The Cable Certifier is a network cable tester. This tester is probably the most well-known available today. There are over 40,000 units in circulation today. It enjoys fame for a good reason. This cable certifier really stands up to its reputation. I have worked in the telecommunications field in NYC for 15+ years and I can also tell you directly this is the most widely used and acknowledged cable tester in NYC. The vast majority of contractors make use of the DTX 1800 fluke meter for their copper & fiber cable testing needs. The DTX is a powerful machine. This lan tester can test a Cat 6 cable in 9 seconds. Execute Basic fiber certification five times quicker with DTX Fiber Modules. Additionally it is deadly accurate when it comes to troubleshooting. The Fluke DTX reduces your testing budget by approximately 33% with this with its efficiency and speed. The cable analyzer also adheres to TIA/ISO standards so that you can be assured your results of the testing are industry compliant.
DTX-1800 Simple To Use Linkware Test Software
With the Fluke DTX 1800 you can take a look at saved testing results in the linkware software program that has an exceedingly intuitive interface. Using this type of fluke meter and the linkware application you may also generate professional looking test results that can be delivered through email to the customer. These files are in PDF file format and there is a vibrant 1 page results of the tests made for each cable certified. This page comprises of the wire map diagram for each conductor within the cable. It additionally details the Pass/Fail for the several parameter checks and all of the relevant measurements for each test. The test result also includes the total length of each of the four pairs of the cable. This DTX Cable Analyzer from Fluke Networks is the tester for today’s contractors needs present and coming future.
A handful of highlights of the Cable Certifier include:
10 gig Copper Certification
DTX compact OTDR for all your fiber testing needs
Patch cord test
Permanent Link adapter technology illuminates false failures
Certify cabling , verify network availability and link connectivity
DTX AC wire map validates power over Ethernet services
In depth , clear to understand Linkware reports
Coax Test Solution
Troubleshooting Is A Breeze With The Fluke DTX 1800
The Fluke DTX advanced diagnostics help make troubleshooting faults two times as fast. This tester detects the point of failure including , range from the certifier and potential causes of the fault. The DTX-1800 does not quit there. It will provide you with corrective actions to take so senior technicians may take care of the problem promptly without having to confer with management. The easy to follow wire map function will help make repairing shorts , swapped pairs and reversals a breeze even for not as experienced techs. The DTX 1800 also produces with regard to future proofing your investment by being able to determine ten gig cable efficiency including alien crosstalk in full compliance with industry requirements to 500 MHz. This includes Category 6a cabling.
The DTX-1800 will even assist you when you are not testing. It will cut set up time for reports and gathering the test results. You can sort test results by cable ID , by date or by pass or fail to promptly pinpoint tests you are searching for. For instance : Assuming you have 1000 tests saved in the tester and five of them have failed you are able to sort by Fail/Pass and the top 5 results of the testing in spreadsheet file will be the failed results.
The Fluke DTX 1800 tester kit includes :
The DTX 1800 Main and Smart Remote , the Linkware PC software , a 128 MB MSC card , Cat 6A/class Ea permanent link adapters( 2 ) , Class 6a Class E Channel Adapters ( 2 ) , Headsets for talk , 2 AC chargers the carrying case , USB interface cable , serial RS-232 cable ( DB9 to IEEE 1394 ) and user manual.