Copper Test Access Matrix (TAM)

The Test Access Matrix (TAM) units are generic and connect to the DSLAM via cables. The actual units reside on a shelf and the number can be increased easily for expansion.

Street Cabinet for FTTC A typical street cabinet installtion. The right hand side has the connection and cross connection IDC blocks. The left hand side contains the DSLAM, power and communications equipment.
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The DSLAM configuration prior to fitting the Test Head and Test Access Matrix equipment. Note the standard 19" racking and allowance for future expansion.



Test Head and Test Access Matrix (TAM) equipment fitted, cables diverted and installation working. Outage time is typically less than one hour for retro fit installations.