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IPACT a dynamic protocol for an Ethernet PON (EPON)
We investigate design issues for access networks based on passive optical network technology. A PON based on polling, with data encapsulated in Ethernet frames, possesses many desirable qualities,Expand
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Interleaved Polling with Adaptive Cycle Time (IPACT): A Dynamic Bandwidth Distribution Scheme in an Optical Access Network
While in recent years backbone bandwidth has experienced substantial growth, little has changed in the access network. “Last mile” still remains the bottleneck between a high capacity LAN or homeExpand
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Ethernet passive optical network (EPON): building a next-generation optical access network
This article describes Ethernet passive optical networks, an emerging local subscriber access architecture that combines low-cost point-to-multipoint fiber infrastructure with Ethernet. EPONs areExpand
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Supporting differentiated classes of service in Ethernet passive optical networks
Ethernet passive optical networks (EPONs) are being designed to deliver multiple services and applications, such as voice communications, standard and high-definition video (STV and HDTV), videoExpand
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Wavelength-division-multiplexed passive optical network (WDM-PON) technologies for broadband access: a review (Invited)
Feature Issue on Optical Access Networks (OAN) The passive optical network (PON) is an optical fiber based network architecture, which can provide much higher bandwidth in the access network comparedExpand
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Ethernet PON (ePON): Design and Analysis of an Optical Access Network
With the expansion of services offered over the Internet, the “last mile” bottleneck problems continue to exacerbate. A passive optical network (PON) is a technology viewed by many as an attractiveExpand
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Some organizing principles for representing data with sound
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