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TALAN [ Telephone and Line Analyzer ]


Voice-over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone systems present a new form of security risk to communications. With new enhancements built into the TALAN software interface, users can now test internet protocol (IP) packet traffic on VoIP phones and systems. VoIP data collected by the TALAN software includes Source and Destination Mac Addresses; header type; statistics - total packets; packet rate; peak rate and run time. Users can also define advanced filtering options. Data can be stored and exported to USB or Flash as data files for further analysis, sharing and reporting.
TALAN VoIP Software       TALAN VoIP Software
Follow the Installation instructions in the README.txt file. Once installed, the software supercedes all previous versions of the TALAN software, which can only be restored by the factory.
The TALAN Telephone and Line Analyzer provides a complete integrated suite of tools to analyze, inspect, and test digital telephone lines (and other wiring) for taps and other eavesdropping devices.

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The TALAN incorporates several types of telephone line tests including common tests such as voltage, current, resistance, and capacitance tests, as well as NLJD, FDR Frequency Domain Reflectometry, and Digital Demodulation technology into a single piece of equipment. Additionally, the TALAN utilizes an automatic internal pair switching matrix to automatically perform tests on all pair combinations. The ability to perform several different tests allows the user to compare the results of multiple tests on multiple phone lines, quickly identifying any potentially threatening anomalies.

The TALAN represents a breakthrough in telephone line testing. There currently is no other product available with the same capabilities.

TALAN Telephone and Line Analyzer Product Overview

TALAN Teléfono & Line Analizador - En Español


  • Combines multiple testing capabilities into a single piece of equipment
  • Automatic internal pair switching matrix performs tests on all pair combinations
  • Quickly performs common test functions including:
    • Multimeter tests (voltage, current, resistance, capacitance)
    • RF Broadband Detector (up to 8GHz)
    • Spectrum Analyzer (up to 85MHz)
    • High Gain Audio Amplifier
    • Bias Generator ±80 VDC
    • Audio Oscilloscope with active input (20Hz to 20KHz)

DPA-7000 Advancements
  • Digital Demodulation to confirm that the telephone line is not passing audio
  • Frequency Domain Reflectometer (FDR) to check for taps on the line
  • Line Non-Linear Junction Detector (NLJD) Functionality to detect electronics connected to a line
  • NLJD Line Trace Probe for tracing wires and locating electronics
  • Multi-Test Database System provides the ability to perform multiple tests, on all pair combinations, storing data in a database for comparison against other lines and historical comparison


Control System

  • Primary Computer: 32bit RISC processor, 520MHz
  • Internal Memory: 64MB SDRAM (OS), 64MB Flash
  • External Memory: Compact Flash to 2GB

Digital I/O

  • USB Device (A type) supports external keyboard, mouse, and USB Mass Storage devices
  • Network: 10/100 Ethernet Controller (for future usability)
  • USB Host (B type, for future usability)

Analog I/O

  • Headphone Output: 3.5mm Mono connector
  • Microphone Input: 3.5mm Mono input

User Interface

  • Hard Keys: 6 Soft Menu Keys, 5 Button Quadrant Navigation & other dedicated keys
  • Encoder: High-Resolution Optical Encoder
  • Integrated Touch Screen with Stylus
  • Test Inputs:
    • Dual MOD8: Supports 2, 4, 6, & 8 wire Modular Phone Jacks
    • Banana Type: Standard sleeved sockets: Ring, Tip, and Earth
    • SMB RF Input: RF/Antenna Connection to 8 GHz Broadband Detector
    • Expansion Port: Supports communication & measurement for use with future accessories

RF System

  • Spectrum Analyzer:
    • Dual Conversion, Super-Heterodyne Receiver
    • Frequency Range: 30kHz to 85MHz
    • Sweep Time: 2 Seconds
    • Step Size: 1kHz
    • Bandwidth: 18kHz
    • Sensitivity: -100dBm
  • Broadband Detector:
    • RF SMB Input: to 8GHz
    • Line Level Test: 100kHz to 600MHz
    • Sensitivity: -65dBm

Digital Multimeter

  • Range: Quick Response Auto-Ranging, 500msec Sample Rate
  • AC/DC Volts: 0 to 250V Maximum
  • Resistance: 0 to 40 MegOhm
  • Capacitance: 4nF to 4.2µF

Bias Generator

  • Optically Isolated, Direct Digital Control: High voltage DAC
  • Modulation: Fixed voltage, or variable rate Sinewave (10Hz - 300Hz)
  • Output Ceiling: ± 80V


  • Audio Bandwidth: 20Hz - 20KHz
  • Gain: Up to 80dB total system gain (voice band)
  • AGC: Digitally Controlled Automatic Gain
  • Filter: Analog Voice band filter (300Hz to 3kHz)

Power System

  • External Input: 9 - 15VDC @ 3A
  • Universal Power Supply: 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz
  • Removable Battery: Rechargeable Lithium ion, 4-6 hours of run time


  • Dimensions: 10in x 12.9in x 2.7in (25.4cm x 32.8cm x 6.9cm)
  • Unit Weight with Battery: 6 lbs (2.7 kg)
  • Case Dimensions (LWD): 19.68 in x 15.18in x 5.46in (49.99cm x 38.56cm x 13.87cm)
  • Case Weight (Including TALAN and accessories): 19 lbs (7.1 kg)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to +50°C
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TALAN Data Viewer Software

TALAN Data Viewer

The TALAN Data Viewer Software is a separate PC application that provides the ability to organize, analyze saved test sequence data and charts for report writing.  Moreover, the TALAN Data Viewer software provides the ability to compare multiple phones/targets on the same chart allowing the user to quickly identify any anomalies compared to other phones tested.  TALAN Data Viewer Software is compatible with Windows 2000 or later operating systems (including Windows 7). After installing TALAN Data Viewer Software, .TAL files generated on the TALAN, can be saved to the Compact Flash Card or a USB device, and then transferred to a PC where files can then be accessed by the TALAN Data Viewer Software. 

  • Organize data for report writing
  • Compare test results from multiple targets in the same view
  • Export data and chart graphics
  • Preplan test sequence targets and location files

Click here for more information about the TALAN Data Viewer Software

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download files for TALAN [ Telephone and Line Analyzer ]TALAN [ Telephone and Line Analyzer ] file downloads
download TALAN Data Viewer Installer - version 1.0TDVSetup1_0.exe1.11 MBTALAN Data Viewer Installer - version 1.0
download TALAN v2.04 Software Update With Installation Instructions IncludedTALAN Software Update v2_04.zip17.11 MBTALAN v2.04 Software Update With Installation Instructions Included
download  TALAN with VoIP Product Bulletin
TALAN_VoIP_Product_Bulletin.pdf99 kB TALAN with VoIP Product Bulletin
download TALAN Manual SpanishTALAN_Manual_Spanish.pdf3.62 MBTALAN Manual Spanish
download TALAN BrochureTALAN Brochure.pdf1.85 MBTALAN Brochure
download   TALAN Manual
TALAN Manual.pdf3.97 MB TALAN Manual
download TALAN Data Viewer Software Flyer
TALAN_DataViewer_flyer.pdf681 kBTALAN Data Viewer Software Flyer

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