Ghetto WDM

As is fairly well known, optical receivers are rather wideband and can often receive signals anywhere between 1200 and 1600 nm. But what of the transmitters? Will their over and undertones spread out enough to fit into different WDM channels?

Network Optics reference chart!

A quick and dirty reference chart to output power and receiver sensitivity on a plethora of different optics.

Includes commands on how to get optical transmit and receive powers on various routers and switches.

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