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Lentronics JungleMUX
SONET Multiplexer
Powerful and Flexible Multiplexing Solution

The Lentronics™ JungleMUX SONET Multiplexer delivers powerful optical networking solutions for critical communications applications. With a wide range of tributary interface units, the JungleMUX provides both transport and access capabilities for voice, data, IP/Ethernet WAN, video and utility teleprotection traffic in a single package. Harsh environment ready, the modular JungleMUX delivers flexible, secure and reliable communications.

Key Benefits
  • Eliminate complex multi-device equipment solutions with a single integrated package
  • Protect capital investment with seamless capacity upgrade from OC-1 to OC-48
  • 5x9 system availability with redundant common equipment for path switched ring networks
  • Fast path protection switching (<3 ms)
  • Reduce connectivity, expansion, and configuration costs with modular solution
  • Advanced network visibility from SONET level down to individual DS0 signals
  • Comprehensive network management capabilities using VistaNET
  • Secure and dependable transport of critical services
  • JungleMUX SONET Multiplexer Electric Utility Application

    JungleMUX SONET Multiplexer Electric Utility Application

    Utility Hardened
    • Meets IEEE 1613 specification for communications networking devices in electric power substations
    • Reliable operation in extreme temperatures from -4°F to +140°F (-20°C to +60°C)
    • Meets Earthquake Risk Zone 4 shock and vibration specification

    Scalable Design
    • Add/Drop Multiplexer supporting industry standard network topologies
    • Optional site specific tributary interfaces for video, voice, IP/Ethernet and utility teleprotection applications
    • High-bandwidth optical interfaces from OC-1 to OC-48
    Robust & Reliable
    • 5x9 System availability with Telcordia standards
    • Fast path protection switching (<3 ms)
    • Built-in test capabilities
    • Designed with redundant common equipment for ring architectures
    • VistaNET network management software provides complete system monitoring and diagnostics

    Secure & Dependable
    • Segregated and dedicated SONET payload assignments for each application optimize QoS and security
    • Port and VLAN partitioning isolates and protects critical communications applications


    SONET Network Access
    Facing increasingly complex demands for communications and security, organizations are looking for cost effective, reliable solutions for managing mission critical operations. The robust design of the GE Lentronics JungleMUX SONET Multiplexer makes it the ideal optical networking solution for electric power utility, transportation, pipeline and many industrial requirements.

    System Technology

    This powerful SONET multiplexer has a modular design for ease of maintenance, configuration flexibility, and expandability.

    SONET Network Flexibility

    Simply replacing optical transceiver modules allows users to expand an existing JungleMUX system to a higher capacity, while maintaining their capital investment.

    Operations, Administration, Maintenance and Provisioning (OAM&P)

    The JungleMUX takes advantage of the inherent network management capabilities provided by the SONET telecommunications standards.