NetAlly LinkRunner® G2 Smart Network Tester

NetAlly  LinkRunner® G2 Smart Network Tester

NetAlly LinkRunner® G2 Smart Network Tester

Category: Wired Solutions

Key Features
• Discover nearest switch name and port information via CDP/LLDP/EDP and
verify link speed/duplex and connectivity to TCP/IP network with AutoTest
• Validate up to 90W Power over Ethernet (PoE) PSE in one AutoTest - useful during IoT, VoIP and Wi-Fi deployment
• Install and run preferred Android-based apps for speed tests, device configuration, and workflow management with smartphone-like features
• Automate reporting and enable collaboration with test result upload and
management via Link-Live Cloud Service

The LinkRunner G2 simplifies network validation and configuration of copper and fiber Ethernet networks, streamlining workflows by combining essential functions of installation and triage in a single, ruggedized unit. Accelerate deployments, speed problem identification, and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of network operations with this next-generation Android-based tester. The LinkRunner G2 features an intuitive design that runs Android-based apps with smartphone-like features.

Discover Nearest Switch
• Uses LLDP, CDP & EDP
• Displays nearest switch info:
– Switch name, model, and IP address
– Switch chassis, slot and port#
– VLAN’s supported
– Duplex and speed
– Signal strength
– Connection (MDI or MDI/X)
– Graphical representation of power on pairs
Power over Ethernet
• Validate loaded PoE performance
• Load circuit to stress:
– Switches
– Cabling and patch panels
• Measure voltage and pairs being used
• Test results uploaded to the free Link-Live Cloud Service
• Dashboard of wired connectivity results
• Document network

• Li-ION battery can be charged via PoE
• Performs connectivity tests in seconds
• Quickly and accurately validate network health
• Test includes:
– Link speed and duplex
– RX pair, polarity and signal level
– 802.1x authentication
– Discover nearest switch/slot/port and all VLANs provisioned
– DHCP discovery with Option 43/60/150 support
– Gateway and DNS server availability and responsiveness
– Ping or TCP port connectivity to unlimited user-defined targets
Reflector & Tools
• End-to-end network path performance tests against NetAlly OneTouch AT to validate LAN and WAN throughput.
• Cable test (wiremap, open & short) & IntelliToneTM cable tracing
• VLAN monitor that shows traffic distribution of top 9 VLANs
• Packet capture up to 2G Bytes