East Isolated-Channel Output Power 5-97 Measuring West-to-East Dropped-Channel Output Power 5-98 ADA Module Output Power Test 5-99 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing 5-99 Regeneration Site to Terminal Site 5-100 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-100 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-101 Regeneration Site to Optical Line Amplification Site 5-102 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-102 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-102 Regeneration Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site 5-103 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-103 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-104 PRE-L Module Threshold Test 5-104 Regeneration Site to Regeneration Site 5-106 Span Budget Test Using an OTDR 5-106 Span Budget Test Without an OTDR 5-106 6 CHAPTER Site Uninstall 6-1 6-1 Tools and Test Equipment Required Tools 6-1 Test Equipment 6-1 2.

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Test Setup 6-8 Uninstall Test 6-9 10 Gbps Site Uninstall 6-10 Terminal Site Uninstall 6-10 Test Setup 6-10 Uninstall Test 6-11 Optical Line Amplification Site Uninstall 6-12 Test Setup 6-12 Uninstall Test 6-12 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Uninstall 6-14 Test Setup 6-14 Uninstall Test 6-15 Regeneration Site Uninstall 6-16 Test Setup 6-16 Uninstall Test 6-17 System Uninstall 6-18 Uninstall Preparation 6-18 Uninstall Procedure 6-18 Packaging and Preparation for Shipment Packaging Tips 6-21 Packaging Racks 6-21 Packaging Modules 6-22 Packaging Cables 6-22 Storage
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Figure 1 Figure 2 Figure 3 Figure 4 Figure 5 Figure 6 Figure 7 Figure 8 Figure 9 Figure 3-1 Figure 4-1 Figure 4-2 Figure 4-3 Figure 4-4 Figure 4-5 Figure 4-6 Figure 4-7 Figure 4-8 Figure 4-9 Figure 4-10 Figure 4-11 Figure 4-12 Figure 4-13 Figure 4-14 Figure 4-15 Figure 4-16 Figure 4-17 Figure 4-18 Figure 4-19 Figure 4-20 Figure 4-21

Cisco ONS 15800/15801 System Startup Warning Sample Laser-Controlled Area Warning Sign Electrical Energy Hazard Symbol Attention Symbol
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Danger Label on Front and Back Doors of Cisco ONS 15800 Subracks Danger Label on Front and Back Doors of Cisco ONS 15801 Subracks ONS 15800 System Backplane Safety Label ONS 15801 System Backplane Safety Label Backplane Aperture Laser Safety Label E-2000 Module Connectors
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General Safety Precautions The following general safety precautions are not related to any specific procedures and do not appear elsewhere in this publication. Electrical Safety Precautions The following electrical safety precautions. and rules are required when working on the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system: • • The Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system must be connected to a power supply that never exceeds voltage limits. • • Know and understand electrical safety. Setup. Be familiar with modern methods of resuscitation. These are recommended precautions that personnel must understand and apply during installation. and connection practices. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system power must be supplied by a power supply system with reinforced insulation. wiring. This information can be obtained from the Red Cross or its local equivalent. practices. This knowledge is imperative for personnel working with or near equipment with voltage levels capable of causing injury or death. Personnel should not perform any procedures in this manual unless they understand all safety precautions. and warnings for the system equipment. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xxiii . testing.Preface This section provides the following information: • • • • • Safety Summary—Safety precautions and safety labeling for the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system Conventions—Writing conventions used throughout the documentation InfoSet Documentation InfoSet Structure—Description of the documents contained in the InfoSet Obtaining Documentation—Information on how to obtain product documentation Obtaining Technical Assistance—Information on how to obtain technical assistance Safety Summary This section covers safety considerations to ensure safe operation of the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system. and use of the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system. procedures.

It can penetrate the skin. Access must be limited to service personnel and users that have been instructed about the reasons for the controlled access and any precautions that must be taken. devices in the same room or in the same building as the ONS 15800/15801 system (not in unprotected environments). Limit the use of laser test equipment to authorized. All Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system electrical interfaces are intended to be connected to local devices. Permanent equipment damage can result from using broken fiber. This precaution includes using the optical loss test set and the optical time domain reflectometer equipment. Observe this precaution. Protective glasses such as the Laser-Gard Green CO2 (LGE Spectacle. All doors must be closed and locked when the equipment is switched ON. If module removal is necessary. or a bulkhead connector. Personnel cannot see the laser light being emitted by a fiber. Handle glass fiber with care. Eye protection must meet a wavelength specification of 800 to 1800 nm and have an optical density greater than two. procedures. Cisco laser equipment functions in the 1550-nm window. Touching electrical connectors or other exposed electrical circuitry inside the system subracks can cause injury to personnel. Do not touch anything inside the subrack or introduce anything into the subrack (except modules) when it is turned ON. a pigtail. These personnel are to be authorized and properly trained if access to laser emission is required. which is considered invisible radiation. Setup. that is. Disconnect the fiber input connector before disconnecting the fiber output connector. It is subject to breakage if mishandled. and Test Manual xxiv 78-13121-03 . Exclude all unauthorized personnel from the immediate laser radiation area during service and installation when there is a possibility that the system may become energized.Preface Safety Summary • The Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system must be installed and used in a controlled access location. Ensure that the fiber output is safely terminated before reconnecting the fiber input. Consider the immediate service area to be a temporary laser-controlled area. trained personnel during installation and service. appropriate to the class of equipment. Protect skin from exposed glass fiber. The power supply line fuse must be removed before wiring. LGW wraparound. as recommended by health and safety procedures. • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. LGS Goggle. or LGF Full-View) or an equivalent type of covering equipment is recommended. A disconnection device (fuse) must be present on the power supply line. whether warning labels have or have not been posted. Use appropriate eye protection during fiber optic system installation or maintenance whenever there is potential for laser exposure. The power supply line fuse must be removed before disconnecting the earth ground for maintenance or installation purposes. • • • • • • Optical Safety Precautions The following optical safety precautions. Limit personnel having access to light-wave transmission systems. replace the empty slot with a blank panel immediately. and rules are required when working on the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system: • • • • • • Terminate all fiber outputs properly before connecting fiber inputs.

Figure 1 Cisco ONS 15800/15801 System Startup Warning COMMAND EXECUTION WILL ACTIVATE LASER RADIATION AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM Execute Cancel When the system is manually restarted after broken fiber is repaired: • • • The manual startup turns the units on in a reduced class (I or IIIa). Optical power increases to the maximum only if the line continuity is verified from the system interlocking procedure. avoid using an optical power level capable of causing any potential hazard until the line disruption has been eliminated. Setup. Once the system reaches the output power shutdown condition triggered by the automatic laser shutdown. An optical safety circuit reduces optical power to a safer level in the direction toward the fiber break. a dialog box like the one in Figure 1 appears with warning messages about laser radiation.Preface Safety Summary Laser Safety Features When a fiber break or cut occurs in the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system. the system is considered safe. The safety override operates at a reduced power level for installation and maintenance. In accordance with safety rules. Protections against accidental exposure to dangerous optical radiation during the startup procedure include: • • • • The required startup software code The interlocks provided by optical connectors The automatic laser shutdown feature Proper training for personnel with access to restricted locations Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. This optical power is reduced to a Class I hazard within one second of break detection. such as after an automatic laser shutdown. the optical system signal can be manually restarted. Caution When restarting the system manually. A software code is required to turn on the laser in the manual startup procedure. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 64278 xxv . The output power must be maintained under the Class IIIa upper limit. the automatic laser shutdown feature activates. At the Class I level.

Safety Symbols and Labels Cisco ONS 15800/15801 equipment is clearly labeled with warnings about the equipment radiation level.5-Gbps channels. Setup. A sample sign is illustrated in Figure 2. Figure 2 Sample Laser-Controlled Area Warning Sign Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. store. and Test Manual xxvi 64283 Controlled Laser Area Access by unauthorized staff is not permitted. The symbol for a laser hazard is to be prominently displayed at the top of this sign. Cisco ONS 15800/15801 systems transmitting 10-Gbps channels operate with higher optical power than systems transmitting 2. All warning labels must be read and understood by personnel before working with the equipment. and handle ESD-sensitive devices in static-safe environments. in accordance with IEC 60825. Use a grounded wrist strap (or equivalent equipment) while working with ESD-sensitive devices. Protective eyeglasses must be worn in this area. Since the service area is a temporary laser-controlled area. Follow these rules when handling ESD-sensitive devices: • • • Assume that all solid-state electronic devices are ESD-sensitive. Area Warning Sign Signs explaining the existence of a potential laser hazard should be posted prominently at the entrance to the service area and in the vicinity of the installation area where laser-furnished fiber optic equipment is installed. these signs should signal that access is limited to authorized personnel. 78-13121-03 . Transport.Preface Safety Summary ESD Precautions Some Cisco ONS 15800/15801 components are classified as Class 0 ESD-sensitive devices. The warning labels differ for these transmission speeds and power levels.

The electrical energy hazard symbol alerts personnel to electrical hazards within the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system equipment. The electrical energy hazard symbol is illustrated in Figure 3. Setup. Additionally. the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 equipment is labeled with attention symbols to alert personnel to potential hazards. The front and back doors of subracks have danger labels similar to the ones shown in Figures 5 and 6. The attention symbol is illustrated in Figure 4. Figure 4 Attention Symbol Front and Back Door Safety Labels The doors of the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system subracks are labeled with laser radiation warnings. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xxvii .10 WARNING FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS OF TECHNICAL MANUAL DO NOT DISCONNECT OUTPUT WHEN LASER IS ON Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Figure 5 Danger Label on Front and Back Doors of Cisco ONS 15800 Subracks 64288 64287 INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM Maximum output power 50 mW Wavelength range 1280-1605 nm CLASS IIIb LASER PRODUCT Avoid exposure . Figure 3 Electrical Energy Hazard Symbol The attention symbol label alerts personnel to exercise caution while working on the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 system. when power supply cables are disconnected.invisible laser radiation is emitted from optical connectors This product conforms to all applicable standards under 21 CFR 1040. The potential for electrical hazards exists when equipment doors are open. and when a module is removed and replaced.Preface Safety Summary Electrical Safety Labels The Cisco ONS 15800/15801 equipment is labeled with hazard symbols to alert personnel to electrical hazards.

10 INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM Maximum output power 50 mW Wavelength range 1280-1605 nm CLASS IIIb LASER PRODUCT Figure 8 ONS 15801 System Backplane Safety Label INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM OR VIEW DIRECTLY WITH OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS HAZARD LEVEL 3A Maximum output power 50 mW . Setup. The backplanes have danger labels similar to the ones shown in Figures 7 and 8.Preface Safety Summary Figure 6 Danger Label on Front and Back Doors of Cisco ONS 15801 Subracks Subrack Safety Labels The backplanes of the Cisco ONS 15800/15801 subracks are also labeled to warn against exposure to laser radiation.Wavelength range 1460-1605 nm This product has been labeled in accordance with IEC publication 60825-2 1995 WARNING 64286 DO NOT DISCONNECT OUTPUT WHEN LASER IS ON DO NOT SWITCH ON LASER UNLESS OUTPUT IS CONNECTED Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.invisible laser radiation is emitted from optical connectors This product conforms to all applicable standards under 21 CFR 1040. and Test Manual xxviii 64276 WARNING FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS OF TECHNICAL MANUAL DO NOT DISCONNECT OUTPUT WHEN LASER IS ON DO NOT SWITCH ON LASER UNLESS OUTPUT IS CONNECTED 64285 78-13121-03 . Figure 7 ONS 15800 System Backplane Safety Label Avoid exposure .

The labels differ according to the following factors: • • • • • Type of hazard (such as laser radiation) Module wavelength range Laser class (if applicable) Applicable safety standard citation Module maximum output power Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup.Preface Safety Summary The label illustrated in Figure 9 is placed on the backplane near ports with a laser radiation hazard. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xxix . Figure 9 Backplane Aperture Laser Safety Label AVOID EXPOSURE 64277 INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION EMITTED FROM THIS APERTURE Module Safety Labels The Cisco ONS 15800/15801 modules are individually labeled with safety warnings.

Command input that is supplied by the user. be aware of the hazards involved with electrical circuitry and optical lasers and be familiar with standard practices for preventing accidents. Before working on any equipment. Ctrl + D is written. the user might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data. The user is in a situation that could cause bodily injury. In this situation. A choice of keywords (represented by x) appears in braces separated by vertical bars. Examples of information displayed on the screen. Setup. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the manual. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution Means reader be careful. where hold down the Control key while pressing the D key. The user must select one. Examples of information that the user must enter. Note Means reader take note. and Test Manual xxx 78-13121-03 .Preface Conventions Conventions This publication uses the following conventions: Convention boldface italic [ ] Application Commands and keywords. {x|x|x} Ctrl screen font boldface screen font < > Warning Means danger. For example. The control key. Command parameters that must be replaced by module-specific codes. Keywords or arguments that appear within square brackets are optional.

and post-installation procedures. Message Manual—Provides a reference guide for software commands and responses between software and firmware during setup. and post-installation procedures. supervision tools.Preface Documentation InfoSet Structure Documentation InfoSet Structure Cisco Optical Networking System 15800 and 15801 Series DWDM Documentation InfoSet contains the following manual types: • System Descriptions—Provides an overview of operation. Software Installation Manuals—Each manual provides installation and removal information for a specific software application. unpacking and storage. • • • • • • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. equipment and site verification. System Technical Specifications—Summarizes system-level and module-level technical specifications. and management of a software product at a system administrator access level. Common Platform Installation Manuals—Provides procedures for installing and configuring components common to all systems. and testing standard hardware and software components within a system. maintenance. security implementation. engineering. Also includes safety. and configuration procedures associated with the module. Each handbook also provides installation. system-level technical specifications. removal. Software Administrator Manuals—Each manual describes the operation. System Configuration Manuals—Descriptions and detailed illustrations of standard system configurations. engineering specifications. power and grounding. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 xxxi . power and grounding. Setup. administration. including supervision. Also includes safety. Module Handbooks—Each handbook provides functional descriptions. and craft terminal software associated with the system. and system performance. and system relationship information for a single hardware module. polling. equipment and site verification. analog and digital alarm threshold settings. performance. Installation. technical specifications. and reporting on the system. and Test Manuals—Provides procedures for installing. Setup. unpacking and storage. setting up.

cisco.com users can order the Documentation CD-ROM through the online Subscription Store: http://www. You can e-mail your comments to bug-doc@cisco.com http://www-china.com. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. in North America. Click Feedback in the toolbar and select Documentation. and Test Manual xxxii 78-13121-03 .com users can order documentation through a local account representative by calling Cisco corporate headquarters (California. We appreciate your comments.cisco. Setup.cisco.com http://www-europe. • • Documentation Feedback If you are reading Cisco product documentation on the World Wide Web. by calling 800 553-NETS(6387).com/cgi-bin/order/order_root.Preface Obtaining Documentation Obtaining Documentation The following sections provide sources for obtaining documentation from Cisco Systems. After you complete the form. World Wide Web You can access the most current Cisco documentation on the World Wide Web at the following sites: • • • http://www. you can submit technical comments electronically.com Ordering Documentation Cisco Optical Networking System documentation is available in a CD-ROM package that is available in the following ways: • Registered Cisco Direct Customers can order Cisco Product documentation from the Networking Products MarketPlace: http://www.cisco.pl Registered Cisco.cisco. USA) at 408 526-7208 or. click Submit to send it to Cisco.com/go/subscription Nonregistered Cisco.

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Cisco. affecting significant aspects of business operations.cisco.cisco.Preface Obtaining Technical Assistance Contacting TAC by Telephone If you have a priority level 1 (P1) or priority level 2 (P2) problem.com registered users can open a case online by using the TAC Case Open tool at the following website: http://www. Setup. causing a critical impact to business operations if service is not restored quickly. contact TAC by telephone and immediately open a case. and Test Manual xxxiv 78-13121-03 . No workaround is available. If the technical issue cannot be resolved by using the TAC online resources. product installation.com/tac/caseopen Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. or basic product configuration is needed. No workaround is available.com/tac P3 and P4 level problems are defined as follows: • • P3—Network performance is degraded. Network functionality is noticeably impaired. Contacting TAC Using the Cisco TAC Website Use the Cisco TAC website to find answers to priority level 3 (P3) or priority level 4 (P4) problems: http://www. P2—Production network is severely degraded. but most business operations continue. P1 and P2 level problems are defined as follows: • • P1—Production network is down. P4—Information or assistance about Cisco product capabilities.

optical add/drop multiplexing (OADM) sites. Note All Critical Safety Requirements and the Safety Summary section must be read and understood by all personnel who work on the Cisco ONS 15801 system. Site-to-Site Testing—Gives detailed testing procedures for establishing and testing signal communication between sites. standards referred to in the publication. Site Installation—Covers site installation procedures specific to each site type. and regeneration sites. its structure. and testing procedures for Cisco ONS 15801 system terminal sites. setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 1-1 . optical line amplification (OLA) sites. a dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) optical amplifier system. Setup. Information in this publication is based on standard Cisco ONS 15801 system configurations. and Test Manual is divided into six chapters: • • • • • • Introduction—Gives the purpose of this publication. This publication is intended for use by the following: • • • Installation technicians Maintenance technicians Repair technicians Manual Structure The Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Site Uninstall—Gives detailed procedures for uninstalling system sites.C H A P T E R 1 Introduction This chapter provides general scope and assistance information for the installation. and test of the Cisco ONS 15801. setup. Purpose of This Publication This publication provides general and specific installation. Site Setup and Test—Gives detailed procedures for setting-up and testing each site type. and where to get help from Cisco Optical Networking Group (ONG). Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Preinstallation—Covers site preparation and installation guidelines. Setup.

6 ETR 126 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. but not cited in this manual. Setup. are listed in the Related Standards References About Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing section. refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for directions to configure amplifier modules. References The Cisco ONS 15801 system design. Standards related to wavelength division multiplexing. CEI (IEC)-ITA EN 61000-4-2.Chapter 1 References Introduction During installation and testing. construction. Additional Cisco ONS 15801 system references are listed in the Additional Cisco ONS 15801 System Information section. Applicable Standards This manual refers to the following standards: • • • • CE Mark EIA/TIA-232 IEC 60825-X IEC 60950 Additional Cisco ONS 15801 System Information The following manuals provide more information about the Cisco ONS 15801 system: • • • • • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Description Manual Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual Cisco ONS 15801 system module handbooks Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System Related Standards References About Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing The following standards relate to DWDM and the Cisco ONS 15801 system but are not directly cited in this manual: • • • • • BT HRD4 EN 55022 EN 60825-X. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System to configure the network element (NE) software. and Test Manual 1-2 78-13121-03 . After a site has been installed and tested. and performance adhere to the standards in the Applicable Standards section.

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use caution to avoid damaging the contents. Use the following precautions to prevent damage: • • • • Lift containers by the rope handles at each end of the container. Equipment Verification Once the Cisco ONS 15801 equipment has been received at the installation site. Setup. Wear gloves when lifting containers by the rope handles. Never stack more than two rack containers. The largest components are the bays where subracks are to be mounted. The equipment can be verified by checking the information from the two labels on the outside of each shipping container. Equipment Handling The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment is shipped in large containers. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 2-1 . All detailed preinstallation procedures are covered in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. handling. Unpacking Modules Use the following procedure when unpacking Cisco ONS 15801 modules. the correctness of the shipment should be verified immediately. Make sure rack containers are stacked squarely on top of each other.C H A P T E R 2 Preinstallation This chapter covers procedures to ensure correct verification. Detailed diagrams of the shipping labels are located in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. and site preparation for the Cisco ONS 15801 system site installation. Never use a forklift to handle a rack container. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution When opening a module container. More information about technical specifications for the Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment is located in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual.

Make connections using the information in Chapter 3. Proper installation of the Cisco ONS 15801 system depends upon the following considerations: • • Conformity to all environmental specifications in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual. Configure software according to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. “Site-to-Site Testing”. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual for requirements. Perform multiple-site setups as listed in Chapter 5. Carefully remove the protective foam packing material from the module(s). wear a properly grounded grounding wrist strap to discharge the static buildup. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual for requirements. “Site Installation”). Setup. • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Guidelines Cisco ONS 15801 installation personnel should be thoroughly familiar with the instructions in this manual before starting any work. Capability of the floor or mounting area where the equipment will be installed to support the equipment weight load. While unpacking and handling optical and electrical modules. If any SC-PC/FC-PC adapters are included in the container. prior to unpacking. Site Preparation Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual for instructions to prepare the site. “Site Setup and Test”after installation. This section contains general preparations and planning considerations for installing Cisco ONS 15801 equipment at a site. The grounding wrist strap is designed to prevent equipment damage caused by static electricity. Each subrack is equipped with grounding wrist strap connectors.Chapter 2 Guidelines Preinstallation Caution Static electricity can damage electro-optical equipment. Use the following general order of work when installing a site: • • • • • • • • Read all safety precautions and observe them during equipment installation. connect the grounding wrist strap. Perform installation procedures common to all platforms as described in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Conformity to necessary power requirements. Store equipment as specified if it will not be installed upon arrival. Perform single-site setups as listed in Chapter 4. Verify Cisco ONS 15801 equipment immediately upon arrival. “Site Installation” and in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Before unpacking and installing modules or making system interconnections. remove and retain them for use during installation of the module front-panel optical fiber jumper cabling (Chapter 3. and Test Manual 2-2 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Open the container and remove the module(s) and packing material.

Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual for requirements. Provision of minimum clearances for front. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and top rack access.Chapter 2 Preinstallation Site Preparation • • Capability of the site to accommodate the heat dissipation requirements. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual for requirements. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 2-3 . back.

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and federal codes and regulations. Table 3-1 Module Name and Acronym List Module Name 4-way Wavelength Multiplexer–Shaped high channels module 4-way Wavelength Multiplexer–Shaped low channels module 8-way Wavelength Combiner–Flat module 8-channel Wavelength Demultiplexer–Blue band module 8-way Wavelength Multiplexer–Flat module 24-channel Wavelength Demultiplexer–Low loss–Red band module 24-channel Wavelength Demultiplexer–Red band module Add/Drop Amplifier module Battery Management module Battery Management BATMOD 1 Battery Management BATMOD 2 Battery Management frame Battery Management module subunit Blue-band Booster Amplifier module Blue-band Booster Amplifier–10 Gbps module Control and Monitoring Processor module Control and Monitoring Processor–2 Ethernet module Dispersion Compensating Unit–Blue band module Acronym 4WM-SH 4WM-SL 8WC-F 8WD-B 8WM-F 24WD-LLR 24WD-R ADA BAT BAT1 BAT2 BATFRM BATMOD BBA BBA-10G CMP-W CMP-W-2E DCU-B Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and other equipment not covered in this manual should follow all local. refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual.C H A P T E R 3 Site Installation Note The instructions in this chapter primarily address the installation of the Cisco ONS 15801 bays supplied by Cisco. For instructions for installing an Cisco ONS 15801 system common platform. Installation of electrical wiring. Setup. raceways. The procedures in this chapter apply to Cisco ONS 15801 common platforms that are preinstalled in bays. state. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-1 . Table 3-1 lists the Cisco ONS 15801 system module names and acronyms.

and Test Manual 3-2 78-13121-03 . 23) module Optical Service Channel–Pass-through module Optical Subrack–Dispersion Compensation Unit Optical Subrack–Multiplexer Optical Switch Unit module Pre-Line Amplifier module Red-band Booster Amplifier module Red-band Booster Amplifier–10 Gbps module Red-band Booster Amplifier–10 Gbps–ETSI module Receive Transponder–10 Gbps module Receive Transponder–10 Gbps–Forward Error Correction module Receive Transponder–10 Gbps–B1 Monitoring module Receive Transponder–10 Gbps High Output Power–B1 Monitoring module Receive Transponder–622 Mb/s–Normal module Receive Transponder–Directly Modulated module Receive Transponder–Directly Modulated–Forward Error Correction module Receive Transponder–Directly Modulated Long Haul–B1 Monitoring module Receive Transponder–Directly Modulated–B1 Monitoring module Receive Transponder–Directly Modulated–Normal module Receiver Transponder–Externally Modulated–B1 monitoring module Subrack Common Functions module Acronym DCU-R EOI-W IOC-W LEM-10G-Fxx LEM-10G-M LEM-10G-Mxx LEM-10H LEM-10H-Mxx LEM-622-Nxx LEM-EM LEM-EM-Fxx LEM-EM-Mxx LEM-EM-Nxx LSM-W OADM-P4-R1 OADM-P4-R3 OSC-PT-W OSR-DCU OSR-MUX OSU-W PRE-L RBA RBA-10G RBA-10G-E RXT-10G RXT-10G-F RXT-10G-M RXT-10H-M RXT-622-N RXT-DM RXT-DM-F RXT-DMLH-M RXT-DM-M RXT-DM-N RXT-EM-M SCF-W Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. 13. 21. 11. Setup.Chapter 3 Site Installation Table 3-1 Module Name and Acronym List (continued) Module Name Dispersion Compensating Unit–Red band module External Orderwire Interface module Input/Output Card module Line Extender Module–10-Gbps–Forward Error Correction Line Extender Module–10 Gbps–B1 Monitoring Line Extender Module–10 Gbps–B1 Monitoring Line Extender Module–10 Gbps–High Output Power Line Extender Module–10 Gbps–High Output Power–B1 Monitoring Line Extender Module–622 Mbps–Normal Line Extender Module–Externally Modulated Line Extender Module–Externally Modulated–Forward Error Correction Line Extender Module–Externally Modulated–B1 Monitoring Line Extender Module–Externally Modulated–Normal Line Service Modem module Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer–Passive–4 channels (09. 15) module Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer–Passive–4 channels (17. 19.

“Preinstallation.Chapter 3 Site Installation General Installation Information Table 3-1 Module Name and Acronym List (continued) Module Name Transmit Power Amplifier–Blue band module Transmit Power Amplifier–Red band module Wavelength Converter Module–10 Gbps Wavelength Converter Module–10 Gbps–Forward Error Correction Wavelength Converter Module–10 Gbps–B1 Monitoring Wavelength Converter Module–10 Gbps High Output Power Wavelength Converter Module–10 Gbps High Output Power–B1 Monitoring Wavelength Converter Module–622 Mb/s–Normal Wavelength Converter Module–Externally Modulated Wavelength Converter Module–Externally Modulated–Forward Error Correction Wavelength Converter Module–Externally Modulated–Forward Error Correction Wavelength Converter Module–Externally Modulated–B1 Monitoring Acronym TPA-B TPA-R WCM-10G WCM-10G-Fxx WCM-10G-Mxx WCM-10H WCM-10H-Mxx WCM-622-Nxx WCM-EM WCM-EM-F WCM-EM-Fxx WCM-EM-Mxx General Installation Information Before carrying out the procedures in this chapter. General Installation Instructions This section provides the general installation instructions for the Cisco ONS 15801 system modules and optical cabling. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-3 . preinstallation procedures in Chapter 2. Module installation and optical cabling in this manual are standard for the system. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Standard System Installation Information The site configurations for the Cisco ONS 15801 system are located in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. Common Platform Installation Information Common platform installation information can be found in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual.” and in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual should be carried out.

information about each module should be recorded on a Module Information Sheet. Touching electrical connectors or other exposed electrical circuitry inside the shelf when it is turned on can cause injury. Caution E-2000 connectors must be positioned properly before a module is installed. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Warning During initial installation. turn off power when installing modules. Attach the strap to a grounding source to discharge the static buildup.Chapter 3 General Installation Instructions Site Installation General Module Installation Instructions Before modules are installed. Use this general procedure for installing modules in slots 1-14. from the left to right. Step 1 Use needle-nose pliers to remove the six protective caps covering the optical adapters inside the subrack slot where the module is to be installed. Modules must be installed in their proper locations for a site to work properly. Caution Static electricity can damage electro-optical modules. wear a grounded wrist strap. Standard shelf configurations that indicate the location of modules in the various sites are shown in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. Setup. Repeat these steps to install each module in a shelf. The steps in this module installation procedure apply to a single module. Grounding wrist straps are designed to prevent static electricity damage to equipment. and Test Manual 3-4 78-13121-03 . Caution While unpacking and handling optical or electrical modules. Note These procedures cover the installation of modules in the OSR-W subrack slots 1-14 only. Note All backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections must be connected before the installation of the site modules. Double-check the location of modules in each site. Caution Prevent contamination of optical connectors and adapters by installing a module immediately after the protective caps inside a slot are removed. Note Install modules one at a time. Leave modules inside electrostatic shipping bags when they will not be installed immediately. A shelf is energized with -48 VDC power when either of the BATMOD units is installed and switched ON. Each Cisco ONS 15801 system shelf is equipped with a grounding wrist strap connector. Failure to heed this caution can result in damage to bulkhead adapters in the subrack or to connectors on the module.

Compare the position of the module E-2000 connector(s) to the connectors in Figure 3-1. Note Be sure the top and bottom module ejector handles are pulled out before placing the module into the guides. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69022 3-5 . the module will not connect properly with the backplane. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. If the module does not fit perfectly. carefully reposition the connector. Failure to heed this caution will cause damage to the module. When a connector is correctly positioned. Caution Ensure that the pins on the backs of modules do not bend when using module ejector handles for seating. Look for the obstruction to the module path and clear it. do not force it into the subrack. If an E-2000 connector is out of position. it has a limited amount of play between stops when the connector is gently moved back and forth. E-2000 Module Connectors Figure 3-1 Module limits Cover Right position Wrong position b. Otherwise. follow this procedure: a.Chapter 3 Site Installation General Installation Instructions Step 2 If the module to be installed has E-2000 connector(s) on the backplane.

Slowly slide the module about three-quarters of the way into the slot. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss. align module screws with the mounting holes before installing them. the appropriate optical cable kits are included in the shipping container. The front-panel optical cabling procedure is given in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section. Tilt the lower-rear edge into the lower guide of the slot. Caution To avoid cross-threading. Place the top-rear edge of the module into the top guide of the proper slot in the shelf. Note If a site requires optical cabling during installation. Push the module in and use the ejector handles to seat it in the slot. Install a C06-W blanking plate on any unoccupied slot. The following tools and supplies are required for the optical cabling procedures: • • • Optical cable kits packed in the bay shipping container(s) Optical connector cleaning kit (Refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service or Technical Assistance Center [TAC]. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 General Optical Cabling Procedures The backplane optical cabling procedure is given in the Backplane Optical Cabling section. Repeat this procedure to install each module in a shelf. To prevent stripping the threads. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.Chapter 3 General Installation Instructions Site Installation Step 3 Verify that the module is in the correct position by checking that the logo on the module is readable from the front of the bay. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. Make sure the backplane connectors mate properly. Setup. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. do not overtighten mounting screws. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. and Test Manual 3-6 78-13121-03 .) E-2000 optical connector handling adapter Backplane Optical Cabling Use this procedure to install optical cabling connectors on the subrack backplane. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. then pull the module ejector handles outward. Hand-tighten both of the mounting screws on the module securely. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.

after repeated matings or when degraded performance occurs. Setup. Remove the protective cover from an optical cable connector. Clean and inspect the connector. Step 2 Note E-2000 connectors are inspected and cleaned prior to shipment and should not require cleaning before being placed into service. Remove the protective cover from an SC or FC fiber-optic adapter. If your company does not have these procedures. Determine the best route for the optical cables. shelf-to-shelf through cabling openings. If your company does not have these procedures. SSC connectors are installed on the multiplexer modules. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco TAC. To install an E-2000 connector. Note E-2000 connectors are installed in the back of the Cisco ONS 15801 shelves. Install the SC adapter on the end of the cable. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. reinstall the back covers on the subracks. Be sure that the slot in the adapter is on the right side. Repeat this procedure for each front-panel optical cable connector. ducts. Step 1 Open or remove shelf front covers. and holders. However. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-7 . it may be necessary to clean the individual ferrules and mating sleeves. Step 3 Step 4 Front Panel Optical Cabling Use this procedure to install front-panel cabling. After all cables have been installed. insert the end of the connector into the adapter and push until the connector seats. Use the openings at the top and bottom of each shelf to route the cables from shelf to shelf. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company's recommended procedures. Step 1 Remove the back cover from the rear of the Optical Subrack (OSR-WE).Chapter 3 Site Installation General Installation Instructions Note This procedure is performed from the back of the shelf. Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company's recommended procedures. Clean and inspect the SC or FC adapter. Lift the spring-loaded module connector cover at the proper connection location and insert the adapter-equipped connector into it. Route an optical cable to the proper connection points. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service. Be sure that the key on the cable connector meets the cutout in the adapter screw threads.

Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. module installation instructions.5-Gbps terminal site configurations. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2. all terminal sites are cabled as east terminal sites. Order of Installation An Cisco ONS 15801 system site must be installed in the following order to prevent system malfunctions: • • • Optical fiber jumper cable backplane connections System modules Optical fiber jumper cable front-panel connections 2. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment. LSM-W module backplane cabling must be modified.5-Gbps 24-channel red band terminal site without RXT modules can only be configured with WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation Step 9 Step 10 Reinstall all cable duct covers. and Test Manual 3-8 78-13121-03 .Chapter 3 2. Note A 2. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss. Reinstall shelf front covers and reattach the ground wire connections to the covers. To enable the site to function as a west terminal site. Note When delivered.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections. Setup.5-Gbps terminal site configurations. 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.

2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2.3 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2. Setup.2 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.5-Gbps 24-channel red band terminal sites without RXT modules use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-2.3 1.2 1.1 Slot 3 3 Module PRE-L PRE-L Connector OPT3-16 OPT3-24 Receive Direction To Shelf 1.1 Slot 4–6 11–12 Module 24WD-R LSM-W Connector OPT4-16 East-West OPT11-2 West-East OPT11-16 Transmit Direction 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 NA WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 4WM-SL OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OUT 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.1 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 8WC-F IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 1. Table 3-2 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules From Shelf 1.2 1.2 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-9 .2 1.3 1.3 1.

all terminal sites are cabled as east terminal sites. To enable the site to function as a west terminal site.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.1 1.1 1.1 1. Note A 2.1 Slot NA NA NA 1 1 Module 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R Connector IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-24 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.1 1. Note Links that have span section losses greater than 28 dB need a BBA-10G installed between the PRE-L module and the 8WD-B module. Setup. and Test Manual 3-10 78-13121-03 .5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-2 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf 1.3 1.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-3. LSM-W module backplane cabling must be modified. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules.Chapter 3 2. Note When delivered.3 1. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.2 1.1 1. Refer to the 10-Gbps installation procedures. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 Slot NA NA NA NA 11–12 Module 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F LSM-W Connector OUT OUT OUT OUT East-West OPT11-20 West-East OPT11-6 To Shelf 1. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

2 2.2 3.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2.2 1.2 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-11 .2 3.2 3.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 3. Setup.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 1.2 2.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 3.2 1.2 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 3.1 Slot 4–6 4–5 11–12 Module 24WD-R 8WD-B LSM-W Connector OPT4-16 OPT4-16 East-West OPT13-2 West-East OPT13-16 Transmit Direction 3.2 1.2 2.1 3.2 2.2 1.2 1.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Table 3-3 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules From Shelf 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 3.2 3.2 1.2 2.2 3.2 3.2 2.2 1.2 1.1 Slot 3 3 3 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L Connector OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 Receive Direction To Shelf 1.2 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 3.2 3.2 1.1 1.2 1.

