Performance enhancement of optical access network in C-RAN using nonlinear quantization-based compression

@article{Agata2014PerformanceEO,
  title={Performance enhancement of optical access network in C-RAN using nonlinear quantization-based compression},
  author={Akira Agata and Masayuki Oishi and Keiji Tanaka},
  journal={2014 OptoElectronics and Communication Conference and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology},
  year={2014},
  pages={144-145}
}
The impact of data compression on LTE performance is investigated in C-RAN requiring 20-Gbit/s transmission rate. The nonlinear quantization-based compression was found to be indispensable for achieving 20-km transmissions with keeping the required LTE quality.