Cost-Effective Wavelength-Shared Hybrid Passive Optical Network Upgrade Re-using Both Optical Network Units and Remote Node
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: ECOC 2007
Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Bouda, Martin; Palacharla, Paparao; Akasaka, Youichi; Naito, Takao (Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., 2801 Telecom Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082, USA)
Stephen Smith (Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., 2801 Telecom Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082, USA)
We have proposed and demonstrated the cost-effectiveness of a Wavelength-Shared Hybrid PON architecture for upgrades of existing PON systems while re-using all equipment on customer premises and reusing the fiber plant including remote node.