Master 400G designs with Keysight’s new M8040A 64 GBaud high-performance BERT

Created August 31, 2016
Technologies and Products

The Keysight M8040A BERT simplifies accurate receiver characterization of devices that operate with PAM-4 and NRZ data formats and symbol rates up to 64 GBaud. R&D and test engineers who characterize digital interfaces for the next generation of datacenter interconnects, benefit from the streamlined setup and accurate test results from the M8040A.

The M8040A is a highly integrated BERT for physical-layer characterization and compliance testing.

With support for PAM-4 and NRZ signals and data rates up to 64 GBaud (corresponds to 112 Gbit/s) it covers all flavors of 400 GbE standards.

The M8040A BERT with its true error analysis provides repeatable and accurate results optimizing the performance margins of your devices.


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