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Product Line: Brocade 57000008801
Product Type: Optical Transceiver
Original price $0.00 - Original price $51.00
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Product Description

The 57-0000088-01 Brocade SFP+ transceiver features a 16G Fibre Channel SWL with an 850nm VCSEL transmitter and PIN photo-detector, optimized for multi-mode fiber (MMF) with an LC duplex connector. It supports a maximum distance of 100m on OM3 fiber, with a data rate range of 4.25-14.025 Gbps, and is compliant with IEEE 802.3ae and SFF-8431 standards. Designed for efficiency, it operates on a single +3.3V power supply, features built-in CDR with shut-off control, and functions within a wide temperature range from 0 °C to 70 °C.

Key Feature for the 57000008801

  • What is the data rate range supported by the 16G Fibre Channel SWL SFP+ Transceiver?
    The transceiver supports a data rate range of 4.25 to 14.025 Gbps.
  • What types of fiber does the transceiver use?
    It uses Multi-Mode Fiber (MMF).
  • What is the maximum transmission distance of the SFP+ Transceiver?
    The maximum distance is 100m on OM3 fiber.
  • Can the 16G Fibre Channel SWL SFP+ Transceiver operate in extreme temperatures?
    Yes, it operates within a case temperature range of 0 °C to 70 °C and can be stored from -40°C to 85°C.
  • What type of laser and detector does the transceiver utilize?
    It uses an 850nm VCSEL transmitter and a PIN photo-detector.
  • What is the receiver sensitivity of the device?
    The receiver sensitivity is less than -10.5 dBm.
  • What are the power requirements for the transceiver?
    It requires a single +3.3V power supply.
  • Is there any built-in technology to improve signal integrity?
    Yes, it includes built-in Clock Data Recovery (CDR) with shut-off control for enhanced signal integrity.
  • What is the form factor of this transceiver?
    The form factor is SFP+.
  • What is the extinction ratio of the 16G Fibre Channel SWL SFP+ Transceiver?
    The extinction ratio is greater than 3.5 dB.

Product Review

The Brocade 57-0000088-01 SFP+ Transceiver offers compatibility with IEEE 802.3ae and SFF-8431 standards, ensuring seamless integration into existing network infrastructure. Its ability to support data rates from 4.25 to 14.025 Gbps over a maximum distance of 100m on OM3 fiber, combined with a built-in CDR for signal integrity, makes it suitable for high-speed data transmissions. However, its operational temperature range is limited to 0°C to 70°C, potentially restricting deployment in environments with extreme temperatures.


The Brocade 57-0000088-01 is a 16G Fibre Channel SWL SFP+ Transceiver designed for high-speed data transmission over multi-mode fiber (MMF). It features an 850nm VCSEL transmitter and a PIN photo-detector, supporting a data rate range from 4.25 to 14.025 Gbps, making it suitable for a wide range of networking applications. This transceiver is engineered to facilitate reliable connectivity over a maximum distance of 100 meters on OM3 fiber, ensuring efficient network performance across various deployment scenarios. Key hardware specifications include an optical interface that adheres to IEEE 802.3ae standards and an electrical interface compliant with SFF-8431 specifications, ensuring broad compatibility with existing network infrastructure. The transceiver operates on a single +3.3V power supply, minimizing power consumption and contributing to a more energy-efficient network environment. Its compact form factor, SFP+, allows for easy installation and integration into networking devices, such as switches and routers, without requiring significant space. The device boasts a transmitter power range between -6.5 dBm and -1.2 dBm, with receiver sensitivity of less than -10.5 dBm, ensuring strong signal integrity and minimizing data loss over distances up to 100 meters. It also features a high extinction ratio of greater than 3.5 dB, enhancing the quality of the transmitted signal. The LC duplex connector facilitates a secure and straightforward connection to network cables, further simplifying installation and maintenance processes. Designed to operate within a wide temperature range, the Brocade 57-0000088-01 can function in environments with temperatures as low as 0 °C and as high as 70 °C, making it adaptable to various operating conditions. It also supports storage temperatures from -40°C to 85°C, providing flexibility in terms of storage conditions before deployment. The integration of advanced firmware and a built-in CDR (Clock Data Recovery) with shut-off control underscores the transceiver's capability to maintain optimal performance and reliability, even in demanding network environments. These features not only enhance the device's functionality but also offer customers the ability to fine-tune their system for specific requirements. Weighing just 0.03 kg, this transceiver combines lightweight design with strong performance, ensuring it does not add significant weight to networking equipment while still delivering the required functionality.
  • Wavelength: 850 nm
  • Maximum Distance: 100m on OM3
  • Form Factor: SFP+
In summary, the Brocade 57-0000088-01 SFP+ Transceiver is a high-performance, efficient, and reliable solution for extending the reach of your network. Its comprehensive feature set ensures compatibility with a broad range of networking hardware, making it an ideal choice for organizations looking to enhance their data transmission capabilities.


Part Number 57-0000088-01
Manufacturer Brocade
Type 16G Fibre Channel Short Wavelength SFP+ Transceiver
Compatibility IEEE 802.3ae Optical, SFF-8431 Electrical
Transmitter & Detector 850nm VCSEL, PIN Detector
Max Input Power 0 dBm
Power Requirement +3.3V
Weight 30g
Dimension SFP+
Operational Wavelength 850 nm
Communication Distance 100m with OM3 Fiber
TX Power Range -6.5 to -1.2 dBm
Minimum RX Sensitivity -10.5 dBm
Connector Type LC Duplex
Operational Temp Range 0°C to 70°C
Storage Temp Range -40°C to 85°C
Supported Data Rate 4.25 to 14.025 Gbps
Fiber Mode Multi-Mode Fiber
Minimum Extinction Ratio 3.5 dB
Maximum RX Overload -1 dBm
Lowest TX Power -7.8 dBm
Highest TX Power -0.5 dBm
Firmware Features Customizable Firmware, Integrated CDR with Disable Option

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