2 2.2 1.2 1.2 2. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.5-Gbps 24-channel red band terminal sites without RXT modules use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.2 1.1 Slot NA NA NA NA NA 2 NA NA NA NA 1 1 1 Module 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH TPA-B 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R Connector IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT2-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for 2.2 2.2 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.2 2.1 1.1 1.2 2. Setup.1 1. 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules Note A 2.1 1.2 2. and Test Manual 3-12 78-13121-03 .2 2.1 1.Chapter 3 2.1 1.5-Gbps terminal site configurations.1 1.1 1. 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules Note A 2.2 2.2 1.2 3.5-Gbps 24-channel terminal site without RXT modules can only be configured with WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.2 1.2 2.1 Slot 9 10 11 12 13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 Module WCM 28 WCM-29 WCM-30 WCM-31 WCM-32 8WM-F 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W Connector OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 East-West OPT11-20 West-East OPT11-6 To Shelf 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-3 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules. To install the modules in 2.

Chapter 3 Site Installation 2. Setup. Note A 2.1 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-13 .5-Gbps 24-channel red band terminal sites without RXT modules use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-4.5-Gbps 24-channel red band terminal site without RXT modules can only be configured with WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.5-Gbps terminal site configurations.1 1. 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation To install the modules in 2.1 1.1 1. Table 3-4 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules From Shelf Receive 1. Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.1 1.1 1.1 1. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.1 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE Slot 3 Module PRE-L Connector IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 Slot Module Connector Receive Direction To Shelf 1. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 1.

3 1.3 1.1 1.3 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L Slot Module Connector Transmit Direction SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 1.3 1.2 1. Setup.3 1.1 Slot 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 Module 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R Connector OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 To Shelf OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.Chapter 3 2.2 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.3 1. and Test Manual 3-14 78-13121-03 .2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-4 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.

3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.1 1 TPA-R OUT To Shelf 1.3 1.2 1.3 Transmit Slot 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module WCM 32 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 Connector IN L IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.3 1.3 1. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-15 . or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules.2 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 1.3 1. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.3 1.2 1.3 1.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.2 1.2 1.2 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2. Note A 2.2 1.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Table 3-4 24-Channel Red Band Terminal Site Without RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1.3 1.3 1.

3 1.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-5.Chapter 3 2.1 1.3 3.2 3.1 1.3 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 3.1 1. Table 3-5 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules From Shelf Receive 3.2 3.2 3.1 4-5 4-5 4-5 4-5 4-5 4-5 4-5 4-5 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 3–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 Slot Module Connector Receive Direction To Shelf 1.2 3.3 3.3 1.3 3.3 2.3 3.1 3.1 1.3 1.1 1. and Test Manual 3-16 78-13121-03 . Setup.1 1.3 2.3 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.3 Slot 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Module PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 RXT 09 RXT 10 RXT 11 RXT 12 RXT 13 RXT 14 RXT 15 RXT 16 RXT 17 RXT 18 RXT 19 RXT 20 RXT 21 RXT 22 RXT 23 RXT 24 RXT 25 RXT 26 RXT 27 RXT 28 RXT 29 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 3.3 3.3 2.1 1.1 1.2 3.3 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.3 3.1 1.3 2.3 2.1 1.3 2.1 1.2 1.1 1.3 2.3 2.1 1.3 3.3 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.

3 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE Slot 11 12 13 Module RXT 30 RXT 31 RXT 32 Connector IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 3.5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Table 3-5 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf 1.3 3.3 1.3 1.3 2.3 2.3 3.1 1.3 2.3 2.3 1.3 1.3 2.3 3.3 2.3 1.3 3.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2.3 2.3 1.3 1.3 Slot 3–6 3–6 3–6 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 RXT 09 RXT 10 RXT 11 RXT 12 RXT 13 RXT 14 RXT 15 RXT 16 RXT 17 RXT 18 RXT 19 RXT 20 RXT 21 RXT 22 RXT 23 RXT 24 RXT 25 RXT 26 RXT 27 RXT 28 RXT 29 RXT 30 RXT 31 RXT 32 Connector OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT To Shelf 2.3 3.3 2.3 2.1 3. Setup.3 2.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 3. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-17 .3 1.1 1.3 1.

5-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-5 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector Transmit Direction SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1300 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm To Shelf 3.2 2.2 3.2 3.2 1.2 2.2 2.2 1.Chapter 3 2.2 1.2 1.2 3.2 1.2 3.2 Slot 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 6 7 Module WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 WCM 01 WCM 02 Connector IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H IN H Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 3-18 78-13121-03 .2 2.2 1.2 3.2 1.2 2.2 1.2 2.2 1.2 1.2 3.2 2.2 3.2 3. Setup.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 2.

2 1.2 1. module installation instructions. Setup.2 2.2 3.1 1 TPA-R OUT To Shelf 3.2 2.2 2.2 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation Table 3-5 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1.2 Transmit Slot 8 9 10 11 12 13 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 Connector IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H 2.2 2.2 2.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2.2 3.2 1.5-Gbps OLA site configurations.2 2.2 2.2 3.2 3.2 2.5-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 1. and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.2 3. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-19 .2 2.2 1.

1 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-6. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2.1 1.Chapter 3 2. Setup.1 1.1 1.1 1. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.1 1.1 1. Table 3-6 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site (Red Band + Blue Band) From Shelf 1. To install the modules in 2.1 1.5-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band).1 1.5-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation Site Installation Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2. and Test Manual 3-20 78-13121-03 .1 1.1 1.1 Slot 1 1 1 3 11–12 4 4 4 6 11–12 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L BBA LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L BBA LSM-W Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OPT3-20 OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OPT6-20 OPT11-6 East-to-West To Shelf 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 Slot 2 3 11–12 2 2 5 6 11–12 5 5 Module RBA BBA LSM-W RBA RBA RBA BBA LSM-W RBA RBA Connector OPT2-16 OPT3-16 OPT11-2 OPT2-20 OPT2-24 OPT5-16 OPT6-16 OPT11-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-24 West-to-East Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.5-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band). Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot.

Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-21 .1 Transmit 4 PRE-L IN Slot 1 Module PRE-L Connector IN 2. and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.1 Receive 1.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. module installation instructions.5-Gbps OADM site configurations. Table 3-7 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site (Red Band + Blue Band) From Shelf Receive 1. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment. Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.5-Gbps OADM site configurations. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 5 RBA OUT 2 RBA OUT West-to-East Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 1. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.5-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band). Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot.4 Channel Add/Drop Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.5-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-7.1 Transmit 1. Setup.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions for 2.

3 1.2 1.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Note A 2.2 1.2 Slot 9 3 11–12 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 2 2 2 11 6 11–12 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 Module OADM-P4 BBA LSM-W OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 RBA RBA RBA OADM-P4 BBA LSM-W OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 Connector OPT9-16 OPT3-16 OPT11-2 OPT9-2 OPT9-6 OPT9-10 OPT9-24 OPT9-2 OPT9-6 OPT9-10 OPT9-24 OPT2-16 OPT2-20 OPT2-24 OPT11-16 OPT6-16 OPT11-16 OPT11-2 OPT11-6 OPT11-10 OPT11-24 OPT11-2 OPT11-6 OPT11-10 OPT11-24 West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 3-8 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1. and Test Manual 3-22 78-13121-03 .2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.1 1. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2.2 1.3 1.1 1.3 Slot 1 1 1 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 9 3 11–12 4 4 4 3 7 3 7 3 7 3 7 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 OADM-P4 BBA LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OPT1-20 OPT5-20 OPT1-20 OPT5-20 OPT1-20 OPT5-20 OPT1-20 OPT5-20 OPT9-20 OPT3-20 OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT3-20 OPT7-20 East-to-West To Shelf 1.4 Channel Add/Drop From Shelf 1.1 1.2 1. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.Chapter 3 2.3 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added and dropped can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.2 1. or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules.1 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with four channels added and dropped use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-8.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.1 1. Setup.2 1.

Chapter 3 Site Installation 2. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-23 . or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.1 1.2 1.2 1. Table 3-9 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 Slot 11 6 11–12 Module OADM-P4 BBA LSM-W Connector OPT11-20 OPT6-20 OPT11-6 To Shelf 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex From Shelf 1.4 Channel Add/Drop (continued) From Shelf 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Table 3-8 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot.2 1.2 Slot 2 3 11–12 4–5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA Module RBA BBA LSM-W 8WD-B 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F Connector OPT2-16 OPT3-16 OPT11-2 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 1. Note A 2.2 1.1 1.2 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-9.2 1.2 1. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 1.1 1. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2.2 Slot 1 1 1 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L BBA WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OPT3-16 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 East-to-West To Shelf 1.2 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.1 Slot 5 5 5 Module RBA RBA RBA Connector OPT5-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-24 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 1.

and Test Manual 3-24 78-13121-03 .1 1.1 1. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.3 1.1 1.3 1.2 1. To install the modules in 2.2 1.3 1.4-Channel Add/Drop Note A 2.1 1.3 1.3 1.5-Gbps OADM site configurations.1 1.1 Slot NA 3 2 2 5 3 11–12 4–5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 6 5 5 Module 8WM-F TPA-B RBA RBA RBA BBA LSM-W 8WD-B 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F TPA-B RBA RBA Connector IN8 OPT3-16 OPT2-20 OPT2-24 OPT5-16 OPT3-16 OPT11-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 OPT6-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-24 West-to-East Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added and dropped can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.3 1.3 1. or RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules.3 1.3 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.Chapter 3 2.1 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued) From Shelf 1.3 1.1 1.3 1.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-9 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 1.3 1.1 1.1 Slot 13 NA 3 11–12 4 4 4 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 NA 6 11–12 Module WCM 08 8WM-F TPA-B LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L BBA WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 8WM-F TPA-B LSM-W Connector OPT13-20 OUT OPT3-20 OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OPT3-16 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OUT OPT6-20 OPT11-6 To Shelf 1.3 1.3 1.3 1. Setup.3 1. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with four channels added and dropped use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.2 1.

Table 3-10 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 1.2 1.4 Channel Add/Drop Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules. Note A 2. and RXT-622-N and WCM-622-N transponder modules.4 Channel Add/Drop From Shelf Receive 1.3 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Note A 2.2 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 09 OUT 11 OUT 13 OUT 15 OUT 17 OUT 19 OUT 21 OUT Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-25 .5-Gbps OADM site configurations. or RXT-622-N and WCM-622 transponder modules. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules.2 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2. Setup.3 Slot 1 2 6 2 6 2 6 2 Module PRE-L RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 RXT 17 RXT 19 RXT 21 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added and dropped can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules.2 1. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . To install the modules in 2. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.3 1. RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with four channels added and dropped use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-10.2 1.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.2 1.1 1.

2 1.2 1.2 1.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-10 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 11 11 11 11 11 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 09 OUT 11 OUT 13 OUT 15 OUT 17 OUT 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.2 1. Setup.3 OUT 2 OUT 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 4 4 8 4 8 4 PRE-L RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 RXT 17 IN IN IN IN IN IN 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 1 5 9 WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 OADM-P4 IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H IN H IN H IN H IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H IN H IN H IN H ADA IN Slot 6 13 Module RXT 23 ADA Connector IN IN2 SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm 1.2 1.2 Slot 9 9 2 6 2 6 2 6 2 6 Module OADM-P4 OADM-P4 RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 RXT 17 RXT 19 RXT 21 RXT 23 Connector 23 OUT ADA OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT To Shelf 1.4 Channel Add/Drop (continued) From Shelf 1.2 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.3 1.Chapter 3 2.3 1.2 1.2 13 2 ADA RBA West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 3-26 78-13121-03 .2 1.2 1.1 Receive 1.2 Transmit 1.2 1.

2 1.4 Channel Add/Drop (continued) From Shelf 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.2 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 2.2 1.3 1.2 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.2 1.2 Transmit 3 7 2 7 3 7 3 7 3 7 2 7 3 7 3 7 11 WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 WCM 17 WCM 19 WCM 21 WCM 23 OADM-P4 IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H IN H IN H IN H IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H IN H IN H IN H ADA IN Slot 8 4 8 13 Module RXT 19 RXT 21 RXT 23 ADA Connector IN IN IN IN1 SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 13 5 ADA RBA 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 1.2 1.2 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-27 .3 1.2 1.2 1.3 OUT 1 OUT 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 Slot 11 11 11 11 4 8 4 8 4 8 4 8 Module OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 RXT 17 RXT 19 RXT 21 RXT 23 Connector 19 OUT 21 OUT 23 OUT ADA OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT To Shelf 1. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment. Setup.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Table 3-10 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .3 1.2 1.3 1.

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Note

A 2.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with RXT-DM-F and WCM-EM-Fxx transponder modules, RXT-DM-M and WCM-EM-Mxx transponder modules, or RXT-622-N and WCM-622 transponder modules. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.5-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-11.
Table 3-11 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex

From Shelf Receive 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT Slot Module Connector East-to-West

To Shelf 1.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 6 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 01 IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H Slot 1 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm

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Table 3-11 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued)

From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm 1.1 Receive 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT 2 RBA OUT West-to-East

To Shelf 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 Transmit 1.1 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 6 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 01 IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN L IN H 4 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 Connector IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H

SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1300 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm

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Table 3-11 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site - Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued)

From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm SONET/SDH inputs at 1550 nm 1.1 5 RBA OUT

To Shelf 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 Transmit Slot 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 Connector IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H IN H

2.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation
This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections, module installation instructions, and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.5-Gbps regeneration site configurations.

Backplane Optical Connections
This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site.

Warning

Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.

Caution

Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.

Note

A 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-EM-Fxx, LEM-EM-Mxx, or LEM-622-N transponder modules.

Note

Links that have span section losses greater than 28 dB need a BBA-10G installed between the PRE-L module and the 8WD-B module. Refer to the 10-Gbps installation procedures. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-12.

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Table 3-12 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site

From Shelf 2.1 2.1 2.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 Slot 3 3 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 Connector OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 East-to-West

To Shelf 2.1 3.2 1.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 Slot 4–6 4–5 11–12 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA Module 24WD-R 8WD-B LSM-W 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH Connector OPT4-16 OPT4-16 OPT11-2 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3

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Table 3-12 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued)

From Shelf 2.3 3.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 Slot 13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 3 3 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 Module LEM 32 8WM-F 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 Connector OPT13-20 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 OPT11-20 OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20 OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OPT2-20 OPT3-20

To Shelf 2.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 3.3 1.1 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 Slot NA 2 NA NA NA NA 1 1 1 4–6 4–5 11–12 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA Module 4WM-SH TPA-B 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R 24WD-R 8WD-B LSM-W 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F Connector IN4 OPT2-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OPT4-16 OPT4-16 OPT11-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2

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Table 3-12 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued)

From Shelf 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 3.3 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 2.1 2.1 1.1 Slot 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 Module LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 8WM-F 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W Connector OPT4-20 OPT5-20 OPT6-20 OPT7-20 OPT8-20 OPT9-20 OPT10-20 OPT11-20 OPT12-20 OPT13-20 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 OPT11-6

To Shelf 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 Slot NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 NA NA NA NA 1 1 1 Module 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH TPA-B 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R Connector IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT2-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24

Module Installation Instructions
This section provides the module installation instructions for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site.

Note

A 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-EM-Fxx, LEM-EM-Mxx, or LEM-622-N transponder modules. To install the modules in 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.

Front-Panel Optical Connections
This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site.

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Warning

Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.

Note

A 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-EM-Fxx, LEM-EM-Mxx, or LEM-622-N transponder modules. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 2.5-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-13.
Table 3-13 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site

From Shelf Receive 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 Slot Module Connector East-to-West

To Shelf 2.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 Slot 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 Module PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

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Table 3-13 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued)

From Shelf 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 1.1 Receive 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 Slot 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 1 Module 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R TPA-R Connector OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT

To Shelf 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 Transmit 1.1 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 3 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 3 4 PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

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Table 3-13 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued)

From Shelf 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 2.1 Slot 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 1 Module 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R 24WD-R TPA-R Connector OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT

To Shelf 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 Transmit Slot 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Module LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

10-Gbps Terminal Site Installation
This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection, module installation instructions, and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps terminal site configurations.

Backplane Optical Connections
This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules.

Warning

Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.

Caution

Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.

Note

A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx (or WCM-10H-Mxx [red-band only]) transponder modules.

Note

When delivered, all terminal sites are cabled as east terminal sites. To enable the site to function as a west terminal site, LSM-W module backplane cabling must be modified.

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To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-14.
Table 3-14 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules

From Shelf 1.1 1.1 1.1 Slot 3 3 3 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L Connector OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 Receive Direction

To Shelf 2.1 2.1 1.1 Slot 2 1 11–12 Module DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W Connector IN1 IN East-West OPT13-2 West-East OPT13-16

2.1 2.1 5.1 1.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2

1 2 3 7 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13

DCU-B DCU-R BBA-10G RBA-10G-E WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 WCM 20

OUT OUT OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT-6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6

5.1 1.1 5.1 1.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2

3 7 4–5 4–6 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

BBA-10G RBA-10G-E 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F

OPT3-16 OPT7-16 OPT4-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8

Transmit Direction

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Table 3-14 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued)

From Shelf 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 1.2 1.2 3.2 4.2 5.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 Slot 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 Module WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WM-F 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W Connector OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 East-West OPT13-20 West-East OPT13-6

To Shelf 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 Slot NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 1 1 1 Module 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-B TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R Connector IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT2-16 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24

1. Refer to the cabling procedure in the 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West section.

Module Installation Instructions
This section provides the module installation instructions for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules.

Note

A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx (or WCM-10H-Mxx [red-band only]) transponder modules.

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To install the modules in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.

Front-Panel Optical Connections
This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules.

Warning

Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.

Note

A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal site with RXT modules can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx (or WCM-10H-Mxx [red-band only]) transponder modules. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band terminal sites with RXT modules use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-15.
Table 3-15 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules

From Shelf Receive 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 Slot Module Connector Receive Direction

To Shelf 1.1 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 Slot 3 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 11–13 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 RXT 09 RXT 10 RXT 11 RXT 12 RXT 13 RXT 14 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

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Table 3-15 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued)

From Shelf 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 Slot 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 11–13 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 Module 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 RXT 09 RXT 10 RXT 11 RXT 12 RXT 13 RXT 14 RXT 15 RXT 16 RXT 17 Connector OUT 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT

To Shelf 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE Slot 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module RXT 15 RXT 16 RXT 17 RXT 18 RXT 19 RXT 20 RXT 21 RXT 22 RXT 23 RXT 24 RXT 25 RXT 26 RXT 27 RXT 28 RXT 29 RXT 30 RXT 31 RXT 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN

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Table 3-15 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued)

From Shelf 2.3 2.3 2.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 Slot 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module RXT 18 RXT 19 RXT 20 RXT 21 RXT 22 RXT 23 RXT 24 RXT 25 RXT 26 RXT 27 RXT 28 RXT 29 RXT 30 RXT 31 RXT 32 Connector OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT

To Shelf OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot Module Connector

Transmit Direction SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm

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3 4.1 5.2 1.3 2.2 1.3 3.2 2.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Terminal Site Installation Table 3-15 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf 2.3 3.3 3.3 1.3 4.2 2.2 1.3 3.3 Slot 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module RXT 18 RXT 19 RXT 20 RXT 21 RXT 22 RXT 23 RXT 24 RXT 25 RXT 26 RXT 27 RXT 28 RXT 29 RXT 30 RXT 31 RXT 32 Connector OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT To Shelf OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 5.3 5.3 3.3 4. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-43 .3 3.3 5.2 1.2 2.2 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 WCM 09 WCM 10 WCM 11 WCM 12 WCM 13 WCM 14 WCM 15 WCM 16 WCM 17 WCM 18 WCM 19 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot Module Connector Transmit Direction SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 4.2 2.1 5.3 5.2 2.3 4.2 1. Setup.3 2.1 5.1 5.3 4.

Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.1 1 TPA-R OUT To Shelf 2. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot.Chapter 3 10-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-15 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Terminal Site with RXT Modules (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1. Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band). and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps OLA site configurations. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-16.2 3. Setup.2 3.2 4.2 4.2 3.2 4.2 3.2 4. module installation instructions. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.2 Transmit Slot 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 11–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module WCM 20 WCM 21 WCM 22 WCM 23 WCM 24 WCM 25 WCM 26 WCM 27 WCM 28 WCM 29 WCM 30 WCM 31 WCM 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN 10-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections.2 4. and Test Manual 3-44 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 4.2 3.2 3.

Cable as follows if the GFF-R or attenuators ARE required: • • Connect the PRE-L module OUT port (red band) OPT1-16 to the GFF-R Adapter IN connector using E-2000 non-attenuated patchcord.1 1.3 1. 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West Cable as follows if a GFF-R or attenuators ARE NOT required between the PRE-L module and RBA-10G-E module: • Connect the PRE-L module OUT port (red band) to the DCU-R module IN port with an E-2000 non-attenuated patchcord. Cable as follows if both the GFF-R and attenuators are required: Step 1 Step 2 Connect the PRE-L module OUT port (red band) OPT1-16 to the first GFF-R Adapter IN connector using an E-2000 non-attenuated patchcord.1 1. Connect the first GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the second GFF-R Adapter IN connector using an E-2000 attenuated patchcord.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1. Connect the GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the DCU-R IN port using the GFF-R patchcord or the properly attenuated patchcord.1 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-45 .1 Slot 2 1 11–12 3 2 2 2 5 4 11–12 6 5 5 5 Module DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W BBA RBA RBA RBA DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W BBA RBA RBA RBA Connector IN1 IN OPT11-2 OPT3-16 OPT2-16 OPT2-20 OPT2-24 IN1 IN OPT11-16 OPT6-16 OPT5-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-24 West-to-East 1.3 1.1 1. Setup.1 1.1 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site Installation Table 3-16 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site (Red Band + Blue Band) From Shelf 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.1 1. Refer to the cabling procedure in the 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West section.3 1.1 Slot 1 1 1 1 2 3 11–12 4 4 4 4 5 6 11–12 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-B DCU-R BBA LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-B DCU-R BBA LSM-W Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OUT OUT OPT3-20 OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OUT OUT OPT6-20 OPT11-6 East-to-West To Shelf 1.3 1.1 1.3 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 1.

and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps OADM site configurations. Table 3-17 32-Channel Optical Line Amplification Site (Red Band + Blue Band) From Shelf Receive 1. Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for the 10-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band). To install the modules in 10-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. module installation instructions. and Test Manual 3-46 78-13121-03 . Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel optical line amplification site (red band + blue band).Chapter 3 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Step 3 Connect the second GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the DCU-R module the GFF-R patchcord. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 Transmit 4 PRE-L IN Slot 1 Module PRE-L Connector IN 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections. Setup.1 5 RBA OUT 2 RBA OUT West-to-East Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OLA sites use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-17. 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-West-to-East Repeat the procedures used for East-to-West with West-to-East modules.1 Receive 1.1 Transmit 1.

3 1. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot.1 1.3 1.1 1.1 1. 11.2 1.2 1.1 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps OADM site configurations. 19. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either an OADM-P4-R1 (channels 09. 21.2 1.4 Channel Add/Drop Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-47 .2 1. 23) OADM module. 15) OADM module or OADM-P4-R3 (channels 17.2 1. 13. Setup.3 Slot 2 1 11–12 10 9 9 9 9 9 3 Module DCU-R1 DCU-B LSM-W RBA-10G-E OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 DCU-R2 Connector IN1 IN OPT11-2 OPT10-16 OPT9-16 OPT9-2 OPT9-6 OPT9-10 OPT9-24 IN2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 1.4 Channel Add/Drop From Shelf 1.2 2.2 1. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with four channels added and dropped use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-18. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.1 2. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Table 3-18 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 Slot 1 1 1 2 10 1–2 2–3 10–11 6–7 9 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-R1 RBA-10G-E WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 OADM-P4 Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 OUT OPT10-20 OPT1-6 OPT2-6 OPT10-6 OPT6-6 OPT9-20 East-to-West To Shelf 1.3 1.2 1. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 2.

1 1.1 Slot 1 3 3 11–12 4 4 4 5 12 5-6 6–7 2–3 10–11 11 3 6 6 11–12 Module DCU-B DCU-R2 BBA LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-R1 RBA-10G-E WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 OADM-P4 DCU-B DCU-R2 BBA LSM-W Connector OUT OUT OPT3-20 OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OUT OPT12-20 OPT5-6 OPT6-6 OPT2-6 OPT10-6 OPT11-20 OUT OUT OPT6-20 OPT11-6 To Shelf 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.1 1. Cable as follows if the GFF-R or attenuators ARE required: • • Cable as follows if both the GFF-R and attenuators are required: Step 1 Step 2 Connect the PRE-L module OUT port red band (OPT1-16) to the GFF-R1 Adapter IN connector using the proper E-2000 attenuated patchcord.2 1.3 1.1 2.1 1.1 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 Slot 3 2 2 2 5 4 11–12 12 11 11 11 11 11 6 6 5 5 5 Module BBA RBA RBA RBA DCU-R1 DCU-B LSM-W RBA-10G-E OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 DCU-R2 BBA RBA RBA RBA Connector OPT3-16 OPT2-16 OPT2-20 OPT2-24 IN1 IN OPT11-16 OPT12-16 OPT11-16 OPT11-2 OPT11-6 OPT11-10 OPT11-24 IN2 OPT6-16 OPT5-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-24 West-to-East 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.2 1.3 1. 2.1 1.4 Channel Add/Drop (continued) From Shelf 1.3 1.2 1.1 1. Refer to the MAL1 connection procedure in the 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site MAL1 Connections section. Connect the GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the DCU-R IN port using the GFF-R. Connect the GFF-R adapter OUT connector to the DCU-R1 IN port using the GFF-R patchcord or the proper attenuated patchcord. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site MAL1 Connections Cable as follows if a GFF-R or attenuators ARE NOT required between the PRE-L module and RBA-10G-E module: • Connect the PRE-L module OUT port red band (OPT1-16) to the DCU-R1 module IN port with an E-2000 non-attenuated patchcord.3 1.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-18 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Refer to the MAL2 connection procedure in the 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site MAL2 Connections section.1 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.3 1. and Test Manual 3-48 78-13121-03 .2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1. Setup.2 2.2 2. Connect the PRE-L module OUT port red band (OPT1-16) to the GFF-R Adapter IN connector using an non-attenuated patchcord.2 1.

To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-19. This completes the MAL1 connection procedure.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.3 1.1 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex From Shelf 1.3 1. This completes the MAL2 connection procedure. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-49 . Table 3-19 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 Slot 2 1 11–12 Module DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W Connector IN1 IN OPT11-2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Repeat the procedure for West-to-East modules and connections. Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss.1 1. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site MAL2 Connections Make the following backplane connections: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Connect the RBA-10G-E module OUT port to the OADM-P4 module IN port using a non-attenuated patchcord. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Step 3 Repeat the procedure for West-to-East modules and connections (General for all 0). Connect the final GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the DCU-R2 module IN port (if required) or to the RBA IN port (OPT5-16) if the DCU-R2 is not required using the GFF-R. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. Connect the OADM-P4 module OUT port to the first GFF-R Adapter IN connector using a non-attenuated patchcord. If attenuation is required connect the first GFF-R Adapter OUT connector to the second GFF-R Adapter IN connector using proper attenuated patchcord. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.1 Slot 1 1 1 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L Connector OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 East-to-West To Shelf 1. Setup.

1 1.1 2.3 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 1.1 1.3 2.1 2.1 3.1 1.1 1.1 2.1 2.1 3.1 1.1 2.1 2.1 3.1 2.3 1.1 1.3 3.1 Slot 1 3 6–7 8–9 10–11 12-13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 NA 3 2 11–12 4 4 4 4 3 6–7 8–9 10–11 12-13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 NA 6 5 11–12 Module DCU-B BBA-10G WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 8WM-F TPA-B DCU-R LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-B BBA-10G WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 8WM-F TPA-B DCU-R LSM-W Connector OUT OPT3-20 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OUT OPT3-20 OUT OPT11-20 OPT4-16 OPT4-20 OPT4-24 OUT OPT3-20 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OUT OPT6-20 OUT OPT11-6 To Shelf 2.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 3.3 2.1 2.1 1.1 1.3 3.1 2.1 3.3 3.1 2.1 2.1 1.3 3.1 1.1 1. Setup.1 3.3 2.1 3.1 3.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-19 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 1.1 3.1 3.1 1.1 2.1 3.1 3.3 1.1 3.3 2.1 3.1 3. and Test Manual 3-50 78-13121-03 .3 1.1 Slot 3 4–5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 3 2 2 2 5 4 11–12 3 4–5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 6 5 5 5 Module BBA-10G 8WD-B 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F TPA-B RBA RBA RBA DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W BBA-10G 8WD-B 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F TPA-B RBA RBA RBA Connector OPT3-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 OPT3-16 OPT2-20 OPT2-16 OPT2-24 IN1 IN OPT11-16 OPT3-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 OPT6-16 OPT5-20 OPT5-16 OPT5-24 West-to-East 1.3 2. Refer to the cabling procedure in the 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West section.1 2.1 2.3 3.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued) From Shelf 1.

13. 11.4-Channel Add/Drop Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules. 23) OADM module. Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps OADM site configurations. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment. Setup. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . 21. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either an OADM-P4-R1 (channels 09.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules. To install the modules in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added and dropped use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. 19. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for the 10-Gbps OADM site configurations.4 Channel Add/Drop Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules. 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . To install the modules in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. 15) OADM module or OADM-P4-R3 (channels 17. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-51 .

2 1. and Test Manual 3-52 78-13121-03 .2 ADA OUT OUT 2 OUT 1.2 1.2 1.1 2.2 2.1 2.1 Receive 1.1 2.2 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 1.1 1.2 1.2 11 11 11 11 7–8 8–9 4–5 12–13 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 OUT 9 OUT 11 OUT 13 OUT 15 OUT OUT OUT OUT 9 13 2 OADM-P4 ADA RBA Transmit 1.2 2.2 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 4 7–8 8–9 4–5 12–13 PRE-L RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 IN IN IN IN IN West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 2.2 2.2 1.2 2. Setup.4 Channel Add/Drop From Shelf Receive 1.1 2.1 2.2 9 9 9 9 3–4 4–5 12–13 8–9 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 OADM-P4 RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 OUT 9 OUT 11 OUT 13 OUT 15 OUT OUT OUT OUT Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 1.1 2.2 1. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added and dropped use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-20.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 2. 13.2 1.2 1–2 2–3 10–11 6–7 13 9 WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 ADA OADM-P4 IN IN IN IN IN2 ADA IN Slot 1 3–4 4–5 12–13 8–9 Module PRE-L RXT 09 RXT 11 RXT 13 RXT 15 Connector IN IN IN IN IN SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1. 19.2 2. 21. 23) OADM module.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with four channels added or dropped can be configured with either an OADM-P4-R1 (channels 09. 15) OADM module or OADM-P4-R3 (channels 17.2 2.1 2. 11. Table 3-20 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 1.2 1.

2 2.1 2.2 Slot 5–6 6–7 2–3 10–11 13 11 Module WCM 09 WCM 11 WCM 13 WCM 15 ADA OADM-P4 Connector IN IN IN IN IN1 ADA IN Transmit 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 2.3 OLTE Slot 1 2–3 4–5 6-7 8–9 10–11 12–13 10–11 12–13 Module PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 1. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing can be configured with either RXT-10G-F and WCM-10G-Fxx transponder modules or RXT-10G-M and WCM-10G-Mxx transponder modules.1 2.1 2.1 11 13 5 OADM-P4 ADA RBA ADA OUT OUT 1 OUT To Shelf 1.2 1.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.1 2.1 2.2 2. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel OADM site with full blue-band demultiplexing use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-21. Table 3-21 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .1 2. Setup.2 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 2–3 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B RXT 01 OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 1.4 Channel Add/Drop (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1.2 2.3 2.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Table 3-20 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.2 1.2 1.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex From Shelf Receive 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-53 .

2 3.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued) From Shelf 2.1 3.3 3.1 Receive 3.2 3.3 3.1 3.3 2.1 3.1 3.3 Slot 4–5 6-7 8–9 10–11 12–13 10–11 12–13 Module RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 Connector OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT To Shelf OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 2.1 2.3 OUT Transmit 1. and Test Manual 3-54 78-13121-03 .2 2.1 3.3 2.2 3.1 3.2 3.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-21 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site .2 2.2 2.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 2–3 4–5 6-7 8–9 10–11 12–13 10–11 12–13 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT 3.1 3.3 2.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.2 3.2 2.2 3.2 2.2 3.1 2.1 2.1 6–7 WCM 01 IN 4 2–3 4–5 6-7 8–9 10–11 12–13 10–11 12–13 PRE-L RXT 01 RXT 02 RXT 03 RXT 04 RXT 05 RXT 06 RXT 07 RXT 08 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN 6–7 8–9 10–11 12-13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 WCM 01 WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1. Setup.3 2.3 OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE OLTE 3.3 2 RBA West-to-East SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 3.2 3.

Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Table 3-21 32-Channel Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site . Failure to heed this caution will result in equipment malfunction due to dispersion loss. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-55 .1 5 RBA OUT To Shelf 3.1 3. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON. or LEM-10G-Mxx transponder modules.1 3.3 3.Full Blue-Band Demultiplex (continued) From Shelf Slot Module Connector SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm SONET/SDH input at 1550 nm 1. To install the backplane optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in Backplane Optical Cabling section and the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-22. module installation instructions. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution Never attempt to install backplane optical cabling with a module installed in the corresponding slot. LEM-10H-Mxx.1 3. Setup.3 Transmit Slot 8–9 10–11 12-13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 Module WCM 02 WCM 03 WCM 04 WCM 05 WCM 06 WCM 07 WCM 08 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation This section describes the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections. and front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps regeneration site configurations. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-10G-Fxx. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment. Backplane Optical Connections This section provides the backplane optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site.3 3.3 3.

