Conference Proceedings

Energy consumption in access networks

J BALIGA, R AYRE, W SORIN, K HINTON, R TUCKER

Journal of Lightwave Technology | Omnipress | Published : 2008

Abstract

We present a comparison of energy consumption of access networks. We consider passive optical networks, fiber to the node, point-to-point optical systems and WiMAX. Optical access technologies provide the most energy-efficient solutions.

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