Link Speed/Duplex – verify link speed and duplex is configured as expected. If 1000BASE-T test is enabled and the link under test is not performing as expected. Furthermore, a yellow warning indication will be noted and the actual speed emphasized.
802.1X authentication – verify access to secure networks using 802.1X and MAC Access Control Lists (ACL). The included LinkRunner G2 Manager software configures 802.1X EAP type, downloads certificates and enters passwords.
IPv4/IPv6 ready – supports both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
IP Address Validation – a key element to ensure network services are available for IoT connected devices is to verify they are able to obtain an IP address and access the network. Both DHCP and static IP configurations are supported; when using DHCP, the handshake timing and lease time is shown.
Key device and application availability -in addition to ping, which is sometimes blocked or disabled. Above all the LinkRunner G2 can perform a TCP port open test to verify application connectivity to up to 10 user-defined targets using IPv4 and IPv6. Router, DNS and DHCP servers are reported. LinkRunner G2 provides the ability to perform a continuous ping, providing a quick and simple way to find intermittent connectivity issues.