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Bandwidth-Efficient Protection Scheme for Passive Optical Networks

Thisara Jayasinghe, Chang Joon Chae, Rodney S Tucker

2006 THE JOINT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL INTERNET (COIN) AND NEXT GENERATION NETWORK (NGNCON) | IEEE | Published : 2006

Abstract

A protection scheme capable of providing a higher bandwidth per user in passive optical networks is proposed. The use of forced switching at ONUs for improved bandwidth efficiency and failure recovery of the network are investigated. ©2006 OSIA.