3 3.2 5.3 1.2 3. and Test Manual 3-56 78-13121-03 .2 5.2 3.1 5.2 2.1 2.2 Slot 2 1 11–12 3 7 4–5 4–6 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA Module DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W BBA-10G RBA-10G-E 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F Connector IN1 IN OPT11-2 OPT3-16 OPT7-16 OPT4-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 5.2 5.3 1.3 3.2 3.1 1.2 3.2 5.2 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.2 2.3 1.2 3.1 5.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-22 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site From Shelf 2.2 2.2 2.3 5.1 2.2 5.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 5.2 5.2 5.2 2.2 2.3 3.2 2.2 3.2 2.2 2. Setup.2 3.2 3.1 5.2 2.2 3.1 Slot 3 3 3 1 2 3 7 6–7 8–9 10-11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 Module PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-B DCU-R BBA-10G RBA-10G-E LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 Connector OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 OUT OUT OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 East-to-West To Shelf 1.2 2.2 2.2 3.2 2.2 5.1 2.2 3.2 2.3 3.1 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.2 5.2 2.2 2.2 2.

2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 3.2 Slot NA NA NA NA NA 2 NA NA NA NA 1 1 1 5 4 11–12 3 7 4–5 4–6 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA Module 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH TPA-B 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R DCU-R DCU-B LSM-W BBA-10G RBA-10G-E 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F Connector IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT2-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 IN1 IN OPT11-16 OPT3-16 OPT7-16 OPT4-16 OPT4-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN1 IN2 West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.3 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-57 .1 1.1 1.1 1.1 6.1 1.2 6.2 6.1 1.2 6.2 3.1 1.2 1.1 6.1 1.2 3.2 6.1 1.2 3.2 1.1 3.2 1.2 6.2 6.2 1.2 Slot 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 3 3 3 4 5 3 7 6–7 8–9 10-11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 8WM-F 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W PRE-L PRE-L PRE-L DCU-B DCU-R BBA-10G RBA-10G-E LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 Connector OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 OPT11-20 OPT3-16 OPT3-20 OPT3-24 OUT OUT OPT3-20 OPT7-20 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 To Shelf 3.2 1.2 2.1 3.2 6.1 3.1 3.2 1.2 2.1 1.2 1.3 1.2 6.1 6.2 1.2 1.2 6.2 1.1 3.1 6.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Table 3-22 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued) From Shelf 3.1 5.1 3. Setup.2 6.2 1.1 6.3 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.3 6.1 1.1 6.2 6.1 6.

1 4.3 4. LEM-10H-Mxx.1 2.2 4.1 4.2 4. Refer to the cabling procedure in the 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Backplane Cabling Procedures-East-to-West section. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-10G-Fxx. Setup.2 4. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 4.1 4.2 4.2 1.2 4.1 4.2 1.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-22 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued) From Shelf 4.2 4.2 4.1 2.1 6.2 1.3 4.2 1.1 1.1 2.2 4.2 4.1 2.2 1.2 4.1 2.3 4.1 Slot NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 NA NA NA NA 1 1 1 Module 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH 4WM-SH TPA-B 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F 8WC-F TPA-R TPA-R TPA-R Connector IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 IN5 IN6 IN7 IN8 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT2-16 IN1 IN2 IN3 IN4 OPT1-16 OPT1-20 OPT1-24 1.2 4. Module Installation Instructions This section provides the module installation instructions for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site.1 2. or LEM-10G-Mxx transponder modules.1 4.2 4.1 4.2 1.1 2.3 4.1 2. and Test Manual 3-58 78-13121-03 .2 4.1 Slot 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 NA NA NA NA NA NA 2 11–12 Module LEM 15 LEM 16 LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 8WM-F 4WM-SL 8WM-F 8WM-F 4WM-SH 8WC-F TPA-B LSM-W Connector OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OPT2-6 OPT4-6 OPT6-6 OPT8-6 OPT10-6 OPT12-6 OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OUT OPT2-20 OPT11-6 To Shelf 1.1 4.2 4.1 4.2 1.1 2.2 4.3 4.3 4.1 2.2 4.

1 5.1 2.2 5.1 2.2 2.2 5.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation To install the modules in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the module installation instructions in the General Module Installation Instructions section in conjunction with the configuration information in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.2 3.1 2.1 2.2 5.2 5.2 2.1 2.2 5. Warning Never install optical cabling in a site while any BATMOD unit is turned ON.2 2.1 2.2 5. Front-Panel Optical Connections This section provides the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connections for the 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site. Note A 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration site can be configured with LEM-10G-Fxx.2 2.1 2.2 5.3 3. Setup.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 Slot Module Connector East-to-West To Shelf 2. To install the front-panel optical fiber jumper cables in 10-Gbps 32-channel red and blue band regeneration sites use the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection instructions in the Front Panel Optical Cabling section and the front-panel optical fiber jumper cable connection information in Table 3-23. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-59 . Table 3-23 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site From Shelf Receive 5.2 2.1 5.2 2.2 5. LEM-10H-Mxx.3 Slot 3 6–7 8–9 10-11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 Module PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 5. Failure to heed this warning will result in an optical safety hazard to personnel and damage to optical equipment.2 5.1 2.1 5.2 5. or LEM-10G-Mxx transponder modules.2 5.

1 6.2 6.1 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–5 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 8WD-B 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 15 OUT 16 Slot 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 1 Module 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR TPA-R Connector OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT To Shelf 3.1 2.1 2.1 2.2 1.2 6.2 3.1 1.1 2.1 3.1 3.1 2.2 1.1 2.3 3.2 1.1 2.2 6.1 2.1 6.1 2.1 3. and Test Manual 3-60 78-13121-03 .2 3.1 1.2 1.1 2.2 3.1 3.1 1.2 6.1 1.Chapter 3 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Site Installation Table 3-23 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued) From Shelf 2.1 1.3 4.1 2.3 3.1 1.1 2.1 6.1 2.2 6.3 3.1 Transmit 1.1 1.2 6.3 3 6–7 8–9 10-11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 PRE-L LEM 01 LEM 02 LEM 03 LEM 04 LEM 05 LEM 06 LEM 07 LEM 08 LEM 09 LEM 10 LEM 11 LEM 12 LEM 13 LEM 14 LEM 15 LEM 16 IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Slot 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.2 3.1 6.2 1.1 1.2 4.1 2. Setup.1 2.2 6.1 1.1 3.2 3.2 6.3 3.2 6.2 6.2 1.2 3.2 6.1 Receive 6.

3 4.3 4.1 1.1 2.1 1.1 4.1 1.2 4.3 4.1 4.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 4.2 4.1 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 3-61 .3 4.1 4.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 4.1 1.Chapter 3 Site Installation 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Installation Table 3-23 32-Channel Red and Blue Band Regeneration Site (continued) From Shelf 1.2 4.1 4.2 4.1 Transmit Slot 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 2–3 4–5 6–7 8–9 10–11 12–13 Module LEM 17 LEM 18 LEM 19 LEM 20 LEM 21 LEM 22 LEM 23 LEM 24 LEM 25 LEM 26 LEM 27 LEM 28 LEM 29 LEM 30 LEM 31 LEM 32 Connector IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN IN Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.1 1.1 1. Setup.1 Slot 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 4–6 1 Module 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR 24WD-LLR TPA-R Connector OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 27 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT To Shelf 4.1 1.1 1.2 4.

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Amplifiers must be configured as described in the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Setup. For more information about this product. OADM. Technical specifications for the system can be found in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual. Use the setup procedures in this chapter in conjunction with procedures in Chapter 5. The two Battery Module (BATMOD) power switches in each shelf must be set to ON. “Site-to-Site Testing. Installation Setup and Testing Requirements for All Sites The following conditions must be met before a site can be set up: • All required bays. Setup and test procedures are covered for terminal. Perform these procedures after each system site is installed according to Chapter 3. Note There is no off-site input (receive) or output (transmit) during single-site setup. General system setup is carried out with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. For amplifier configuration procedures. “Site Installation. Setup and checking procedures are organized according to site type. OLA. consult the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. consult the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. • • • • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. electrical cabling.” of this publication.” of this publication. “Site Installation. and regeneration sites. Both power distribution panel (PDP) alarm LEDs in each bay must be green. “Site Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-1 . shelves.” in this publication and after all outside plant optical fiber connections are made.” Diagrams for standard configurations can be found in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual.C H A P T E R 4 Site Setup and Test This chapter covers Cisco ONS 15801 system site setup and test procedures. Power must be applied to the bays. Module specifications are found in specific module handbooks. All required modules and front-panel optical fiber cables-except outside plant optical fibers-must be installed as described in Chapter 3. The green PWR LED in each shelf Subrack Common Functions (SCF) module must be lit. and ground cabling must be installed as described in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual and in Chapter 3.

It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.Chapter 4 2. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID.3 ft] long) with SC or FC adapters attached Optical power meter (Pin max > +26 dBm) capable of reading dB and mW Optical spectrum analyzer (OSA) Optical attenuators Laser light source 2. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Setup. and Test Manual 4-2 78-13121-03 .5-Gbps Setup and Test This section contains the setup and test procedures for all 2. optical line ID. 2.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test The following equipment is required to perform the installation tests: • • • • • • A PC with a modem. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E).5-Gbps sites. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.5-Gbps terminal site setup and test procedures. hereafter referred to as CMP module. and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification. This paragraph provides the 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. and the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software Tested optical fiber jumper cables (1 meter [3.

The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. OLA site. fiber type. maximum channel count. span budget. Table 4-1 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure.1. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3). Setup. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. • • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2.5-Gbps Setup and Test Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2. maximum channel count.g. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-1. regeneration site. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site.g. fiber type. For example: a 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-3 . span budget.

) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 In the local terminal software. and Test Manual 4-4 78-13121-03 . Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. Setup.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay.Chapter 4 2. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. terminal site-to-regeneration site. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-2. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master. Since each CMP module can only control one bay. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. Also. Open the local terminal software. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack.

Table 4-3 and Table 4-4 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 LEAF TWF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1 1-2 1 1 1 Mid 3-4 2-3 2 3-4 2-3 2-3 2-3 High 5-8 4-6 3-4 5-8 4-6 4 4 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-3 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 4-7 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 High 12-24 11-20 8-16 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-20 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-5 . Table 4-5 shows typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. Table 4-3 2. Table 4-2 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Direction East Amplifier Module TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L Slot 1 2 3 1 2 3 Setting East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East East-to-West West TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. The module communication setup procedure is complete. mid. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. or high). Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. Setup. Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 2 Repeat for the TPA-B module and PRE-L module.

. Setup.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-3 2.5x 6x.Chapter 4 2.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (With RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 5x30 LEAF TWF LSF DSF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 1-2 1-2 3-4 3-4 1-2 1-2 1 1 1-2 3-4 3-4 2-3 2-3 3-4 5-8 5-8 4 4 5-8 Low 1-2 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 3-4 2-3 High 5-8 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 6-11 5-10 3-4 6-11 6-11 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 12-24 11-20 5-8 12-24 12-24 12-24 11-20 12-24 Table 4-5 2.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber LSF DSF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 2-3 3-4 3-4 High 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 11-14 Table 4-4 2.7x All Links All Links 1-6 1-4 1-8 1-8 1-3 4-5 5-8 1-12 1-12 1-24 1-5 13-24 13-24 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation...5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (OOB-FEC) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF DSF NOTE All Links Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links 1x.. and Test Manual 4-6 78-13121-03 .

5 Local terminal software +12.5 to +13.5 to +6.0 dBm.5 –5.g.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software. However.5-Gbps Setup and Test The amplifier power setup procedure is complete. adjust. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Table 4-6 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Terminal Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e.5 +0. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.5 to +20. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.5 to +12.5 manual system test Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 to +6. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10.5 –5.5 to +5. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2.5 +15.5 to +5.5 to +18. Use the criteria in Table 4-6 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard.5 to +15.5 to +5..5 to +6. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.5 to +14. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone.5 to +17. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.5 to +17 +16. –5. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-7 . Setup. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 +0.

5 –6 to +6 +10. Table 4-7 Multiplexer Output Power Pass-or-Fail Criteria Step 2 Output Power (dBm) Multiplexer Output power range Number of Channels 8 4 8-Channel Wavelength Combiner – Red Band (8WC-F) module Output power range Min.5 to +6.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +7. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for more information.5 –7.0 dBm.5 to +15.5 +2 to +10 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 +0.5 to +14.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module input power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure Local terminal software +12.5 –5.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 measure Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM OPM OPM OPM +14. The value for module input power is specified in Table 4-7.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +16.5 to +13.5 to +12.5 to +13. and Test Manual 4-8 78-13121-03 . Note Multiplexer output power level readings are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software at the input to the TPA-B modules and TPA-R modules.5 +13 to +15 +9.Chapter 4 2. –0.5 +0.5 to +6. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for instructions to select the TPA-R module or TPA-B module on the Network Element screen.5 Max.5 to +13. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal. +7.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-6 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Terminal Sites (continued) Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) Low-Class Power (dBm) +7. –2.5 Nom.5 to +13.5 1. Setup.5 +2 to +10 +17 to +20.5 +0.5 8-Channel Wavelength Multiplexer – Blue Band (8WM-F) module Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Multiplexer Output Power Verification Follow these steps to check the multiplexer module red and blue-band output at a site: Step 1 Make sure the transponder modules are installed in the correct shelves of the site. The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ±1. –4.5 to +6.5 to +18.5 –3.

–4 –8 Nom.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. repeat for the TPA-B module. –2 –5 Max. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-9 . Setup.5-Gbps channels Number of Channels 24 12 Min. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. 0 –3 Step 3 If the TPA-R module value was verified. Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify the red-band transmission from the TPA-R module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm and set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for placement. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Note 8WC-F modules are mounted on the shelf backplane. Connect an optical cable from the OSA input connection to the monitor (MON) port of the 8WC-F module on the front shelf.5-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-7 Multiplexer Output Power Pass-or-Fail Criteria (continued) Output Power (dBm) Multiplexer With 2.5 nm.

5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-1 8WC-F Module Wavelength Converter Module and Monitor Output To TP A-R module To monitoring 2WC-F WARRANTY VOID IF BROKEN SEAL OUTPUT MO N OUT P/N INPUT 1 2 Serial number Laser warning label From 8WM-F module Step 4 Set the OSA scale to 0. However. Table 4-8 Channel Equalization and Pre-emphasis Equalization and Pre-emphasis (dB) Unit 8WC-F module equalization tolerance (P = average channel power of channels 13–28) Channels 13–28 12 and 29 11 and 30 10 and 31 9 and 32 Min P – 1. Verify that all active red-band channels are present and that the readings are within the specifications listed in Table 4-8.5 P + 4.5 P + 0. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 P + 2.5 Nominal P P+1 P+2 P+3 P+4 Max P + 1.Chapter 4 2.5 P + 1.5 P + 5.5 P – 0. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 P + 3. adjust. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. Setup. and Test Manual 4-10 69208 78-13121-03 .5 dB per division.5 P + 2.

or multiplexer path loss) and correct it. Repeat Steps 4-6 for each 8WC-F module located in the site configuration. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the input port of the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2.. transmitter output power.5 nm.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 If any active red-band channels are missing.g.. Set scale to 1 dB per division. Verify that all active channels are present.g. cabling. cabling. transmitter output power. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-11 . Setup. Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 8WC-F module. Set the OSA resolution to 0. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it. locate the source of the failure (e. Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify blue-band channel transmission from the TPA-B module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1532 nm and the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. If any active blue-band channels are missing. Step 1 Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 using an optical fiber jumper cable (Figure 4-2). TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the OSC output of the TPA-R module. locate the source of the failure (e.

Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override Use this procedure to test the safety override feature of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. and Test Manual 4-12 69017 When removing. Select the safety override item (SftyOvRide1) on the Action List tab and execute the command. connect this end first. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. back-to-back site. Optical fiber jumper cable When installing. or regeneration site. Failure to heed this caution can result in damage to equipment. back-to-back site.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-2 TPA-R Module OSC Measurement Setup Slot 1 TPA-R Slot 2 TPA-B Slot 3 PRE-L MON MON B R MON OUT MON IN Optical power meter Step 2 Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified for TPA-R module OSC-only output power. Verify that the MAJ LED on the TPA-R module shuts off and the output reading on the OPM increases for 10 seconds. 78-13121-03 . or regeneration site. disconnect this end first. Do not use the local terminal software safety override command on any other amplifier module in a terminal site. Step 1 Step 2 Choose the TPA-R module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test Follow these steps to test the laser safety shutdown feature of the system: Step 1 Manually override the laser safety shutdown feature by connecting an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Setup. Step 3 Red. Caution Use the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software safety override command on a TPA-R module only in a terminal site.Chapter 4 2.

Step 9 Note The following step must be performed. Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and TPA-B module in slot 2 turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each of the modules lighting). Remove the optical fiber cable from TPA-R module OUT connector in slot 1. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Note When the BAT modules are turned off.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. the lasers in the TPA-R module and TPA-B module will turn on when light is reapplied to their inputs. only the TPA-R module MAJ LED will dim if no blue-band channels are present. Setup. Select the PRE-L module in slot 3 on the local terminal software Network Element screen and choose the red-band output power command (OutPwrRed1) in the Analog I/O tab. Remove the optical fiber cable from the OUT port of the PRE-L module in slot-3. Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure PRE-L module output power: Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B modules turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each amplifier modules lighting).5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 do not turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module staying lit). Turn on all BAT modules in the WCM or LEM module shelves. Reconnect the optical fiber cable to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B module turn on again (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Switch off both BAT modules on all WCM or LEM module shelves. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module red-band output in Table 4-9. If this step is not performed. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-13 . Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.

Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. and Test Manual 4-14 78-13121-03 . Step 8 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power: Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module and the Line Service Modem (LSM-W) module from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. Verify that the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm meets the TPA-R module red-band-only specification for the appropriate power class.Chapter 4 2.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. nominal system configuration Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 and connect it to MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Choose the blue-band output power command for the same module on the Analog I/O tab.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-9 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band –5 +8 +5 +13 Minimum Maximum 1. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Use the OPM to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and damage equipment. Value for 32 channels. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue-band output in Table 4-9. “Site Installation. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Setup. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.

Use the following formula to convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm. Step 4 Step 5 2. TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to continue from the combined output power measurement to calculate and test the TPA-R module blue-band output: Step 1 Subtract the TPA-R module red-band-only output reading in mW from the combined TPA-R module red-band and blue-band output power reading in mW to determine the TPA-R module blue-band output power in mW. Warning Disconnect all outside plant fibers before OADM site optical safety tests are performed. Setup.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Plug the TPA-B module in slot 2 back into the backplane. Measure the output power of the red band and blue band in dBm and mW. Reinstall the LSM module into the backplane.5-Gbps Optical Line Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue band in mW) Verify that the calculated value for the blue-band output power in dBm meets the appropriate power class specification for the TPA-R blue-band-only. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Step 2 Step 3 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Connect the optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury.5-Gbps Setup and Test TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red-band and blue-band output power of the TPA-R module. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-15 .

0 dBm. Setup. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E). Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented. This section provides the 2. and Test Manual 4-16 78-13121-03 . optical line ID. OLA site. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. For more information.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software as the input power to the RBA module and BBA modules.5-Gbps OLA site setup and test procedures. and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification.g. span budget.1. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. maximum channel count. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site.Chapter 4 2. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. hereafter referred to as CMP module. regeneration site. fiber type. Note The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ± 1. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test.

Table 4-10 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. fiber type. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-10.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3).5-Gbps Setup and Test Note For 2. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. maximum channel count. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Setup. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side.5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-17 .g.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). • • • • Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. For example: a 2. span budget. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). terminal site-to-regeneration site.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders.

Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. RBA module. Table 4-11 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Amplifier Module PRE-L RBA BBA PRE-L RBA BBA Slot 1 2 3 4 5 6 Setting East-to-West East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack.Chapter 4 2. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-11. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen. BBA module and PRE-L module. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 Step 2 In the local terminal software. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. Repeat for the TPA-B module. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test • Since each CMP module can only control one bay. and Test Manual 4-18 78-13121-03 . Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. Setup.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Also. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. Open the local terminal software. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps.

Table 4-12 2. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. or high).5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 LEAF TWF LSF DSF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1 1-2 1 1 1 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 2-3 2 3-4 2-3 2-3 2-3 3-4 2-3 3-4 3-4 High 5-8 4-6 3-4 5-8 4-6 4 4 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-3 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 4-7 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 11-20 8-16 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-14 Table 4-13 2. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. Table 4-12 and Table 4-13 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.5-Gbps Setup and Test If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. Setup. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (With RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 5x30 Low 1-2 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 3-4 2-3 High 5-8 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-2 Mid 6-11 6-11 5-10 3-4 High 12-24 12-24 11-20 5-8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-19 . Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Table 4-14 shows typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands. The module communication setup procedure is complete. mid.

and Test Manual 4-20 78-13121-03 .7x All Links All Links 1-6 1-4 1-8 1-8 1-3 4-5 5-8 1-12 1-12 1-24 1-5 13-24 13-24 The amplifier power setup procedure is complete. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment..5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (With RXT Modules) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber LEAF TWF LSF DSF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 1-2 1-2 3-4 3-4 Low 1-2 1-2 1 1 1-2 Mid 3-4 3-4 2-3 2-3 3-4 High 5-8 5-8 4 4 5-8 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 6-11 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 12-24 12-24 11-20 12-24 Table 4-14 2. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.Chapter 4 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5x 6x. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Caution When the subrack power is ON. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam..5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-13 2.. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.. Setup.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (OOB-FEC) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF DSF NOTE All Links Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links 1x.

5-Gbps Setup and Test Use the criteria in Table 4-15 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard.5 to +14.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. +7. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.5 +0. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 measure Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM OPM OPM OPM +14.5 +2 to +10 +17 to +20.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13.5 to +17.5 +15.5 to +17 +16.5 to +6.5 +0.5 to +13..5 +2 to +10 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 +0.5 +0.5 to +13.5 –6 to +6 +10. Setup.5 1.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 –5.5 Local terminal software +12.5 +7.5 to +18.5 to +13.5 to +6.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 –5.5 +0.5 to +20. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 to +6.0 dBm.5 to +5. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module input power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure Local terminal software +12.5 to +15.5 to +6. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.5 to +5. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 to +12.5 to +18.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10.5 to +15. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone.5 to +6. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type. –5.g.5 to +12. adjust.5 to +13. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal. Table 4-15 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Line Amplification Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 to +14. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-21 .5 to +13. However.5 +7.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +16.5 to +6.5 to +5.

and Test Manual 4-22 69212 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure the LSM-W module output power. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6 (Figure 4-4). Verify that the LSM-W module OSC measurement meets the specification for the RBA module OSC-only. Setup. Set the OPM to read in dBm.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Measure the LSM-W module OSC output from east-to-west with this procedure. Figure 4-3 East-to-West Setup for Amplifier Power Output Testing East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the slot-1 PRE-L module.Chapter 4 2. West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure Measure the west-to-east LSM-W module OSC output power with this procedure. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3 (Figure 4-3).

Select the BBA module in slot 2 on the Network Element screen. The PRE-L module MAJ alarm LED should switch off.5-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-4 West-to-East Amplifier Power Output Setup East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure the LSM-W module output power. Turn the light source on. The accuracy of measurements taken with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1. For more information. Set the OPM to read in dBm. Verify that the LSM-W module measurement meets the specification for RBA module OSC-only. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement This procedure measures the PRE-L module output power east-to-west. Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with local terminal software as the input to the RBA module and BBA module. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect a light source to the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69211 Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable 4-23 .0 dBm.

Verify that the RBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-16. Verify that the item (InPwr1) meets the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue band. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) from the Analog I/O tab.Chapter 4 2. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Select the RBA module in slot 3 on the Network Element screen. nominal system configuration. Select the RBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Turn on the light source. The PRE-L module in slot 4 alarm LED should switch off. West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the PRE-L module west-to-east output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a light source to the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 4 Verify that the BBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-16. Pin = –8 dBm +3 +8 +5 +13 Condition of Measurement Min Nom Max 1. This setup will allow the measurement of the east-to-west amplifiers. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. and Test Manual 4-24 78-13121-03 . Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and to activate east-to-west amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Pin = –10 dBm 1 channel @ λ = 1550 nm. Verify that the RBA module input power value is within the specifications for PRE-L module red band. Setup. Turn off the light source. Values for 32 channels. Turn off the light source. Table 4-16 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band 1 channel @ λ = 1535 nm. Choose the BBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-25 . Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Turn on the light source.and blue-band output power for the east-to-west RBA module: Step 1 Step 2 Reinstall the BBA module in slot 2 in the backplane.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 to the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. When the MAJ alarm LED is off.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. the RBA module in slot 3 is on. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output in both dBm and mW. Turn off the light source. Turn on the light source. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Measure the RBA module in slot 3 red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Turn off the light source. Setup. Step 6 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the east-to-west RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 2 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the output power range of the RBA module red-band-only. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Turn on the light source. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Step 7 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red. but do not remove them from the shelf.

Step 5 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the east-to-west RBA module blue-band output power.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 3.RBA[Red-band output] Step 2 Step 3 Record the blue-band output power in mW. and Test Manual 4-26 78-13121-03 .and blue-band combined output] . Turn off the light source. (All measurements are in mW. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3. Measure the red. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Make sure the light source is turned off.Chapter 4 2. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 4 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA module blue-band-only. Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the east-to-west manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red.and blue-band combined output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA in slot 3 module. Setup.

Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure west-to-east RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 5 and the LSM-W module from the backplane.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Setup.5-Gbps Setup and Test Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and activate west-to-east amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Measure the red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Measure and record the red-band output power of the RBA module in dBm and mW. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-27 . Verify that the reading on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. This setup will allow the measurement of the west-to-east amplifiers. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. Turn on the light source. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Turn off the light source. but do not remove them from the shelf. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 5. the laser in the RBA module is on. Turn off the light source. Turn on the light source. Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the red-band-only output power range Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Connect the OPM with an optical fiber jumper cable to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.

Turn off the light source. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure combined west-to-east RBA module output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Reinstall the BBA module in slot in the backplane.Chapter 4 2. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 6. Step 4 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the west-to-east manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Step 1 Step 2 Remove the optical source from the PRE-L module input in slot 4. and Test Manual 4-28 78-13121-03 .and blue-band output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6.and blue-band combined output] . Turn on the light source. (All measurements are in mW. Setup.RBA[Red-band output] Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 2 Step 3 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA blue-band-only.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red. Measure the combined red. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the west-to-east RBA module blue-band output power. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output power in mW. Turn off the light source. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.

Note The following values must be verified within ±1. Setup. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane.5 dB.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-29 .5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification This section provides the mid-amplifier loss (MAL) values dependent on the loss of the span preceding the OLA site. Table 4-17 lists the ideal MAL values dependent upon span length.

25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 136 140 144 148 152 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 NA NA NA Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N N N N N N Ideal MAL 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 NA NA NA 1. and Test Manual 4-30 78-13121-03 . Setup. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU.Chapter 4 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. East-to-West Red. Turn the laser source on.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-17 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0.and Blue-Band Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the East-to-West direction: Step 1 Step 2 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module E-W input.

Set the safety override command to RBA E-W module. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. West-to-East Red.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Setup. Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the E-W PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the W-E PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Connect an optical fiber jumper between the E-W PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the W-E PRE-L module IN port. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Turn the laser source on. Measure the W-E RBA or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-31 . The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. Connect an optical fiber jumper between the W-E PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the E-W PRE-L module IN port. Measure the E-W RBA module or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Set the safety override command to RBA W-E module.and Blue-Band Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the W-E direction: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module W-E input.

0 dBm. adjust. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented.Chapter 4 2. Failure to heed this warning can result in personnel injury. slot 13) as follows: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or the backplane. hereafter referred to as CMP module. The test must be repeated until the result is positive. Note The accuracy of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software measurements is ±1. Note All modules not meeting the output power specification must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1. Setup. unplugging the amplifier modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors.5-Gbps OADM site setup and test procedures. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E). and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID. However. and Test Manual 4-32 78-13121-03 . This section provides the 2. optical line ID. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Warning All outside plant fibers must be disconnected before OADM site optical safety tests are performed. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs.1. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. Caution When the subrack power is ON.

fiber type.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2. maximum channel count. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites).g.g. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. OLA site. span budget.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Setup. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. • • • • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. maximum channel count. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. fiber type. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-33 .5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders. For example: a 2. span budget.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3). regeneration site. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-18. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Table 4-18 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2.

Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF. Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. terminal site-to-regeneration site. Since each CMP module can only control one bay.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. Also. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-19. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 In the local terminal software. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. and Test Manual 4-34 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 2. Setup.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Open the local terminal software. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary.

Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. Table 4-20 and Table 4-21 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-35 . mid. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. Table 4-22 shows typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Table 4-20 2. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 2 Repeat for the TPA-B module. or high). The module communication setup procedure is complete. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 LEAF TWF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1 1-2 1 1 1 Mid 3-4 2-3 2 3-4 2-3 2-3 2-3 High 5-8 4-6 3-4 5-8 4-6 4 4 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-3 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 4-7 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 High 12-24 11-20 8-16 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-20 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. RBA module. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. Table 4-19 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Amplifier Module PRE-L RBA BBA PRE-L RBA BBA Slot 1 2 3 4 5 6 Setting East-to-West East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. BBA module. and PRE-L module.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2.

7x All Links All Links 1-6 1-4 1-8 1-8 1-3 4-5 5-8 1-12 1-12 1-24 1-5 13-24 13-24 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber LSF DSF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 2-3 3-4 3-4 High 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 11-14 Table 4-21 2.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-20 2. Setup.Chapter 4 2...5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (With RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 5x30 LEAF TWF LSF DSF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 1-2 1-2 3-4 3-4 1-2 1-2 1 1 1-2 3-4 3-4 2-3 2-3 3-4 5-8 5-8 4 4 5-8 Low 1-2 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 3-4 2-3 High 5-8 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 6-11 5-10 3-4 6-11 6-11 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 12-24 11-20 5-8 12-24 12-24 12-24 11-20 12-24 Table 4-22 2.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (OOB-FEC) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF DSF NOTE All Links Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links 1x. and Test Manual 4-36 78-13121-03 ...5x 6x.

or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 +0.5 to +20. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 to +17.5 to +17 +16. adjust. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.5 +13 to +15 +9. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. Use the criteria in Table 4-23 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard. Setup. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e.5 –5.5 to +15.g. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone. –5.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2.5 to +14. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-37 . However. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.5 to +6.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 to +5.5 +0. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.5 manual system test Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 to +6.5 +15. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.5 to +18.. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.0 dBm.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type.5 Local terminal software +12.5 –5.5 to +12.5 to +6.5 to +5. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range.5-Gbps Setup and Test The amplifier power setup procedure is complete. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.5 to +13.5 to +5. The test must be repeated until the result is positive. Table 4-23 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14.

Setup.5 PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 to +18.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module input power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure Local terminal software +12.5 measure Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM OPM OPM OPM +14.5 +2 to +10 +17 to +20. East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Measure the LSM-W module OSC output from east-to-west with this procedure. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3 (Figure 4-5).Chapter 4 2.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 to +13.5 to +13. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 +0.5 +2 to +10 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +16.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +7. and Test Manual 4-38 78-13121-03 .5 to +14.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 to +13.5 to +6.5 to +13.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-23 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites (continued) Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) Low-Class Power (dBm) +7.5 to +12.5 to +6.5 +0.5 1.5 to +6. +7.5 to +15.5 +0.

Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6 (Figure 4-6).5-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-5 East-to-West Setup for Amplifier Power Output Testing East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the slot-1 PRE-L module. Set the OPM to read in dBm. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69212 4-39 . Verify that the LSM-W module OSC measurement meets the specification for the RBA module OSC-only. Setup. West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure Measure the west-to-east LSM-W module OSC output power with this procedure.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Measure the LSM-W module output power.

5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-6 West-to-East Amplifier Power Output Setup East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System.0 dBm. Note The accuracy of measurements taken with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1. East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement This procedure measures the PRE-L module output power east-to-west. and Test Manual 4-40 69211 Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable 78-13121-03 . Select the BBA module in slot 2 on the Network Element screen. Measure the LSM-W module output power. Turn the light source on. Setup. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect a light source to the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 2. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. The PRE-L module MAJ alarm LED should switch off. Verify that the LSM-W module measurement meets the specification for RBA module OSC-only. Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with local terminal software as the input to the RBA module and BBA module. For more information. Set the OPM to read in dBm.

Values for 32 channels. Setup. nominal system configuration. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the PRE-L module west-to-east output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a light source to the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-41 . Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Select the RBA module in slot 3 on the Network Element screen. Verify that the item (InPwr1) meets the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue band. Verify that the RBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-24. Turn off the light source. Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and to activate east-to-west amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. The PRE-L module in slot 4 alarm LED should switch off. Turn on the light source.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 4 Verify that the BBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-24. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Choose the BBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Table 4-24 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band 1 channel @ λ = 1535 nm. Turn off the light source. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) from the Analog I/O tab. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. This setup will allow the measurement of the east-to-west amplifiers. Pin = –10 dBm 1 channel @ λ = 1550 nm. Pin = –8 dBm +3 +8 +5 +13 Condition of Measurement Min Nom Max 1. Select the RBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Verify that the RBA module input power value is within the specifications for PRE-L module red band.

Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Step 7 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red. Setup. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Turn off the light source. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure the RBA module in slot 3 red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the output power range of the RBA module red-band-only. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 to the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. but do not remove them from the shelf. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Turn on the light source. Turn on the light source.Chapter 4 2. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Step 6 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the east-to-west RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 2 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. the RBA module in slot 3 is on. Turn on the light source. and Test Manual 4-42 78-13121-03 .and blue-band output power for the east-to-west RBA module: Step 1 Step 2 Reinstall the BBA module in slot 2 in the backplane. Turn off the light source. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output in both dBm and mW. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Make sure the light source is turned off. Turn off the light source. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the east-to-west manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3.and blue-band combined output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA in slot 3 module. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-43 .) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red. Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 4 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA module blue-band-only. (All measurements are in mW.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. Step 5 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the east-to-west RBA module blue-band output power. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 3. Measure the red. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.and blue-band combined output] . Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Setup.RBA[Red-band output] Step 2 Step 3 Record the blue-band output power in mW. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3.

