UFiber GPON - Supported Third-Party OLTs


Overview


This article shows which third-party OLTs have been tested to be compatible with the UFiber ONUs.

NOTES & REQUIREMENTS:
Applicable to the latest UFiber firmware on the UF-OLT models. Please see the Related Articles below for more information.
 
Devices used in this article:

Table of Contents


  1. Compatible Third-Party OLTs
  2. Change UFiber OLT Profile Using the Web UI
  3. Change UFiber OLT Profile Using the Power-On Method
  4. Related Articles

Compatible Third-Party OLTs


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UFiber ONUs are designed to be used and fully compatible with UF-OLT and UF-OLT-4. The advantage of using the UFiber OLTs is that the ONUs can be easily managed using the Web UI as well as the UNMS platform.

Regarding third-party OLTs, the UF-Nano and UF-Loco have been tested and found to be compatible with the following models:

  • Huawei MA5608T (firmware version: MA5600V800R013C10)
  • Huawei MA5683T (firmware version: MA5600V800R015C00 / patch: SPC101)
  • Huawei MA5800-X15
  • Huawei MA5800-X7
  • FiberHome AN5516-04 (firmware version: VR3.2)
  • ZTE ZXA10 (firmware version: GTGOG V1.2.5P3)
NOTE: The FiberHome OLT requires additional options, see the commands below.

To use a UFiber ONU with the FiberHome OLT the following commands must be added to the OLT:

cd gponlinecard
set pon_interconnection_switch slot 1 switch enable union_interconnect_switch ena

In order to use a third-party OLT with the UFiber ONUs, the OLT profile on the ONU needs to be changed. The following profiles are used:

  • Profile 2 Huawei
  • Profile 3 FiberHome
  • Profile 4 ZTE

See the sections below for more information on how to change the OLT profile.


Change UFiber OLT Profile Using the Web UI


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In order to use the UFiber ONUs with a third-party OLT, the OLT profile needs to be manually changed on all ONUs.

GUI: Access the UFiber ONU Web UI.

1. Log into the ONU (accessible by default at http://192.168.1.1) using the default credentials:

Username: ubnt
Password: ubnt

2. Navigate to the Settings  settings.png and select the GPON tab.

3. Select the appropriate OLT profile:

  • Profile 1 UFiber OLT (default)
  • Profile 2 Huawei
  • Profile 3 FiberHome
  • Profile 4 ZTE

olt-profile.png


Change UFiber OLT Profile Using the Power-On Method


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ATTENTION: This method is only applicable to the UF-Nano model. 

1. Unplug the UF-Nano from the power source (PoE).

2. Hold the digital display button on the ONU.

3. While holding the digital display button, plug in the power source.

4. Continue holding the button for approximately 35 seconds until dashes (-) appear on the display.

5. Release the button and use it to cycle though the OLT profile options:

  • Profile 1 UFiber OLT (default)
  • Profile 2 Huawei
  • Profile 3 FiberHome
  • Profile 4 ZTE

6. Double press the digital display button to select the profile.

7. The UF-Nano will automatically restart with the newly selected profile.


Related Articles


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UFiber GPON - Designing a GPON Network

UFiber GPON - Accessories

UFiber GPON - Supported SFP Modules for OLT


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