Energy-efficient dynamic bandwidth allocation algorithm with fixed polling cycle times
MPI Dias, E Wong
2013 18th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference Held Jointly with 2013 International Conference on Photonics in Switching, OECC/PS 2013 | Published : 2013
A just-in-time dynamic bandwidth allocation algorithm exploiting the sleep/doze capabilities of a VCSEL ONU is proposed for 10 Gbps EPON. The algorithm uses fixed polling cycle times to achieve substantial energy-savings at low network loads. © 2013 IEICE.