Tektronix offers comprehensive, integrated tool sets for validating the physical layer of IEEE 802.3 Ethernet devices, and for developing and debugging Ethernet-based systems.

Nortelco Electronics and Tektronix recommend the following equipment when using Ethernet:

Product Description 10/100/1000Base-T 10GBase-T 10/40/100Gbase Cable Test
Oscilloscope DPO7000 with option ET3 1      
- DPO/DSA/MSO70000 with option XGbT   1    
Probes TDP1500 Series Differential Probes 2      
- P6247, P6248 or P6330 Series Differential Probes   2    
Signal Generator AWG7000 Series 1      
- Picosecond Pulse Labs  Model #5866 Amplifiers (Required for Return Loss / Disturber signal generation) 2      
Compliance Test Advanced Test Package (TF-GBE-ATP) 1      
- 10GBase-T Fixture (TF-XGbT)   1    
Oscilloscope DSA8200 Series     1 1
Sampling Modules 80Exx     1 1