We are considering dark fiber to connect two regional datacenters and would like to use CWDM if the distance is not too great. I am looking for suggestions as to what kind of optical test equipment we would need to effectively monitor and troubleshoot CWDM.
Your provider who's leasing you the fiber should provide attenuation specifications for the link. Keep that handy and also your end to end results as seen by your respective ends' optical modules (Rx and Tx power levels). As long as they remain within specification, for a simple point-point link that should really be all you need.
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