This setup will allow the measurement of the west-to-east amplifiers. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Turn on the light source. Measure the red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Turn on the light source. Turn off the light source. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Setup. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 5.Chapter 4 2. Turn off the light source.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and activate west-to-east amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Verify that the reading on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. and Test Manual 4-44 78-13121-03 . Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the red-band-only output power range Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. but do not remove them from the shelf. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure west-to-east RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 5 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. the laser in the RBA module is on. Connect the OPM with an optical fiber jumper cable to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Measure and record the red-band output power of the RBA module in dBm and mW.

Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Step 2 Step 3 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Turn off the light source.and blue-band output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-45 . Setup.and blue-band combined output] .) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red.RBA[Red-band output] Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA blue-band-only. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the west-to-east RBA module blue-band output power.5-Gbps Setup and Test West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure combined west-to-east RBA module output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Reinstall the BBA module in slot in the backplane. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Measure the combined red. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 6. (All measurements are in mW. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Turn off the light source. Turn on the light source. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output power in mW. Step 4 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the west-to-east manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1.5 dB. Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification This section provides the MAL values dependent on the loss of the span preceding the OADM site. and Test Manual 4-46 78-13121-03 .25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N Ideal MAL 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 SMF 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 HEF1 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup.Chapter 4 2. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Remove the optical source from the PRE-L module input in slot 4. Note The following values must be verified within ±1. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. Table 4-25 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Table 4-25 list the ideal MAL values dependent upon span length.

Choose the output power command (OutPwr2) of the module and set the working point according to calculations performed in the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Open the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Note Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information about using the software. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Note Step 6 If the Act button is not clicked. Save the value. A check mark appears next to the parameter. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-25 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Insert the appropriate information to calculate the ADA module output for an OADM site. Setting the Working Point for the East-to-West ADA Module Follow these steps to set the east-to-west ADA module working point: Note Perform the following setup on OADM sites only. the settings will not be saved. Select the output power item (OutPwr2) and click in the column next to it. (Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software program help files. Store the checked items permanently and verify that the operation completes. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-47 .25 dB/Km) 136 140 144 148 152 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 5 5 NA NA NA Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF N N N N N Ideal MAL 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 61 61 NA NA NA 1. Setting the Working Point for the West-to-East ADA Module Follow these steps to set the west-to-east ADA module working point: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites with partial band demultiplexing. if applicable.) Select the ADA module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.

Set the output power command (OutPwr1) according to the calculation conducted by the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Refer to the vendor manual for specific information about the operation of the OSA. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Open the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software application. Save the setting. East-to-West Inserted-Channels Equalization Follow these steps to check the flatness of inserted channels at an east-to-west OADM site: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites with partial demultiplexing.) Step 1 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Select the ADA module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Remove the fiber from the ADA module OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 9 of shelf 2. Store the checked item permanently and verify that it completes.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information about using the software. and Test Manual 4-48 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 2. (Refer to Figure 4-7. Setup. Select the OutPwr1 parameter of the ADA module and click in the column next to it. Insert the appropriate information for an OADM site to calculate the ADA module output. A check mark appears next to the parameter.

Measure the signal strength of channels in dBm. Average the measurements of the channels.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69210 4-49 . A typical screen on the OSA looks like Figure 4-8. Setup.5-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-7 Slot 1 PRE-L East-to-West Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Connections Subrack 1 Slot 3 Slot 4 BBA PRE-L Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Subrack 2 Slot 11 OADM-P4-R1 MON Slot 2 RBA Slot 9 OADM-P4-R1 MON Slot 13 ADA ADA IN OUT ADA IN OUT MON MON 2 1 MON MON B R MON MON B R 9 11 OUT OUT 9 11 OUT OUT OUTOUT 2 1 IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON 13 15 OUT OUT 13 15 OUT OUT IN 2 IN 1 Light source 5 dB fixed attenuators Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect the OSA to the ADA module OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 9 of shelf 2. Table 4-26 shows one way to determine whether channel strengths are within specification. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Data in this table is repeated in west-to-east testing for reference purposes. Setup.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1.5 dB 1. Figure 4-8 Typical Spectrum Analyzer Plot of Channels from the OADM-P4-Rx Module West-to-East Inserted-Channels Equalization Follow these steps to check the flatness of inserted channels at a west-to-east OADM site: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites.Chapter 4 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Refer to the vendor manual for specific information about the operation of the OSA.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-26 East-to-West Inserted Channels Strength Specification Channel1 15 13 11 9 23 21 19 17 Equals Average of channels 13 and 15 Average of channels 13 and 15 Average of channels 13 and 15 plus 2 Average of channels 13 and 15 plus 4 Average of all channels Average of all channels Average of all channels Average of all channels Range ±1.5 dB ±1. and Test Manual 4-50 78-13121-03 .5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1.

Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Average the channel measurements. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented.) Figure 4-9 Slot 1 PRE-L West-to-East Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Connections Subrack 1 Slot 3 Slot 4 BBA PRE-L Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Slot 9 MON Slot 2 RBA Subrack 2 Slot 13 Slot 11 MON OADM-P4-R1 ADA OADM-P4-R1 ADA IN OUT MON MON 2 1 ADA IN OUT MON MON B R MON MON B R 9 11 OUT OUT OUTOUT 2 1 9 11 OUT OUT IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON 13 15 OUT OUT IN 2 IN 1 13 15 OUT OUT Light source 5 dB fixed attenuators Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Measure the channel signal strength in dBm. Use Table 4-26 to determine whether the channel strengths are within specification. (Refer to Figure 4-9.5-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Connect the OSA to the ADA OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 11 of shelf 2.5-Gbps regeneration site setup and test procedures.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. This section provides the 2. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69209 4-51 . Setup. 2.

g. optical line ID. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. regeneration site. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. span budget. and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification.Chapter 4 2. OLA site.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. hereafter referred to as CMP module. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID.1. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-27.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E). Setup. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders. For example: a 2. and Test Manual 4-52 78-13121-03 . maximum channel count. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. Table 4-27 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. fiber type. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3). Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. terminal site-to-regeneration site. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. • • • • Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. span budget. fiber type.g. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-53 . Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Since each CMP module can only control one bay. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Setup. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master.5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. maximum channel count. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. Open the local terminal software. Select a serial port from the Connection menu.5-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-27 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2. Also. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master.

(Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual.Chapter 4 2.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen. Repeat for the TPA-B module and PRE-L module. Table 4-28 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Direction East Amplifier Module TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L Slot 1 2 3 1 2 3 Setting East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East East-to-West West TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. and Test Manual 4-54 78-13121-03 . Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. The module communication setup procedure is complete. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 Step 2 In the local terminal software. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-28. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack. Setup. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.

mid. Setup.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (With RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 5x30 LEAF TWF LSF DSF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 1-2 1-2 3-4 3-4 1-2 1-2 1 1 1-2 3-4 3-4 2-3 2-3 3-4 5-8 5-8 4 4 5-8 Low 1-2 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 3-4 2-3 High 5-8 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 6-11 5-10 3-4 6-11 6-11 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 12-24 11-20 5-8 12-24 12-24 12-24 11-20 12-24 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. or high). and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-55 . Table 4-29 2. Table 4-29 and Table 4-30 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band.5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (No FEC) (Without RXT Modules) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B or BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x22 5x25 5x28 LEAF TWF LSF DSF 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 5x22 5x25 Low 1-2 1 1 1-2 1 1 1 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 2-3 2 3-4 2-3 2-3 2-3 3-4 2-3 3-4 3-4 High 5-8 4-6 3-4 5-8 4-6 4 4 5-8 4-6 Red Band Booster (TPA-R or RBA) Low 1-5 1-4 1-3 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-5 1-4 1-4 1-4 Mid 6-11 5-10 4-7 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 6-11 5-10 5-8 5-8 High 12-24 11-20 8-16 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-20 12-24 11-14 Table 4-30 2.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. Table 4-31 shows typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands.5-Gbps Setup and Test Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low.

However. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.g.Chapter 4 2. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.0 dBm. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.. and Test Manual 4-56 78-13121-03 . or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections..5-Gbps Amplifier Class Setups (OOB-FEC) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF DSF NOTE All Links Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links 1x. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors. Use the criteria in Table 4-32 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.5x 6x. Setup. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone.. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-31 2. adjust. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.7x All Links All Links 1-6 1-4 1-8 1-8 1-3 4-5 5-8 1-12 1-12 1-24 1-5 13-24 13-24 The amplifier power setup procedure is complete. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type.

5 –6 to +6 +10.5 to +14.5 to +12.5 to +15.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software. +7.5 +0.5 –5.5 +2 to +10 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.0 dBm.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 Local terminal software +12.5 +0.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10.5 to +13. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal. Multiplexer Output Power Verification Follow these steps to check the multiplexer module red. Step 2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 to +13.5 to +20.5 +7.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13.5 to +5.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 to +6. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for more information.5-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-32 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Regeneration Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 to +13.5 measure Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM OPM OPM OPM +14.5 +0.5 to +6.5 to +13.5 to +5. Setup.5 to +12.5 to +14. The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ±1.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module input power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure Local terminal software +12.5 to +6.5 1.5 to +17.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 to +5.5 +0.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 –5. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for instructions to select the TPA-R module or the TPA-B module on the Network Element screen.5 +15.5 to +13.5 +7.5 to +6. –5.5 to +6.5 to +15.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-57 .5 to +18. Note Multiplexer output power level readings are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software at the input to the TPA-B modules and TPA-R modules.5 +0.5 +2 to +10 +17 to +20. The value for module input power is specified in Table 4-33.5 to +6.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +16.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 to +17 +16.5 to +18.and blue-band output at a site: Step 1 Make sure the transponder modules are installed in the correct shelves of the site.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. –0.5 –7.5 –3. –2.5-Gbps channels With four 2. Set the OSA resolution to 0.5-Gbps channels and one 10-Gbps channel Step 3 Min.5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-33 Multiplexer Output Power Pass-or-Fail Criteria Output Power (dBm) Multiplexer Output power range Number of Channels 8 4 8-Channel Wavelength Combiner – Red Band (8WC-F) module Output power range With 2.5 nm. Connect an optical cable from the OSA input connection to the monitor (MON) port of the 8WC-F module on the front shelf. repeat for the TPA-B module. Setup.5 8-Channel Wavelength Multiplexer – Blue Band (8WM-F) module 24 12 8 –4 –8 –10 –2 –5 –7 0 –3 –5 If the TPA-R module value was verified.5 Max. and Test Manual 4-58 78-13121-03 .5 –5. Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify the red-band transmission from the TPA-R module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm and set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for placement. –4.5 Nom.Chapter 4 2. Note 8WC-F modules are mounted on the shelf backplane.

Setup. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69208 4-59 . Verify that all active red-band channels are present and that the readings are within the specifications listed in Table 4-34.5 P + 2.5 Nominal P P+1 P+2 P+3 P+4 Max P + 1.5 P + 0. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.5 Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 P + 3.5 P + 1. Table 4-34 Channel Equalization and Pre-emphasis Channels Unit 8WC-F module equalization tolerance (P = average channel power of channels 13–28) 13–28 12 and 29 11 and 30 10 and 31 9 and 32 Equalization and Pre-emphasis (dB) Min P – 1.5 P – 0.5 P + 4. adjust. However.5-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-10 8WC-F Module Wavelength Converter Module and Monitor Output To TP A-R module To monitoring 2WC-F WARRANTY VOID IF BROKEN SEAL OUTPUT MO N OUT P/N INPUT 1 2 Serial number Laser warning label From 8WM-F module Step 4 Set the OSA scale to 0.5 dB per division.5 P + 5.5 P + 2.

5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 If any active red-band channels are missing. locate the source of the failure (e. Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify blue-band channel transmission from the TPA-B module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1532 nm and the span to 10 nm for the blue band.g. Repeat Steps 4-6 for each 8WC-F module located in the site configuration. Verify that all active channels are present. cabling.. transmitter output power. transmitter output power. and Test Manual 4-60 78-13121-03 .. Set scale to 1 dB per division. If any active blue-band channels are missing. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup.g. cabling.5 nm. Step 1 Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 using an optical fiber jumper cable (Figure 4-11). locate the source of the failure (e. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the input port of the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 8WC-F module. TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the OSC output of the TPA-R module. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it.Chapter 4 2.

disconnect this end first. Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override Use this procedure to test the safety override feature of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. back-to-back site. Failure to heed this caution can result in damage to equipment. Setup. Verify that the MAJ LED on the TPA-R module shuts off and the output reading on the OPM increases for 10 seconds. Do not use the local terminal software safety override command on any other amplifier module in a terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69017 When removing.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-11 TPA-R Module OSC Measurement Setup Slot 1 TPA-R Slot 2 TPA-B Slot 3 PRE-L MON MON B R MON OUT MON IN Optical power meter Step 2 Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified for TPA-R module OSC-only output power. connect this end first. or regeneration site. Step 3 Red.and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test Follow these steps to test the laser safety shutdown feature of the system: Step 1 Manually override the laser safety shutdown feature by connecting an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Select the safety override item (SftyOvRide1) on the Action List tab and execute the command. back-to-back site. 4-61 . Optical fiber jumper cable When installing. or regeneration site. Caution Use the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software safety override command on a TPA-R module only in a terminal site. Step 1 Step 2 Choose the TPA-R module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.

Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 do not turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module staying lit). Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Remove the optical fiber cable from the OUT port of the PRE-L module in slot-3. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module red-band output in Table 4-35. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B module turn on again (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). the lasers in the TPA-R module and TPA-B module will turn on when light is reapplied to their inputs. Turn on all BAT modules in the WCM or LEM module shelves. If this step is not performed. only the TPA-R module MAJ LED will dim if no blue-band channels are present. Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and TPA-B module in slot 2 turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each of the modules lighting). Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B modules turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each amplifier modules lighting).5-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Reconnect the optical fiber cable to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3. Step 9 Note The following step must be performed. Select the PRE-L module in slot 3 on the local terminal software Network Element screen and choose the red-band output power command (OutPwrRed1) in the Analog I/O tab. Note When the BAT modules are turned off. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Switch off both BAT modules on all WCM or LEM module shelves. and Test Manual 4-62 78-13121-03 . Setup. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Remove the optical fiber cable from TPA-R module OUT connector in slot 1. Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure PRE-L module output power: Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.Chapter 4 2.

Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Verify that the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm meets the TPA-R module red-band-only specification for the appropriate power class. Setup. nominal system configuration Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 and connect it to MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-63 . Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue-band output in Table 4-35. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Step 8 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power: Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module and the Line Service Modem (LSM-W) module from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. “Site Installation. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and damage equipment.5-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-35 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band –5 +8 +5 +13 Min Max 1. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Use the OPM to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 2. Choose the blue-band output power command for the same module on the Analog I/O tab. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Value for 32 channels. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Plug the TPA-B module in slot 2 back into the backplane. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. 10-Gbps Terminal Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Step 4 Step 5 10-Gbps Setup and Test This section contains the setup and test procedures for all 10-Gbps sites. TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to continue from the combined output power measurement to calculate and test the TPA-R module blue-band output: Step 1 Subtract the TPA-R module red-band-only output reading in mW from the combined TPA-R module red-band and blue-band output power reading in mW to determine the TPA-R module blue-band output power in mW. Connect the optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red-band and blue-band output power of the TPA-R module. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Step 2 Step 3 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Measure the output power of the red band and blue band in dBm and mW. Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue band in mW) Verify that the calculated value for the blue-band output power in dBm meets the appropriate power class specification for the TPA-R blue-band-only. and Test Manual 4-64 78-13121-03 . Use the following formula to convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Reinstall the LSM module into the backplane.

optical line ID. This section provides the 10-Gbps terminal site setup and test procedures. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E). It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site. OLA site.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3). and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Note For 10-Gbps sites a GFF-R is recommended for spans that have losses up to 29 db provided that ideal MAL and tolerated MAL rules are complied with. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2. regeneration site. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-36.g.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1. maximum channel count. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. For example: a 2. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-65 .1. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. hereafter referred to as CMP module. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. span budget. fiber type.

span budget. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master. fiber type. Setup.5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2.g. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Also. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. Since each CMP module can only control one bay. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. maximum channel count. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. • • • • Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-36 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). terminal site-to-regeneration site. and Test Manual 4-66 78-13121-03 .

) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 Step 2 In the local terminal software. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. RBA-10G-E module. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-67 . Table 4-37 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Direction East Amplifier Module TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L RBA-10G-E BBA-10G Slot 1 2 3 9 10 1 2 3 9 10 Setting East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East East-to-West East-to-West East-to-West West TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L RBA-10G-E BBA-10G If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. Setup. Repeat for the TPA-B module. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-37. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. and BBA-10G module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. PRE-L module. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Open the local terminal software.

Table 4-41 and Table 4-42 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands. Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information. TW-RS 5x17 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-3 1 1-3 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 Low 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 4-6 2 1 4-5 2 1 3-4 2 3-4 2 3-4 2 High 5-8 3-4 2 5-8 3-4 2 5-6 3-4 2 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 4-5 3-4 5 Mid 6-10 4-7 3-4 5-10 4-7 3-4 6-10 4-7 3-4 4-7 3-5 3-4 6-10 4-8 3-4 High 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-16 8-14 5-8 8-14 6-10 5-7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 4-38. mid. Table 4-39. and Test Manual 4-68 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test The module communication setup procedure is complete. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. or high). The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. Table 4-38 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (No FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF. and Table 4-40 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. Setup. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-69 . TL. Setup. TW-RS 5x17 L 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 M 4-5 3 2 4-5 H 6-8 4-6 3-4 6-8 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 M 6-11 5-8 3-4 6-11 H 12-24 9-16 5-12 12-24 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 3 2 3-4 3 2 3-4 3 2 4-5 3 2 4 3 2 4-6 3-4 5-6 4-6 3-4 4 3-4 6-8 4-6 3-4 4 3-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 5-8 3-4 5-8 5-8 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 9-16 5-12 9-16 9-16 5-12 9-16 8-14 5-9 9-12 8-10 5-6 8 5-8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-39 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF.

1-3 Count (28) links 1x34.5x25 DSF All Links 1-3 4-6 7-8 1-10 11-20 4-5 1-5 Table 4-41 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Full Channel Count Fiber Type SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TW+ Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 1-4 5-8 1-6 7-12 13-24 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation... Setup.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-40 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) Fiber Type Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) NOTE Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF All Links All Links Full chs. and Test Manual 4-70 78-13121-03 ..5x21 1-6 1-4 1-8 5-8 1-12 1-6 1-24 13-24 7-12 13-24 Reduced chs.. Count links 1x28.

Setup. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-71 . Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.0 dBm. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type. Use the criteria in Table 4-43 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.g. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-42 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Reduced Channel Count Fiber Type 30 chs on SMF (6B+24R) 30 chs on ELEAF & Teralight (6B+24R) 30 chs on TW-RS (6B+24R) 30 chs on TWC (6B+24R) 28 chs on TW+ (4B+24R) 28 chs on LSF (8B+20R) 10 chs on DSF (5B+5R) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 (3) 3-4 High 5-6 (4) 5-6 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 1-6 Mid 7-12 7-12 High 13-24 13-24 1-2 1-6 1-2 1-3 1-3 3-4 5-6 1-6 1-12 7-12 13-24 7-12 11-20 13-24 3 4-6 4-5 4 7-8 1-6 1-10 1-5 13-24 The amplifier power class setup procedure is complete.

5 to +6.5 to +15.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only BBA-10G module input power BBA-10G module output power RBA-10G-E module input power RBA-10G-E module output power Local terminal software –6 to +6 Local terminal software +12.5 OPM OPM OPM OPM +14. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 +0.5 to +13.5 to +5. +7.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 to +12.5 to +18. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.5 +0.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 +2 to +10 +9 to +13 High-Class Power (dBm) +13.5 +15.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal .5 +0.5 to +13.5 to +15.and blue-band output at a site: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7. –5.5 Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure OPM +12. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 to +20.5 to +14.5 +7. However.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 to +6.5 to +13.5 to +17 +16.5 1.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 to +18.5 to +6.5 to +12. Setup.5 to +15.5 to +13.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +16. Table 4-43 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Terminal Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +20.5 +2 to +10 +14 to +17.5 Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM +11.5 to +13.5 to +15.5 to +6.5 to +13.5 +17 to +20.5 +7. adjust.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 Local terminal software +12.5 to +5.5 to +6.5 –5. and Test Manual 4-72 78-13121-03 .5 to +14.5 +0.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 +13 to +15 +9. Multiplexer Output Power Verification Follow these steps to check the multiplexer module red. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 –5.5 to +6.5 +0.5 to +17.5 to +5.

Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for instructions to select the TPA-R module or the TPA-B module on the Network Element screen.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Make sure the transponder modules are installed in the correct shelves of the site. Setup.5 Max. Table 4-44 Multiplexer Output Power Pass-or-Fail Criteria Step 2 Output Power (dBm) Multiplexer Output power range Number of Channels 8 4 8-Channel Wavelength Combiner – Red Band (8WC-F) module Output power range With 10-Gbps channels Step 3 Min. Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify the red-band transmission from the TPA-R module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm and set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Set the OSA resolution to 0. The value for module input power is specified in Table 4-44.5 –3.0 dBm. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 nm. Note Multiplexer output power level readings are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software at the input to the TPA-B modules and TPA-R modules. –4.5 8-Channel Wavelength Multiplexer – Blue Band (8WM-F) module 8 –10 –7 –5 If the TPA-R module value was verified. –0. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for more information. The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ±1.5 –7.5 Nom.5 –5. –2. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for placement. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-73 . Note 8WC-F modules are mounted on the shelf backplane. Connect an optical cable from the OSA input connection to the monitor (MON) port of the 8WC-F module on the front shelf. repeat for the TPA-B module.

only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. adjust.5 dB per division.5 P + 2. Verify that all active red-band channels are present and that the readings are within the specifications listed in Table 4-45.5 Nominal P P+1 P+2 P+3 P+4 Max P + 1. Table 4-45 Channel Equalization and Pre-emphasis Equalization and Pre-emphasis (dB) Unit 8WC-F module equalization tolerance (P = average channel power of channels 13–28) Channels 13–28 12 and 29 11 and 30 10 and 31 9 and 32 Min P – 1. and Test Manual 4-74 69208 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. However.5 Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 P + 0.5 P + 5.5 P + 3.5 P + 4.5 P + 2.5 P + 1. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-12 8WC-F Module Wavelength Converter Module and Monitor Output To TP A-R module To monitoring 2WC-F WARRANTY VOID IF BROKEN SEAL OUTPUT MO N OUT P/N INPUT 1 2 Serial number Laser warning label From 8WM-F module Step 4 Set the OSA scale to 0.5 P – 0. Setup.

Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the input port of the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. transmitter output power.5 nm.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 If any active red-band channels are missing. Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 8WC-F module. If any active blue-band channels are missing..g. cabling. locate the source of the failure (e. Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify blue-band channel transmission from the TPA-B module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1532 nm and the span to 10 nm for the blue band. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-75 . TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the OSC output of the TPA-R module. Step 1 Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 using an optical fiber jumper cable (Figure 4-13). or multiplexer path loss) and correct it. locate the source of the failure (e. Repeat Steps 4-6 for each 8WC-F module located in the site configuration..g. Set the OSA resolution to 0. transmitter output power. Verify that all active channels are present. Set scale to 1 dB per division. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. cabling. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it.

back-to-back site. disconnect this end first. Optical fiber jumper cable When installing. Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override Use this procedure to test the safety override feature of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. or regeneration site.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-13 TPA-R Module OSC Measurement Setup Slot 1 TPA-R Slot 2 TPA-B Slot 3 PRE-L MON MON B R MON OUT MON IN Optical power meter Step 2 Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified for TPA-R module OSC-only output power. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 4-76 69017 When removing. Do not use the local terminal software safety override command on any other amplifier module in a terminal site.and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test Follow these steps to test the laser safety shutdown feature of the system: Step 1 Manually override the laser safety shutdown feature by connecting an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Verify that the MAJ LED on the TPA-R module shuts off and the output reading on the OPM increases for 10 seconds. Failure to heed this caution can result in damage to equipment. Caution Use the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software safety override command on a TPA-R module only in a terminal site. Step 3 Red. or regeneration site. connect this end first. Step 1 Step 2 Choose the TPA-R module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Select the safety override item (SftyOvRide1) on the Action List tab and execute the command. back-to-back site. Setup. 78-13121-03 .

Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure PRE-L module output power: Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. only the TPA-R module MAJ LED will dim if no blue-band channels are present. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B module turn on again (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B modules turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each amplifier modules lighting).Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module red-band output in Table 4-46. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Turn on all BAT modules in the WCM or LEM module shelves. Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and TPA-B module in slot 2 turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each of the modules lighting). Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 do not turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module staying lit). Setup. Remove the optical fiber cable from TPA-R module OUT connector in slot 1. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Step 9 Note The following step must be performed. Remove the optical fiber cable from the OUT port of the PRE-L module in slot-3. Reconnect the optical fiber cable to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3. If this step is not performed. the lasers in the TPA-R module and TPA-B module will turn on when light is reapplied to their inputs. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-77 . Select the PRE-L module in slot 3 on the local terminal software Network Element screen and choose the red-band output power command (OutPwrRed1) in the Analog I/O tab. Note When the BAT modules are turned off. Switch off both BAT modules on all WCM or LEM module shelves.

Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Caution Be sure to perform the next step.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and damage equipment. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-46 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band –5 +8 +5 +13 Min Max 1. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue-band output in Table 4-46. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Step 8 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power: Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module and the Line Service Modem (LSM-W) module from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. Value for 32 channels. Setup. nominal system configuration Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 and connect it to MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. and Test Manual 4-78 78-13121-03 . Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Use the OPM to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Verify that the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm meets the TPA-R module red-band-only specification for the appropriate power class. Choose the blue-band output power command for the same module on the Analog I/O tab. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. “Site Installation.

Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA-10G-E module in slot 1. Measure the output power of the red band and blue band in dBm and mW. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-79 . Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue band in mW) Verify that the calculated value for the blue-band output power in dBm meets the appropriate power class specification for the TPA-R blue-band-only. Step 2 Step 3 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Use the following formula to convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Plug the TPA-B module in slot 2 back into the backplane. TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to continue from the combined output power measurement to calculate and test the TPA-R module blue-band output: Step 1 Subtract the TPA-R module red-band-only output reading in mW from the combined TPA-R module red-band and blue-band output power reading in mW to determine the TPA-R module blue-band output power in mW. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Issue the safety override command from the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. “Site Installation. Setup. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red-band and blue-band output power of the TPA-R module. Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module in slot 2 and the Line Service Modem module (LSM-W) from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. Connect the optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Reinstall the LSM module into the backplane. Step 4 Step 5 RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the RBA-10G-E module output power.

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Use the OPM connected to the RBA-10G-E module in slot 1 to measure the RBA-10G-E module output power in dBm and mW. Verify that the RBA-10G-E module red-band output power in dBm and mW meets the RBA-10G-E specification for the appropriate power class.

Caution

Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution causes the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 24WM-R module.

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BBA-10G Module Output Power Measurement
Use this procedure to measure the BBA-10G module red-band output power.
Step 1

Carefully unplug the TPA-B module in slot 2 and the Line Service Modem module (LSM-W) from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3, “Site Installation.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the BBA-10G module in slot 8. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Issue the safety override command from the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Use the OPM connected to the BBA-10G module in slot 8 to measure the BBA-10G module output power in dBm and mW. Verify that the BBA-10G module output power in dBm and mW meets the BBA-10G specification for the appropriate power class.

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Caution

Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution causes the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 24WM-R module.

Step 7

Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification
This section provides the mid-amplifier loss values dependent on the loss of the span preceding the OLA site. These values are different between each band as shown in Table 4-47.

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The following values must be verified within ±1.5 dB.

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Table 4-47 Amplifier MAL Regulation

Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0.25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 136 140 144 148 152

Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 NA NA NA

Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N N N N N N Ideal MAL 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 NA NA NA

1. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU.

Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification
Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers:
Step 1 Step 2

Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module input. Turn the laser source on.

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Connect an optical fiber jumper between the PRE-L module (red band) MON port and to the MON port of the 8WC-F module. Set the safety override command to RBA-10G-E module.

Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement:
Step 1 Step 2 Step 3

Measure the PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Measure the RBA-10G-E or BBA-10G module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2.

Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings
The following paragraphs provide the input and output booster amplifier threshold settings.

RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting
The RBA and RBA-10G-E factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-48 need to be applied.
Table 4-48 RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB

MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19

Degrade Low -6.5 -9.5 -14

Fail Low -9 -12 -16.5

Input power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.

RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Threshold Setting
The RBA and RBA-10G-E factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 17 dB. The RBA and RBA-10G-E output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class. Table 4-49 lists the nominal RBA module output power values (dBm).
Table 4-49 RBA Module Nominal Output Power

MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17

Low Class 11 9.5

Mid Class 14 12.5

High Class 16.5 15

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Table 4-50 list the nominal RBA-10G-E module output power values (dBm).
Table 4-50 RBA-10G-E Module Nominal Output Power

MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17

Low Class 13.5 12

Mid Class 16.5 15

High Class 18.5 17

Output power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.

BBA and BBA-10G Module Input Power Threshold Setting
The BBA and BBA-10G factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-51 need to be applied.
Table 4-51 BBA and BBA-10G Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB

MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19

Degrade Low -23 -28 -32

Fail Low -24 -29 -33

Input power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.

BBA and BBA-10G Module Output Power Threshold Setting
The BBA and BBA-10G factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 13 dB. The BBA and BBA-10G module output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class. Table 4-52 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA module in dBm.
Table 4-52 BBA Module Nominal Output Power

Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds) 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19

Low Class 12 9.75 8.25

Mid Class 14 11.75 10.25

High Class 15.25 13 11.5

Table 4-53 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA-10G module in dBm.
Table 4-53 BBA-10G Module Nominal Output Power

Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds)

Low Class 12

Mid Class 14

High Class 15.25

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Table 4-53 BBA-10G Module Nominal Output Power (continued)

Span Budget 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19

Low Class 9.75 8.25

Mid Class 11.75 10.25

High Class 13 11.5

Output power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.

10-Gbps Optical Line Site Setup and Test
Warning

The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard, so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.

Warning

Disconnect all outside plant fibers before OADM site optical safety tests are performed. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury.

Note

For 10-Gbps sites a GFF-R is recommended for spans that have losses up to 29 db provided that ideal MAL and tolerated MAL rules are complied with.

Note

The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software as the input power to the RBA module and BBA modules.

Note

The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ± 1.0 dBm. For more information, refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System.

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All procedures must be performed in the order presented. This section provides the 10-Gbps OLA site setup and test procedures.

CMP Configuration and Verification
This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E), hereafter referred to as CMP module. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module.

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A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module.

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The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module:

Note

For the CMP module optical system ID, optical line ID, and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1.1, slot 13) as follows:

Step 1

Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software:
• • • •

NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site, regeneration site, OLA site, or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.g. fiber type, span budget, maximum channel count, and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side.

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Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP):
• •

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For 2.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders, the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-54. For example: a 2.5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders, the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3).
Table 4-54 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List

Priority 1 2 3 4 5

Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2.5 Gbps OB-FEC

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Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e.g. fiber type, span budget, maximum channel count, and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side.

Note

APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site, terminal site-to-regeneration site, regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave:
• • • •

Step 3

The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. Since each CMP module can only control one bay, the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. Also, the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured.

Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site:
Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6

Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. Open the local terminal software. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management, and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF, unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual.)

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Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. and Test Manual 4-88 78-13121-03 . mid. Setup. Table 4-56 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (No FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF. TL. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. or high). Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. TW-RS 5x17 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-3 1 1-3 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 Low 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 4-6 2 1 4-5 2 1 3-4 2 3-4 2 3-4 2 High 5-8 3-4 2 5-8 3-4 2 5-6 3-4 2 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 4-5 3-4 5 Mid 6-10 4-7 3-4 5-10 4-7 3-4 6-10 4-7 3-4 4-7 3-5 3-4 6-10 4-8 3-4 High 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-16 8-14 5-8 8-14 6-10 5-7 Table 4-57 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF. TW-RS 5x17 L 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 M 4-5 3 2 4-5 H 6-8 4-6 3-4 6-8 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 M 6-11 5-8 3-4 6-11 H 12-24 9-16 5-12 12-24 5x22 5x25 1-2 1 3 2 4-6 3-4 1-4 1-2 5-8 3-4 9-16 5-12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-57 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber TW+ Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 L 1-2 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 M 3-4 3 2 3-4 3 2 4-5 3 2 4 3 2 4 3-4 4 3-4 6-8 4-6 3-4 H 5-6 4-6 3-4 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 M 5-8 5-8 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 8 5-8 H 9-16 9-16 5-12 9-16 8-14 5-9 9-12 8-10 5-6 Table 4-58 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) Fiber Type Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) NOTE Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF All Links All Links Full chs.. 1-3 Count (28) links 1x34.. Count links 1x28.. Setup.5x25 DSF All Links 1-3 4-6 7-8 1-10 11-20 4-5 1-5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5x21 1-6 1-4 1-8 5-8 1-12 1-6 1-24 13-24 7-12 13-24 Reduced chs.. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-89 .

Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-59 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Full Channel Count Fiber Type SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TW+ Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 1-4 5-8 1-6 7-12 13-24 Table 4-60 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Reduced Channel Count Fiber Type 30 chs on SMF (6B+24R) 30 chs on ELEAF & Teralight (6B+24R) 30 chs on TW-RS (6B+24R) 30 chs on TWC (6B+24R) 28 chs on TW+ (4B+24R) 28 chs on LSF (8B+20R) 10 chs on DSF (5B+5R) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 (3) 3-4 High 5-6 (4) 5-6 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 1-6 Mid 7-12 7-12 High 13-24 13-24 1-2 1-6 1-2 1-3 1-3 3-4 5-6 1-6 1-12 7-12 13-24 7-12 11-20 13-24 3 4-6 4-5 4 7-8 1-6 1-10 1-5 13-24 The amplifier power class setup procedure is complete. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. and Test Manual 4-90 78-13121-03 . Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 +17 to +20.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 to +6. +7. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 +13 to +15 +9.0 dBm. –5.5 to +12.5 to +6.5 to +17 +16. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-91 . Use the criteria in Table 4-61 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard.5 –5. adjust.5 to +5.5 to +15. Table 4-61 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Line Amplification Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 Local terminal software +12.5 to +13.5 to +17.5 to +13.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 +0.5 to +5.5 to +14.5 to +18.5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 to +13.5 to +12.5 +0.5 to +6. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 to +14.5 +0. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone.5 +7.5 to +13.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Caution When the subrack power is ON..g.5 to +15.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.5 to +6.5 +0.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 to +6.5 to +20. However.5 +0.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 –5.5 to +6.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10. Setup.5 to +5.5 to +18. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 to +13.5 OPM OPM OPM OPM +14. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type.5 +15.5 +7.5 Local terminal software +12.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 +13 to +15 +9. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +20.

Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3 (Figure 4-14).5 +2 to +10 +14 to +17.5 Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM +11. Set the OPM to read in dBm. and Test Manual 4-92 69212 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 1.5 to +15.5 Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure OPM +12.5 to +13. East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Measure the LSM-W module OSC output from east-to-west with this procedure. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal.5 to +15. Setup. Figure 4-14 East-to-West Setup for Amplifier Power Output Testing East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable Step 2 Step 3 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the slot-1 PRE-L module.5 +2 to +10 +9 to +13 High-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +14 to +16. Measure the LSM-W module output power.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-61 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Line Amplification Sites (continued) Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point BBA-10G module input power BBA-10G module output power RBA-10G-E module input power RBA-10G-E module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) Low-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +10.

West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure Measure the west-to-east LSM-W module OSC output power with this procedure. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69211 Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable 4-93 . Verify that the LSM-W module measurement meets the specification for RBA module OSC-only. Set the OPM to read in dBm. Setup. Figure 4-15 West-to-East Amplifier Power Output Setup East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6 (Figure 4-15). East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement This procedure measures the PRE-L module output power east-to-west.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 4 Verify that the LSM-W module OSC measurement meets the specification for the RBA module OSC-only. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure the LSM-W module output power.

Pin = –8 dBm +3 +8 +5 +13 Condition of Measurement Min Nom Max 1. Verify that the RBA module input power value is within the specifications for PRE-L module red band. Select the RBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Setup. The PRE-L module in slot 4 alarm LED should switch off. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. nominal system configuration. Turn on the light source. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) from the Analog I/O tab. The PRE-L module MAJ alarm LED should switch off. Note The accuracy of measurements taken with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a light source to the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Select the RBA module in slot 3 on the Network Element screen. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the PRE-L module west-to-east output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a light source to the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. Verify that the RBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-62.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with local terminal software as the input to the RBA module and BBA module. Select the BBA module in slot 2 on the Network Element screen. Pin = –10 dBm 1 channel @ λ = 1550 nm. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab.0 dBm. Verify that the BBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-62. and Test Manual 4-94 78-13121-03 . Turn the light source on. Turn off the light source. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 4-62 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band 1 channel @ λ = 1535 nm. For more information. Values for 32 channels.

but do not remove them from the shelf. Verify that the item (InPwr1) meets the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue band. Measure the RBA module in slot 3 red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Setup. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 to the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Choose the BBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the output power range of the RBA module red-band-only. Turn on the light source. Turn on the light source. Step 6 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the east-to-west RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 2 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and to activate east-to-west amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Turn off the light source. Turn off the light source. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. the RBA module in slot 3 is on. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-95 . Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. This setup will allow the measurement of the east-to-west amplifiers. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output in both dBm and mW. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.

Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Step 5 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the east-to-west RBA module blue-band output power. and Test Manual 4-96 78-13121-03 . (All measurements are in mW. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Measure the red. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Step 7 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red.RBA[Red-band output] Step 2 Step 3 Record the blue-band output power in mW.and blue-band combined output] .and blue-band output power for the east-to-west RBA module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Reinstall the BBA module in slot 2 in the backplane. Turn off the light source. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3. Turn on the light source. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 3.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Caution Be sure to perform the next step.and blue-band combined output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA in slot 3 module. Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 4 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA module blue-band-only. Setup. Turn off the light source.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-97 . Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Turn off the light source. Turn on the light source. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Make sure the light source is turned off. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure west-to-east RBA module red-band output power: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the reading on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the east-to-west manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and activate west-to-east amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Setup. the laser in the RBA module is on. Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. This setup will allow the measurement of the west-to-east amplifiers. Connect the OPM with an optical fiber jumper cable to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6.

Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. Measure the red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Measure and record the red-band output power of the RBA module in dBm and mW. Step 7 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure combined west-to-east RBA module output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Reinstall the BBA module in slot in the backplane. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Turn on the light source. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output power in mW. Turn off the light source. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Measure the combined red. but do not remove them from the shelf.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 5 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 5. Turn off the light source. and Test Manual 4-98 78-13121-03 . Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 6. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the west-to-east RBA module blue-band output power.and blue-band output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the red-band-only output power range Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Turn on the light source. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Setup.

Note The following values must be verified within ±1.5 dB. Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification This section provides the mid-amplifier loss values dependent on the loss of the span preceding the OLA site. Turn off the light source. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Table 4-63 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. These values are different between each band as shown in Table 4-63.and blue-band combined output] . Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3.RBA[Red-band output] Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 2 Step 3 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA blue-band-only. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-99 . Caution Be sure to perform the next step. (All measurements are in mW. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Step 4 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the west-to-east manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Remove the optical source from the PRE-L module input in slot 4.25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 HEF1 4 4 4 Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Ideal MAL 13 13 13 SMF 14 14 14 HEF1 14 14 14 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red.

and Test Manual 4-100 78-13121-03 . East-to-West Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the East-to-West direction: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module E-W input. Setup.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-63 Amplifier MAL Regulation (continued) Link Data Span Loss (dB) 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU. Turn the laser source on.25 dB/Km) 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 136 140 144 148 152 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 NA NA NA Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N N N N N N Ideal MAL 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 NA NA NA 1. Connect an optical fiber jumper between the E-W PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the W-E PRE-L module IN port. Set the safety override command to RBA E-W module.

West-to-East Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the W-E direction: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module W-E input. Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the W-E PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the E-W PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 4-64 RBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -6. Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings The following paragraphs provide the input and output booster amplifier threshold settings. Connect an optical fiber jumper between the W-E PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the E-W PRE-L module IN port. Turn the laser source on. Measure the E-W RBA module or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. RBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting The RBA factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB. Setup. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2.5 -14 Fail Low -9 -12 -16.5 -9. Set the safety override command to RBA W-E module. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-64 need to be applied. Measure the W-E RBA or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-101 .

5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 4-67 BBA Module Nominal Output Power Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds) 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Low Class 12 9. Table 4-67 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA module in dBm. RBA Module Output Power Threshold Setting The RBA factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 17 dB. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-66 need to be applied.5 15 Output power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. BBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting The BBA factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB. and Test Manual 4-102 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Input power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Table 4-65 RBA Module Nominal Output Power MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17 Low Class 11 9. Table 4-65 lists the nominal RBA module output power values (dBm).5 Mid Class 14 12.75 10.25 13 11.25 Mid Class 14 11. The BBA module output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class.25 High Class 15. The RBA output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class.75 8. BBA Module Output Power Threshold Setting The BBA factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 13 dB.5 High Class 16. Table 4-66 BBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -23 -28 -32 Fail Low -24 -29 -33 Input power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Setup.

10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.0 dBm. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Output power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. hereafter referred to as CMP module. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented. However. This section provides the 10-Gbps OADM site setup and test procedures. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or the backplane. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors. Caution All outside plant fibers must be disconnected before OADM site optical safety tests are performed. adjust. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections. Note All modules not meeting the output power specification must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-103 . Note The accuracy of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software measurements is ±1. Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Failure to heed this warning can result in personnel injury. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E).

1. For example: a 2. regeneration site. span budget.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. fiber type. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1.g. and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification.g.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3).5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. maximum channel count.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2. Setup. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID. optical line ID. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2. and Test Manual 4-104 78-13121-03 . and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-68. Table 4-68 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 • Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2. span budget.5 Gbps OB-FEC Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. maximum channel count. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. OLA site. fiber type. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-105 . (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Setup. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. Open the local terminal software. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. • • • Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF.) If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. Since each CMP module can only control one bay. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. terminal site-to-regeneration site. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test • Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Also. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master.

Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. Table 4-71. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 Step 2 In the local terminal software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. select RBA module on the Network Element screen. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. The module communication setup procedure is complete. and Test Manual 4-106 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. and Table 4-72 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-69. mid. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. or high). Table 4-70. Setup. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. Repeat for the PRE-L module and BBA module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. Table 4-69 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Direction East-West Amplifier Module PRE-L BBA RBA Slot 1 3 2 1 3 2 Setting East-to-West East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East West-East PRE-L BBA RBA If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. Table 4-73 and Table 4-74 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands.

TL. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-107 . TW-RS 5x17 L 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 M 4-5 3 2 4-5 H 6-8 4-6 3-4 6-8 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-5 1-4 1-2 1-5 M 6-11 5-8 3-4 6-11 H 12-24 9-16 5-12 12-24 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 3 2 3-4 3 2 4-6 3-4 5-6 4-6 3-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-4 1-2 5-8 3-4 5-8 5-8 3-4 9-16 5-12 9-16 9-16 5-12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-70 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (No FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF. Setup. TW-RS 5x17 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-3 1 1-3 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 Low 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 4-6 2 1 4-5 2 1 3-4 2 3-4 2 3-4 2 High 5-8 3-4 2 5-8 3-4 2 5-6 3-4 2 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 4-5 3-4 5 Mid 6-10 4-7 3-4 5-10 4-7 3-4 6-10 4-7 3-4 4-7 3-5 3-4 6-10 4-8 3-4 High 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-16 8-14 5-8 8-14 6-10 5-7 Table 4-71 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF.

. Setup. and Test Manual 4-108 78-13121-03 . Count links 1x28.. 1-3 Count (28) links 1x34..5x21 1-6 1-4 1-8 5-8 1-12 1-6 1-24 13-24 7-12 13-24 Reduced chs.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-71 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber TWC Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 L 1-2 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 M 3-4 3 2 4-5 3 2 4 3 2 4 3-4 4 3-4 6-8 4-6 3-4 H Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 M 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 8 5-8 H 9-16 8-14 5-9 9-12 8-10 5-6 Table 4-72 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) Fiber Type Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) NOTE Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF All Links All Links Full chs..5x25 DSF All Links 1-3 4-6 7-8 1-10 11-20 4-5 1-5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-109 . The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range. Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-73 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Full Channel Count Fiber Type SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TW+ Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 1-4 5-8 1-6 7-12 13-24 Table 4-74 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Reduced Channel Count Fiber Type 30 chs on SMF (6B+24R) 30 chs on ELEAF & Teralight (6B+24R) 30 chs on TW-RS (6B+24R) 30 chs on TWC (6B+24R) 28 chs on TW+ (4B+24R) 28 chs on LSF (8B+20R) 10 chs on DSF (5B+5R) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 (3) 3-4 High 5-6 (4) 5-6 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 1-6 Mid 7-12 7-12 High 13-24 13-24 1-2 1-6 1-2 1-3 1-3 3-4 5-6 1-6 1-12 7-12 13-24 7-12 11-20 13-24 3 4-6 4-5 4 7-8 1-6 1-10 1-5 13-24 The amplifier power class setup procedure is complete. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

5 +0.5 to +13.5 +0.5 +0.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software. The test must be repeated until the result is positive.5 +0.5 to +6.5 to +13.5 –5. Use the criteria in Table 4-75 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard.5 to +6.5 +17 to +20.5 to +17 +16.5 to +6. and Test Manual 4-110 78-13121-03 .5 –6 to +6 +14 to +20.5 to +6.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone. Setup. However.5 OPM OPM OPM OPM +14.5 to +13.5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 Local terminal software +12.5 Local terminal software +12.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software.5 to +5.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 to +20.5 to +13.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 to +14.5 +15.5 to +12.5 to +5. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type.5 to +6. Table 4-75 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14. –5.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10.5 to +15.5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 –5. adjust. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 to +5.0 dBm. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.5 +11 to +16 +0.5 to +17.5 to +12.g. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 +7.. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 to +18. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 to +14.5 to +13.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Caution When the subrack power is ON.5 +0.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 +7.5 to +18. +7.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 to +15.5 to +6.

Setup.5 to +15.5 +2 to +10 +9 to +13 High-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +14 to +16. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3 (Figure 4-16). and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69212 4-111 . Figure 4-16 East-to-West Setup for Amplifier Power Output Testing East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable Step 2 Step 3 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the slot-1 PRE-L module.5 Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM +11. Measure the LSM-W module output power.5 to +13.5 +2 to +10 +14 to +17.5 to +15.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-75 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites (continued) Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point BBA-10G module input power BBA-10G module output power RBA-10G-E module input power RBA-10G-E module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) Low-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +10.5 Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure OPM +12. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Set the OPM to read in dBm. East-to-West LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Measure the LSM-W module OSC output from east-to-west with this procedure.5 1. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 4-112 69211 Laser source Optical power meter Optical fiber jumper cable 78-13121-03 . Verify that the LSM-W module measurement meets the specification for RBA module OSC-only. Setup. Set the OPM to read in dBm. West-to-East LSM-W Module OSC Output Power Measurement Procedure Measure the west-to-east LSM-W module OSC output power with this procedure. East-to-West PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement This procedure measures the PRE-L module output power east-to-west. Step 1 Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6 (Figure 4-17). Figure 4-17 West-to-East Amplifier Power Output Setup East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 BBA Slot 3 RBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 BBA Slot 6 RBA IN MON MON OUT IN MON MON OUT Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Attach an optical source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Measure the LSM-W module output power.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 4 Verify that the LSM-W module OSC measurement meets the specification for the RBA module OSC-only.

Select the RBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Verify that the BBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-76. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-113 . Pin = –10 dBm 1 channel @ λ = 1550 nm. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. The accuracy of measurements taken with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1. Verify that the RBA module value is within the specifications listed for the PRE-L module blue band in Table 4-76. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab. Setup. The PRE-L module MAJ alarm LED should switch off. Verify that the item (InPwr1) meets the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue band. For more information.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with local terminal software as the input to the RBA module and BBA module. Turn off the light source. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Select the RBA module in slot 3 on the Network Element screen. Choose the input power command (InPwr1) from the Analog I/O tab. Select the BBA module in slot 2 on the Network Element screen. The PRE-L module in slot 4 alarm LED should switch off. Pin = –8 dBm +3 +8 +5 +13 Condition of Measurement Min Nom Max 1. Choose the BBA module in slot 5 on the Network Element screen. Verify that the RBA module input power value is within the specifications for PRE-L module red band. nominal system configuration. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a light source to the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1.0 dBm. Turn on the light source. refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the east-to-west PRE-L module in slot 1. Values for 32 channels. West-to-East PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the PRE-L module west-to-east output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Connect a light source to the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. Table 4-76 Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band 1 channel @ λ = 1535 nm. Turn the light source on.

the RBA module in slot 3 is on. Step 6 East-to-West RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the east-to-west RBA module red-band output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 2 and the LSM-W module from the backplane.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 6 Step 7 Turn off the light source. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 to the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and the MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 3. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the output power range of the RBA module red-band-only. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output in both dBm and mW. and Test Manual 4-114 78-13121-03 . Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the west-to-east PRE-L module in slot 4. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. This setup will allow the measurement of the east-to-west amplifiers. but do not remove them from the shelf. Turn off the light source. Turn on the light source. Measure the RBA module in slot 3 red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Setup for East-to-West Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and to activate east-to-west amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Turn on the light source.

Measure the red. Turn off the light source. Step 7 East-to-West RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red.and blue-band combined output] . Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 3. (All measurements are in mW. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Caution Be sure to perform the next step.RBA[Red-band output] Step 2 Step 3 Record the blue-band output power in mW. Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Turn on the light source.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-115 .and blue-band output power for the east-to-west RBA module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Reinstall the BBA module in slot 2 in the backplane.and blue-band combined output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA in slot 3 module. Turn off the light source. Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 4 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA module blue-band-only. Step 5 East-to-West RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the east-to-west RBA module blue-band output power. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Caution Be sure to perform the next step.

Install an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 3. Connect the OPM with an optical fiber jumper cable to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Connect a light source to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Turn off the light source. This setup will allow the measurement of the west-to-east amplifiers. and Test Manual 4-116 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Disconnect the light source from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Deactivating the East-to-West Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling the LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the east-to-west manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure west-to-east RBA module red-band output power: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. the laser in the RBA module is on. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 4. Verify that the reading on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. Turn on the light source. When the MAJ alarm LED is off. Setup for West-to-East Laser Safety Manual Override and Amplifier Activation Follow these steps to set up the manual laser safety override and activate west-to-east amplifiers: Note The manual safety override is necessary to prevent the amplifiers from switching off before the output power can be measured and recorded. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Make sure the light source is turned off.

Step 6 West-to-East RBA Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement This procedure continues from the previous procedure to calculate and measure the west-to-east RBA module blue-band output power. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure the red-band output in both dBm and mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 5. Turn on the light source. Measure and record the red-band output power of the RBA module in dBm and mW. Verify that the RBA module output power reading in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the red-band-only output power range Caution Be sure to perform the next step. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-117 . Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that the MAJ alarm LED switches off on the RBA module in slot 6. Turn off the light source. Turn off the light source. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Setup. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. but do not remove them from the shelf. Measure the combined red. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Unplug the BBA module in slot 5 and the LSM-W module from the backplane. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Verify that the value on the OPM increases and that MAJ alarm LED switches off for the RBA module in slot 6.and blue-band output in mW as indicated on the OPM for the RBA module in slot 6. Turn on the light source. Measure and record the RBA module red-band output power in mW. Step 7 West-to-East RBA Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure combined west-to-east RBA module output power: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Reinstall the BBA module in slot in the backplane.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Open the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software application. and Test Manual 4-118 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 1 Use the following formula to calculate the blue-band output power of the RBA module in slot 3. (All measurements are in mW. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.) RBA[Blue-band output] = RBA[Red. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setting the Working Point for the East-to-West ADA Module Follow these steps to set the east-to-west ADA module working point: Note Perform the following setup on OADM sites only. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON-R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 and then from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Insert the appropriate information to calculate the ADA module output for an OADM site. Turn off the light source. if applicable. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information about using the software.RBA[Red-band output] Convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm using the following formula: Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue-band power in mW) Step 2 Step 3 Verify that the blue-band output power in dBm meets the applicable amplifier power class specification for the RBA blue-band-only. Reinstall the LSM-W module into the backplane. (Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software program help files. Choose the output power command (OutPwr2) of the module and set the working point according to calculations performed in Cisco Photonics Tool Kit. Disconnect the OPM from the OUT port of the RBA module in slot 6. Step 4 Deactivating the West-to-East Manual Safety Override and Reinstalling LSM-W Module Follow these steps to deactivate the west-to-east manual safety override and reinstall the LSM-W module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Remove the optical source from the PRE-L module input in slot 4.) Select the ADA module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.and blue-band combined output] . Setup. Save the value.

Select the output power item (OutPwr2) and click in the column next to it. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-119 . Setup. Select the ADA module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. (Refer to Figure 4-18. the settings will not be saved. Store the checked items permanently and verify that the operation completes. Step 1 Remove the fiber from the ADA module OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 9 of shelf 2. Save the setting. East-to-West Inserted-Channels Equalization Follow these steps to check the flatness of inserted channels at an east-to-west OADM site: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites with partial demultiplexing. Select the OutPwr1 parameter of the ADA module and click in the column next to it. A check mark appears next to the parameter.) Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setting the Working Point for the West-to-East ADA Module Follow these steps to set the west-to-east ADA module working point: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites with partial band demultiplexing. A check mark appears next to the parameter. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information about using the software.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Note Step 6 If the Act button is not clicked. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Open the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software application. Insert the appropriate information for an OADM site to calculate the ADA module output. Refer to the vendor manual for specific information about the operation of the OSA. Store the checked item permanently and verify that it completes. Set the output power command (OutPwr1) according to the calculation conducted by Cisco Photonics Tool Kit.

5 dB 1.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1. Average the measurements of the channels. Table 4-77 East-to-West Inserted Channels Strength Specification Channel 15 13 11 9 23 21 19 17 Equals Average of channels 13 and 15 Average of channels 13 and 15 Average of channels 13 and 15 plus 2 dB Average of channels 13 and 15 plus 4 dB Average of all channels Average of all channels Average of all channels Average of all channels Range1 ±1.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 dB ±1. and Test Manual 4-120 78-13121-03 69213 . Table 4-77 shows one way to determine whether channel strengths are within specification.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-18 East-to-West Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Connections Slot 1 PRE-L Slot 2 RBA Subrack 1 Slot 3 Slot 4 BBA PRE-L Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Subrack 2 Slot 11 OADM-P4-R1 MON Slot 9 OADM-P4-R1 MON Slot 13 ADA ADA IN OUT ADA IN OUT MON MON 2 1 MON MON B R MON MON B R 9 11 OUT OUT 9 11 OUT OUT OUTOUT 2 1 IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON 13 15 OUT OUT 13 15 OUT OUT IN 2 IN 1 Light source 3 dB fixed attenuators Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Connect the OSA to the ADA module OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 9 of shelf 2. Measure the signal strength of channels in dBm.5 dB ±1.5 dB ±1. Setup. Data in this table is repeated in west-to-east testing for reference purposes. A typical screen on the OSA looks like Figure 4-19.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-121 . Setup. (Refer to Figure 4-20.) Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Connect the OSA to the ADA OUT port of the OADM-P4 module in slot 11 of shelf 2. Refer to the vendor manual for specific information about the operation of the OSA.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-19 Typical Spectrum Analyzer Plot of Channels from the OADM-P4-Rx Module West-to-East Inserted-Channels Equalization Follow these steps to check the flatness of inserted channels at a west-to-east OADM site: Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites.

Setup.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Figure 4-20 West-to-East Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Connections Slot 1 PRE-L Slot 2 RBA Subrack 1 Slot 3 Slot 4 BBA PRE-L Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Slot 9 MON Subrack 2 Slot 13 Slot 11 MON OADM-P4-R1 ADA OADM-P4-R1 ADA IN OUT MON MON 2 1 ADA IN OUT MON MON B R MON MON B R 9 11 OUT OUT OUTOUT 2 1 9 11 OUT OUT IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON 13 15 OUT OUT IN 2 IN 1 13 15 OUT OUT Light source 3 dB fixed attenuators Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Measure the channel signal strength in dBm. Average the channel measurements.5 dB. Mid-Amplifier Loss Measurement This section provides the MAL values which depend on the loss of the span preceding the OADM site (Table 4-78). Note The MAL2 value must always equal 17 dB (±2 dB). Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Use Table 4-77 to determine whether the channel strengths are within specification. Note The following values must be verified within ±1. and Test Manual 4-122 69214 78-13121-03 .

East-to-West Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the East-to-West direction: Step 1 Step 2 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module E-W input.25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 136 140 144 148 152 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 NA NA NA Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N N N N N N Ideal MAL 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 NA NA NA 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-123 . Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-78 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Turn the laser source on. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU.

Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the W-E PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. of channels entering the site in red band (4-24) – Ndrop = Nr.Ndrop (0-20) Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the E-W PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. The minimum number of channels possible at the DCU-R (number 1) and DCU-R (number 2) are 4. Measure the E-W RBA module or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. of channels dropped at the site (1-4) – Nadd = Nr. Connect an optical fiber jumper between the W-E PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the E-W PRE-L module IN port. Setup.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Connect an optical fiber jumper between the E-W PRE-L module (red band) MON port and the W-E PRE-L module IN port. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. of channels added at the site (1-4) – Nexp = Nin . Measure the W-E RBA or BBA module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. The following definitions must be strictly adhered to: – Nin = Nr. Amplifier Regulation At OADM sites operating at 10-Gbps the amplifiers must be regulated according to the number of channels managed by the OADM site. The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. Set the safety override command to RBA W-E module. Set the safety override command to RBA E-W module. West-to-East Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers in the W-E direction: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module W-E input. and Test Manual 4-124 78-13121-03 . Turn the laser source on.

Table 4-79 Power Class Regulation of RBA-10G-E Modules in 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites NEXP + NDROP 4≤6 7–12 ≥ 13 Power class low mid high Pin OADM [dBm] 10.Ndrop + Nadd = Nexp + Nadd (4-24) Amplifiers in both directions (E-W and W-E) must be regulated with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software according to the following tables. Setup.5 (±1) 13. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-125 .5 (±1) Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 (±1) 15.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test – Nout = Nin .

5 15.5 13.5 15.7 9.0 10.9 10.5 13. RBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting In OADM 10-Gbps sites the RBA module input power alarm threshold shall be modified using the following values: – RBA input power degrade low threshold = -15 dBm – RBA input power fail low threshold -20 dBm RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting The RBA-10G-E factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB.7 7.3 11.7 9.0 9.5 15.5 12.5 15.0 6.5 12.5 12. Setup.5 15.9 5.1 11.5 15.0 8.5 9.3 10.5 6.5 1 7.5 7.7 10.5 6.7 6.0 7.5 15.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-80 Power Regulation of ADA Modules in 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites NADD NEXP + NDROP 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Pin OADM [dBm] 10.0 11.7 8.5 12.5 13.3 10.5 15.3 11.7 10.5 15.1 10.1 10.2 11.2 12.5 10.4 13.2 5.5 10.5 11.7 13.5 4 13.1 12.5 9.5 10. Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings The following paragraphs provide the input and output booster amplifier threshold settings.5 8.7 11.7 3 12.3 10.7 14.0 6.0 5.1 11.5 15.9 10.1 13.2 9.5 6.5 11.1 5.1 8.0 12.8 12.7 11. and Test Manual 4-126 78-13121-03 .5 10.5 15.1 5.8 9.2 11.0 9.3 5.7 8.9 7.5 9. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.7 5.4 7.5 13.4 10.1 7.8 11.5 5.5 13.0 9.5 11.5 8.5 12.3 8.5 5.8 12.0 2 10.5 15.7 11.7 The RBA module must be regulated according to the span budget and fiber type.5 13.5 13.

5 Mid Class 14 12. BBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting The BBA factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB.5 12 Mid Class 16. Table 4-81 RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -6. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Threshold Setting The RBA and RBA-10G-E factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 17 dB.5 -14 Fail Low -9 -12 -16.5 -9. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-84 need to be applied. The RBA and RBA-10G-E output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class. Table 4-82 RBA Module Nominal Output Power MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17 Low Class 11 9.5 15 High Class 18. Table 4-83 RBA-10G-E Module Nominal Output Power MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17 Low Class 13.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-81 need to be applied. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-127 . Setup.5 Input power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.5 High Class 16. Table 4-82 lists the nominal RBA module output power values (dBm).5 17 Output power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.5 15 Table 4-83 list the nominal RBA-10G-E module output power values (dBm).

and Test Manual 4-128 78-13121-03 . Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.25 Mid Class 14 11. Table 4-85 BBA Module Nominal Output Power Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds) 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Low Class 12 9. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The BBA module output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class.75 10. It also provides procedures for configuring the CMP module. Table 4-85 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA module in dBm. Note All procedures must be performed in the order presented. 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Setup and Test Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. BBA Module Output Power Threshold Setting The BBA factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 13 dB. CMP Configuration and Verification This procedure establishes module communication with the Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP-W) module or Control and Monitoring Processor module—2 Ethernet (CMP-W-2E). This section provides the 10-Gbps regeneration site setup and test procedures.75 8.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-84 BBA Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -23 -28 -32 Fail Low -24 -29 -33 Input power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.25 13 11. Setup.25 High Class 15. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range.5 Output power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. hereafter referred to as CMP module.

For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-129 .5-Gbps or 10-Gbps system with FEC and Non-FEC transponders. fiber type.5 Gbps No-FEC without RXT modules 2. The route installation specification configuration parameters do not preclude the site test. Setup. the Optical System ID shall be defined according to Table 4-86. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to configure the CMP module (shelf 1.g. slot 13) as follows: Step 1 Set the following CMP module NE identification parameters using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software or the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software: • • • • NE name NE IP address NE IP subnet mask NE IP default gateway NE type (terminal site. For example: a 2. regeneration site. optical line ID. Use this procedure to configure the CMP module: Note For the CMP module optical system ID.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Note A network element (NE) is a site or a part of a site that is under the control of a single CMP module.5 Gbps OB-FEC Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5-Gbps and 10-Gbps system configurations containing both FEC and Non-FEC transponders.5 Gbps or 10 Gbps No-FEC transponder type (priority 1-3). maximum channel count. or OADM site) Optical system ID primary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. OLA site. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. the Optical System ID shall be defined as a 2. Note The module communication setup procedure must be performed on all NEs. and sequential number configuration parameters refer to the route installation specification. span budget.1. Step 2 Set the following CMP module NE attributes for amplifier power provisioning (APP): • • Note For 2.5 Gbps or 622 Mbps No-FEC with RXT modules 10 Gbps OB-FEC 2. Table 4-86 Optical System ID—Transponder Type Priority List Priority 1 2 3 4 5 Transponder Type 10 Gbps No-FEC 2.

(Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. the parameter Controlled Rack 2 must be set to Not configured. Setup. The CMP module located in bay 1 must be configured as the master. span budget. unplug and reinsert the SCF module and CMP module. Each slave CMP module must be numbered according to the bay label. Optical line ID secondary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Choose NE Inventory under Configuration Management. regeneration site-to-regeneration site) have to be placed in sequence in order to allow the APP network auto-discovery procedure to properly communicate the ONS 15801 system configuration. Use this procedure to verify module communication at a site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Connect a PC to the system using an EIA/TIA-232 (RS-232) cable connected to the local craft interface located on the front of shelf one.) Verify that the subrack addressing is correct. Since each CMP module can only control one bay. Select a serial port from the Connection menu. (Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Configure the CMP module as either a master or slave: • • • • Step 3 The CMP module is shipped configured as a master. and Test Manual 4-130 78-13121-03 .) Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and transponder type) used by the APP procedure. and verify that all occupied module slots are checked. Also. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. With the BAT modules in shelf one turned OFF. terminal site-to-regeneration site. fiber type.g. The network element sequence numbers of all of the NEs that belong to the same optical line (terminal site-to-terminal site. • • • • Note APP imposes a constraint on network element sequence numbers. the parameter Controlled Rack 1 must be set to the number of the corresponding bay. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. maximum channel count. Select the Internet protocol (IP) address of the CMP module.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test • Optical system ID secondary—This parameter describes the system characteristics (e. Verify that the control bus cable is correctly installed. For the regenerator site only the primary ID is related to the west side. Sequential number secondary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Open the local terminal software. The secondary ID has to be set for the regenerator site only and it is related to the east side. Optical line ID primary—A unique identifier for the optical line (the point-to-point transmission multiplex section between two terminal or regeneration sites). Sequential number primary—A site unique identifier in the optical line sequence (the site sequence numbering starts from the west side of the optical line.

Repeat for the TPA-B module. select TPA-R module on the Network Element screen. Table 4-87 Amplifier Line Direction Settings Direction East Amplifier Module TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L RBA-10G-E BBA-10G Slot 1 2 3 9 10 1 2 3 9 10 Setting East-to-West East-to-West West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East West-to-East East-to-West East-to-West East-to-West West TPA-R TPA-B PRE-L RBA-10G-E BBA-10G If the line direction of an amplifier is not configured correctly. PRE-L module. Failure to heed this warning can expose personnel to invisible laser radiation. and verify the line direction according to Table 4-87. The module communication setup procedure is complete. there may be a short circuit between the connector pins of a module and the subrack. the optical output power of an amplifier is configured to an unknown power class. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to configure the amplifier power class. Visually identify the problem and repair or replace as necessary. Amplifier Power Control Setup At the factory. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for amplifier configuration information.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 7 If a module or subrack is not recognized after these steps. Warning All amplifier line directions must be entered correctly to enable the safety shutdown feature of the Cisco ONS 15801 system to operate properly. Follow these steps to verify proper operation: Step 1 Step 2 In the local terminal software. reset it using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information on changing the power class. Setup. Use the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software to set the ADA module working point and to calculate output power. and BBA-10G module. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-131 . RBA-10G-E module.

TW-RS 5x17 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-3 1 1-3 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 1-2 1 Low 1-2 1 Mid 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 3-4 2 1 4-6 2 1 4-5 2 1 3-4 2 3-4 2 3-4 2 High 5-8 3-4 2 5-8 3-4 2 5-6 3-4 2 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 1-5 1-3 1-2 4-5 3-4 5 Mid 6-10 4-7 3-4 5-10 4-7 3-4 6-10 4-7 3-4 4-7 3-5 3-4 6-10 4-8 3-4 High 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-20 8-14 5-8 11-16 8-14 5-8 8-14 6-10 5-7 Table 4-89 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 L 1-3 1-2 1 M 4-5 3 2 H 6-8 4-6 3-4 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-5 1-4 1-2 M 6-11 5-8 3-4 H 12-24 9-16 5-12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. or high). Table 4-88 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (No FEC) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber SMF Span Budget 5x17 5x22 5x25 ELEAF. Table 4-88. Use the appropriate setup to provision the system. and Test Manual 4-132 78-13121-03 . and Table 4-90 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red band. Setup.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Refer to site engineering documentation for network design and specific setup information. Amplifier power output is regulated in the continuous range mode by selecting a setpoint value within the range. mid. Table 4-91 and Table 4-92 show typical system setups by fiber type and number of channels per blue and red bands. The amplifier output for the blue and red bands are set on a per class basis (low. Table 4-89.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-133 ..5x21 1-6 1-4 1-8 5-8 1-12 1-6 1-24 13-24 7-12 13-24 Reduced chs. TL.. TW-RS Span Budget 5x17 L 1-3 M 4-5 H 6-8 Red Band Booster (TPA-R and RBA) L 1-5 M 6-11 H 12-24 5x22 5x25 TW+ 5x17 5x22 5x25 TWC 5x17 5x22 5x25 LSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 DSF 5x17 5x22 5x25 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 1-2 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 1-3 1-2 1 3 2 3-4 3 2 3-4 3 2 4-5 3 2 4 3 2 4-6 3-4 5-6 4-6 3-4 4 3-4 6-8 4-6 3-4 4 3-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-4 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 1-4 1-3 1-2 5-8 3-4 5-8 5-8 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 5-8 4-7 3-4 9-16 5-12 9-16 9-16 5-12 9-16 8-14 5-9 9-12 8-10 5-6 8 5-8 Table 4-90 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) Fiber Type Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) NOTE Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 All Links SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TWC TW+ LSF All Links All Links Full chs.. Count links 1x28.. 1-3 Count (28) links 1x34.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-89 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (IB-FEC) (continued) Blue Band Booster (TPA-B and BBA) Fiber ELEAF.5x25 DSF All Links 1-3 4-6 7-8 1-10 11-20 4-5 1-5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup.

