TITLE

The business case for GPON in FTTP networks

AUTHOR(S)
Schiavinato, Rick
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
CED;Feb2008, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the significance of gigabit passive optical networking (GPON) on cable operators in the U.S. GPON provides downstream speeds of 2.5 billions of bits per second (Gbps) and upstream speeds of 1.25 Gbps. It is the fastest commercially available member of passive optical network of technologies. In addition, it supports higher infrastructure density which is available from a large and increasing number of vendors and its standards-based.
ACCESSION #
28716351

 

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