Standardization Activities on Broadband Access Systems

Kenji NAKANISHI  Akihiro OTAKA  Yoichi MAEDA  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E91-B   No.8   pp.2454-2461
Publication Date: 2008/08/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1345
DOI: 10.1093/ietcom/e91-b.8.2454
Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: INVITED PAPER (Special Section on Next Generation Broadband Access Technologies)
PON,  B-PON,  GE-PON,  G-PON,  ITU-T,  FSAN,  IEEE802.3,  

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This paper describes international standardization activities on B-PON, GE-PON, and G-PON. This paper explains their distinctive technologies, and compares them from the technical view. This paper also mentions future PON standards which are discussed in some standardization bodies.