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Come back often to this section of our web site to see the latest news and technical tips about the netFLEX® Management System. The netFLEX system is designed and built by Unique, but is also sold by others under the name LINCS or 1340 Integrated Network Controller (1340 INC). All the tips and ideas on these web pages apply equally to the system, no matter the product name it is deployed under.

Bash (ShellShock) vulnerability

1340 INC and netFLEX® Management System customers should be aware of the Shellshock bug in the Bourne Again shell (bash).


"Heartbleed" bug in OpenSSL

1340 INC and netFLEX® Customers using OpenSSL for https access to their servers or VPN should be aware of the "Heartbleed" bug in OpenSSL. ...


Circuit Trace Feature Update

The default trace through BLSR ring will be shown as a ring. (The circuit trace that passed through a SONET BLSR ring would previously show each of the cross connected NEs in the ring.)...


New Network Layout Display

In release 27.0/27.1 1340 INC introduced a new Network Layout to display a graphical network diagram for all interconnected NEs in a network. Release 28.1 enhances that improvement...


Revertive UPSR Enhancement

1340 INC enhances its support of the ALU 1665 DMX/DMXtend with support of the UPSR revertive feature. Introduced in R10.0 the ability to create revertive UPSR protection on the DMX/DMXtend...


Circuit Management Abort Enhancement

A Command Response window displays the status of command completion and you can monitor the progress of the circuit as it is being created. During this time, the Command Response...


Find and fix problems, before things break.

Many netFLEX® Management System customers use the Fault Management features of the system to quickly identify network faults and pinpoint network problems. They see alarms in near real time ...


Upgrading to Windows 7 or Windows 8?

Many netFLEX® Management System users may be concerned as their PCs and laptops are upgraded to Windows 7 or Windows 8. If you share those concerns you'll be glad to know that ...


New and Improved Features for WDM Management.

Wave Division Multiplexers (WDM) are not new, and Unique has led the way for years in providing management for them. From our early support for Ciena, Pirelli (now Cisco) and early Lucent ...

netFLEX® telecommunications management system simplifies and improves the operation of transport networks.


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