Product Overview


  • Maps up to eight channels of full-duplex 10/100M Ethernet into 622 Mbps SONET/SDH
  • Supports multiple encapsulation protocols for worldwide interoperability including GFP, LAPS, and flexible HDLC
  • Performs virtual and contiguous concatenation according to ITU-T G.707 and ANSI T1.105
  • Supports selection of STS-1/VC-3 virtual concatenation, VT1.5/VC-12 virtual concatenation or STS-3c on a per port basis
  • Generates and terminates High-Order and Low-Order SONET/SDH POH
  • Supports bandwidth provisioning in arbitrary steps of 1.6 Mbit/s (VT1.5) or 2.2 Mbit/s (VC-12)
  • Supports fully integrated hitless Link Capacity Adjustment Scheme (LCAS)
  • Supports up to 64 ms of differential delay
  • Typical Applications include:

    • Access and Metro Ethernet Add-Drop Multiplexers (ADM)
    • Multi-service Provisioning Platforms (MSPP)

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    Product Brief
          Version Issue Date
    Locked PDF Document PM5333 ARROW 8xFE 8 Channel 10/100 Ethernet over SONET/SDH Mapping Device Short Form Data Sheet [50 KB] PMC-2012677 5 2004-11-02
    Data Sheet
          Version Issue Date
    Locked PDF Document PM5333 ARROW 8xFE Hardware Specification Data Sheet [837 KB] PMC-2031138 5 2006-12-07
    White Papers
          Version Issue Date
    Locked PDF Document Generic Framing Procedure (GFP) [279 KB] PMC-2041083 2 2005-04-29
      PDF Document Ethernet Transport Services - The Current State of the Art [450 kB] PMC-2030897 1 2003-05-23
    Sales Collateral
          Version Issue Date
    Locked PDF Document Notice of Change - All FCBGA Packages to be Standardized to the HDBU Substrate Package Outline [695 KB] PMC-2062178 1 2006-10-19
          Version Issue Date
    Locked Compressed Document PM5333-FI ARROW 8xFE 672 FCBGA CAD Symbols and Footprints [451 KB] PMC-2060380 1 2006-03-01
    Technical Overview
          Version Issue Date
    Locked PDF Document RASIO 3G for SONET/SDH Backplanes Technology Brief [64 kB] PMC-2030933 1 2003-05-29