TITLE

MSO networks: Packet-optical convergence for maximized network profits

AUTHOR(S)
Blatt, Marcelo
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
CED;Nov2008, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of cable operators to expand their Internet protocol (IP)-based service offerings. It reveals that the unique value of converging reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexer (ROADM) capabilities with Carrier Ethernet lies in its flexibility, providing seamless implementation of any service. In addition, integrated management system allows multiple system operators (MSO) to build next generation networks in a cost-effective manner.
ACCESSION #
35046698

 

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