All-Indoor, Carrier-Class, Tri-Band 5 GHz TDD Radio Systems for Low, Medium and High Capacity Ethernet and TDM Applications
The EX-5i series of all-indoor digital microwave radios is the first family of tri-band, carrier-class TDD radios available in the 5.2 – 5.8 GHz license-exempt bands. Today, the EX-5i series is the most widely used 5 GHz mobile backhaul radio in North American Tier 1 carrier networks.
The EX-5i series delivers up to 216 Mbps of aggregate user throughput and up to sixteen T1/E1s, with available Monitored Hot Standby (MHS).
Featuring native TDM and native Ethernet transport and full software configurability and upgradeability, the EX-5i series is designed to meet demanding backhaul requirements of enterprise organizations and service providers seeking the accessibility benefits of an all-indoor configuration.
|Maximum aggregate Ethernet throughput||200 Mbps||200 Mbps|
|Maximum TDM capacity||4xT1/E1||16xT1/E1|
|Software upgradeable capacity||✓||✓|
|Throughput symmetry control||✓||✓|
|Built-in spectrum analyzer||✓||✓|
|Selectable channel bandwidth||✓||✓|
|1 MHz tuning resolution||✓||✓|
|SNMP v1, v2c and v3||✓||✓|
|128- and 256-bit AES encryption||optional||optional|
|Monitored hot standby (MHS)|| ||optional|
The EX-5i is designed for enterprise and Internet service provider applications, while the EX-5i-16 is configured to meet the more demanding TDM traffic requirements of fixed and mobile operators.