Service Description

Interface & Cabling

This table covers the officially supported optics of ECIX:

Interface typeCableWavelengthMax. Distance (1)Tx (dBm) (3)Rx (dBm)
1000BaseLX (2)SM1310nm5 km-9.5 ... -3.0-20 ... -3.0
10GE-LR SM1310nm< 10 km-4.5 ... 0.0-13.2 ... 0.5
100GBase-LR4 SM1310nm< 10 km+5.7 ... +10.5+1.4 ... +14.5

(1): This concerns 'customer cable': the maximum distance between customer equipment and the ECIX patch panel.
(2): 1000BaseLX ≡ Cisco LH
(3): As measured at the ECIX port

Other options to connect are available on request.