SwitchPXIe – Optical Switch Module

Automate your testing procedure and save time with the SwitchPXIe optical switch designed for the PXI Platform.

Add optical switching capability to your PXIe test system to save time and streamline your testing procedures. SwitchPXIe is a fast and reliable optical switch ensuring repeatable and low-loss switching for your test setup. It is available in a wide variety of port configurations and supports single-mode and multi-mode applications.


low insertion lossLow insertion loss

Low insertion loss ensures you maximise your power budget.

high repeatabilityHigh repeatability

High repeatability ensures that your measurements are reliable and consistent over time.

wode coverage of wavelengthsWide coverage of operational wavelengths

One versatile tool to cover a wide variety of applications.

flexible port configurationsWide variety of port configurations

Choose the number of ports and switching configuration to suit your specific application.

single mode or multi modeSingle-mode and multi-mode applications

Available in either single-mode or multi-mode fiber options for a seamless integration into your setup.

high durabilityHigh durability, > 3 x 10^7 cycles

High switch lifecycle of 30 million operations ensures you get reliable hassle-free usage.


Use the SwitchPXIe in N x M or M x N configurations for superior versatility.

seamless PXI integrationSeamless PXI integration

Take advantage of PXI’s integrated triggering and synchronization capabilities across electrical and optical instruments.

3arranty_60x60Product warranty

This product comes with a 3 year warranty.


The SwitchPXIe is designed to be used in continuous production environments. It is built to the highest standards using components with high Mean-Time-Between-Failure (MTBF) specifications to minimize downtime.


Don’t require PXI?

matrIQ-Switch_600x300_croppedWe offer the same functionality of the SwitchPXIe in a compact USB/Ethernet form factor.

See the matrIQ-Switch optical switch.


Download Spec Sheet

For more information, download the SwitchPXIe Spec Sheet which includes full technical specifications.

 SwitchPXIe Spec Sheet


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