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Bidirectional OTDR versus OEO

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Submitted by ryan.grace on July 8, 2021 - 4:41pm
What is the difference between Bidirectional OTDR and OEO OTDR in the Viavi FiberComplete setup?
Bidirectional shoots a trace from both testsets and results are not combined. No datalink is required for bidirectional OTDR. OEO shoots a trace from both testsets, results are transferred to the Master unit and results are combined for an OEO results file. A datalink connection is required for OEO operation.

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