Optimeter Software

Supported Instrument(s):

  • Optimeter

Release Date:

  • July 21, 2022

Current Version:

  • Fiber Optics Software Version 22.52

Versions Description:

The latest software release includes several usability enhancements, the main enhancements are below, for more information please see the release notes:

  • Secure you instrument with pincode protection option
    • Instruments are securely locked if lost or stolen, preventing further use or access to stored data/information
  • Modernized Job Manager
    • Faster familiarization and easier switching between test functions and optical fibers
    • Real time view of work/job progress via Mobile Tech App
  • Handle any FTTH last mile architecture with improved test algorithm to accurately verify splitter continuity for all splitter types 1x4 to 1x32
  • New point to point test mode creates a more versatile instrument for multiple industry applications providing test and in-service troubleshooting capability for any fiber link (up to 60km) including FTTA fronthaul
  • Easier to understand OptiTrak view with clearer event icons and Pass/Fail indication supported with richer pop up messages and descriptions to avoid any miss-understanding or mistakes in the field
    • New “Optimeter Connector” icon, event type and details.
    • New fiber launch cable indication (2 loops) in link view.
    • New “First Connector” icon, event type and details
    • Updated pop-up messages
  • Greater flexibility for last mile link certification through enhanced alarming criteria that now include link level metrics (Loss and ORL), enabling custom Pass/Fail analysis based on link or element or power measurement results (or combinations of the three)
  • Improved integration of P5000i fiber scope within the OptiTrak app and file name matching to OptiTrak results

Download Instructions:

For PC

  • Visit https://optimeter.updatemyunit.net
  • Click on the flag icon to download from that regional server
  • Download the exe file to your PC
  • Once download completes, double click on file and select the USB drive and hit OK to uncompact files to USB.

Installation Instructions:

Software can be deployed directly to instruments via StrataSync

Upgrade from instrument (require an Internet connection):

  • Press HOME and then CONNECTIVITY
  • Set Address Type to ‘VIAVI Server’
  • Press CONTINUE when prompted
  • Once the versions display on the right side of the screen press CONFIRM THIS CHOICE

Upgrade from USB stick:

  • Place the USB on the Optimeter
  • Press HOME and then CONNECTIVITY
  • Press Confirm when prompted
  • Once the USB versions display on the right side of the screen press CONFIRM THIS CHOICE

Licensing Requirements:

  • None


  • None

Supporting Documentation:

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