CH3000 Platform

Universal optical Platform - Most modules already up to 1,2 GHz

The COMMSCOPE CH3000 offers cable operators a headend optics platform featuring maximum flexibility, scalability, high packaging density, reliability, and operational simplicity. It is a robust and powerful platform for implementing all of today's optical transport architectures and the future-proof chassis system can be quickly reconfigured to support service expansion or topology redeployment. Some of its advantages:

  • Most modules available in Docsis 3.1 compatible version
  • Technological market leadership in optical transmission equipment
  • Innovative Backplane concept for flexible configurations
  • Simple and efficient web Management

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ARRIS CH3000 Platform with High Density Modules

The high packaging density design makes the CH3000 ideal for applications where rack space is at a premium. The chassis can accommodate a wide variety of both active and passive modules. Modules, depending on their function, may be either half platform depth or full platform depth and single or dual width.


  • 3RU stackable without spacer requirement
  • Mid plane supports power and management system
  • All slots are identical: any combination of modules can be installed in any slot
  • Up to 14 active full depth modules and one power supply
  • Up to 32 passive half depth modules (unpowered chassis)
  • Patented dynamic back plates for true plug and play
  • Supports front and rear module plug in
  • Supports remote SNMP Management
  • Optional fiber management adapter and fiber routing shelf accessories available

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HT3540 High Density Transmitters in the CH3000