Output Power Criteria Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Setup. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260-1605 nm wavelength range.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-91 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Full Channel Count Fiber Type SMF ELEAF TW-RS Teralight TW+ Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-3 Mid 4-6 High 7-8 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 Mid 7-12 High 13-24 1-4 5-8 1-6 7-12 13-24 Table 4-92 10-Gbps Amplifier Power Class Setup (OOB-FEC) – Reduced Channel Count Fiber Type 30 chs on SMF (6B+24R) 30 chs on ELEAF & Teralight (6B+24R) 30 chs on TW-RS (6B+24R) 30 chs on TWC (6B+24R) 28 chs on TW+ (4B+24R) 28 chs on LSF (8B+20R) 10 chs on DSF (5B+5R) Blue Band Boosters (TPA-B and BBA) Low 1-2 1-2 Mid 3-4 (3) 3-4 High 5-6 (4) 5-6 Red Band Boosters (TPA-R and RBA) Low 1-6 1-6 Mid 7-12 7-12 High 13-24 13-24 1-2 1-6 1-2 1-3 1-3 3-4 5-6 1-6 1-12 7-12 13-24 7-12 11-20 13-24 3 4-6 4-5 4 7-8 1-6 1-10 1-5 13-24 The amplifier power class setup procedure is complete. and Test Manual 4-134 78-13121-03 .

5 to +15. The test must be repeated until the result is positive. Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 +0. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 to +13.5 –5.5 +17 to +20. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.5 –6 to +6 +14 to +20.5 to +20.5 to +6.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Caution When the subrack power is ON.5 +0.5 to +13.5 to +15. It shows specific output ranges for channel bands (e.5 to +13.5 +16 to +18 +11 to +15.5 to +18. –5.5 TPA-R module output power—blue band + OPM red band + OSC TPA-R module output power Red band 1 OPM OPM Blue band OPM TPA-R module output power—OSC only PRE-L module input power PRE-L module output power—blue band Local terminal software Per span budget Per span budget Per span budget Local terminal software.5 to +13.5 +0. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-135 .5 band manual system test BBA module input power BBA module output power RBA module output power—blue band + red band + OSC RBA module output power—red band RBA module output power—blue band RBA module output power—OSC only Local terminal software –6 to +6 Local terminal software +12.5 to +5.5 OPM OPM OPM OPM +14.5 manual system test PRE-L module monitor output power—red Local terminal software. Note The accuracy of the measurements made with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software is ±1. adjust.5 to +12.5 to +6. blue band or red band) or the optical service channel (OSC) alone. unplugging the amplifier modules-or removing connectors from those modules-can cause carbonization of the connectors.5 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 4-93 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Regeneration Sites Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point TPA-B module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) +14..5 to +6.5 to +13.5 +7.0 dBm.5 to +6. Note All modules that do not meet the output power specifications must be replaced after verification of the losses of the related connections.5 to +6.5 +0.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 +7.5 to +18.5 +15.5 to +17 +16.5 –5.5 to +14. Use the criteria in Table 4-93 to determine whether the terminal site amplifier output power passes or fails standard.5 to +5. +7. However. Setup.5 +0.5 +12 to +16 +10 to +12 +7.5 Local terminal software +12.5 –6 to +6 +10.5 to +6.5 +11 to +16 +0. This table describes output values according to fiber type and according to amplifier type.5 to +17.5 High-Class Power (dBm) +13.5 to +5.5 Low-Class Power (dBm) +10.5 +13 to +15 +9.5 to +14.g.5 to +12.

5 Local terminal software –6 to +6 measure OPM +12.and blue-band output at a site: Step 1 Make sure the transponder modules are installed in the correct shelves of the site. –0. Table 4-94 Multiplexer Output Power Pass-or-Fail Criteria Step 2 Output Power (dBm) Multiplexer Output power range Number of Channels 8 4 8-Channel Wavelength Combiner – Red Band (8WC-F) module Output power range With 10-Gbps channels Step 3 Min. The accuracy of local terminal software measurements is ±1. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for instructions to select the TPA-R module or TPA-B module on the Network Element screen.5 Max.5 8-Channel Wavelength Multiplexer – Blue Band (8WM-F) module 8 –10 –7 –5 If the TPA-R module value was verified.5 to +15.5 to +15. –4. repeat for the TPA-B module.5 Nom. Setup.5 +2 to +10 +9 to +13 High-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +14 to +16. The OSC output depends on the value used to attenuate the signal.5 +2 to +10 +14 to +17.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-93 Amplifier Output Power Criteria for Regeneration Sites (continued) Fiber Type and Power Measurement Point BBA-10G module input power BBA-10G module output power RBA-10G-E module input power RBA-10G-E module output power Instrument Mid-Class Power (dBm) Low-Class Power (dBm) –6 to +6 +10.5 to +13. Multiplexer Output Power Verification Follow these steps to check the multiplexer module red. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for more information. and Test Manual 4-136 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 –3.5 1. The value for module input power is specified in Table 4-94.5 –7.5 Local terminal software +2 to +10 measure OPM +11.5 –5. –2. Note Multiplexer output power level readings are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software at the input to the TPA-B module and TPA-R module.0 dBm.

Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Red-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify the red-band transmission from the TPA-R module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm and set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup.5 nm. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual for placement. Connect an optical cable from the OSA input connection to the monitor (MON) port of the 8WC-F module on the front shelf. Note 8WC-F modules are mounted on the shelf backplane.5 dB per division. Verify that all active red-band channels are present and that the readings are within the specifications listed in Table 4-95. Figure 4-21 8WC-F Module Wavelength Converter Module and Monitor Output To TP A-R module To monitoring 2WC-F WARRANTY VOID IF BROKEN SEAL OUTPUT MO N OUT P/N INPUT 1 2 Serial number Laser warning label From 8WM-F module Step 4 Set the OSA scale to 0. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69208 4-137 .

cabling. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it.5 P + 4. Step 1 Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 using an optical fiber jumper cable (Figure 4-22). transmitter output power.5 P + 5.5 nm. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the input port of the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Setup. locate the source of the failure (e. and Test Manual 4-138 78-13121-03 . However. transmitter output power.5 P + 1. Verify that all active channels are present..5 P + 3. Set scale to 1 dB per division.5 P + 2.5 P – 0.5 Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane.5 P + 0.g..5 Nominal P P+1 P+2 P+3 P+4 Max P + 1. TPA-R Module OSC Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the OSC output of the TPA-R module. cabling. Repeat Steps 4-6 for each 8WC-F module located in the site configuration. or multiplexer path loss) and correct it. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-95 Channel Equalization and Pre-emphasis Equalization and Pre-emphasis (dB) Unit 8WC-F module equalization tolerance (P = average channel power of channels 13–28) Channels 13–28 12 and 29 11 and 30 10 and 31 9 and 32 Min P – 1.5 P + 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. adjust. Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 8WC-F module. locate the source of the failure (e. or clean Cisco ONS 15801 system E-2000 connections. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Blue-Band Channel Transmission Verification Follow these steps to verify blue-band channel transmission from the TPA-B module: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1532 nm and the span to 10 nm for the blue band. If any active blue-band channels are missing. Set the OSA resolution to 0. If any active red-band channels are missing.g.

Optical fiber jumper cable When installing. or regeneration site. Step 1 Step 2 Choose the TPA-R module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Failure to heed this caution can result in damage to equipment. Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Safety Override Use this procedure to test the safety override feature of Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 3 Red. Do not use the local terminal software safety override command on any other amplifier module in a terminal site. Select the safety override item (SftyOvRide1) on the Action List tab and execute the command. connect this end first. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 69017 When removing. 4-139 . Caution Use the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software safety override command on a TPA-R module only in a terminal site. back-to-back site. disconnect this end first. Setup.and Blue-Band Laser Safety Shutdown Test Follow these steps to test the laser safety shutdown feature of the system: Step 1 Manually override the laser safety shutdown feature by connecting an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Figure 4-22 TPA-R Module OSC Measurement Setup Slot 1 TPA-R Slot 2 TPA-B Slot 3 PRE-L MON MON B R MON OUT MON IN Optical power meter Step 2 Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified for TPA-R module OSC-only output power. or regeneration site. Verify that the MAJ LED on the TPA-R module shuts off and the output reading on the OPM increases for 10 seconds. back-to-back site.

Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). Setup. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note When the BAT modules are turned off. Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 PRE-L Module Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure PRE-L module output power: Note The PRE-L module red-band and blue-band output power levels are measured with Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and TPA-B module in slot 2 turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each of the modules lighting). only the TPA-R module MAJ LED will dim if no blue-band channels are present. and Test Manual 4-140 78-13121-03 . Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module red-band output in Table 4-96. Select the PRE-L module in slot 3 on the local terminal software Network Element screen and choose the red-band output power command (OutPwrRed1) in the Analog I/O tab. Switch off both BAT modules on all WCM or LEM module shelves. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Turn on all BAT modules in the WCM or LEM module shelves. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B module turn on again (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module switching off). the lasers in the TPA-R module and TPA-B module will turn on when light is reapplied to their inputs. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Verify that the TPA-R and TPA-B modules turn off (indicated by the MAJ LED on each amplifier modules lighting). Step 9 Note The following step must be performed. If this step is not performed. Verify that the lasers in the TPA-R module in slot 1 and the TPA-B module in slot 2 do not turn on (indicated by the MAJ LED on each module staying lit). Remove the optical fiber cable from TPA-R module OUT connector in slot 1. Reconnect the optical fiber cable to the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3. Remove the optical fiber cable from the OUT port of the PRE-L module in slot-3. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.

Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-96 Terminal Site Output Power Range of PRE-L Module Output Power (dBm)1 Module PRE-L Blue band Red band –5 +8 +5 +13 Min Max 1. Issue a safety override command with the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Value for 32 channels. Choose the blue-band output power command for the same module on the Analog I/O tab. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Step 8 TPA-R Module Red-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power: Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module and the Line Service Modem (LSM-W) module from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. “Site Installation. Verify that the PRE-L module output power value is within the specifications listed for PRE-L module blue-band output in Table 4-96. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and damage equipment. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. nominal system configuration Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1 and connect it to MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-141 . Step 7 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Use the OPM to measure the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm. Verify that the TPA-R module red-band output power in dBm meets the TPA-R module red-band-only specification for the appropriate power class. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the TPA-B module in slot 2. Setup. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.

Setup. Issue the safety override command from the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Plug the TPA-B module in slot 2 back into the backplane. Connect the optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the PRE-L module in slot 3 to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. TPA-R Module Blue-Band Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to continue from the combined output power measurement to calculate and test the TPA-R module blue-band output: Step 1 Subtract the TPA-R module red-band-only output reading in mW from the combined TPA-R module red-band and blue-band output power reading in mW to determine the TPA-R module blue-band output power in mW. Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module in slot 2 and the Line Service Modem module (LSM-W) from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. and Test Manual 4-142 78-13121-03 . Step 2 Step 3 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Reinstall the LSM module into the backplane. Connect an OPM to the OUT port of the TPA-R module in slot 1. Measure the output power of the red band and blue band in dBm and mW. Step 4 Step 5 RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the RBA-10G-E module output power. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the RBA-10G-E module in slot 1. Power (dBm) = 10 x log (blue band in mW) Verify that the calculated value for the blue-band output power in dBm meets the appropriate power class specification for the TPA-R blue-band-only. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. “Site Installation. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the OUT port of the TPA-R module.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test TPA-R Module Combined Output Power Measurement Follow these steps to measure the combined red-band and blue-band output power of the TPA-R module. Use the following formula to convert the blue-band output power in mW to dBm. Failure to heed this caution will cause the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment.

Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 24WM-R module. These values are different between each band as shown in Table 4-97. Note The following values must be verified within ±1. “Site Installation. Use an optical fiber jumper cable to connect the OPM to the OUT port of the BBA-10G module in slot 8.” Do not remove the modules from the subrack. Step 7 Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification This section provides the mid-amplifier loss values dependent on the loss of the span preceding the OLA site. Failure to heed this caution causes the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Use the OPM connected to the BBA-10G module in slot 8 to measure the BBA-10G module output power in dBm and mW. Step 7 BBA-10G Module Output Power Measurement Use this procedure to measure the BBA-10G module red-band output power. Issue the safety override command from the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 5 Step 6 Use the OPM connected to the RBA-10G-E module in slot 1 to measure the RBA-10G-E module output power in dBm and mW. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-143 .5 dB. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable from the MON port of the 24WM-R module. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Failure to heed this caution causes the amplifier to remain on and possibly damage equipment. Setup. Caution Be sure to perform the next step. Step 1 Carefully unplug the TPA-B module in slot 2 and the Line Service Modem module (LSM-W) from the backplane by reversing the installation procedure in Chapter 3. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the RBA-10G-E module red-band output power in dBm and mW meets the RBA-10G-E specification for the appropriate power class. Verify that the BBA-10G module output power in dBm and mW meets the BBA-10G specification for the appropriate power class. Connect an optical fiber jumper cable from the IN port of the slot-3 PRE-L module to the MON port of the TPA-R module in slot 1.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Turn the laser source on.25 dB/Km) 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 96 100 104 108 112 116 120 124 128 132 136 140 144 148 152 Blue Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps Ideal MAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 SMF 9 9 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 18 NA NA NA HEF1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 NA NA NA Red Band Tolerated MAL @ 10 Gbps GFF Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N N N N N N N Ideal MAL 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 SMF 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 NA NA NA HEF1 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 9 8 7 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 NA NA NA 1. and Test Manual 4-144 78-13121-03 .Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-97 Amplifier MAL Regulation Link Data Span Loss (dB) 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Typical Span Length [km] (@ 0. Red and Blue Bands Mid-Amplifier Loss Verification Use the following procedures to activate the OLA amplifiers: Step 1 Step 2 Connect a laser source to the PRE-L module input. Tolerated MAL on HEF can be increased by 2 dB for Teralight fiber in order to accommodate the needed DCU. Setup.

Table 4-99 RBA Module Nominal Output Power MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17 Low Class 11 9.5 Mid Class 14 12. Perform the following procedures to obtain the MAL measurement: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the PRE-L module (red band) output power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. Measure the RBA-10G-E or BBA-10G module input power using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Output Power Threshold Setting The RBA and RBA-10G-E factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 17 dB.5 Input power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Step 3 Step 4 Connect an optical fiber jumper between the PRE-L module (red band) MON port and to the MON port of the 8WC-F module. Set the safety override command to RBA-10G-E module.5 -14 Fail Low -9 -12 -16. The RBA and RBA-10G-E output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-145 .5 -9. Table 4-99 lists the nominal RBA module output power values (dBm). The MAL value is the difference between the power level measured on the preceding steps 1 and 2. Table 4-98 RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -6. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-98 need to be applied.5 15 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 High Class 16. RBA and RBA-10G-E Module Input Power Threshold Setting The RBA and RBA-10G-E factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB. Booster Amplifier Threshold Settings The following paragraphs provide the input and output booster amplifier threshold settings. Setup.

and Test Manual 4-146 78-13121-03 . Table 4-100 RBA-10G-E Module Nominal Output Power MAL MAL ≤ 17 (factory default thresholds) MAL ≥ 17 Low Class 13.5 15 High Class 18. Table 4-102 BBA Module Nominal Output Power Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds) 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Low Class 12 9.25 Mid Class 14 11. BBA and BBA-10G Module Output Power Threshold Setting The BBA and BBA-10G factory default output power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 13 dB. Table 4-103 BBA-10G Module Nominal Output Power Span Budget MAL ≤ 13 (factory default thresholds) Low Class 12 Mid Class 14 High Class 15.75 8.75 10.5 Table 4-103 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA-10G module in dBm. The BBA and BBA-10G module output power thresholds (degrade low and degrade high) are automatically calculated according to a nominal value for each power class. When the mid-amplifier loss is higher than 15 dB the input power alarm threshold settings listed in Table 4-101 need to be applied.25 13 11. Table 4-101 BBA and BBA-10G Module Input Power Threshold Setting for MAL Higher than 15 dB MAL MAL ≤ 15 (factory default thresholds) 16 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Degrade Low -23 -28 -32 Fail Low -24 -29 -33 Input power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software.5 17 Output power threshold setting changes are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.25 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Table 4-100 list the nominal RBA-10G-E module output power values (dBm). BBA and BBA-10G Module Input Power Threshold Setting The BBA and BBA-10G factory default input power thresholds are valid for MAL up to 15 dB.5 12 Mid Class 16. Table 4-102 lists the nominal output power values for the BBA module in dBm.25 High Class 15. Setup.

25 Mid Class 11.5 Output power threshold settings are performed using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 4-147 .75 10.25 High Class 13 11.Chapter 4 Site Setup and Test 10-Gbps Setup and Test Table 4-103 BBA-10G Module Nominal Output Power (continued) Span Budget 14 ≤ MAL ≤ 17 18 ≤ MAL ≤ 19 Low Class 9.75 8.

Chapter 4 10-Gbps Setup and Test Site Setup and Test Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 4-148 78-13121-03 . Setup.

Both power distribution panel (PDP) LEDs in each bay must be green. Technical specifications for the system can be found in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual. Diagrams for standard configurations can be found in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Configuration Manual. Use these tests in conjunction with the single-site setup procedures in Chapter 4. Power switches in the Battery Management (BAT) module of each shelf must be ON. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-1 .” of this manual. • Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. “Site Setup and Test. The setup of the system as described in the Chapter 4. The green PWR LED in the Subrack Common Functions (SCF) module of each shelf must be lit. must be installed as described in Chapter 3. All other setup and procedures in Chapter 4. Installation Test Prerequisites The following conditions must be met before a site can be tested: • • • • • • • • The installation of the system as described in Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual must be complete. “Site Setup and Test. “Site Setup and Test. For amplifier configuration procedures.” Tests are performed on each individual site to test signal transfer between the sites.” of this manual.” of this manual must be carried out and criteria must be met. These steps are performed after each system site is installed and after all outside plant optical fiber connections are made. refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. “Site Setup and Test. Amplifiers must be configured as described in the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System and must be set up and tested as described in Chapter 4. General configuration instructions can be found in the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. “Site Installation. Setup.C H A P T E R 5 Site-to-Site Testing This chapter covers system installation tests for signal transfer between multiple sites in the Cisco ONS 15801 system. Power must be applied to the bays.” must be complete. including outside plant optical fibers. All required modules and front-panel optical fiber cables.

unplugging an amplifier module (or removing a connector from an amplifier module) can cause carbonization of the connector.Chapter 5 System Testing Requirements Site-to-Site Testing System Testing Requirements To test an Cisco ONS 15801 system. as well as the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software and the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software installed Optical attenuators Optical power meter (OPM) (Pin max > +26 dBm). (Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for details.) Record any alarms. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Caution When the shelf power is ON. Verify the LSM-W module configuration and use the local terminal software to verify that no alarms exist. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Step 1 Step 2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. capable of reading dB and mW Optical spectrum analyzer (OSA) Optical time domain reflectometer (OTDR) Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) STM-64 (STM-64)/SONET Optical Channel-192 (OC-192) test set SONET equipment (channels 1–32) SDH STM-16/SONET OC-48 test set Tested optical fiber jumper cables (1 meter [3. the following items are required: • • • • • • • • • • • Fixed optical attenuators (value and quantity determined by span budget) Laser light source PC with a modem. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Line Service Modem Status Test Line Service Modem (LSM-W) modules are located at every site. Follow these steps to set up the modules to enable communications between orderwires. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety procedures and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. and Test Manual 5-2 78-13121-03 . Setup.3 feet] long) with SC or FC adapters attached General Site-to-Site Testing This section provides the general Cisco ONS 15801 system tests.

Note Optical power losses can be caused by the E-2000 optical connections on the modules or on the backplane. or clean Cisco ONS 15800 system E-2000 connections. Note If measurements are not within the ranges specified. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety procedures and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Demultiplexer Test Follow these steps to test the 8WD-B module and 24WD-R (or 24WD-LLR) module at each site: Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Step 1 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-3 . verify that the demultiplexer path loss is within specifications. only qualified personnel are authorized to remove. first verify that input power to the demultiplexer is within specification (maximum of 3 dBm from the measured output power from the PRE-L module).Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing General Site-to-Site Testing Step 3 Repeat this procedure for each LSM-W module in the system. adjust. Then. unplugging the amplifier modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. 24WD-LLR) front-panel port (OUT 1–64) with an optical jumper cable and an OPM (Figure 5-1). Setup. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Measure and record the optical power at the output of each demultiplexer (8WD-B. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. 24WD-R. However.

All output power levels for OC-48 channels must be between –22 dBm and –10 dBm. Record the power level.Chapter 5 General Site-to-Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-1 Demultiplexer Output Measurement Test Setup (Subrack varies) 32WD-IR Subrack 1 24WD-R or 24WD-LLR (Subrack varies) 8WD-B When removing. connect this end first. Setup. Refer to Table 5-1 for pass-or-fail criteria. 33 34 35 36 37 38 9 OUT 10 OUT 11 OUT 12 OUT 13 OUT 14 OUT 1 OUT 2 OUT 39 40 41 42 43 44 Optical fiber jumper cable When installing. Optical power meter 15 OUT 16 OUT 17 OUT 18 OUT 19 OUT 20 OUT 3 OUT 4 OUT 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 21 OUT 22 OUT 23 OUT 24 OUT 25 OUT 26 OUT 5 OUT 6 OUT 57 58 59 60 61 62 27 63 64 OUT 28 OUT 29 OUT 30 OUT 31 OUT 32 OUT 7 OUT 8 OUT Note If OC-48 and OC-192 channels are present in the same band. the following rules have to be applied when increasing the number of channels in order to guarantee a non-traffic-affecting upgrade: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. OC-48 channels may require attenuation. Table 5-1 Demultiplexer Optical Output Power Criteria for 2.5-Gbps Channels Step 2 Measurement Point 24 channels (8 blue band and Instrument 16 red band) –20 to –11 –20 to –11 12 Channels (4 blue band and 8 red band) –16 to –10 –16 to –10 32 Channels (8 blue band and 24 red band) –22 to –11 –22 to –11 16 Channels (4 blue band and 12 red band) –19 to –10 –19 to –10 Per channel output OPM power—red band Per channel output OPM power—blue band Note Step 3 All output power levels for OC-192 channels must be between –11 dBm and –1 dBm. disconnect this end first. At 10-Gbps sites. and Test Manual 5-4 69215 78-13121-03 .

Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Optical Service Channel Test The OSC must be present and working at every Cisco ONS 15801 system site. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Padding must be used on these starting channels in order to obtain a power level at the RXT module input just below –1 dBm in the blue band and just below –2 dBm in the red band. e. Follow these steps to test communication on the OSC: Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. The output power level of the transponder can be increased up to +2 dBm if the OSNR or output power level of the demultiplexers are below the required minimum values. System installation should start with 1 channel in blue band and 4 channels in red band. LEM-10G-Fxx module. or just below –4 dBm if the new channel does not require power class regulation. Note Channel specific attenuation might be required for channels exceeding specified power class. The default value is set to 0 dBm. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. and WCM-10G-Fxx module output power can be regulated within the –5 to +2 dBm range using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software transponder output power tuning feature. Insert the following channels one at a time following the path upgrade and regulating the receive site BBA-10G module and RBA-10G according to the rules in Table 5-2. Padding must be used after the last added channel in order to obtain RXT module input power just below –2 dBm. a. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety procedures and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Red Band (RBA-10G High 6–8 Low 1–6 Mid 7–12 High 13–24 Mid 4–5 1–3 Padding must be used on the added channel in order to obtain RXT module input power just below –2 dBm if the new channel requires the power class regulation. Note LEM-EM-Fxx module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing General Site-to-Site Testing Note Padding must be used between demultiplexer modules and RXT modules to increase channel flatness and to meet input power dynamic range specifications required at the RXT modules. c. b. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-5 . with amplifiers regulated as required. Power Class Regulation for Receive Site Amplifiers (BBA-10G and RBA-10G) Table 5-2 Blue Band (BBA-10G) Low All Fibers All Links d. WCM-EM-Fxx module.

– Correctness of the IP address – Condition of Ethernet connection (Refer to the Ethernet cabling procedure in the Cisco ONS Step 4 Step 5 15801 DWDM System Common Platform Installation Manual. Orderwire Communications Test Orderwire communication must be established at every NE. Follow these steps to check communication through the orderwire to other NEs: Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products.) Step 6 Record the IP address. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety procedures and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Lift the handset and establish communication with all sites. Step 3 Open the local terminal software and connect to the NE by specifying the IP address. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range.Chapter 5 General Site-to-Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Connect a PC to the local NE. Step 1 Connect all appropriate outside plant fibers. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Select the Channel 1 or Channel 2 button on the orderwire equipment. and Test Manual 5-6 78-13121-03 . so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Setup. type the following for each NE in the line: ping <NE IP address> If a successful result is achieved for each NE. Note Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 The orderwire speaker volume must be set to a reasonable level. At the MS-DOS prompt. verify the following for each NE in the line: – The selected NE (CMP-W) is switched on. Ethernet Connection Test Follow these steps to test the Ethernet connection of a site to other sites: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. go to the next step. Record site orderwire number.) Connect to the NE from the local terminal software to verify that the connection has been established. (Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for instructions. If the connection fails.

Open the local terminal software and select an Ethernet connection. – The subrack Ethernet interfaces that are not used must have 50-ohm termination. check the following: • • Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 The selected NE (CMP-W) is switched on. Specify the NE IP address. while the other end must closed with a 50-ohm terminator. Step 1 With the PC connected to the local NE (via an RS-232 cable to the connector on the front of shelf 1). Network Operation Center Visibility Test This test is used to test visibility between the network element management software and the Cisco ONS 15801 system. If the ping command does not meet the criterion. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Connect to the host and verify the connection. Setup. Step 1 Connect to the NOC as necessary. Type the following command at the MS-DOS prompt: ping -t -l 5000 <IP Address> Verify that all hosts answer by allowing the command to run for 5 minutes with a pass-or-fail criterion of 5 percent. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Connection to the PC (or other equipment) uses a T-connector. Confirm that the computer IP and NE IP addresses are on the same network. Note This test is valid when the Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment reports alarms to the NOC from a local site. Ping all CMP-W modules in the link simultaneously. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety procedures and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. • • Step 6 Step 7 Confirm that the IP address specified corresponds to the local NE. Ethernet connectors and cables are properly used: – 50-ohm impedance cables must be employed.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing General Site-to-Site Testing Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. – The coaxial cable can be directly connected to the shelf BNC interfaces. type this command at the MS-DOS prompt: ping -t -l 10000 <IP Address> Verify that all hosts answer by allowing the command to run for 5 minutes with a pass-or-fail criterion of 2 percent. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-7 .

and Test Manual 5-8 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the terminal site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. Terminal Site to Terminal Site This section provides the terminal site to terminal site span testing procedures. If your company does not have these procedures. Setup. one at each site. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. Record the OTDR length and loss values.5-Gbps terminal site test procedures. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing This section provides the 2.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 2 Confirm operation of the Cisco ONS 15801 system. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to terminal site span loss. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. pinched fibers. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. 2. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Caution When the subrack power is ON. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range.Chapter 5 2. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. etc. Two technicians are required for these tests.

Setup. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Measure and record power received at the second terminal site. Record this value as PBOS (Power. turn off the laser source. Connect this fiber to the OPM. turn on the laser source. At the first terminal site. or other problems. Step 14 Step 15 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the first terminal site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Connect the laser source to the terminal site to terminal site fiber span at the first terminal site. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-9 . add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. At the first terminal site. beginning of span). Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first terminal site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. end of span). At the first terminal site. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS (power. pinched fibers. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. At the second terminal site. inspect the span for bad connectors. At the second terminal site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. At the second terminal site.

5 nm 0. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-3.4 nm on one side of the peak.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 16 Step 17 Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Measuring the Blue-Band OSNR for All Systems Without Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Use this procedure to test the blue-band OSNR. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.5 nm. Two technicians are required (one at each of the terminal sites being tested). At the second terminal site. the TPA-B and BBA module alarms will be present and are considered a normal condition. OSNR Measurement This procedure is carried out from terminal site to terminal site in systems without OADM sites. The testing is performed at one end of the span and repeated at the other. Record an OSA plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 At one terminal site. Reset the class if necessary according to the procedure in the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Verify the power class of the TPA-R module. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display.2 nm Step 6 Step 7 OC-48 (no RXT module) 13 dB 17 dB OC-48 (with RXT module) 10 dB 14 dB OC-48 OOB-FEC 7 dB 11 dB OC-192 (no FEC) 17 dB 21 dB OC-192 (with IB FEB) 16 dB 20 dB OC-192 OOB-FEC 10 dB 14 dB Measure the OSNR of all active red-band channels. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. If blue-band channels are not present on the system. and Test Manual 5-10 78-13121-03 . Set the OSA resolution to 0.4 nm on one side of the peak. Record the OSNR. verify that all lasers are switched on. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Table 5-3 OSNR Pass or Fail Criteria Bandwidth 0. Setup. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display. Place another marker at 0. Place another marker at 0. Measuring Red-Band OSNR for All Systems Without Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Test the OSNR of the red-band signals as follows.Chapter 5 2. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the PRE-L module. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm.

Record the values. pinched fibers. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Measure the terminal site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. adjust the test by connecting the output to the test set receive input.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Record an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON B port of the PRE-L module and attach it to the designated place on an Cisco ONS 15801 Signal-to-Noise Ratio Test Results form. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. Adjust the input signal level according to the module specifications by adding an attenuator if necessary. Note Repeat the red-band and blue-band procedures at the opposite terminal site.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-3. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to OLA site fiber span at the terminal site. Connect the receive transponder module input to the demultiplexer channel output. using an SDH STM-16/SONET OC-48 test set apply an input signal to the appropriate transponder module. At the transmit terminal. Bit Error Rate Test Use this procedure to test the BER of an OC-48 system. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Terminal Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the terminal site to OLA site span testing procedures. Test all channels for 1 hour and 10 minutes to achieve a BER of 1 x 10 -13 or less. etc. Setup. If a receive transponder module is used. connect the test set receive input to the corresponding demultiplexer channel output. Measure the OSNR of all active blue-band channels. or test according to customer requirements. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. At the receive terminal. Note The optical signal-to-noise ratio must be within specifications before the BER test procedure is performed. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-11 . one at each terminal site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to OLA site span loss. Adjust the test set input level according to the manufacturer’s specifications. The procedure uses two SDH STM-16/SONET OC-48 test sets for transmit and receive. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

At the terminal site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. At the terminal site. beginning of span). pinched fibers. Record this value as PBOS (Power. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. or other problems. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the OLA site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS (power.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. At the terminal site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. inspect the span for bad connectors. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Setup. turn off the laser source. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. turn on the laser source. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. end of span). At the OLA site. and Test Manual 5-12 78-13121-03 . At the terminal site. At the OLA site. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier.Chapter 5 2. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. pinched fibers. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. etc. At the terminal site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. At the OADM site. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Terminal Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the terminal site to OADM site span testing procedures. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to OADM site fiber span at the terminal site. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to OADM site span loss. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-13 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 17 At the OLA site. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. Record this value as PBOS.

At the OADM site. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. Table 5-4 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. At the terminal site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Select the input power item (InPwr1). add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. inspect the span for bad connectors. or other problems.Chapter 5 2. and Test Manual 5-14 78-13121-03 . Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Setup. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. pinched fibers. turn off the laser source. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the terminal site. Change the threshold according to Table 5-4 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. At the OADM site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 7 At the terminal site. turn on the laser source. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. At the OADM site.

Two technicians are needed for this test. At the OADM site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect an OSA to the MON port of the RBA module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Save the changes on the Action List tab.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Verify that the operation is complete. Apply the change. Using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. One technician performs the tests from the OADM site and the other tests from the remote terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-15 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement Use this procedure to measure OSNR in a system with OADM functions. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. The entire test is to be repeated for the remote terminal site in the other direction. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Red.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Table 5-4 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-4. calculate the correct ADA module output power.2 nm.

Record a plot of the red-band spectrum. Record a plot of the red band. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum. Setup. Obtain an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum. and Test Manual 5-16 78-13121-03 . Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display.Chapter 5 2. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Check the OSNR for all active blue-band channels. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Verify that all transmitted channels are being received by observing the spectral peaks on the OSA. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-3.5 nm. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR.4 nm on one side of the center of the OSNR peak. Step 5 Step 6 At the remote terminal site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Measure all active blue-band channels. Measure all active red-band channels.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 4 Set the correct ADA module output power using the local terminal software. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the BBA module. Place another marker at 0. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-R module. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Terminal Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the terminal site to regeneration site span testing procedures. Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the PRE-L module.

Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. At the regeneration site. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to regeneration site fiber span at the terminal site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-17 . Record the OTDR length and loss values. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. turn off the laser source. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. turn on the laser source. At the regeneration site. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Record this value as PBOS. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Connect this fiber to the OPM. etc. At the terminal site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the terminal site. At the terminal site. At the regeneration site. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. pinched fibers. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. At the terminal site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to regeneration site span loss.5-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector.

Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. Two technicians are required for these tests. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. inspect the span for bad connectors. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. pinched fibers. one at each site.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing This section provides the 2. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. or other problems. If your company does not have these procedures. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements.5-Gbps OLA site test procedures. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. At the regeneration site. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Caution When the subrack power is ON. and Test Manual 5-18 78-13121-03 . Optical Line Amplification Site to Terminal Site This section provides the OLA site to terminal site span testing procedures. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. Setup.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 2.Chapter 5 2.

At the terminal site disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. etc. Connect this fiber to the OPM. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the OLA site. pinched fibers. At the terminal site. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-19 . Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to terminal site span loss. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. turn off the laser source. At the OLA site. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to terminal site fiber span at the OLA site. Record this value as PBOS. Record the OTDR length and loss values. At the terminal site. At the OLA site. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Setup. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OLA site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. At the OLA site. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. turn on the laser source. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value.

Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW.Chapter 5 2. pinched fibers. or other problems. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. pinched fibers. etc. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 5-20 78-13121-03 . Setup. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to OLA site span loss. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OLA site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to OLA site fiber span at the first OLA site. Measure and record power received at the second OLA site. Record the OTDR length and loss values. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the OLA site to OLA site span testing procedures.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. At the terminal site. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OLA site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Record this value as PBOS. Step 1 Step 2 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. inspect the span for bad connectors.

read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the first OLA site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first OLA site. inspect the span for bad connectors. Step 1 Step 2 Measure the OLA site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-21 . or other problems. Setup.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the OLA site to OADM site span testing procedures. At the second OLA site. At the first OLA site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. At the first OLA site. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the second OLA site. At the second OLA site. pinched fibers.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Step 3 Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. turn on the laser source. pinched fibers. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. turn off the laser source. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. At the second OLA site. etc. At the first OLA site. Record the OTDR length and loss values.

At the OLA site. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. At the OLA site. Setup. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. turn on the laser source. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.Chapter 5 2. and Test Manual 5-22 78-13121-03 . Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Record this value as PBOS. inspect the span for bad connectors. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. pinched fibers. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OADM site. At the OADM site. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to OADM site fiber span at the OLA site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to OADM site span loss. At the OADM site. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the OLA site. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. At the OLA site. or other problems. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. turn off the laser source.

