Each Cubro EX can work as A Bypass Switch
Each Cubro EX can produce heart beat packets and with its inline switching function it function as a bypass switch combined as NPB.
The table below shows the amount of links every EX can support. The amount of links can be doubled by using an external optical or copper switch.
The simple version for one copper link 10/100/1000 Mbit with the EX2
Another application for 1 and 10 Gbit fiber also with EX2 and an external optical bypass switch
Multi link multi device bypass application with spare unit done with Packetmaster EX32 and a Cubro optical switch for multiple 10 G interfaces.