Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Networks

Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Networks

Author(s): Dave Hood, Elmar Trojer

Print ISBN: 9780470936870

Online ISBN: 9781118156070

DOI: 10.1002/9781118156070

Author Biography

About the Author

Dave Hood is a Distinguished Engineer at Ericsson AB. He was involved with passive optical networks since they were first conceived in the 1980s. He was active in the FSAN and ITU communities, where, among other responsibilities, he served as editor of OMCI Recommendation G.988. Dave is presently active in the SDN community.

Elmar Trojer is a Master Research Engineer at Ericsson AB, where he has developed dynamic line management solutions for ADSL2+ and VDSL2 and prototyped the DSL automatic optimizer that became an Ericsson product. He also prototyped the world's first Gb/s passive optical network system.