The Cable Certifier is a network cable certifier. This certifier is probably the most popular available today. There are over 40,000 units in circulation today. It enjoys fame for a good reason. This cable certifier really lives up to its reputation. I have worked in the telecommunications field in NYC for 15+ years and I can also let you know personally this is the most popular and highly regarded cable tester in NYC. Most contractors use the DTX 1800 fluke meter for their copper & fiber cable analyzing needs. The 1800 is a powerful tool. This lan tester can test a Cat 6 cable in 9 seconds. Perform Basic cable certification 5 times faster with DTX Fiber Modules. It is also deadly accurate regarding troubleshooting. The Fluke DTX will reduce your testing budget by as much as 33% with this with its efficiency and speed. The cable analyzer also adheres to TIA/ISO regulations so you are able to make sure your results of the tests are industry compliant.
DTX-1800 User Friendly Linkware Test Software
With the Fluke DTX 1800 it is simple to analyze retained testing results in the linkware software which includes a very user-friendly user interface. With this fluke meter as well as the linkware software program you can also construct professional looking testing results that may be delivered via e-mail to the customer. These files are in PDF file format and there is a colorful one page test results created for each cable certified. This page incorporates the wire map diagram of each and every conductor within the cable. Also it offers the Pass/Fail for the numerous parameter tests and all of the related 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 certifier for today’s contractors needs present and foreseeable future.
Some top features 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 accessibility 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 1800
The Fluke DTX1800 advanced diagnostics produce troubleshooting faults two times as fast. This certifier detects the point of failure including , distance from the certifier and potential factors behind the fault. The DTX 1800 doesn’t stop there. It will supply you with corrective actions to take so senior techs may respond to the situation quickly and not have to check with management. The easy to follow wire map function will help mending shorts , swapped pairs and reversals a breeze even for not as experienced techs. The DTX 1800 also delivers when it comes to future proofing your investment by having the ability to calculate 10 gig cable performance including alien crosstalk in full compliance with industry expectations to 500 MHz. This includes Category 6a cabling.
The DTX-1800 will in addition help you when you are not testing. It will lower set up time for reports and gathering the results. You can sort test results by cable ID , by date or by pass or fail to promptly pinpoint tests that you are currently interested in. To illustrate : If you have 1000 tests saved in the tester and five of them have failed you may sort by Fail/Pass and the top 5 results of the tests 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.