Low-frequency Pilot Tone Management for WDM-PON toward Future Mobile Fronthaul employing 64B/66B Line Coding
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
Honda, Kazuaki; Kobayashi, Takayuki; Nishihara, Susumu; Shimada, Tatsuya; Terada, Jun; Otaka, Akihiro (NTT Access Network Service Systems Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Japan)
Low-frequency embedded pilot tone can provide protocol-free management channels for WDM-PON-based mobile fronthaul systems. Experiments show modulation index control enables 128 kb/s pilot tones to be inserted into 64B/66B-line-coded CPRI option 8 signals, which have a low-frequency component.