Optical Performance Monitoring for Intelligent Networks

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Anderson, Trevor; Li, Jonathan C.; Hewitt, Don; Jerphagnon, Olivier (Monitoring Division Inc, Melbourne, VIC 3002 Australia)
Anderson, Trevor (National ICT Australia Ltd (NICTA), Victoria Research Laboratory)

Optical Performance Monitoring is a key enabler for fully reconfigurable and transparent optical networks. In this paper we review the technologies and challenges for monitoring 40G/100G networks with an emphasis on multi-impairment monitoring solutions