Change the threshold according to Table 5-5 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Table 5-5 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Setup. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 At the OLA site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. At the OADM site. Select the input power item (InPwr1). and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-23 .

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR.5-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-5 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-5.Chapter 5 2. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Save the changes on the Action List tab. etc. Apply the change. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to regeneration site fiber span at the OLA site. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. and Test Manual 5-24 78-13121-03 . Verify that the operation is complete. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to regeneration site span loss. Optical Line Amplification Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the OLA site to regeneration site span testing procedures. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OLA site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. pinched fibers. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. Setup.

disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. or other problems. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Setup. At the OLA site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 2 Step 3 Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-25 . Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. pinched fibers. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the regeneration site. At the regeneration site. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OLA site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the OLA site. At the regeneration site. inspect the span for bad connectors. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 2. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing This section provides the 2. turn on the laser source. turn off the laser source. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. At the OLA site.5-Gbps OADM site test procedures. At the regeneration site. Record this value as PBOS. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. At the OLA site. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.

Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. one at each site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. pinched fibers. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to terminal site fiber span at the OADM site. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Terminal Site This section provides the OADM site to terminal site span testing procedures. If your company does not have these procedures. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. Two technicians are required for these tests. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Setup. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. etc. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to terminal site span loss. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors.Chapter 5 2. and Test Manual 5-26 78-13121-03 .5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Caution When the subrack power is ON.

Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. pinched fibers. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-27 . Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OADM site. turn on the laser source. Record this value as PBOS. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the OADM site. At the OADM site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Warning Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. inspect the span for bad connectors. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Setup. At the terminal site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the OADM site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. At the terminal site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. or other problems. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the terminal site. Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OADM site. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. At the terminal site. turn off the laser source. PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures.

and Test Manual 5-28 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. Change the threshold according to Table 5-6. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. Table 5-6 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26dB -27 dB -28 dB Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. and apply the change.Chapter 5 2. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen.

the ADA output power. Apply the value and save the value. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. and modify the value according to Table 5-6. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. and the LSM-W module output power 2.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Table 5-7 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. and change the threshold value according to Table 5-7. Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. Apply the value. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-29 .5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Table 5-6 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Power Degrade Low2 -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. Setup. Verify that the storage procedure is complete.

Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. the ADA output power.Chapter 5 2. and the LSM-W module output power 2. Verify that the change is saved. and Test Manual 5-30 78-13121-03 . Save the change. Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-7. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. Apply the change. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-7 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing (continued) Span 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1.

Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 At the remote terminal site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement Use this procedure to measure OSNR in a system with OADM functions. Measure all active blue-band channels. Using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-31 . Record a plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Setup. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Two technicians are needed for this test.4 nm on one side of the center of the OSNR peak. calculate the correct ADA module output power. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the BBA module. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-R module.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Red. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Record a plot of the red band. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Verify that all transmitted channels are being received by observing the spectral peaks on the OSA. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. At the OADM site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect an OSA to the MON port of the RBA module. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band.5 nm. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The entire test is to be repeated for the remote terminal site in the other direction. Set the correct ADA module output power using the local terminal software. Measure all active red-band channels. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. One technician performs the tests from the OADM site and the other tests from the remote terminal site. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-3. Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the PRE-L module. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum. Check the OSNR for all active blue-band channels. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display.2 nm. Place another marker at 0.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module.

Connect the laser source to the OADM site to OLA site fiber span at the OADM site. pinched fibers. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Setup. and Test Manual 5-32 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Record this value as PBOS. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. At the OADM site. etc. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to OLA site span loss.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 18 Obtain an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum. At the OLA site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the OADM site to OLA site span testing procedures. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 5 2. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested.

locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures. pinched fibers. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the OLA site. turn off the laser source. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites. inspect the span for bad connectors. Setup. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-33 . At the OLA site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. or other problems. Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. Change the threshold according to Table 5-8. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and apply the change. At the OADM site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. At the OLA site. At the OADM site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 7 At the OADM site. turn on the laser source. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OADM site. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value.

Setup. Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. and the LSM-W module output power 2. Apply the value and save the value. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-8 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. and Test Manual 5-34 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the storage procedure is complete. and modify the value according to Table 5-8. the ADA output power.Chapter 5 2.

Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. Apply the value. Table 5-9 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. and change the threshold value according to Table 5-9.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-35 .

5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-9 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing (continued) Span 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. the ADA output power. Apply the change. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to OADM site fiber span at the first OADM site. Setup. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Verify that the change is saved. pinched fibers. Record the OTDR length and loss values. and the LSM-W module output power 2. etc. Save the change. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to OADM site span loss. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-9.Chapter 5 2. Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the OADM site to OADM site span testing procedures. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measure the OADM site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. and Test Manual 5-36 78-13121-03 . Measure and record power received at the second OADM site.

Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the second OADM site. or other problems. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 8 Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first OADM site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the second OADM site. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. At the first OADM site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Record this value as PBOS. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Connect this fiber to the OPM. turn off the laser source. inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. At the first OADM site. pinched fibers. At the first OADM site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-37 . At the second OADM site. At the first OADM site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. turn on the laser source. At the second OADM site. Setup. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system.

and Test Manual 5-38 78-13121-03 . Setup. Select the input power item (InPwr1). Change the threshold according to Table 5-10 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change.Chapter 5 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Table 5-10 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-10.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Apply the change.

Verify that the operation is complete. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Setup. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to regeneration site fiber span at the OADM site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to regeneration site span loss. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the OADM site to regeneration site span testing procedures. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-39 . Record this value as PBOS. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. At the OADM site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. pinched fibers. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. etc. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Step 4 Step 5 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 4 Step 5 Save the changes on the Action List tab. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors.

Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures. pinched fibers. At the OADM site. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OADM site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. and Test Manual 5-40 78-13121-03 . turn off the laser source. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. Change the threshold according to Table 5-11. At the OADM site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the regeneration site. and apply the change. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. or other problems. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the regeneration site. Setup. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 6 Step 7 At the regeneration site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OADM site. Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. turn on the laser source.Chapter 5 2. At the regeneration site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. inspect the span for bad connectors.

Table 5-11 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 db Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. and modify the value according to Table 5-11. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Setup.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites. the ADA output power. and the LSM-W module output power 2.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Apply the value and save the value. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-41 . Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 4 Step 5 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description.

Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. and Test Manual 5-42 78-13121-03 .5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 6 Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. Verify that the storage procedure is complete. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing.Chapter 5 2. Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Table 5-12 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. and change the threshold value according to Table 5-12. Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. Setup. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. Apply the value.

Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Setup. Measuring East-to-West Isolated-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to check output power of east-to-west isolated channels at OADM sites.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Note Perform the following steps only on OADM sites. Turn on the laser of the TPA-R module of the terminal site or the RBA module inserted in an OADM site using the local terminal software Safety Override command. Channel Output Power Measurement The procedures in this paragraph are used to measure output power of isolated channels and dropped channels. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-12. Apply the change. and the LSM-W module output power 2. Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. the ADA output power. Verify that the change is saved. Save the change. Remove ADA module input from the OADM-P4-Rx module to remove the added channels. Connect the OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 (Figure 5-2). Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-43 .5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Table 5-12 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing (continued) Span 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1.

Chapter 5 2. or channels 17. 13. and 23 for the OADM-P4-R3 module. 19. record an OSA plot of the levels.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-2 East-to-West Site Connections for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 BBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 RBA IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON Optical spectrum analyzer Optical fiber jumper cable Step 4 Step 5 Record the PRE-L module MON levels of channels 9. If available. Figure 5-3 shows a sample plot. 11. and Test Manual 5-44 69023 78-13121-03 . 21. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and 15 for the OADM-P4-R1 module. Setup.

Record the OADM-P4-R1 module MON levels for channels 9. 19. record the OADM-P4-R3 module MON levels of channels 17. record an OSA plot of the levels. 11. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the OADM-P4-Rx module in slot 1 of shelf 2. and 15. If applicable. If available.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Figure 5-3 Sample OSA Plot for PRE-L Module MON Port Channels Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Remove the OSA from the MON port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-45 . Figure 5-4 shows a typical plot with noise floor levels.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. 21. 13. and 23.

19 OUT. measure the output with an OPM at the 17 OUT. Note If the OADM-P4-RX module output goes to an RXT-DM-M module. If applicable. Record the values on. Note The difference between the peak of the adjacent channel and the notch of the dropped channel should be greater than 25 dB. proceed to the next chapter. and Test Manual 5-46 78-13121-03 . proceed to the next step. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 1 of shelf 2. 13 OUT. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 With an OPM. subtract the OADM-P4-RX module MON reading from the PRE-L module MON R reading. 11 OUT. Record the values.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-4 Typical Spectrum Analyzer Plot Showing Noise Floor Step 10 Step 11 For each channel. Setup. Note This procedure is performed only on OADM sites. and 23 OUT ports on OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 1 of shelf 2. measure the output at the 9 OUT. Measuring East-to-West Dropped-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to check the output power of dropped channels.Chapter 5 2. 21 OUT. If not.

21 OUT. With an OPM. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measuring West-to-East Isolated-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to measure the output power of isolated channels at west-to-east OADM sites. and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 1 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. measure the output power at the 9 OUT.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Remove the ADA input to the OADM-P4-RX module to remove the inserted channels. measure the output with an OPM at the 17 OUT. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 1 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. Add any necessary fixed attenuators to the appropriate OADM-P4-RX module dropped-channel OUT connector. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-47 . Setup.5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 4 The OADM-P4-RX module output must be padded to meet input specifications of the receive transponders. If applicable. Connect the OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 (Figure 5-5). 11 OUT. 19 OUT. 13 OUT. Note No inserted channels should be present. Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites. Step 1 Step 2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Record the output values.

and Test Manual 5-48 69024 78-13121-03 . subtract the PRE-L module MON R reading from the OADM module MON reading. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. 13. 11. 21. and 15 (OADM-P4-R1). Note The difference between the two readings for each channel should be greater than 25 dB. and 23 (OADM-P4-R3). or channels 17. If available. 21. 11. and 23 (OADM-P4-R3).5-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-5 West-to-East Isolated-Channel Measurement Setup East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 BBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 RBA Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON Optical spectrum analyzer Optical fiber jumper cable Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Record the levels of channels 9. Measuring West-to-East Dropped-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to measure output power of west-to-east dropped channels. 19. or channels 17. Setup. 13. and 15 (OADM-P4-R1). record an OSA plot of the levels. If available. Remove OSA from the PRE-L module in slot 4 IN port and connect it to the MON port of the OADM-P4-RX module in slot 3 of shelf 2. For each channel. record an OSA plot of the levels.Chapter 5 2. Note The following procedure is performed only on OADM sites. Record the levels of channels 9. 19. Record the channel values.

Note If the OADM-P4-RX module output goes to an RXT-DM-M module. Record the output values. 21 OUT. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Caution When the subrack power is ON. If your company does not have these procedures. 19 OUT. measure the output power before and after padding at the 9 OUT. proceed to the next chapter. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 3 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. 11 OUT. proceed to the next step. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 3 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. 19 OUT.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing This section provides the 2. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Add any necessary fixed attenuators to the appropriate OADM-P4-RX module dropped-channel OUT connector. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. If applicable. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 2. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-49 .5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 With an OPM.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam.5-Gbps regeneration site test procedures. Record the channel values. 13 OUT. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. 21 OUT. and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 3 of shelf 2. If not. 11 OUT. measure the output power with an OPM at the 17 OUT. The OADM-P4-RX module output must be padded to meet input specifications of the receive transponders. If applicable. 13 OUT. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. Setup. With an OPM. measure the output power at the 9 OUT. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 3 of shelf 2. measure the output power with an OPM before and after padding at the 17 OUT.

Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. At the terminal site. etc. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. pinched fibers. and Test Manual 5-50 78-13121-03 . Record this value as PBOS. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Setup. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to terminal site fiber span at the regeneration site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to terminal site span loss. At the regeneration site. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the regeneration site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system.Chapter 5 2. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. one at each site. Regeneration Site to Terminal Site This section provides the regeneration site to terminal site span testing procedures.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Two technicians are required for these tests. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable.

At the terminal site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to OLA site fiber span at the regeneration site. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Regeneration Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the regeneration site to OLA site span testing procedures. At the regeneration site. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. turn on the laser source. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. turn off the laser source. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measure the regeneration site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 7 At the regeneration site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the terminal site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. pinched fibers. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to OLA site span loss. inspect the span for bad connectors. pinched fibers. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. etc. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-51 . or other problems. At the terminal site. Setup. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. At the regeneration site.

pinched fibers. Setup. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. turn off the laser source. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. At the OLA site. turn on the laser source. At the OLA site. At the OLA site. At the OLA site. At the regeneration site. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. or other problems. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Connect this fiber to the OPM. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 8 Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. and Test Manual 5-52 78-13121-03 . locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the regeneration site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. At the regeneration site. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the regeneration site.Chapter 5 2. Record this value as PBOS. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections.

Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Record this value as PBOS. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. etc.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Setup.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Regeneration Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the regeneration site to OADM site span testing procedures. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. At the regeneration site. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Record the OTDR length and loss values. At the regeneration site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to OADM site span loss. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to OADM site fiber span at the regeneration site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. At the OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the regeneration site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-53 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. pinched fibers. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier.

read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. and Test Manual 5-54 78-13121-03 . or other problems. pinched fibers. At the regeneration site. Select the input power item (InPwr1). disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Connect this fiber to the OPM.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 At the OADM site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value.Chapter 5 2. At the regeneration site. turn off the laser source. Change the threshold according to Table 5-13 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. Setup. At the OADM site. Table 5-13 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. turn on the laser source. At the OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.

Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to regeneration site span loss. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Measure the regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Save the changes on the Action List tab. pinched fibers.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 2. Apply the change.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Table 5-13 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-13. Verify that the operation is complete. Setup. etc. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-55 . Record the OTDR length and loss values. Regeneration Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the regeneration site to regeneration site span testing procedures.

Connect this fiber to the OPM. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source Step 14 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the first regeneration site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. At the first regeneration site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. turn on the laser source. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. turn off the laser source. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. and Test Manual 5-56 78-13121-03 . The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value.5-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span at the first regeneration site. pinched fibers. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. At the second regeneration site. At the second regeneration site.Chapter 5 2. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Measure and record power received at the second regeneration site. Record this value as PBOS. inspect the span for bad connectors. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. At the first regeneration site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the first regeneration site. Setup. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. or other problems. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. At the second regeneration site.

The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Step 16 Step 17 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing This section provides the 10-Gbps terminal site test procedures. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 15 At the first regeneration site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Two technicians are required for these tests. At the second regeneration site. Terminal Site to Terminal Site This section provides the terminal site to terminal site span testing procedures. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. Setup. Caution When the subrack power is ON. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. If your company does not have these procedures. Caution Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-57 . A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. one at each site.

At the second terminal site. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. At the first terminal site. turn off the laser source. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Record this value as PBOS (Power. Measure and record power received at the second terminal site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Setup. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. end of span). Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. pinched fibers. At the second terminal site. etc. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. turn on the laser source. and Test Manual 5-58 78-13121-03 . Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. beginning of span). Record the OTDR length and loss values. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to terminal site span loss. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS (power. At the first terminal site. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to terminal site fiber span at the first terminal site. At the second terminal site. At the first terminal site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the first terminal site.

Record an OSA plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. is complete. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-59 . Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first terminal site. Reset the class if necessary according to the procedure in the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Table 5-14 OSNR Pass or Fail Criteria Bandwidth 0. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. or other problems. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Verify the power class of the TPA-R module.4 nm on one side of the peak.5 nm 0. Two technicians are required (one at each of the terminal sites being tested). the TPA-B and BBA module alarms will be present and are considered a normal condition. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. If blue-band channels are not present on the system. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Record the OSNR. verify that all lasers are switched on. Measuring Red-Band OSNR for All Systems Without Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Test the OSNR of the red-band signals as follows. inspect the span for bad connectors. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 OSNR Measurement This procedure is carried out from terminal site to terminal site in systems without OADM sites. Setup. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-14.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.2 nm Step 6 Step 7 OC-48 (no RXT module) 13 dB 17 dB OC-48 (with RXT module) 10 dB 14 dB OC-48 OOB-FEC 7 dB 11 dB OC-192 (no FEC) 17 dB 21 dB OC-192 (with IB FEB) 16 dB 20 dB OC-192 OOB-FEC 10 dB 14 dB Measure the OSNR of all active red-band channels. pinched fibers. Place another marker at 0. The testing is performed at one end of the span and repeated at the other. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal.5 nm. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 At one terminal site. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. At the second terminal site.

If a receive transponder module is used. adjust the input signal level by adding an attenuator to meet the module specifications. Connect the transponder module input to the channel OUT port of the demultiplexer. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Bit Error Rate Test Use this procedure to test the BER of an OC-192 system. Step 1 At the transmit terminal.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Measuring the Blue-Band OSNR for All Systems Without Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Use this procedure to test the blue-band OSNR. Test all channels for 20 minutes to achieve a BER of 1 x 10-13 or less. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display. Place another marker at 0. one at each terminal site. Setup. Record the values. If necessary. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Note The optical signal-to-noise ratio must be within specifications before the BER test procedure is performed. connect the test set receive input to the corresponding demultiplexer channel output. Adjust the test set input level according to manufacturer’s instructions. Record an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON B port of the PRE-L module and attach it to the designated place on an Cisco ONS 15801 Signal-to-Noise Ratio Test Results form. apply an input signal to the appropriate transponder module.4 nm on one side of the peak. and Test Manual 5-60 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the PRE-L module. Note Repeat the red-band and blue-band procedures at the opposite terminal site. At the receive terminal. Use two SDH STM-64/SONET 192 test sets for transmit and receive. connect its output to the test set receive input. Measure the OSNR of all active blue-band channels. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-14. Step 2 Step 3 Terminal Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the terminal site to OLA site span testing procedures. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. using an SDH STM-64/SONET OC-192 test set.

Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. etc. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS (power. end of span). Record this value as PBOS (Power.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the OLA site. At the terminal site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. beginning of span). At the terminal site. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the OLA site. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to OLA site fiber span at the terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-61 . At the terminal site. turn on the laser source. At the OLA site. pinched fibers. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. turn off the laser source. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to OLA site span loss. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the terminal site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Setup.

or other problems. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. pinched fibers. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Record this value as PBOS. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Terminal Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the terminal site to OADM site span testing procedures. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. pinched fibers. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to OADM site fiber span at the terminal site. and Test Manual 5-62 78-13121-03 . Setup. At the OLA site. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to OADM site span loss. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. etc. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. inspect the span for bad connectors.

locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. or other problems. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the OADM site. inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Setup. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Change the threshold according to Table 5-15 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. pinched fibers. At the terminal site. At the terminal site. At the OADM site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. turn off the laser source. At the terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-63 . At the OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Table 5-15 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the terminal site. Select the input power item (InPwr1). locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. turn on the laser source. At the OADM site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Connect this fiber to the OPM.

Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement Use this procedure to measure OSNR in a system with OADM functions.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-15 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-15. The entire test is to be repeated for the remote terminal site in the other direction. Two technicians are needed for this test. Red. One technician performs the tests from the OADM site and the other tests from the remote terminal site. Setup. Save the changes on the Action List tab. and Test Manual 5-64 78-13121-03 . Apply the change. At the OADM site: Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the operation is complete.

Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band.4 nm on one side of the center of the OSNR peak. Measure all active red-band channels. Using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 At the remote terminal site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Check the OSNR for all active blue-band channels. Obtain an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum. calculate the correct ADA module output power. Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the BBA-10G module. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-R module.5 nm. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module. Record a plot of the red band. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the BBA module. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum. Verify that all transmitted channels are being received by observing the spectral peaks on the OSA. Setup. Set the correct ADA module output power using the local terminal software. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Place another marker at 0. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-65 .2 nm. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the RBA-10G module. Measure all active blue-band channels. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-14. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum. Set the OSA resolution to 0.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect an OSA to the MON port of the RBA module.

locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the terminal site to regeneration site span loss. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. and Test Manual 5-66 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the terminal site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Terminal Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Terminal Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the terminal site to regeneration site span testing procedures. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Record this value as PBOS. pinched fibers. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. At the terminal site. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a terminal site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. Setup. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Connect the laser source to the terminal site to regeneration site fiber span at the terminal site. At the regeneration site. etc. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an terminal site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the terminal site.

Caution When the subrack power is ON. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. At the terminal site. At the regeneration site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 At the regeneration site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. turn off the laser source. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. At the regeneration site. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. Setup. inspect the span for bad connectors. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. At the terminal site. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-67 . The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. or other problems. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. If your company does not have these procedures. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing This section provides the 10-Gbps OLA site test procedures. turn on the laser source. pinched fibers.

Optical Line Amplification Site to Terminal Site This section provides the OLA site to terminal site span testing procedures. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. Record the OTDR length and loss values. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. and Test Manual 5-68 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OLA site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to terminal site span loss. pinched fibers. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to terminal site fiber span at the OLA site. etc. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. one at each site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Setup. Record this value as PBOS. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. At the terminal site disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the OLA site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Two technicians are required for these tests.

Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Step 7 At the OLA site. At the OLA site. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. turn off the laser source. pinched fibers. At the terminal site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. pinched fibers. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measure the OLA site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Measure and record power received at the second OLA site. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the OLA site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to OLA site span loss. At the terminal site. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. inspect the span for bad connectors. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to OLA site fiber span at the first OLA site. turn on the laser source. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the OLA site to OLA site span testing procedures. At the terminal site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. Record the OTDR length and loss values. or other problems. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OLA site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Setup. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. etc. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-69 . Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span.

and Test Manual 5-70 78-13121-03 . Record this value as PBOS. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. pinched fibers. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. At the second OLA site. inspect the span for bad connectors. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the first OLA site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. At the first OLA site. At the second OLA site. turn on the laser source. Setup. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. At the first OLA site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. At the second OLA site. Connect this fiber to the OPM.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 8 Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. At the first OLA site. At the second OLA site. or other problems. turn off the laser source. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first OLA site.

At the OADM site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the OLA site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to OADM site span loss. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to OADM site fiber span at the OLA site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. pinched fibers. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-71 . Step 8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. etc. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Optical Line Amplification Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the OLA site to OADM site span testing procedures. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Record this value as PBOS. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OLA site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. At the OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OLA site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Record the OTDR length and loss values. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system.

Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OLA site. At the OADM site. pinched fibers. At the OADM site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. Select the input power item (InPwr1).Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 At the OLA site. Change the threshold according to Table 5-16 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. or other problems. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. turn off the laser source. Table 5-16 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Setup. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. turn on the laser source. inspect the span for bad connectors. and Test Manual 5-72 78-13121-03 . disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the OLA site.

Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. Apply the change. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Measure the OLA site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OLA site to regeneration site span loss. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. Connect the laser source to the OLA site to regeneration site fiber span at the OLA site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Table 5-16 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-16. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-73 . Record the OTDR length and loss values. Optical Line Amplification Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the OLA site to regeneration site span testing procedures. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Save the changes on the Action List tab. etc. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. pinched fibers. Verify that the operation is complete. Setup.

inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the regeneration site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the OLA site. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OLA site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. At the OLA site.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Line Amplification Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 7 Step 8 Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the OLA site. Record this value as PBOS. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. At the OLA site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Setup. pinched fibers. turn on the laser source. turn off the laser source. or other problems. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OLA site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. and Test Manual 5-74 78-13121-03 . disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. At the regeneration site. At the regeneration site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS.

one at each site. Caution When the subrack power is ON. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 17 At the regeneration site. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing This section provides the 10-Gbps OADM site test procedures. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Terminal Site This section provides the OADM site to terminal site span testing procedures. etc. Step 1 Step 2 Measure the OADM site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. pinched fibers. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-75 . Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. Setup. If your company does not have these procedures. Two technicians are required for these tests. Record the OTDR length and loss values. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module.

At the OADM site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to terminal site span loss. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Setup. or other problems. inspect the span for bad connectors. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. turn off the laser source. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Record this value as PBOS. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. At the terminal site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. and Test Manual 5-76 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. turn on the laser source. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. At the OADM site. At the OADM site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to terminal site fiber span at the OADM site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the terminal site. pinched fibers. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. At the terminal site. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. At the OADM site. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections.

Table 5-17 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and apply the change. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Change the threshold according to Table 5-17.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 At the OADM site. At the terminal site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-77 . PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites. Setup. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB.

and the LSM-W module output power 2. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Step 7 Step 8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. and Test Manual 5-78 78-13121-03 . and modify the value according to Table 5-17. Verify that the storage procedure is complete.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-17 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Power Degrade Low2 -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. the ADA output power. Apply the value and save the value. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description. Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. Setup.

Apply the value. and the LSM-W module output power 2. Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. and change the threshold value according to Table 5-18.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 9 Step 10 Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-79 . Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Setup. Table 5-18 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1. the ADA output power. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

The entire test is to be repeated for the remote terminal site in the other direction. Verify that all transmitted channels are being received by observing the spectral peaks on the OSA. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the BBA module. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 At the remote terminal site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the RBA-10G module. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display. Setup. Two technicians are needed for this test. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Place another marker at 0. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-14. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Apply the change. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-18. Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. At the OADM site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect an OSA to the MON port of the RBA module. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. and Test Manual 5-80 78-13121-03 . Verify that the change is saved.2 nm. calculate the correct ADA module output power. Save the change.5 nm. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Measure all active red-band channels. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Set the correct ADA module output power using the local terminal software. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-R module. Using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. One technician performs the tests from the OADM site and the other tests from the remote terminal site. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Red. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Record a plot of the red band.and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement Use this procedure to measure OSNR in a system with OADM functions. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.4 nm on one side of the center of the OSNR peak.

Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-81 . Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Setup. Check the OSNR for all active blue-band channels. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Measure all active blue-band channels. etc. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. pinched fibers. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Record this value as PBOS. Obtain an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to OLA site fiber span at the OADM site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the OADM site to OLA site span testing procedures. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to OLA site span loss. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the BBA-10G module. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module. Record the OTDR length and loss values. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

turn on the laser source. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. At the OADM site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OADM site. At the OLA site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. At the OADM site. At the OLA site. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. At the OADM site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. inspect the span for bad connectors. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. or other problems. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. turn off the laser source. Setup. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. and Test Manual 5-82 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. pinched fibers. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. At the OLA site. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OADM site. At the OLA site. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel.

and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-83 . Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Setup. and the LSM-W module output power 2. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Change the threshold according to Table 5-19. Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites. Table 5-19 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. the ADA output power. Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. and apply the change.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. and modify the value according to Table 5-19. and Test Manual 5-84 78-13121-03 . and change the threshold value according to Table 5-20. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Verify that the storage procedure is complete. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. Setup.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description. Apply the value and save the value. Apply the value. Table 5-20 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

2 nm. Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Setup. Set the OSA resolution to 0. One technician performs the tests from the OADM site and the other tests from the remote terminal site. calculate the correct ADA module output power. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. At the OADM site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect an OSA to the MON port of the RBA module. Red. and the LSM-W module output power 2. The entire test is to be repeated for the remote terminal site in the other direction. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-20. the ADA output power. Apply the change. Two technicians are needed for this test. Verify that the change is saved. Using the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit software.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Table 5-20 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing (continued) Span 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-85 .and Blue-Band OSNR Measurement Use this procedure to measure OSNR in a system with OADM functions. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Tool Kit Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Save the change. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down.

Connect an OSA to the MON port of the BBA module. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for information. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Verify that the OSNR is within the limits shown in Table 5-14. Place another marker at 0. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1551 nm.4 nm on one side of the center of the OSNR peak. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Record a plot of the red band. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum. Connect an OSA to the MON R port of the RBA-10G module. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Choose the signal that appears to have the worst OSNR and position one marker at the peak of that signal. Set the OSA resolution to 0. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the OADM site to OADM site span testing procedures. Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Set the span to 10 nm for the blue band. Record a plot of the blue-band spectrum at the MON R port of the PRE-L module. Setup. and Test Manual 5-86 78-13121-03 . Measure all active blue-band channels.5 nm. Measure all active red-band channels. Connect the OSA to the MON B port of the BBA-10G module. Connect an OSA to the MON port of the TPA-B module. Check the OSNR for all active blue-band channels. Set the span to 20 nm for the red band. Observe the entire spectrum on the OSA display.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 4 Set the correct ADA module output power using the local terminal software. Step 5 Step 6 At the remote terminal site: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Set the OSA center wavelength to 1533 nm. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the TPA-R module. Obtain an OSA plot of the blue-band spectrum. Record a plot of the red-band spectrum. Verify that all transmitted channels are being received by observing the spectral peaks on the OSA.

Record this value as PBOS. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. At the second OADM site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-87 . Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to OADM site fiber span at the first OADM site. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to OADM site span loss. Measure and record power received at the second OADM site. turn off the laser source. At the first OADM site. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. turn on the laser source. At the second OADM site. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Setup. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. At the first OADM site. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. pinched fibers. At the second OADM site. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. At the first OADM site. At the first OADM site. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. etc. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR.

Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. and Test Manual 5-88 78-13121-03 . Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. At the second OADM site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. pinched fibers. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first OADM site. or other problems. inspect the span for bad connectors. Setup. Change the threshold according to Table 5-21 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Table 5-21 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Select the input power item (InPwr1).

Save the changes on the Action List tab. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Verify that the operation is complete. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the OADM site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Setup. Measure and record power received at the regeneration site. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-89 . Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Apply the change. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. Connect the laser source to the OADM site to regeneration site fiber span at the OADM site. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. etc. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the OADM site to regeneration site span loss.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Table 5-21 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Fail Low -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Error! Reference source not found. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the OADM site to regeneration site span testing procedures. pinched fibers.

turn on the laser source. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test The following paragraphs contain the PRE-L module threshold procedures. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. pinched fibers. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Setup. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the OADM site. At the regeneration site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the OADM site. At the regeneration site. At the OADM site. turn off the laser source. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. and Test Manual 5-90 78-13121-03 . At the OADM site. inspect the span for bad connectors.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify an OADM site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Connect this fiber to the OPM. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. At the OADM site. Record this value as PBOS. or other problems. At the regeneration site. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. At the regeneration site. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Select the input power item (InPwr1) on the Analog I/O tab and select Power Fail under Alarm Description. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-91 .Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Four Channels Added and Dropped Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that follow OADM sites. Change the threshold according to Table 5-22. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB. and apply the change. Setup. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. Table 5-22 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 Power Fail Low1 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB Power Degrade Low2 -4 dB -5 dB -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Select Power Deg under Alarm Description. Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. PRE-L Module Threshold Test for Sites That Follow Optical Add-Drop Sites—Full Blue Band Demultiplexing Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for modules that directly follow OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. and the LSM-W module output power 2.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Table 5-22 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Follow Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -26dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Power Degrade Low2 -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB 1. Select the input power item (InPwr1) of the module. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. Click beside the input power item (Inpwr1) and store the item permanently. and modify the value according to Table 5-22. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down. Setup. Apply the value. and Test Manual 5-92 78-13121-03 . Verify that the storage procedure is complete. Note The span loss to be determined includes every loss between the RBA module OUT connection and the PRE-L module IN connection. and change the threshold value according to Table 5-23. Select the BATMOD item of Alarm Description. Apply the value and save the value. the ADA output power. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Note This threshold adjustment applies to PRE-L modules directly following OADM sites with full blue-band demultiplexing. Note Span loss for PRE-L modules following OADM sites must be determined within ±1 dB.

Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Table 5-23 PRE-L Module Thresholds for All Sites That Follow-Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites With Full Blue-Band Demultiplexing Span 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Power Fail Low1 -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB Power Degrade Low2 -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB 1. Apply the change. Setup. Save the change. including PRE-L module red band and blue band from the previous span. the ADA output power. Minimum power available on the blue band with a ±1 dB margin Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Select the Power Deg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold value according to Table 5-23. and the LSM-W module output power 2. Verify that the change is saved. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-93 . Click beside the input power item (InPwr1) and save the change permanently. Maximum power in the fiber when the line is down.

and Test Manual 5-94 69023 78-13121-03 . Remove ADA module input from the OADM-P4-Rx module to remove the added channels. Turn on the laser of the TPA-R module of the terminal site or the RBA module inserted in an OADM site using the local terminal software Safety Override command.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Channel Output Power Measurement The procedures in this paragraph are used to measure output power of isolated channels and dropped channels. Connect the OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 1 (Figure 5-6). and 23 for the OADM-P4-R3 module. Figure 5-6 East-to-West Site Connections for Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites East-to-west Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 RBA Slot 3 BBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R West-to-east Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON Optical spectrum analyzer Optical fiber jumper cable Step 4 Step 5 Record the PRE-L module MON levels of channels 9. Setup. and 15 for the OADM-P4-R1 module. 13. Figure 5-7 shows a sample plot. 21. Measuring East-to-West Isolated-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to check output power of east-to-west isolated channels at OADM sites. record an OSA plot of the levels. or channels 17. If available. 19. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note Perform the following steps only on OADM sites. 11.

13. 11. 21. Connect the OSA to the MON port of the OADM-P4-Rx module in slot 1 of shelf 2. Record the OADM-P4-R1 module MON levels for channels 9. If applicable. 19. Figure 5-8 shows a typical plot with noise floor levels. record the OADM-P4-R3 module MON levels of channels 17. record an OSA plot of the levels. Setup.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Figure 5-7 Sample OSA Plot for PRE-L Module MON Port Channels Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Remove the OSA from the MON port of the PRE-L module in slot 1. If available. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-95 . and 15. and 23.

Note If the OADM-P4-RX module output goes to an RXT-DM-M module. and 23 OUT ports on OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 1 of shelf 2. Note This procedure is performed only on OADM sites. 21 OUT. subtract the OADM-P4-RX module MON reading from the PRE-L module MON R reading. 19 OUT. proceed to the next chapter. measure the output with an OPM at the 17 OUT. and Test Manual 5-96 78-13121-03 . Measuring East-to-West Dropped-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to check the output power of dropped channels.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-8 Typical Spectrum Analyzer Plot Showing Noise Floor Step 10 Step 11 For each channel. Setup. Record the values on. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 With an OPM. Record the values. If applicable. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. If not. 13 OUT. Note The difference between the peak of the adjacent channel and the notch of the dropped channel should be greater than 25 dB. measure the output at the 9 OUT. 11 OUT. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 1 of shelf 2. proceed to the next step.

