The ARG Quarra range of switches is designed for carrier class applications where accurate timing and control is required. These switches are aimed at the professional markets of audio/video broadcast, defense and security, finance, utilities, telecom and enterprise IT.
Designed as either a standard 1RU rackmount unit with dual power supplies, or a half-width 1RU unit with a single power supply, the switches are available in several configurations of Gigabit and 10 Gigabit interfaces supporting a best in class layer 2 IEEE 1588v2 algorithm. A 1pps external reference input from GPS is included as standard and options include an internal layer 1 Synchronous Ethernet module.
The ARG Quarra switches support IGMP v2/3, QoS, Protection switching, VLAN, MEF service delivery, and network OAM.