Industrial Trends and Roadmap of Access
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Effenberger, Frank J. (Futurewei Technologies, 400 Crossing Blvd, Bridgewater, NJ 08807, USA)
Optical access has grown in speed, from 50 Mb/s π-PON to 10 Gb/s XG-PON. Further capacity increases are envisioned to employ multiple wavelengths and advanced line coding. This paper reviews the current trends in access, and predicts a likely roadmap.