Setup. 21 OUT. Note This procedure is performed only at OADM sites. Note No inserted channels should be present. 13 OUT. Add any necessary fixed attenuators to the appropriate OADM-P4-RX module dropped-channel OUT connector. If applicable. measure the output with an OPM at the 17 OUT. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measuring West-to-East Isolated-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to measure the output power of isolated channels at west-to-east OADM sites. 19 OUT. With an OPM.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Step 4 The OADM-P4-RX module output must be padded to meet input specifications of the receive transponders. Record the output values. measure the output power at the 9 OUT. Connect the OSA to the MON R port of the PRE-L module in slot 4 (Figure 5-9). and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 1 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. 11 OUT. Remove the ADA input to the OADM-P4-RX module to remove the inserted channels. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-97 . and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 1 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. Step 1 Step 2 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

21. and Test Manual 5-98 69024 78-13121-03 . Record the levels of channels 9. 13. or channels 17. 19. 11. Record the channel values. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. 11. record an OSA plot of the levels. 21. record an OSA plot of the levels. and 15 (OADM-P4-R1). If available. Note The following procedure is performed only on OADM sites. Setup. or channels 17. Measuring West-to-East Dropped-Channel Output Power Use this procedure to measure output power of west-to-east dropped channels. and 15 (OADM-P4-R1). subtract the PRE-L module MON R reading from the OADM module MON reading. and 23 (OADM-P4-R3). Note The difference between the two readings for each channel should be greater than 25 dB.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Figure 5-9 West-to-East Isolated-Channel Measurement Setup East-to-west West-to-east Slot 3 BBA Slot 4 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 1 PRE-L MON MON B R Slot 2 RBA Slot 5 RBA Slot 6 BBA IN MON OUT MON IN MON OUT MON Optical spectrum analyzer Optical fiber jumper cable Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Record the levels of channels 9. Remove OSA from the PRE-L module in slot 4 IN port and connect it to the MON port of the OADM-P4-RX module in slot 3 of shelf 2. and 23 (OADM-P4-R3). If available. For each channel. 19. 13.

If applicable. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-99 . 14. 11 OUT. measure the output power at the 9 OUT. 21. 21 OUT. and 23 for OADM-P4-R3) and the power of adjacent channels (10. and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 3 of shelf 2. With an OPM. 22. 13. 19 OUT. 13 OUT. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 3 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. 21 OUT. If not. proceed to the next step. Add any necessary fixed attenuators to the appropriate OADM-P4-RX module dropped-channel OUT connector. 12. and 23 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R3 module in slot 3 of shelf 2 with the pads in place. Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing This section provides the 10-Gbps regeneration site test procedures. Record the output values. If there are added channels with a power level greater than 3 dB with respect to the adjacent channel reduce the ADA output power setting by 3 dBm using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software. If the ADA output is already at this minimum power output level (+5 dBm) then increase the attenuation at the OADM ADA IN port (5 dB). Setup. Record the channel values.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 With an OPM. 11 OUT. If each added channel has a power level within ±3dB with respect to the adjacent channel of the ADA it is then well regulated. If there are added channels with a power level lower than 3 dB with respect to the adjacent channel then unplug the ADA and remove the 3 dB attenuator at the OADM ADA IN port and then recheck the channel power level. Measure the power of added channels (9. 13 OUT. measure the output power before and after padding at the 9 OUT. Note If the OADM-P4-RX module output goes to an RXT-DM-M module. and 15 for OADM-P4-R1) or (17. If applicable. Step 1 Step 2 Connect an OSA to RBA module MON port. and 15 OUT ports on the OADM-P4-R1 module in slot 3 of shelf 2. 19 OUT. measure the output power with an OPM at the 17 OUT. proceed to the next chapter. and 24 for OADM-P4-R3). 20. and 16 for OADM-P4-R1) and 18. The OADM-P4-RX module output must be padded to meet input specifications of the receive transponders. 19. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 ADA Module Output Power Test This procedure must be performed after the amplifiers power regulation as specified in previous chapter. measure the output power with an OPM before and after padding at the 17 OUT. 11.

unplugging the amplifiers modules (or removing connectors from those modules) can cause carbonization of the connectors. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to terminal site span loss. Record the OTDR length and loss values. so personnel should avoid exposure to the laser beam. A span ends at the input to the first PRE-L module in the next site in the line. etc. Personnel must be qualified in laser safety and must use proper eye protection before working on this equipment. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Caution When the subrack power is ON. The recommended procedure for testing span budgets uses OTDR equipment to gain the most accurate measurements. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. one at each site.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Warning The Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment contains Class 3b laser products. and Test Manual 5-100 78-13121-03 . Note Clean and inspect optical connectors and adapters as described in your company’s recommended procedures. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Measure the regeneration site to terminal site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. pinched fibers. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to terminal site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Laser radiation presents an invisible hazard. The maximum output power is 50 mW with front access or 100 mW with rear access in the 1260–1605 nm wavelength range. If your company does not have these procedures. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Note A span begins at the output of a TPA-R module in terminal sites and regeneration sites or at the output of an RBA module in OLA sites and OADM sites. Regeneration Site to Terminal Site This section provides the regeneration site to terminal site span testing procedures. The technicians must be in constant communication while the tests are performed. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to terminal site fiber span at the regeneration site. Two technicians are required for these tests. Measure and record power received at the terminal site. refer to the supplement titled Optical Connector Cleaning Procedures available from Cisco Customer Service and the Technical Assistance Center. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value.

or other problems. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. inspect the span for bad connectors. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. turn off the laser source. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-101 . Record this value as PBOS. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. At the regeneration site. At the regeneration site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 8 Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to terminal site fiber span budget without an OTDR. At the terminal site. At the terminal site. At the terminal site. At the regeneration site. At the terminal site. Setup. pinched fibers. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. turn on the laser source. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. At the regeneration site. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. etc. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the regeneration site to OLA site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Step 8 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Regeneration Site to Optical Line Amplification Site This section provides the regeneration site to OLA site span testing procedures. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to OLA site fiber span at the regeneration site. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. Record this value as PBOS. pinched fibers. At the regeneration site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to OLA site span loss. Measure and record power received at the OLA site. At the regeneration site. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OLA site fiber span budget without an OTDR. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Setup. and Test Manual 5-102 78-13121-03 . Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OLA site fiber span budget with an OTDR. At the OLA site. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. At the OLA site.

Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to OADM site fiber span at the regeneration site. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the regeneration site to OADM site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OADM site fiber span budget with an OTDR. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested. Setup. etc. Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. inspect the span for bad connectors. Measure and record power received at the OADM site. or other problems. At the OLA site. pinched fibers. At the regeneration site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. turn off the laser source. turn on the laser source. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. pinched fibers.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 At the regeneration site. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Regeneration Site to Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site This section provides the regeneration site to OADM site span testing procedures. At the OLA site. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to OADM site span loss. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-103 . Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS.

Connect this fiber to the OPM. At the OADM site.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to OADM site fiber span budget without an OTDR. and Test Manual 5-104 78-13121-03 . At the regeneration site. Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. pinched fibers. Setup. Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. Record this value as PBOS. At the regeneration site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable. inspect the span for bad connectors. or other problems. At the OADM site. At the OADM site. At the regeneration site. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. turn off the laser source. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. At the regeneration site. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 PRE-L Module Threshold Test Use this procedure and data to set PRE-L module thresholds for sites that precede OADM sites. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. turn on the laser source. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the regeneration site. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. At the OADM site. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation.

Table 5-24 PRE-L Module Thresholds for Sites That Precede Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Sites Span Budget 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 Step 3 Step 4 Fail Low -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB -32 dB -33 dB -34 dB -35 dB Degrade Low -6 dB -7 dB -8 dB -9 dB -10 dB -11 dB -12 dB -13 dB -14 dB -15 dB -16 dB -17 dB -18 dB -19 dB -20 dB -21 dB -22 dB -23 dB -24 dB -25 dB -26 dB -27 dB -28 dB -29 dB -30 dB -31 dB Select the PowerDeg item under Alarm Description and change the threshold according to Table 5-24. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-105 . Select the input power item (InPwr1). Save the changes on the Action List tab. Setup. Change the threshold according to Table 5-24 on the Power Fail item of Alarm Description and apply the change.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 1 Step 2 Select the PRE-L module on the local terminal software Network Element screen. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Apply the change.

Subtract the two measurements to calculate the loss of the fiber span. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Connect the OPM to a 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Step 5 Click in the column next to the input power item (Inpwr1) and save the item permanently. Span Budget Test Using an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span budget with an OTDR. etc. Measure and record the output power of the 1550-nm laser source to be used to test the regeneration site to regeneration site span loss. Step 4 Label all plant fiber connections to avoid mistakes when replacing connections. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Measure the regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span with the OTDR to check for bad connectors. Connect the laser source to the regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span at the first regeneration site. Compare the calculated loss value with the loss value obtained from the OTDR. Turn on the laser source and record the value that registers on the OPM in mW. Measure and record power received at the second regeneration site. and Test Manual 5-106 78-13121-03 . Failure to heed this warning can result in injury. Verify that the operation is complete. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. pinched fibers. Record the OTDR length and loss values. Regeneration Site to Regeneration Site This section provides the regeneration site to regeneration site span testing procedures. Record this value as PBOS. Span Budget Test Without an OTDR Use this procedure to test and verify a regeneration site to regeneration site fiber span budget without an OTDR. Turn off the laser source and disconnect the optical fiber jumper cable from the power meter. The calculated value should be within 2 dB of the OTDR value. Warning Always remove the input to an amplifier module before disconnecting any of the module outputs in a system. Setup. Compare the calculated loss value with the desired loss value obtained from Cisco Photonics for the route being tested.

Connect the outside plant fiber with any added attenuators to the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module. pinched fibers. At the second regeneration site. At the second regeneration site. At the second regeneration site. Connect this fiber to the OPM. Disconnect the outside plant fiber from the laser source At the first regeneration site. Calculate the span loss using the following equation: Span Loss = PBOS – PEOS Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Compare the calculated span loss with the desired span loss obtained from the route-specific engineering documentation. If the calculated value is more than 2 dB higher than the desired value. disconnect the outside plant fiber connected to the IN port of the PRE-L module to shut down amplifier modules and ensure the safety of personnel. add any necessary fixed attenuation to the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier module to bring the calculated value within 1 dB of the desired value. Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 5-107 . disconnect the outside plant fiber from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. At the first regeneration site.Chapter 5 Site-to-Site Testing 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 At the first regeneration site. turn on the laser source. Connect this outside plant fiber to the 1550-nm laser source with an optical fiber jumper cable and an FC/FC bulkhead optical connector. locate the outside plant fiber that was disconnected from the IN port of the PRE-L module. or other problems. read the value on the power meter and record the value as PEOS. turn off the laser source. locate the outside plant fiber disconnected from the OUT port of the transmit amplifier. inspect the span for bad connectors. At the second regeneration site. At the first regeneration site. disconnect the OPM from the outside plant fiber and reconnect the fiber to the IN port of the PRE-L module. At the first regeneration site.

Chapter 5 10-Gbps Regeneration Site Testing Site-to-Site Testing Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. and Test Manual 5-108 78-13121-03 . Setup.

the following tools are required: • • Standard installation tools Standard electrical tools Test Equipment To perform the pretest procedures. Setup. but are not required: • Optical loss test set Optical time domain reflectometer (OTDR) 2. “Site-to-Site Testing.” and Chapter 5.” The procedures are used to verify equipment operation or performance and to guide uninstalling the system if deemed necessary by site engineering personnel.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify the system equipment operation prior to uninstalling the system. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Tools To perform the uninstall procedure. the following test equipment is required: • • Optical spectrum analyzer (OSA) Optical power meter (OPM) The following items should be available. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-1 . “Site Setup and Test. Tools and Test Equipment Required This section lists the tools and test equipment that are required to test and uninstall the Cisco ONS 15801 system.C H A P T E R 6 Site Uninstall Use the procedures in this chapter if the Cisco ONS 15801 system equipment does not meet the testing specifications in Chapter 4.

Note Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Refer to vendor documentation for OSA operation procedures. Save the resulting OSA plot. Use the OSA to verify that all installed channels are present and meet OSNR specifications.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Note Prior to performing any setup or test procedure. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module OUT port. Note Step 3 Step 4 Refer to vendor documentation for OPM operation procedures. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. disconnect all optical fiber jumper cables from input (IN). measure the value of the TPA-B module input power using the local terminal software. Terminal Site Uninstall Perform the following test procedures to verify each terminal site in the Cisco ONS 15801 system. and monitoring (MON) ports. complete the following uninstall test procedure for each terminal site. output (OUT). and Test Manual 6-2 78-13121-03 . Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the PRE-L module MON port and the other end to the OSA.Chapter 6 2. remove the optical input fiber jumper cables from the PRE-L module IN port and MON port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. Perform the following steps to record the output power of the red-band multiplexers: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Step 1 Step 2 To record the output power of the blue-band multiplexer. Test Setup Complete the following test setup for each terminal site before starting the uninstall test procedure: Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to connect to the system being tested. Connect the other end to the OPM. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for step-by-step instructions. After all readings have been taken and are within the range specified. Setup.

5 +12.5 +15. Step 4 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module combined red-band and blue-band output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. b. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-3 . Connect an OPM to the TPA-R module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. c.25 +13 +11 +16 +14.5 +13 +10 +16. Measure and record the TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. nominal system configuration. Reinstall the LSM-W module in the subrack. Remove the TPA-B module from the subrack. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module red band using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the 24WM-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. Measure and record the TPA-R module input power using the local terminal software. 1. Reinstall the TPA-B module. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module blue band using the local terminal software. Output Power Range of TPA-R Module Table 6-1 Output Power (dBm)1 Module TPA-R Red-band-only Class HIGH Class MID Class LOW Blue-band-only Class HIGH Class MID Class LOW TPA-R OSC-only +11 +9. e. Measure and record the output power of the TPA-R module using the OPM. c. c.5 +15 +12 Min. Values for 32 channels. Step 3 Remove the TPA-B module. Max.5 Gbps Site Uninstall b. Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Record the output power of the 8WD-B module and 24WD-R module of each of the multiplexed channels.5 +7. Setup. Reinstall the TPA-B module into the subrack. b.5 +6. Step 5 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module output power (red band): a. c. Measure and record the combined TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. The TPA-R module input power is the output of the red-band multiplexers.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 2. Nom. d. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Perform the following steps to record the OSC output power: a.5 +0.5 +14.25 +14 +11 +17. b.

Connect an OPM to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the OPM. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. and Test Manual 6-4 78-13121-03 . Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm on the east-to-west RBA module OSC reading is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port.Chapter 6 2. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 9 Remove the optical input fiber jumper cable from the PRE-L module IN port. Setup. complete the following uninstall test for each OLA site. Connect to the system being tested using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software according to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Optical Line Amplification Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify equipment operation in OLA site prior to uninstalling and shipping. Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. b. Perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Note Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Refer to vendor documentation for optical power meter (OPM) operation procedures. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port. Measure and record the red-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Measure and record the PRE-L module blue-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Test Setup Complete the following test setup procedure for each OLA site before starting the pretest procedure. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west OSC output power: a. Connect the other end to an OPM. Step 5 Reconnect the input optical fiber jumper cable to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. c.

Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the OPM. Setup. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Step 23 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. b. b.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 2. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module and west-to-east BBA module combined output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. c.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 6 Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module and east-to-west BBA module combined output power: a. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module output power: a. Connect the other end to an OPM. Reinstall the LSM-W module. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east OSC output power: a. Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20 Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-5 . Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west BBA module using the local terminal software. Measure and record the red-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. Connect an OPM to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Step 21 Step 22 Reconnect the optical fiber jumper cable to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port. b. Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west BBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm for the west-to-east RBA module is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Remove the east-to-west BBA module from the subrack. Measure and record the blue-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC-to-FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. b. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack.

Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. and Test Manual 6-6 78-13121-03 . Step 1 Step 2 Measure and record the PRE-L module blue-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. Connect the other end to an OPM. Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify equipment operation in OADM site prior to uninstalling and shipping. Test Setup Complete the following test setup procedure for each OADM site before starting the pretest procedure. Measure and record the red-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Setup. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. complete the following uninstall test for each OADM site. b. Perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Note Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Refer to vendor documentation for optical power meter (OPM) operation procedures. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Connect to the system being tested using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software according to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 24 Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module output power: a. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the west-to-east BBA module from the subrack. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port.Chapter 6 2. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Step 25 Step 26 Step 27 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the local terminal software.

Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. c. b. Measure and record the blue-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east OSC output power: a. Connect one end of an FC-to-FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module output power: a. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-7 . Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module and east-to-west BBA module combined output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west BBA module using the local terminal software.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 3 Step 4 Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the OPM. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. b. b. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port. Perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. Setup. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west OSC output power: a. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west BBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the OPM. b. Connect an OPM to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Remove the east-to-west BBA module from the subrack. Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20 Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Step 5 Step 6 Reconnect the input optical fiber jumper cable to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Measure and record the red-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 2. Connect an OPM to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm on the east-to-west RBA module OSC reading is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. Connect the other end to an OPM. Reinstall the LSM-W module. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm for the west-to-east RBA module is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. c.

and Test Manual 6-8 78-13121-03 . Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for step-by-step instructions. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module and west-to-east BBA module combined output power: a. Note Step 5 Refer to vendor documentation for OSA operation procedures. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the PRE-L module MON port and the other end to the OSA.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 21 Step 22 Reconnect the optical fiber jumper cable to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. b. Test Setup Complete the following test setup for each regeneration site before starting the uninstall test procedure: Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Connect the other end to the OPM. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to connect to the system being tested.Chapter 6 2. Regeneration Site Uninstall Perform the following test procedures to verify each regeneration site in the Cisco ONS 15801 system. b. Setup. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module OUT port. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. Remove the west-to-east BBA module from the subrack. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Note Step 3 Step 4 Refer to vendor documentation for OPM operation procedures. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module output power: a. Step 25 Step 26 Step 27 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the local terminal software. Step 23 Step 24 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure.

Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-1. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Measure and record the TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module blue band using the local terminal software. d. c. Measure and record the TPA-R module input power using the local terminal software. After all readings have been taken and are within the range specified. Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Record the output power of the 8WD-B module and 24WD-R module of each of the multiplexed channels. complete the following uninstall test procedure for each regeneration site. measure the value of the TPA-B module input power using the local terminal software. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. Save the resulting OSA plot. Measure and record the output power of the TPA-R module using the OPM. Reinstall the LSM-W module in the subrack. Remove the TPA-B module from the subrack. b. Step 1 Step 2 To record the output power of the blue-band multiplexer. b. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module red band using the local terminal software. Connect an OPM to the TPA-R module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable.5 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Use the OSA to verify that all installed channels are present and meet OSNR specifications. Remove the TPA-B module. c. Step 5 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module output power (red band): a. Remove the optical input fiber jumper cable from the PRE-L module IN port. Step 3 Perform the following steps to record the OSC output power: a. b. remove the optical input fiber jumper cables from the PRE-L module IN port and MON port. b. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the 24WM-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. Step 4 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module combined red-band and blue-band output power: a. e. Measure and record the combined TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. The TPA-R module input power is the output of the 24WM-R module. c.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 2. Reinstall the TPA-B module. Setup. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-9 . Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Reinstall the TPA-B module into the subrack. Perform the following steps to record the output power of the red-band multiplexers: a. c.

Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Note Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Refer to vendor documentation for OSA operation procedures. disconnect all optical fiber jumper cables from input (IN). Terminal Site Uninstall Perform the following test procedures to verify each terminal site in the Cisco ONS 15801 system. remove the optical input fiber jumper cables from the PRE-L module IN port and MON port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the PRE-L module MON port and the other end to the OSA. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module OUT port.Chapter 6 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. Note Prior to performing any setup or test procedure. Use the OSA to verify that all installed channels are present and meet OSNR specifications. Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to connect to the system being tested. Save the resulting OSA plot. Note Step 3 Step 4 Refer to vendor documentation for OPM operation procedures. After all readings have been taken and are within the range specified. Connect the other end to the OPM. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for step-by-step instructions. and monitoring (MON) ports. Setup. output (OUT). Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. and Test Manual 6-10 78-13121-03 . 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify the system equipment operation prior to uninstalling the system. Test Setup Complete the following test setup for each terminal site before starting the uninstall test procedure: Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form.

5 +6.5 +14. Nom.5 +15 +12 Min.5 +7.5 +15. Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. Step 1 Step 2 To record the output power of the blue-band multiplexer. c. Measure and record the output power of the TPA-R module using the OPM. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-11 . Reinstall the TPA-B module. Setup. c. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port.5 +12.25 +14 +11 +17. Remove the TPA-B module.5 +0.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure.25 +13 +11 +16 +14.5 +13 +10 +16. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Perform the following steps to record the output power of the red-band multiplexers: a. 1. nominal system configuration. b. complete the following uninstall test procedure for each terminal site. b. Measure and record the combined TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. Values for 32 channels. measure the value of the TPA-B module input power using the local terminal software. b. Connect an OPM to the TPA-R module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Measure and record the TPA-R module input power using the local terminal software. Table 6-2 Output Power (dBm)1 Module TPA-R Red-band-only Class HIGH Class MID Class LOW Blue-band-only Class HIGH Class MID Class LOW TPA-R OSC-only +11 +9. Reinstall the LSM-W module in the subrack. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. d. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. The TPA-R module input power is measured at the output of the 24WM-LLR module. Max. c. e. Output Power Range of TPA-R Module Step 3 Perform the following steps to record the OSC output power: a. Step 4 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module combined red-band and blue-band output power: a.

Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Connect the other end to an OPM. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module blue band using the local terminal software. and Test Manual 6-12 78-13121-03 . Setup. complete the following uninstall test for each OLA site. Optical Line Amplification Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify equipment operation in OLA site prior to uninstalling and shipping. b. Connect to the system being tested using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software according to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Record the output power of the 8WD-B module and 24WD-LLR module of each of the multiplexed channels. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module red band using the local terminal software. Perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Test Setup Complete the following test setup procedure for each OLA site before starting the pretest procedure. c. Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port.Chapter 6 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 5 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module output power (red band): a. Step 1 Measure and record the PRE-L module blue-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Measure and record the TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. Remove the optical input fiber jumper cable from the PRE-L module IN port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port. Remove the TPA-B module from the subrack. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. Note Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Refer to vendor documentation for optical power meter (OPM) operation procedures. Reinstall the TPA-B module into the subrack. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.

Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east OSC output power: a. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module and east-to-west BBA module combined output power: a. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module output power: a. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Connect an OPM to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-13 . b. b. c. Remove the east-to-west BBA module from the subrack. Measure and record the red-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm on the east-to-west RBA module OSC reading is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Connect the other end to an OPM. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west BBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC-to-FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. b. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Connect an OPM to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Measure and record the red-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. b. Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20 Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west OSC output power: a. Perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Step 5 Step 6 Reconnect the input optical fiber jumper cable to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west BBA module using the local terminal software. Measure and record the blue-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Reinstall the LSM-W module. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the OPM. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the OPM. Setup.

and Test Manual 6-14 78-13121-03 . Step 25 Step 26 Step 27 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA-10G-E module using the local terminal software. Reconnect the optical fiber jumper cable to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module.Chapter 6 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall c. b. Step 1 Step 2 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module output power: a. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA-10G module using the local terminal software. Test Setup Complete the following test setup procedure for each OADM site before starting the pretest procedure. Remove the west-to-east BBA module from the subrack. Step 23 Step 24 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port. Connect the other end to an OPM. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. b. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Optical Add/Drop Multiplexing Site Uninstall Perform the following procedures to verify equipment operation in OADM site prior to uninstalling and shipping. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. Step 21 Step 22 Verify that the OSC reading in dBm for the west-to-east RBA module is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. Connect to the system being tested using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software according to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Note Step 3 Step 4 Refer to vendor documentation for optical power meter (OPM) operation procedures. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module and west-to-east BBA module combined output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack.

Measure and record the red-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module and east-to-west BBA module combined output power: a. Connect the other end to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Setup. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Connect the other end to an OPM. Step 7 Step 8 Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west BBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Step 5 Step 6 Reconnect the input optical fiber jumper cable to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Connect one end of an FC-to-FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module MON port. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-15 . Perform a safety override on the east-to-west RBA module. Connect an OPM to the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. complete the following uninstall test for each OADM site. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Measure and record the PRE-L module blue-band output power at the east-to-west PRE-L module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the east-to-west BBA module from the subrack. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 5 Step 6 Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the east-to-west RBA module MON port. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west OSC output power: a. Reinstall the LSM-W module. b. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm on the east-to-west RBA module OSC reading is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the OPM. c. b. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software. Measure and record the output power at the east-to-west RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Connect the other end to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. b. Remove the input optical fiber jumper cable connected to the east-to-west PRE-L module IN port. Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west BBA module using the local terminal software. Perform the following steps to record the east-to-west RBA module output power: a. Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Step 15 Measure and record the output power of the east-to-west RBA module using the local terminal software.

Measure and record the red-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. Test Setup Complete the following test setup for each regeneration site before starting the uninstall test procedure: Step 1 Complete an Cisco ONS 15801 Site Inventory form. Step 25 Step 26 Step 27 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA-10G-E module using the local terminal software. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east OSC output power: a. Connect an OPM to the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable.Chapter 6 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 16 Step 17 Step 18 Step 19 Step 20 Perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Remove the west-to-east BBA module from the subrack. Measure and record the blue-band output power of the west-to-east PRE-L module using the local terminal software. Step 23 Step 24 Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA module using the local terminal software. Remove the optical fiber jumper cable connected to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port. and Test Manual 6-16 78-13121-03 . b. Step 21 Step 22 Reconnect the optical fiber jumper cable to the west-to-east PRE-L module IN port and perform a safety override on the west-to-east RBA module. b. Measure and record the output power at the west-to-east RBA module OUT port using the local terminal software. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east RBA module using the OPM. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module output power: a. Setup. b. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Verify that the OSC reading in dBm for the west-to-east RBA module is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. c. Perform the following steps to record the west-to-east RBA module and west-to-east BBA module combined output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. Measure and record the output power of the west-to-east BBA-10G module using the local terminal software. Regeneration Site Uninstall Perform the following test procedures to verify each regeneration site in the Cisco ONS 15801 system.

Verify that the TPA-R module OSC reading in dBm is within the OSC range specified in Table 6-2. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the PRE-L module MON port and the other end to the OSA. complete the following uninstall test procedure for each regeneration site. Remove the TPA-B module. Setup. Connect an OPM to the TPA-R module OUT port using an optical fiber jumper cable. Perform the following steps to record the output power of the red-band multiplexers: a. Save the resulting OSA plot. Measure and record the output power of the TPA-R module using the OPM. Use the OSA to verify that all installed channels are present and meet OSNR specifications.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall 10 Gbps Site Uninstall Step 2 Use Cisco Photonics Local Terminal software to connect to the system being tested. Note Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Refer to vendor documentation for OSA operation procedures. Connect the other end to the OPM. d. Step 3 Perform the following steps to record the OSC output power: a. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. b. Remove the LSM-W module from the subrack. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-17 . Step 1 Step 2 To record the output power blue-band multiplexer. Uninstall Test After finishing the test setup procedure. Reinstall the LSM-W module in the subrack. Step 4 Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module combined red-band and blue-band output power: a. Measure and record the TPA-R module input power using the local terminal software. Note Step 3 Step 4 Refer to vendor documentation for OPM operation procedures. Refer to the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal Software Administrator Manual for the ONS 15800/15801 System for step-by-step instructions. remove the optical input fiber jumper cables from the PRE-L module IN port and MON port. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module OUT port. c. b. e. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. measure the value of the TPA-B module input power using the local terminal software. After all readings have been taken and are within the range specified. Reinstall the TPA-B module. The TPA-R module input power is the output of the 24WM-LLR module. c. Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the TPA-R module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port.

Step 5 Connect one end of an FC/FC optical fiber jumper cable with FC/SC adapters to the 24WM-LLR module MON port and the other end to the PRE-L module IN port. 1995. System Uninstall If the system operation and performance do not meet the parameters specified in Chapter 4. and Test Manual 6-18 78-13121-03 . Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Record the output power of the 8WD-B module and 24WD-LLR module of each of the multiplexed channels.” and Chapter 5. Remove the TPA-B module from the subrack. Touching electrical connectors or other exposed electrical circuitry inside the subrack when the BAT module is turned on can result in electrical shock.5: July 28. Remove the optical input fiber jumper cable from the PRE-L module IN port. Uninstall Procedure Warning The subrack is energized with –48 VDC power while a Battery Management (BAT) module is turned on. Reinstall the TPA-B module into the subrack. Uninstall Preparation The site technician must notify proper personnel to get clearance prior to performing the uninstall. c. System operation and performance must be verified before any uninstall takes place. “Site Setup and Test. Warning Connect to an isolated DC power source that is reliably connected to an earth ground. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. The AC power source must be a device listed with a nationally recognized test lab. perform the following procedures to uninstall the system. The input voltage and the voltages contained in this device are declared Safety Extra-Low Voltages (SELV) as defined by UL 1950. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module blue band using the local terminal software. Setup. Section 1. Measure and record the combined TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. Proceed to the System Uninstall section to complete the uninstall procedure. b.2. Measure and record the output power of the PRE-L module red band using the local terminal software. Perform the following steps to record the TPA-R module output power (red band): a. c.” and in the preceding sections of this chapter.Chapter 6 System Uninstall Site Uninstall b.8. Measure and record the TPA-R module output power using the local terminal software. “Site-to-Site Testing.

Roll it and place it on top of the ladder rack. Warning Cap the end of a disconnected output connector immediately to disable the live laser signal to avoid possible eye damage and protect the connector from contamination. Remove the input power cables from the power distribution panel (PDP) side A: a. tag the location of fibers and patch cords prior to removing them. – At regeneration sites. Step 4 Cap and remove the channel optical fibers. each battery management unit (BATMOD) and the battery distribution bay (BDB) circuit breakers must be de-energized. Ensure that the cable is properly marked. Repeat steps a and b for PDP side B. The beams can cause permanent eye damage. Remove the black power cable (+) and tape the end with electrical tape. b. c. roll fibers and place them gently into the fiber tray. Ensure that they are properly marked. remove the control bus (CBUS) cables that connect the racks. Ensure that the cable is properly marked. Keep racks stable during the entire uninstall procedure to prevent possible equipment damage. roll fibers and place them gently into the fiber tray. because they are capable of causing serious injury or death. Note To help reassemble the system. Perform the following procedure to uninstall an Cisco ONS 15801 system site after the pretest procedures are complete: Step 1 Step 2 Turn off the BATMOD circuit breakers and de-energize the BDB circuit breakers to the assigned bays. Roll it and place it on top of the ladder rack. and remove the LSM-W module backplane cross-connect fibers. Caution Racks will be unstable while the mounting hardware is removed. Step 3 Cap the backbone fibers. Warning To ensure personal safety when disconnecting fiber cable. roll fibers and place them gently into the fiber tray. – At OADM sites. Warning Do not look directly at the optical connector output beams during connector removal and replacement. Remove them from the bay and place gently in the fiber tray. transmit optical fibers.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall System Uninstall Warning During the uninstall procedure. – At OLA sites. Step 5 At terminal and regeneration sites. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-19 . and receive optical fibers running into the bays: – At terminal sites. Setup. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. roll fibers and place them gently into the fiber tray. always disconnect the input connector first and then the output connector. then remove all cross-connect fibers. Remove the red power cable (–) and tape the end with electrical tape.

Remove the mounting hardware at the top of the bay. See Figure 6-1 for an illustration of a rack installation on raised computer flooring. Remove the floor-mounting hardware. Repeat steps 1–13 for each bay at the site. wear a grounding wrist strap to discharge the static buildup. Caution Static electricity can damage electro-optical modules. the only items left in the bay should be the Hendry unit. the 24WM-R module. Place dust covers over the backplane bulkhead connectors to prevent contamination. Remove all modules from the Optical Subracks (OSR-W) and from the Dispersion Compensating Unit Subracks (OSR-DCU) if applicable. the 8WM-B module. Place modules in the ESD packaging. Wrist straps are designed to prevent static electricity damage to equipment. If they do. and Test Manual 6-20 78-13121-03 . Verify that the fiber downspouts do not interfere with the lowering of the bay. Note The uninstall procedure will end all traffic through the site. Remove the central office ground from the ground bar at the top of the bay and secure it to the ladder rack. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14 Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. remove them.Chapter 6 System Uninstall Site Uninstall Step 6 If applicable. Obtain proper authorization prior to performing the uninstall. disconnect the alarm and Ethernet connections and place gently on the ladder rack. While handling electro-optical modules. Step 7 Note After cable and module removal. Setup. Lower the bay backward and place in the proper container and packaging as described in the Packaging and Preparation for Shipment section. and the subracks.

59-cm (5/8") hex nut 1. Setup. Only package equipment to be shipped or returned immediately. Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation.59-cm (5/8") spring nut Unistrut Unistrut Subfloor 64271 Packaging and Preparation for Shipment This section contains general packaging tips and instructions for Cisco ONS 15801 system racks. Packaging Tips When packaging the equipment: • • • Use the packaging material that was provided at installation. modules. use caution to avoid damaging the equipment during packaging. It also provides information about storing the Cisco ONS 15801 equipment prior to shipment.59-cm (5/8") hex nut Flat washer 1. Store equipment to be shipped later under the temperature and environmental conditions described in the Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual.59-cm (5/8") hex nut Flat steel washer Rack base plate Computer floor Flat steel washer Lock washer 1. and cables to prepare them for shipment.Chapter 6 Site Uninstall Packaging and Preparation for Shipment Figure 6-1 Rack Installation on Raised Computer Flooring 1. and Test Manual 78-13121-03 6-21 . Packaging Racks Use the following procedure to package Cisco ONS 15801 racks: Caution When using a shipping container.

Secure the banding straps around the container. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Remove the banding straps that secure the original shipping container of the rack. Push the rope handles inside the cardboard container. do not store it for more than 12 months. Carefully place the rack inside the container and use protective packing material all around the rack. Packaging Modules Use the following procedure to package Cisco ONS 15801 modules: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Open the original shipping container for the module and remove the packing material. Always store the packaged equipment indoors in a well-ventilated and static-safe environment. refer to Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Technical Specifications Manual. Carefully place the module(s) in the protective packing material provided at installation.Chapter 6 Storage Site Uninstall Caution Do not remove the rope handles. Storage If the equipment must be stored before shipment. If any SC-PC/FC-PC adapters are still attached. remove and keep them for use during reassembly of the site. The banding straps should only be used to secure the container for shipping. For the recommended storage temperature range. The silica gel capsules that help control moisture during storage can become ineffective after that time. Use the rope handles for moving the container. and Test Manual 6-22 78-13121-03 . Cisco ONS 15801 DWDM System Installation. Setup. Packaging Cables Use the following procedure to package Cisco ONS 15801 cable kits: Step 1 Step 2 Open the original shipping container for the cable kit and remove the packing material. Carefully place the cables in the protective packing material provided with the cable kit(s) at installation. Lift the top off the container. Use the rope handles at each end of the container to position the container as needed.