Faults and Recovery Methods in Regional Undersea OADM Networks

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Turukhin, A. V.; Akhtar, A.; Mohs, G.; Golovchenko, E. A. (Tyco Telecommunications, 250 Industrial Way West, Eatontown, NJ 07724, USA)

An experimental study of faults in an important class of undersea OADM networks demonstrates that channel performance through surviving segments can be recovered by the terminal-based procedures enabled by a fault resilient network design.