Intelligent optical networkds

Masoud, Fady
December 2011
Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);Dec2011, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p30
The article focuses on intelligent optical networks as delivery approach for high-quality video content in live broadcasting and offers 3-D and high definition (HD) video compatibility for films and television. It states that it enables efficient delivery of uncompressed standard definition (SD), 3-D digital video, and HD signals regardless of distance. It adds that intelligent optical networks offer enhanced security, simplified architecture, and better networking agility.


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