Optimeter Software

Supported Instrument(s):

  • Optimeter

Release Date:

  • October 8, 2021

Current Version:

  • Fiber Optics Software Version 21.50

Versions Description:

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

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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