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10G & 25G Clock and Data Recovery (CDR) Lab Buddy

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Discovery Semiconductors' reference-free 1:1 Clock and Data Recovery (CDR) Lab Buddy, conveniently interfaces with the Bit Error Rate (BER) test equipment and provides a Receive, Reshape, & Retime (3R) solution, which is especially important for transmission experiments. Currently, Discovery offers a CDR Lab Buddy for 10G and 25G data rates.

The Lab Buddy is powered from a power supply module supplied by Discovery Semiconductors, Inc. It provides a regulated DC voltage to the Lab Buddy. The Lab Buddy eliminates the possibility of any accidental damage to the CDR unit. With Discovery's turn-key CDR solution more time can be devoted to testing, instead of setting up your test station!

10G CDR Lab Buddy

  • 9.95 Gb/s to 11.1 Gb/s data rate
  • 622.08 MHz to 693.48 MHz external reference clock (divided by 16). Required for Lab Buddy operation. Input located on rear panel
  • Easy, front panel access to DATA, CLOCK and their counterparts
  • Robust, compact, turn-key

25G CDR Lab Buddy

  • 24.8 Gb/s to 28.3 Gb/s data rate
  • Operated at sub-rates of /2, /4, /8 & /16 over the full rate operating range
  • Utilized as a Clock Multiplying Unit (CMU)
  • Adjustable input equalization, output data de-emphasis & polarity inversion
  • Loss of Signal (LOS) & Loss of Signal Lock (LOSL) indicators
  • Discovery's proprietary pre-loaded GUI program to operate the CDR's crucial parameters
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