Trends in Optical Switching Techniques: A Short Survey


We are currently witnessing a strong worldwide push toward bringing fiber closer to individual homes and businesses. The emerging FTTX access networks will move the bandwidth bottleneck from the first/last mile toward metropolitan and wide area networks, creating a need for efficient optical-switching mechanisms. In this article, we review the current… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/MNET.2008.4694173


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