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FTP-8000 Network Tap
Model: FTP-8000
The FTP-8000 passive tap provides permanent access into eight, 10G and 1G fiber links. This high density fiber tap is ideal for security, network monitoring, end to end performance analysis and other applications where you need to have a high number of links simultaneously monitored. It is suited for large corporate data centers, cloud or communication service providers, or high performance computing environments. It is ideal for any place where there is a high density of links that have to be monitored. It has a low impact on network performance and, due to its passive nature, does not affect reliability. -Space saving design allows you to TAP up to eight (8) links in 1/2 rack unit of height or sixteen 16 links by using 1 rack unit of height - optimizes data center rack usage Integrates easily with our network monitoring switches - deploy when 4 or more ports are required -Passive, non-powered architecture - highly reliable and proven architecture -Alternative to SPAN ports - captures all traffic including error packets that SPANs may drop -Available with various split ratios -Ruggedized D handles for easy installation
Network Ports Eight (8) Ten (10) or One (1) Gigabit (LC) Tap Network Connections
Monitor Ports Eight (8) Ten (10) or One (1) Gigabit (LC) Monitoring Connections
Split Ratio
  • 50/50, 70/30
  • Additional Split Ratios Available
Insertion Loss*
  • Multimode (choose 50/62.5 micron diameter) 50/50 = 4.2 dB
  • Multimode (choose 50/62.5 micron diameter) 70/30 = 3.0 / 6.7 dB
  • Singlemode (9 micron diameter) 50/50 = 3.9 dB
  • Singlemode (9 micron diameter) 70/30 = 2.2 / 6.3 dB
Physical Dimensions 0.875 X 17 X 8 in (2.2 x 43.2 x 20.3 cm)
Weight 4 lbs. (1.82 Kgs)
  • Operating Temperature: 32 to 104 F (0 to 40 C)
  • Storage Temperature: -22 to 149 F (-30 to 65 C )
  • Humidity: 5 to 90% non-condensing
Certifications CE, ROHS
Warranty Two (2) Year Standard Hardware Warranty
Ordering Information




50/50 50 micron (50 Micron)
50/50 9 micron (9 Micron)
70/30 50 micron (50 Micron)
70/30 9 micron (9 Micron)

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